wiganworld album
Album

Upload your photos. Thousands of old Wigan photos to browse and comment on.

Wigan Cemetery Index
Wigan Cemetery Index

Index covers 3rd September 1856 to 30th November 2007.

Wigan Message Boards
Wigan Message Boards

General Wigan chat, find out more about Wigan, trace relatives, get help.

What's On in Wigan
What's On in Wigan

Local events in and around Wigan, why not list yours, it's free.

Wigan Chronology
Wigan Chronology

Local chronology from Wigan Almanacs covering most years from 1879 to 1949.

Wigan Classifieds
Wigan Classifieds

Registration not required to list items for sale, wanted, swaps, upload photos.

Local History
Lots more Local History

Town directories, streets, court leet rolls, stories, books...

Wigan Blog
Wigan Blog

General musings mainly about Wigan and the wiganworld website.

Fred Dibnah
In memory of Fred Dibnah, world famous steeplejack.

Wigan Family & Local History Society
Wigan Family & Local History Society.
Wigan FHS

Pubs of the Past
Pubs of the Past Wigan pubs in photos and other info.

Reading Room
Reading Room - 27 pages of old Wigan News from 1890.

Wigan Views, 1908
Wigan Views, 1908. A souvenir booklet of old photos and ads.

Bernard Dowdall the Thespian.
Photo: Cliff Higham

Our Bernard, the Cross Country runner, in his first starring role as a priest defrocked for debauchery. Type cast I would think. Screened in November.

Family Research

Wigan Cemetery Index
Wigan Cemetery Index

Index covers 3rd September 1856 to 30th November 2007.
(117,917 entries)

Gidlow Cemetery Index
Gidlow Cemetery Index

Index covers 14th January 1948 to 13th December 2013.
(16,188 entries)

Hindley Cemetery Index
Hindley Cemetery Index

Index covers 10th June 1880 to 18th December 2012.
(32,307 entries)

Ince Cemetery Index
Ince Cemetery Index

Index covers 6th October 1857 to 10th December 2009.
(39,319 entries)

Westwood Cemetery Index
Westwood Cemetery Index

Index covers 12th January 1946 to 31st December 2007.
(5,697 entries)

Howe Bridge Cemetery Index
Howe Bridge Cemetery Index

Index covers 13th January 1975 to 31st December 2007.
(1,854 entries)

Wigan Genealogy
Wigan Genealogy

Local genealogy for the Wigan area only. 1,000s of names listed.

Wigan Family & Local History Society
Wigan Family & Local History Society

The promotion and encouragement of research into family and local history.

BOOM!

BOOM!
by Dave (Oy)

(Nikon D850 with Nikon 16-35mm F/4 AF-S G VR)

(Wednesday, 29th November, 2017)

Dam

Dam
by Harry Cunliffe

(Nikon Coolpix 7900)

(Thursday, 25th March, 2010)

What you're talking about now

Message Started by Replies Views Last Post
Maurice Lindsay
''Wigan Warriors are deeply saddened to announce the passing of former Chairman Maurice Li...
wigvet 10 249 19th May 2022, 00:59
Sky News
I'm really enjoying Kay Burley in Wigan. She's at the Brick today which I have heard of ...
kathpressey 4 267 19th May 2022, 00:49
Wigan Market is Closing Down
Wigan Market is shutting down this year, this awful news was announced in Leigh Market thi...
Tommy Two Stroke 3 148 18th May 2022, 23:53
Money's Worth.
Just realised I am certainly getting my money's worth from my TV licence fee... Our Lad fl...
Billinge Biker 10 367 18th May 2022, 23:08
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 18
HERE WE GO NUMBER 18 [url="http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_message.php?o...
bambam 241 2,996 18th May 2022, 21:53
HINDLEY COUNCIL OFFICES ?
I was driving past the old Hindley Council offices today i saw a nurse going in with sever...
GOLDEN BEAR 2 216 18th May 2022, 19:58
Hit and run..
Last night 9-20 PM.on Ormskirk Rd,a woman was killed and two males seriously injured after...
momac 68 2,503 18th May 2022, 19:44
PIPS????
I am asking this question for someone who does not have any access to computer's etc ... ...
GOLDEN BEAR 3 163 18th May 2022, 19:13
Passport renewals
Advised by Gov.Uk to allow 10 weeks for renewal. Got photos from Max Spielman at Asda a...
mortarmillbill 4 112 18th May 2022, 19:09
SOFOLOGY
I would just like to inform anyone on this site tread very ,very carefully should you want...
GOLDEN BEAR 5 198 18th May 2022, 17:54