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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 6th July, 2007)

Water World

Water World
The interior of Wigan's International Pool which is set to close.

Photo: Steve Carter  (Fuji Finepix A330)
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Comment by: Brian on 6th July 2007 at 23:45

Ahh, the smell of chlorine outside. :o)

Comment by: Phil on 7th July 2007 at 11:04

The baths cerainly bring back memories of when I grew up in wigan

Comment by: Dave on 24th August 2007 at 21:10

I remember learning to swim here shortly after the building was first opened. I started in then old baths which were closed after this building openend. If I remember right the old baths were then redone and opened up.

Comment by: Tim Nicholls on 29th February 2008 at 01:11

I lived in Billinge for a year, while doing a teacher exchange. I would go to the international pool before school. It was a great place to swim. Why did it close? It seemed relatively new.

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