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New Opening: Grant’s Furniture, Obscurities, & Gifts

There’s a new shop in town! As well as his own store, Grant’s Furniture, Obscurities, & Gifts. Grant is converting the rest of the space at the historical Bulldog Forge site to other local artisan traders to use as a market space. In his own words “On my side, it’s a lot of pub furniture, […]

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Line up announce for Wigan International Jazz Fest 2019

Wigan International Jazz Festival is back this year whole a host of ew acts across 3 days on Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th July 2019. Evening Concerts Jazz Planets – Thursday 11th July Salena Jones & Her Quintet – Friday 12th July Alan Barnes + 11 – Saturday 13th July Louis Dowdeswell Big Band – […]

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Wigan STEAM move to new location

Wigan STEAM are moving to The Galleries next month where they will be working with The Galleries to bring even more creativity to the local area. If you don’t know who Wigan STEAM are yet, here are their own words “We are a pioneering arts organisation providing exciting learning opportunities, workshops, and exhibitions for young […]

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New Opening: Foodbox expands premises

Foodbox previously known as the extremely popular, Taco the Town, in Wigan market have some great news. This week they have now moved to Makinson Arcade with a new look. With a larger food area and seating available. Food is still available for takeaway. Same great food but with more to the menu. Opening hours: […]

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New community space at The Old Courts

The Old Courts are now offering a free space for community groups in Wigan to use on Mondays. Whether it’s an established meet-up group, a budding knitting class or anything in between, we want to help. Each Monday between 10am and 4pm The Old Courts can offer private café space for exclusive use for the […]

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Wigan Tennis League – now open

Join Wigan Tennis League by Monday 28 January. An easy way for men & women of all standards to play friendly, competitive singles. Players are organised into groups of 6-8 players and arrange their own matches at a mutually convenient time. Any court that suits both players can be used. Everyone who completes 3 matches […]

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