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Little Acts of Kindness

Little Acts of Kindness

The Origins of Halloween

The Origins of Halloween

FarmFoods Saddle Retail Megastore

Farmfoods Saddle Retail Megastore

New Marus Bridge Deli

Marus Bridge Sandwich Deli

What’s On in Winstanley, Wigan & Beyond

Halloween Bonfire Night Activities

Halloween Interactive Ghost Walks

Liverpool Interactive Ghost Walk Friday 22nd October 7:30 to 8:30pm and 9 to 10 pm – Dates in November and December also available Tickets, Directions and other dates The first of the Halloween Interactive Ghost Walks is at the nearby imposing Liverpool Anglican Cathedral.

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Selected Events for 2022

Selected Events for 2022

Selected Events for 2022 in the North West. Take a look at our suggestions for events across the region for 2022. From festivals, sport, country fayres to something a little different. #winstanleywhatson will remind you in the run up to each. We will also advise should dates and plans change

New Year - Happier January

New Year – Happier January

2022 A New Year – Happier January. So just how can you make the start to 2022 a happier one? Last year wasn’t necessarily the best. Still there seems to be alot of uncertainty. Arguably the best way to try to handle difficulties by focusing on what we can control.

Events Local and Around Wigan Galleries - Visit Santa and his Elf

Events Local and Around

Wigan Galleries – Visit Santa and his Elf Date: Saturdays and Sundays 4th to 18th December 11 am – 3pm. Location: Wigan Galleries – Woodcock Square Possibly the last chance to see in the Galleries. Plenty of different, festive activities taking place during the month. Don’t forget to hand deliver

Poppy Appeal Then and Now

Poppy Appeal Then and Now

This year sees the return of Remembrance Day services following postponements due to Covid-19 in 2020. As Covid restrictions ease Royal British Legion collectors have been out our towns to raise vital funds to support the Armed Forces community. Their collectors have been at the heart of the Poppy Appeal

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