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Work starts on new £8m scheme of 72 affordable homes near Wigan town centre

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Work is underway to build 72 new affordable homes close to Wigan town centre in partnership with the council.
Date:
09/04/2019

New project preserving unique copies of posters from the 1910 election

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More than one hundred posters from the 1910 elections will be saved from deterioration thanks to new funding.
Date:
08/04/2019

Put your dancing shoes on

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There's no age limit to having fun at a new night in Wigan which hopes to connect people to their community.
Date:
05/04/2019

Wigan and Leigh sports clubs back plan to make games autism friendly

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The three top sports teams in Wigan Borough have backed an initiative to improve the match day experience for residents with autism.
Date:
03/04/2019

Get ready for the Guardians of the Galleries volume 2

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Wigan town centre's Marvel-lous Comic Con event, Guardians of the Galleries, will be back in next weekend for the second time in seven months.
Date:
02/04/2019

Food and drink festival held right the way through summer

Description
What was supposed to be a one-off food festival in Wigan town centre has been extended to take place throughout the summer, thanks to popular demand.
Date:
02/04/2019

Half a million to be invested in bespoke armed forces support services

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An investment of almost £500,000 will help a group of Wigan-based organisations to tackle complex mental health issues and substance misuse in veterans while supporting their families and those who care for them.
Date:
21/03/2019

Local businesses sign up to become age-friendly

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Businesses in Wigan town centre have pledged to support older people in the community.
Date:
21/03/2019

Reformed homecare in Wigan Borough is raising standards and quality

Description
Investment and reform across Wigan's homecare sector has boosted standards and the quality of care for residents.
Date:
21/03/2019

Step Places announce new partnership for prestigious Wigan Pier project

Description
Exciting plans for a multi-leisure destination at Wigan Pier are one step closer with the announcement of a new partnership and tenancy.
Date:
20/03/2019
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