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October 2017

Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered Exhibition

Saturday, 21st October @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday: 10am - 5pm Tuesday: 10am - 5pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 11am - 3pm Sunday: Closed
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The award-winning Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered exhibition is coming to Wigan! The Museum of Wigan Life will become just the fourth museum in the UK to play host to a prestigious exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Only Manchester Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow and World Museum Liverpool have hosted this touring exhibition, making it an exciting capture for Wigan! Animal Mummies Uncovered offers a fascinating insight into the world of Ancient Egyptian animal mummification. This myth-busting experience…

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Say Two: Hansel and Gretel

Saturday, 21st October @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Follow Hansel and Gretel into the magic forest, find a delicious Gingerbread cottage and defeat the Wicked Witch! A super early Halloween treat. Children love Say Two’s special blend of acting, singing, dancing and joining in. Grown-ups, sit back, relax and allow your family to enjoy these traditional fairy tales brought to life. Halloween costumes welcome. Cheaper than the cinema- live performance is twice the fun. Great for age 8 and under. Children under 18months go free. £6 per ticket//…

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Under the Sea Kids Club event with Wigan Sub Aqua Club

Saturday, 21st October @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Grand Arcade, 23 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 1BH United Kingdom

Come along to find out more about the underwater world experienced by Wigan Sub Aqua Club members. See the different types of sea life witnessed in their open water dives and find out how you can join the Sub Aqua Club. Plus, take part in the colouring competition to win fantastic prizes.

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Spooky Halloween for kids

Tuesday, 24th October @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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24th & 26th
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Tuesday 24th and Thursday 26th October 1pm – 2.30pm Booking required Visit for Spooky Halloween activities. Make your own mask and ghoulish treats. Be there or be very afraid. Fancy dress welcome!

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Spooky Halloween for kids

Thursday, 26th October @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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24th & 26th
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Tuesday 24th and Thursday 26th October 1pm – 2.30pm Booking required Visit for Spooky Halloween activities. Make your own mask and ghoulish treats. Be there or be very afraid. Fancy dress welcome!

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Spooky Craft Fair – Wigan indoor market

Friday, 27th October @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sat & Sun
Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX

Spooky craft fair Many stalls all dressed Halloween themed Free kids craft workshop Stall holder in fancy dress

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Haigh Foodie Friday – Halloween Fancy Dress Special

Friday, 27th October @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Haigh Hall Country Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

This is a great new street food and drink event on the last Friday of the month. Back again for another Haigh Foodie Friday – Halloween style – from 6pm, with amazing food and drink to tempt you. Come in your best Halloween fancy dress costumes and with an empty belly! Kitchen Courtyard – Haigh Woodland Park resident vendors ,plus a tasty mix of guest street food traders will provide a feast of treats and drinks to sample. Adventure Golf…

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Spooky Craft Fair – Wigan indoor market

Saturday, 28th October @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sat & Sun
Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX

Spooky craft fair Many stalls all dressed Halloween themed Free kids craft workshop Stall holder in fancy dress

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Halloween in the Kitchen Courtyard

Saturday, 28th October @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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28th & 29th
Haigh Hall Country Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

🎃 Pumpkin Carving with Cook and Foragers. Sessions every hour 12.00noon – 3pm (4 sessions) £3 per child 🎃 Flower Cauldron Making with AM Flowers Booking essential – Tel: 01942 832340 £3 per child 🎃 Make your own ‘Ice Scream’. Ice Cream Sundae workshop and take home ‘DIY Sundae Kit’ with Holden’s Ice Cream Parlour 1.00pm and 3.00pm £6.50 🎃 Spooky Biscuit Decorating with All You Knead Bakery Drop in sessions £3 per child 🎃 Halloween Lollipop Decorating with Luisco…

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The Galleries Spooky Trial

Saturday, 28th October @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

The Galleries will host a FREE ghoulish Halloween event with all things witch craft and wizardry! Join us in fancy dress for: * A spooky trick or treat trail for all the family * Craft stations to include Makinson Magic Potions, Wigan Witch hat making & mini pumpkin carving. * A spooktacular performance from Mad Science * Plus more!

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Spooky Halloween Family Park Walk

Saturday, 28th October @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jubilee Park – Ashton, Wigan Road
Asthon-in-Maskerfield, Wigan WN4 9BH United Kingdom

The first ever Halloween Spooky Walk at Jubilee Park! 👻 🎃 👻 🎃 Come along from 6-8pm for some scary fun! This event is for ALL the family but in particular for children & young people ages 5 – 17. Plus any Halloween fanatic adults! 😂 Start by bobbing for apples 🍎 and Halloween 🎃 fun and music at the Pavilion. Then warm yourself with a brew before entering the Spooky Walk!!! The event is £1 per adult and child…

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Halloween in the Kitchen Courtyard

Sunday, 29th October @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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28th & 29th
Haigh Hall Country Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

🎃 Pumpkin Carving with Cook and Foragers. Sessions every hour 12.00noon – 3pm (4 sessions) £3 per child 🎃 Flower Cauldron Making with AM Flowers Booking essential – Tel: 01942 832340 £3 per child 🎃 Make your own ‘Ice Scream’. Ice Cream Sundae workshop and take home ‘DIY Sundae Kit’ with Holden’s Ice Cream Parlour 1.00pm and 3.00pm £6.50 🎃 Spooky Biscuit Decorating with All You Knead Bakery Drop in sessions £3 per child 🎃 Halloween Lollipop Decorating with Luisco…

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November 2017

Standish Cricket club’s fireworks extravaganza

Friday, 3rd November @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Standish Cricket Club, Green Lane, Standish
Wigan, WN6 0TX United Kingdom

A real family night out, watch Standish Cricket club’s fireworks extravaganza and children’s funfair This event is not to be missed! Gates open 18.30pm Admission fees apply – £3 Adults £2 kids Tickets are available from: The Country Store, Chorley Road, Standish The Chadwick Family’s Emporium of Fine Foods, High Street, Standish Derby House, Mossy Lea Road, Wrightington

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Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered Exhibition

Saturday, 4th November @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday: 10am - 5pm Tuesday: 10am - 5pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 11am - 3pm Sunday: Closed
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The award-winning Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered exhibition is coming to Wigan! The Museum of Wigan Life will become just the fourth museum in the UK to play host to a prestigious exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Only Manchester Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow and World Museum Liverpool have hosted this touring exhibition, making it an exciting capture for Wigan! Animal Mummies Uncovered offers a fascinating insight into the world of Ancient Egyptian animal mummification. This myth-busting experience…

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Boomin’ Family Fireworks Spectacular

Sunday, 5th November @ 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Haigh Hall Country Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

A fantastic night of fireworks and fun for all the family! Featuring live music from Wigan’s own brilliant and popular band Boomin’ – plus The Trolls children’s show and DJ/Singer James Norton. The evening finishes with our fantastic fireworks finale from National Firework Champions – SM ART Pyro. Gates open from 4pm £1.50 parking Advanced ticket prices Adults – £9.00 Children – age 5-15 years old £7.00 (under age 4 free) Family – 2 adults, 2 children £28.00 (booking fee…

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Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered Exhibition

Saturday, 18th November @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday: 10am - 5pm Tuesday: 10am - 5pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 11am - 3pm Sunday: Closed
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The award-winning Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered exhibition is coming to Wigan! The Museum of Wigan Life will become just the fourth museum in the UK to play host to a prestigious exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Only Manchester Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow and World Museum Liverpool have hosted this touring exhibition, making it an exciting capture for Wigan! Animal Mummies Uncovered offers a fascinating insight into the world of Ancient Egyptian animal mummification. This myth-busting experience…

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Vintage Farmers Market

Sunday, 19th November @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every 3rd Sunday
Greenslate Community Farm, Greenslate Lodge, Greenslate Road
Billinge, Wigan, WN5 7BG United Kingdom

Amazing local artisan food and drink with a splash of vintage home made crafts! Greenslate Vintage Farmers Market is on the 3rd Sunday of every month celebrating all the great local produce we have right here in the North West and theres also hot food and refreshments to keep you fueled throughout! Admission is Free!  

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December 2017

Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered Exhibition

Saturday, 2nd December @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday: 10am - 5pm Tuesday: 10am - 5pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 11am - 3pm Sunday: Closed
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The award-winning Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered exhibition is coming to Wigan! The Museum of Wigan Life will become just the fourth museum in the UK to play host to a prestigious exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Only Manchester Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow and World Museum Liverpool have hosted this touring exhibition, making it an exciting capture for Wigan! Animal Mummies Uncovered offers a fascinating insight into the world of Ancient Egyptian animal mummification. This myth-busting experience…

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Standish Christmas Market 2017

Saturday, 2nd December @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Standish, Wigan, United Kingdom

Deck the halls and get Santa on stand-by, we’re back for our second year! Standish Voice is proud to present the 2017 Standish Christmas Market on Saturday, 2nd December! We’ll be back in the heart of Standish and rocking around the Christmas tree with new stalls, new acts and some new tricks to kick off your festive season in style. Bring the kids! Bring your mates! Bring folk from Chorley and make them jealous! Once again we’ll be opening the…

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Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered Exhibition

Saturday, 16th December @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday: 10am - 5pm Tuesday: 10am - 5pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 11am - 3pm Sunday: Closed
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The award-winning Egyptian Animal Mummies Uncovered exhibition is coming to Wigan! The Museum of Wigan Life will become just the fourth museum in the UK to play host to a prestigious exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Only Manchester Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow and World Museum Liverpool have hosted this touring exhibition, making it an exciting capture for Wigan! Animal Mummies Uncovered offers a fascinating insight into the world of Ancient Egyptian animal mummification. This myth-busting experience…

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