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Eavesway
Did the late Tommy Eaves used to run his coach service from his house in Cansfield Grove i...
bryn156 9 1,895 19th Jun 2018, 06:55
roylew
Wigan Pier Warehouses - what's happening?
I popped back (home) to Wigan at the weekend, the last time I was there was at Christmas. ...
carol gr 60 3,208 18th Jun 2018, 15:47
John59
Ashton Heath
I’ve recently been intrigued by the history in and around Ashton Heath and the Lane that...
chimpbal 2 1,340 18th Jun 2018, 15:30
John59
Bank Street Golborne
Hello everyone. Has anyone got an original pic 0f Bank Street, Golborne.....NOT the houses...
irene 13 942 30th May 2018, 08:07
irene
Tom plumb
Are you avaiable please to do a outside tap ,Ann
ann-spam 4 1,140 23rd May 2018, 23:01
PeterP
Four seasons of the weather
not anymore we get them all in one day what has happened
ann-spam 4 1,144 2nd May 2018, 07:47
aussie94
Oh no not another one
Earl of Balcarres in Scholes has shut down this week landlord isn't renewing his licence I...
peter g 5 1,474 23rd Apr 2018, 14:47
peter g
Hindley
Does anyone know when Woolworths closed in Market Street closed down?
ireneb 8 1,400 20th Apr 2018, 20:09
beep54
Packet House, Wallgate.
Maureen Using the Wigan World old streets location and this larger scale map the Packet...
gaffer 3 1,233 6th Apr 2018, 20:39
momac
House office removals van
very Highelly recomended .
ann-spam 4 1,175 30th Mar 2018, 21:04
jarvo
KING WILLIAM PLATT BRIDGE CLOSES ITS DOORS TONIGHT
THE END IS HERE FOR THE KING WILLIAM IN PLATT BRIDGE AS ITS THE LAST NIGHT TONIGHT TO SERV...
lisa1979 16 2,875 24th Mar 2018, 16:24
peter g
Pinfold Square, Ince
Does anyone remember Pinfold Square in Ince? It was just off Manchester Road, almost oppos...
SoniaB 3 1,206 23rd Mar 2018, 18:15
irene
Old Pottery Road Wigan
I am making this enquiry on behalf of my sister she has a friend at the week-end they wer...
GOLDEN BEAR 17 3,222 19th Mar 2018, 19:14
ayrefield
Portland bar
New wine and gin bar to open on Winstanley shopping precinct..perhaps they will outdo the ...
roylew 5 1,816 13th Mar 2018, 17:15
tonker
Ton up 100 weeks - Save our NHS Chorley Hospital
Demonstrations have been held outside Wigan Infirmary and Leigh to save our NHS but this w...
maureen rutter nee green 1 1,009 9th Mar 2018, 00:08
whups
Nerja Spain
I am looking to booking an apartment on the El capistrano village has anyone been to this ...
winnie 12 2,009 3rd Mar 2018, 11:29
roylew
Pip Squeaks cafe and play centre upholland
Nice soft play area fresh food and drinks .
ann-spam 1 905 22nd Feb 2018, 20:35
ann-spam
parking
Where can you park in wigan,not including the car parks,any roads or streets,or disable ba...
r.fisher 2 1,650 30th Jan 2018, 20:35
thaknows
Queen St, Pemberton
Hi all, just asking if anyone would have or would know where i can get a photo of old Quee...
laineyloo 2 1,688 25th Jan 2018, 08:34
kathpressey
What has this building been since built
Can any one help with the history of 769a Ormskirk rd pemberton , we have the shop now ,...
evian12345 4 1,535 21st Jan 2018, 22:09
Platty
Ben Johnson
It’s being boarded up as I write
roylew 2 1,404 10th Jan 2018, 16:29
ayrefield
New shop Standishgate .
Groceries and other food Looks nice .
ann-spam 7 1,628 10th Jan 2018, 16:27
peter g
Interesting Wigan nostalgia book
The other day a relative bought a small book from the post office; can't remember exact ti...
ashtonman01 9 2,371 8th Jan 2018, 10:46
elizabeth
Poundstretcher at Robin Retail park
closes in january
ann-spam 9 1,845 7th Jan 2018, 00:01
PeterP
lost
there was a person talking about their mothe when she used to work at ,,,was it john roby,...
elizabeth 1 1,247 6th Jan 2018, 15:04
elizabeth
Irene Wyatt (Stationery )John England’s 1960s
Nostalgia makes me seek to connect with old work colleagues It was a nondescript job th...
kameras 4 1,664 1st Jan 2018, 13:50
kathpressey
Trawlerman chippy woodhouse lane
under new management from wednesday .
ann-spam 2 1,488 27th Dec 2017, 14:34
irene
Interesting (and tare?) Wigan film from 1979
Just discovered this piece of film footage on youtube showing GMT buses in Wigan dated 197...
ashtonman01 5 1,776 22nd Dec 2017, 20:38
PeterP
Room at the top
Anyone remember, Ken Baldwin a pro wrestler ran th joint. great times there. Such great m...
aussie94 18 3,738 13th Dec 2017, 15:37
cordyline
Last Orders in Standish
Anybody know Why it suddenly Closed."http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/ww/dance.gif"]"http://www...
cindy 21 5,572 5th Dec 2017, 14:43
cindy
Gennell Style, Hindley
Does anyone remember it? It was off Castle Hill Road, was it a street or a passage? Did i...
dave© 4 1,800 27th Nov 2017, 19:49
dave©
A fascinating YouTube video
.
whacker 4 1,794 24th Nov 2017, 15:53
broady
The Springfield
There's not much parking room is there
i-spy 1 1,487 15th Nov 2017, 20:54
stars
turning the clock back
anybody know why the Silver Tally at Almond Brook has reverted to its old name The Foreste...
i-spy 2 1,418 15th Nov 2017, 20:10
i-spy
stocks in fleet street pemberton
as anyone got photos showing the stocks, before kfc was built,early 60s, there was the sto...
builder09 3 1,940 10th Nov 2017, 17:05
tommy c
Thames Restaurant - Scot Lane
sorry if this has already been put on here - (first time poster) but drove past the Thames...
Verlaine 1 1,424 4th Nov 2017, 14:34
tonker
Was Ritz cinema haunted?
I heard a story yesterday from a colleague that the Ritz or the Dancing School was haunted...
ashtonman01 13 2,701 26th Oct 2017, 15:34
laughing gravy
memory
when living in Billinge Road as a child in the 50s we would often go out the back and clim...
kathpressey 20 2,367 9th Oct 2017, 13:24
k.parkes
Melias of Hindley
There is a shop at the top of Market St. in Hindley and they have removed the boards at th...
peter g 15 1,929 9th Oct 2017, 13:09
gideonfel
Farrimonds Chippy Standish
An Planning application gone in to turn This chippy into residential property.
cindy 34 4,873 30th Sep 2017, 19:57
i-spy