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brian - 17,617 Sticky!
Job Vacancies
Please add other local vacancies. Useful Links: Find a job - [url=https://findajob.d...
jo anne 52 6,551 Sticky!
Safely home? What happens when people leave hosp
Have you or someone you know been discharged from any hospital in the last 12 months? W...
pippa 19 3,833 Sticky!
National sevice
Hahaha
Handsomeminer 20 421 27th May 2024, 22:38
Handsomeminer
Cats
All cats must be microchipped by the 10th June 2024. Failure to do this may result in a...
mortarmillbill 6 90 27th May 2024, 21:36
First Mate
The Iron Bridge in Hindley
The iconic structure is to be removed soon due to electrification of the line. I’ll be s...
jo anne 29 3,314 27th May 2024, 19:24
Tommy Two Stroke
FAVOURITE CARTOONS
Continuing my “favourites” themed topics, come on, admit it. It doesn’t matter how ...
mollie m 55 645 27th May 2024, 17:35
mollie m
RIVETING VIEWING
I'm addicted to watching the Post Office Inquiry which is being shown live on YOUTUBE.. ...
admin 10 470 27th May 2024, 10:32
admin
To all music fans
About two weeks ago I was introduced to a bloke named Ren on YouTube and he has totally bl...
eggbeater 5 249 25th May 2024, 21:01
tomplum
Brass Band Contest 2024
Could someone provide a link to whitfridaybrass.org This is the Tameside Whit Friday Br...
mortarmillbill 9 332 25th May 2024, 18:42
mollie m
MAKERFIELD M.P. STANDING DOWN!!
I see that Yvonne Fovargue is retiring from politics and will not be standing as the MAKE...
GOLDEN BEAR 8 439 24th May 2024, 18:09
roylew
General Election July 4
I think I will vote for Reform Party as the other two are two cheeks of the same backside!...
fedup 12 296 24th May 2024, 10:10
PeterP
General Election 2024
It is looking highly likely that the election will be called on for a vote in October, and...
Tommy Two Stroke 93 1,392 24th May 2024, 07:34
Owd Codger
In a Nutshell: Brexit
As Jim Ratcliffe of Manchester United, brilliantly put it. He said the referendum “wa...
Tommy Two Stroke 11 342 23rd May 2024, 15:31
whups
Dreadful driving.
[url=https://www.itv.com/news/calendar/2024-05-21/cctv-shows-moment-occupants-flee-after-c...
gaffer 9 279 23rd May 2024, 15:22
Brasstoff
Weedkiller
Can anyone tell me the best weed killer for in between flags and where to buy it I've trie...
peter g 27 527 23rd May 2024, 11:46
momac
Prescription Delivery
Hello Wigan Worlders, is anyone out there getting their NHS PRESCRIPTIONS delivered for yo...
Brasstoff 18 328 23rd May 2024, 11:26
Brasstoff
FAO Bentlegs
In answer to your query on the history section. There are second hand mobility scooters ...
First Mate 3 153 23rd May 2024, 10:27
bentlegs
The Big Wigan Walk Week 2024
Coming soon … Sat 25th May - Sun 2nd June More than 40 organised walks, including ...
jo anne 2 175 23rd May 2024, 09:18
jo anne
The new Market Hall
If we do get one maybe the owners will make space for an acknowledgment to past market tra...
i-spy 53 1,189 22nd May 2024, 12:15
GOLDEN BEAR
Value for money ?
Age UK has upped prices for the service in Wigan . Minimum price is £33 for 90 minutes a...
i-spy 3 206 21st May 2024, 21:16
tonker
I'm as sick as this as you all are!
No doubt you have all heard the rumblings over on sports, people trying to get me banned e...
eggbeater 8 343 21st May 2024, 20:54
sammys
Kilner Jars
Can anyone make use of 8, medium size Kilner jars?? I'm sure someone can make use of them...
admin - 58 21st May 2024, 19:00
admin
THE OWLS
I took a couple of American friends to the OWLS on Monday night. What has happened to the...
admin 59 1,354 21st May 2024, 11:06
Tommy Two Stroke
Rishi Sunak makes an idiot of himself
Tonight, Rishi Sunak is doing a GB News People's Forum, a live televised question and answ...
Tommy Two Stroke 47 902 20th May 2024, 22:33
Tommy Two Stroke
Gardening tips
I looked on line and in gardening catalogues and tried all the outdoor outlets and can't f...
tomplum 16 341 20th May 2024, 12:14
tomplum
Charity shops
Are there any left in Wigan.I went to Bernardo’s at Beech hill but it’s turned into a ...
i-spy 10 403 20th May 2024, 08:39
kathpressey
A few scenes from Bonnie Scotland
[url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AV-VSMqMoog] May 2024 Toms tours
tomplum 14 252 19th May 2024, 22:32
mollie m
Should rubber dinghies have insurance ?
Imagine if you're a channel swimmer and a dinghy full of Illegal sea farers knock you und...
tomplum 5 247 19th May 2024, 18:43
bentlegs
Wigan?
Where is it? As I had to look for an address today, in Wigan, I typed 'Wigan' into Goog...
tonker 3 449 19th May 2024, 18:39
bentlegs
Exhibitions
Borsdane Woods and Beyond, from 15th May - 2nd June at St John's Methodist Church, Market ...
jo anne 5 170 19th May 2024, 15:45
tonker
Nestcam update
All is quiet bird is looking comfortable hatching should be soon . I do not think that al...
Wigman31 22 451 19th May 2024, 10:11
PeterP
anyone else with EE phone provider
I signed up for 2 years June last year for, unlimited calls, unlimited texts and 20 GB of ...
tomplum 10 367 18th May 2024, 17:43
tomplum
Ground hog day
I have been trying to get hold of the District Nurse and know they are now on OUT OF HOURS...
PeterP 2 172 18th May 2024, 13:20
PeterP
Is nothing sacred these days
The Blackpool rock industry is under threat from Chinese imposters. Wonder what George wo...
i-spy 7 201 18th May 2024, 09:31
jo anne
imitation is the sincerest
Form of flattery https://i.imgur.com/qQelgGE.jpg]
tomplum 2 158 18th May 2024, 08:18
tomplum
Dangerous Cycling
Death by dangerous cycling set to become offence. Should cyclist have insurance like car ...
First Mate 17 379 18th May 2024, 08:17
Owd Codger
Algae
Like every one else now the drier weather is with us I have been looking at the white plas...
PeterP 11 287 18th May 2024, 06:09
mortarmillbill
The Brick Community Stadium
The DW Stadium has been renamed to the The Brick Community Stadium [url=https://wigana...
Tommy Two Stroke 11 496 17th May 2024, 19:31
bentlegs
ADVICE PLEASE
Whenever I ask for advice on here, I always get sensible answers, so here goes. I made ...
mollie m 29 679 17th May 2024, 08:00
Owd Codger
Fake Royal Mail postage stamps.
[url=https://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/consumer-affairs/china-flooding-britain-fake-stamps...
gaffer 18 577 15th May 2024, 20:19
Tommy Two Stroke
Arrests
Lots of arrests were made in Wigan town centre last night,drunks,drugs and a driving offen...
nanajacqui 1 296 15th May 2024, 14:27
tonker
WIGAN TIMBER
Does anyone know what has happened to this company? Went down yesterday and the premises w...
admin 13 518 15th May 2024, 12:43
tonker