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 Photo-a-Day      (Wednesday, 8th January, 2014) Views: 2,701 
Taking shape
 Taking shape   by Andrew Fishburn  (Canon EOS 6D)
The new Premier Inn (formerly Police Station) in the town centre.

Comment by Vic, Adelaide, South Australia on 8th January 2014 at 02:21
I used to work there on the top floor, Wigan CID, so many fond memories.


Comment by kath on 8th January 2014 at 06:45
That's gone up quick. I might stay there when it's finished!


Comment by Ernest Pyke on 8th January 2014 at 07:44
Can`t quite make out the time on Wigan Parish Church clock!


Comment by joe graney on 8th January 2014 at 08:55
what is the building in the background ? not been back for a while.


Comment by Ernest Pyke on 8th January 2014 at 08:59
kath; It`s an existing building. See:- New Gallery, Big Pics 2.


Comment by Kenee on 8th January 2014 at 09:40
I'm sure they'll find a nice cell for you Kath,


Comment by Roy on 8th January 2014 at 11:37
Ernest,if you want to see the time, right click. Save pic as....... LOL.
Much nicer looking building now, even though it's only a 'cover up' as Vic on the top floor might have said a few years ago.


Comment by Peterp on 8th January 2014 at 16:11
Joe Graney the building you see to the left of the old police station is the new life centre which combines the new replacement baths/fitness centre and council offices


Comment by joe graney on 8th January 2014 at 18:21
thanks Peterp happy new year.


Comment by Garry on 8th January 2014 at 19:16
Two ugly buildings on show there.


Comment by Neil Rigby on 8th January 2014 at 20:00
For comparison: there is a recent P-a-D just before "remodelling":

http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/photoaday.php?photo=2013-08-20


Comment by Ernest Pyke on 8th January 2014 at 22:32
Roy; Had done that but not clear enough after enlarging.


Comment by Neil Rigby on 8th January 2014 at 22:56
Ernest, it looks like 10:20 to me.


Comment by Kenee on 9th January 2014 at 10:28
Wigan is becoming a town of boxes.


Comment by Trish on 9th January 2014 at 15:08
Little boxes on the hillside, Little boxes all the same, Lets have some decent buildings,


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