Comment by dingerbell on 20th February 2009 at 07:07
It looks as though it is square.
Will it be Wigan RFC's home ground?
Comment by Dave on 20th February 2009 at 13:50
Wigan playing in Leigh?
Erm... I've just rung Satan and there's no sign of any snow down there yet :)
Comment by Carol on 20th February 2009 at 17:59
It's so much nicer than the JJB - can the warriors move there - lay on buses from the station or outside the JJB :)
Comment by joseph c. on 20th February 2009 at 18:00
it wouldnt surprise me if both local clubs ended up sharing this ground in the future.
Comment by Dave lewis on 20th February 2009 at 21:43
Nice arena, Leigh hate wigan could be some fun there, does anyone know the capacity.
Comment by Ernest Pyke on 21st February 2009 at 07:11
Dave lewis, Per Wikipedia :-
The following facilities are currently available at the Leigh Sports Village:
A multi-use 12,700 capacity outdoor stadium
A gymnasium, sports hall and swimming pool
A 400 metre running track with a covered sprinting facility and club house
Commercial office space
A campus for the Leigh branch of the Wigan and Leigh College
Multi-use floodlit 3rd generation artificial and grass pitches
A new pavilion and club house for Leigh East ARLFC
A 150 room, 4-star hotel
Comment by cool 56 on 23rd February 2009 at 22:54
it reminds us of what the pitch looked like before the match. you could of done a before and after shot? :o)
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