Staying Safe with your Emails

So now more of us are working from home, studying on-line or just browsing for leisure, it is increasingly important staying safe with emails. #winstanleywo presents the first in a series of articles related to scams, spam and other irritations that make your on-line experiences safer and more enjoyable. ReadContinue Reading

Michelle Lilley Hairdressers Re-opens

Another local business, Michelle Lilley Hairdressers re-opens. Please call ahead to make an appointment on 01942 218838. The proprietor and staff have worked hard to implement extensive social distancing measures. Please help us and follow the guidelines; use face coverings, observe social distancing and stay 6 feet apart, queue onContinue Reading

Shopping in Wigan & Beyond

WWO strongly advocate shopping locally above all else. We also support the independent and local living retailer above large chains. However, we also understand that from Monday 15th that many further non essential shops will reopen for business. Here we provide a summary of what is happening in Wigan TownContinue Reading

Essential Train Travel from Wigan

We have updated this article on the 12th June 2020 to address some of the questions that we found last week. Face coverings MUST be worn on journeys in England from 15th June. This includes in stations as wel as on the train. There are exemptions for babies, Children underContinue Reading

McDonalds Drive Thru Marus Bridge

A McDonald’s representative says: “We can (today) announce that by 4th June, 1,020 of our restaurants will have reopened, either for Drive Thru or McDelivery. This means every Drive Thru in Marus Bridge will reopen between Tuesday and Thursday next week and we will start to expand the availability ofContinue Reading

Galloways Update

Having reopened, just a quick update on opening times and operations. Opening times are 7:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Saturday. Closed all day Sunday. Numbers in the shop are limited with social distancing markers. A wall hand sanitizer is also provided.Continue Reading