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Featuring the best of things to do – including music and gigs, nightlife, family activities, art & culture, food & drink, theatre and literature and more! We also have some great guides to bars, cafes, restaurants and things to do in Wigan Town Centre – showing you the best of independent Wigan – so, enjoy!

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From Cotton Bales to Canopic Jars – Talk by Ian Trumble

From Cotton Bales to Canopic Jars: 'A Victorian woman’s obsession with Ancient Egypt' Date: Thursday 19th September Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm Price: £3 - including tea/coffee 150 years ago, a young girl dreamed of visiting the land of the pharaohs. 20 years later she sailed the Nile, rode a donkey across the desert, and dined […]

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Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom
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Pub Heritage Night

Less than a week after re-opening, meet the new owner and licensees of the Swan and Railway and get an insight into the pubs rich heritage. Take a look around the pub which has been lovingly restored to its former glory. To complete the heritage theme, it’s also hoped to provide a selection of vintage […]

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Swan & Railway Hotel, 80 Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1BA United Kingdom
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The Something New Show

The Holding Cell welcomes Bawcocks and Bards once more for The Something New Show. Join Casino Improv for an evening of laughter, words and wiles. The Something New Show the most Wigan-ish evening of spoken word, poetry, improv and more. Our special guests are Fat Roland and Tom Little. Spectate or be bold and join […]

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The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom
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If you have some great news about your business or community group – please let us know! It might be a new opening, a new offer, or expansion – tell us and we’ll post it!

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Wigan Pubs and Restaurants

We also have a quick guide to the restaurants and pubs within Wigan Town Centre – with info, full contact details, websites and locations

– so have a great weekend in town!


Things to do around Wigan

Looking for activities and things to do around Wigan Town Centre? We have 2 in depth pages full of stuff to do – day and night, for people and groups of all ages.

For whether you’ve got a little money to spend, or when you don’t want to spend anything and still have some fun!

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