The News from Wigan
Brent Holland, Cycling and Wellbeing Instructor, Inspiring healthy lifestyles with the free lights. Click for full size image
Shine a light, light your bike!
Love cycling? Get winter ready with these free bike lights.
17 October 2018
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Work starts on Standish Leisure Centre
A brand new two-storey community leisure centre in Standish is being built.
16 October 2018
Sports Achiever of the Year: Keely Hodgkinson – Leigh Harriers. receives her award from Taekwondo World Champion Mahama Cho. Click for full size image
Sports Achiever of the Year: Keely Hodgkinson – Leigh Harriers. receives her award from Taekwondo World Champion Mahama Cho.
Believe Winners 2018
SPORTS stars of the future were celebrated at the 18th annual Believe Sports Awards at the DW Stadium on Friday.
15 October 2018
More talented athletes are receiving financial support to help them achieve their dreams. Click for full size image
Believe Talent Fund supports more athletes
More talented athletes are receiving financial support to help them achieve their dreams.
09 October 2018
Red and Fed ready for action. Click for full size image
Scoring a winner for men's health
More than 400 men have already signed up for a new FREE 12 week health kickstarter programme in Wigan and Leigh.
20 September 2018
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Hindley Pool
We are delighted to have been appointed by Wigan Council to take over the management of Hindley Pool on a temporary basis.
18 September 2018
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Record numbers at Leigh Community 10K
A record 750 people signed up for the second Leigh Community 10k, held on Sunday 13 August.
17 August 2018
Gordon (centre) with Cllr Chris Ready and Cllr Jim Moodie Click for full size image
Next stop Leigh for senior runner after reaching milestone
Age is just a number for one Wigan resident, who this month completed his 100th park run – and has now set his sights on this Sunday’s Leigh Community 10K.
10 August 2018
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Record numbers enjoy the Play at Haigh!
Haigh Woodland Park welcomed a record 14,000 visitors on Wednesday (1 August) for a festival of play.
03 August 2018
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Come to Haigh for a Day of Play!
Families are invited to a day of fun at Haigh Woodland Park as part of National Play Day celebrations on Wednesday 1 August.
31 July 2018
Elliot and grandad Click for full size image
Schoolboy takes on Leigh 10k for Grandad
A 15-year-old schoolboy from Leigh will run the Leigh 10K in memory of his grandad.
30 July 2018