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Northern Soul list 3
Thought it was time to start a new thread to save scrolling. Still had no time to updat...
brian j 1270 39,128 Sticky!
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 16
HERE WE GO NUMBER 16 [url="http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_message.php?opt=f...
bambam 129 2,514 20th Oct 2021, 14:26
whups
St Helens Mining Tech On North Road
Anybody remember any of the teachers from St Helens Mining Tech on North Road? I can reme...
GrahamK 75 6,461 19th Oct 2021, 14:40
phred
PHOTO OF ORMSKIRK RD
I AM making a special appeal to all my fellow member's of WIGAN WORLD and that is i am des...
GOLDEN BEAR 6 242 11th Oct 2021, 20:23
dougie
Those Who Were There
[url="https://www.sabrinafuller.com/those-who-were-there-at-home"] Walk the past presen...
WiganSoundWalk 13 552 11th Oct 2021, 18:55
Magic tree
temperance bars
I wonder if anyone remembers a temperance bar in King St in the 1950s? I am sure I rememb...
Kathy T 16 369 11th Oct 2021, 11:21
aussie94
Irish diaspora mid 1800s
I am doing some research into Irish settlement in the mid-1800s. I have read that Scholes/...
WiganWrestlingHistory 14 1,183 11th Oct 2021, 10:37
aussie94
gallagher family from greenough row 1911
my grandfather john gallagher lived at ,5 greenough row in 1911 .is there any w...
traveller 2 212 1st Oct 2021, 11:05
winnie
st johns school pemberton
happy times was there from 1952 until i sat my 11 plus.
jud178 40 2,839 22nd Sep 2021, 14:46
GOLDEN BEAR
Christine Marsden
Hello Christine i believe you have info on the burials of ST. MATHEWS Highfield i would b...
GOLDEN BEAR 2 410 10th Sep 2021, 15:04
bluebell3
Motor bike stores in WIGAN
I am just enquiring to all wigan worlder's were and when were the first MOTOR BIKE SHOP'S...
GOLDEN BEAR 2 181 6th Sep 2021, 23:47
tuddy
Church records
The lovely Freda did an amazing job transcribing the cemetery records. I have used them s...
daviessb 5 797 3rd Sep 2021, 18:17
bluebell3
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 15
HERE WE GO NUMBER 15 [url="http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_message.php?opt=f...
bambam 145 4,438 19th Aug 2021, 16:05
bambam
Golborne colliery
Can anyone tell me how it got Kidglove as a name please?
flaggy delf 943 30,861 7th Aug 2021, 15:00
whups
Wigan Music Scene
Do you have any memories of Wigan Town Centre-based gigs/clubs/bands/festivals that you'd ...
WiganSoundWalk - 326 2nd Aug 2021, 09:51
WiganSoundWalk
Bridge 63 Red Rock.
I have just read that the pub 'Bridge 63' at Red Rock (formerly the Crawford Arms) is re...
lock lass 5 624 27th Jul 2021, 16:35
JR
wigan casino and student union
I remember Quintessence at the casino in 69 or 70.what a fantastic night.I stood about a f...
Magic tree 97 2,301 27th Jul 2021, 16:16
JR
Wiganworld Forums
Instead of using this Communicate section. It would be more advantageous, and quicker for ...
wiganyankeeron 1 1,997 27th Jul 2021, 15:22
Rothden1
Llandudno web-cam
Llandudno is popular with us Wiganers Here is live view from café on West Shore [url=...
cordyline 25 4,948 18th Jul 2021, 19:13
PeterP
Orange day southport .
Not going ahead this year
anniedingle 2 356 15th Jul 2021, 10:24
bentlegs
Clacton on sea
Visited clacton on sea there delicately is pie ,mash ,Liquer it was very nice didnt think ...
anniedingle 4 359 14th Jul 2021, 10:48
PeterP
Wigan Pier
Does anyone know what’s happening at Wigan Pier..is this another missed managed project?
roylew 7 630 6th Jul 2021, 18:04
JR
DECORATORS ?
Well for the second time of asking WW's do any of you know of a good /decent WALLPAPER /HA...
GOLDEN BEAR 10 412 6th Jul 2021, 15:53
GOLDEN BEAR
Alkers lane
Anyone know where this was in 1901? Orrell /Pemberton census
christine marsden 5 436 15th Jun 2021, 17:14
momac
NAME OF CLUB?
Can anyone tell me the name of the LABOUR CLUB which was behind the shops opposite MARSH P...
GOLDEN BEAR 5 465 10th Jun 2021, 13:06
GOLDEN BEAR
Motorbike shop at saddle
During a conversation the other day about motorbikes for some reason , I came up with " oh...
comfortably numb 42 3,703 31st May 2021, 08:46
tonker
Woodhouses
Anyone know where woodhouses was in Wigan late 1700s early 1800 s
christine marsden 5 523 25th May 2021, 09:59
christine marsden
Pit shaft
Does anyone remember a pit shaft in number 3 field on platt lane fields in scholes? Tryin...
Gunnerbilly 4 423 21st May 2021, 11:12
chris southworth
Question; the properties built Whelley "The Mount"
Would anyone have any historical information regarding the building of the properties up t...
goldringers 28 873 14th May 2021, 14:41
upthetims
School photos st.williams rc 1950,s
Any school pictures from my primary school from 1955-1960
steve eady 2 360 8th May 2021, 17:45
sammys
HERE WE GO NUMBER 14
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 14
bambam 251 5,570 4th May 2021, 16:47
bambam
Mystery House/Cross Country Runs - Shevvy High
Does anyone remember a lone, derelict house in I think it must have been Elnup Woods ? ...
hamlet 12 3,419 1st May 2021, 13:28
ShevvyChic
Logs
If you dont mind a bit of a run out go to Delanere Forest, you can pick it up where the r...
bentlegs 6 745 27th Apr 2021, 17:05
bentlegs
The History of Wigan Casino and Northern Soul
Three wonderful stickys of music and now the history At 2am in the early hours of Sunda...
tony g 40 7,084 24th Apr 2021, 08:09
jo anne
Titanic Survey ........
...... See General!
tonker 5 415 23rd Apr 2021, 22:10
tonker
ST .PAUL Church Yard
I was just wondering does anyone know who is responsible for the upkeep and general tidyin...
GOLDEN BEAR 23 1,219 22nd Apr 2021, 19:41
DaveL
Kitt Green
Hi everyone I'm asking for info if anyone has it please .I'm looking for info on my step g...
winnie 18 845 16th Apr 2021, 11:26
christine marsden
GRAVES INDEX
Can anyone tell me if there is a grave index for ST .MATHEWS ,HIGHFIELD ,PEMBERTON . I ha...
GOLDEN BEAR 4 480 16th Apr 2021, 10:51
christine marsden
Scotsman’s flash
Hi just joined today , my husband starting digging the garden to do an sunken. Trampoline ...
kirstiefish01 16 837 10th Apr 2021, 08:43
kathpressey
OLD FARM HOUSE UNDER SCOTMANS FLASH
is it true there is a old farm house under scotmans flash - does anyone have pics before t...
shiny 93 17,957 9th Apr 2021, 18:09
tonker
Bull Hey- Wigan Cricket Club
Can anyone enlighten me as to why Wigan Cricket Club grounds off Park Road are named Bull ...
fedup 2 470 22nd Mar 2021, 10:48
JR