Photo-a-Day (Friday, 26th December, 2008)
The Famous Pagefield
another great building thanks dave
Anyone know when it became Famous? i.e when was Famous added to it`s name?
One of the few hotels in Wigan with a bowling green. Walker Bros (Wigan) Ltd. played in The Wigan Workshops League here in the fifties and was referred to affectionally as `The Ploughed Field`!
famous for what
If they sell ail in then have bin in
It is beautiful building,but must have wigan highest amount of fag ends outside the doorways
Not anymore, the venue is under new management from Dec 2012 and is now a well run, clean and tidy establishment. Has live music every weekend and a warm welcome to all.
The vacant plot of land, which had a row of shops on many years ago, adjacent to the right, is now being built on. Wonder why this is after a very long period of time.