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'Not to be missed' Festival for local businesses

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The Believe in Business Festival is just a couple of weeks away, and local businesses are being urged to sign up to workshops and panels tailor-made to support businesses with challenges they are facing in 2023.
Date:
Tuesday 24th January 2023

Countdown is on for Wigan Borough's Believe in Business Festival

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A first-of-its-kind business festival is less than a month away with an open invitation extended across Wigan Borough.
Date:
Wednesday 18th January 2023

Tasty treats in store as new leisure centre café launches at Howe Bridge

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A fantastic new family-run café has opened at Howe Bridge Leisure Centre in Atherton, Café Iris.
Date:
Friday 6th January 2023

Groundbreaking at £135 million Wigan Galleries redevelopment

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Cityheart and Wigan Council have broken ground at the £135 million Galleries shopping centre redevelopment scheme in the heart of Wigan town centre.
Date:
Tuesday 29th November 2022

Food court to feature at festival's High Street showcase

Description
An artisan market and food court is a mouth-watering addition to the Believe in Business Festival.
Date:
Wednesday 17th August 2022

Lord Smith; a remarkable individual who leaves a lasting legacy

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This month's blog includes a tribute to Lord Smith and marks the Olympian efforts of our borough's athletes.
Date:
Friday 13th August 2021

Borough link road complete

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A new road providing better connectivity to Wigan town centre is now open. The A49 link road was officially unveiled by the leader of Wigan Council, Coun David Molyneux, today.
Date:
Friday 26th June 2020
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