The News from Wigan
Transplant Games athlete Paul Reynolds (right) Click for full size image
World stage beckons for Robin Park member
Robin Park and Wigan Leisure Centre member Paul Reynolds set to compete in the World Transplant Games.
22 June 2017
Shanaze Reade Street Velodrome Click for full size image
World Champion cyclist heads up Street Velodrome return
Shanaze Reade heads up Team Wigan when Street Velodrome Series lands in Leigh.
14 June 2017
Walking participants in Leigh Click for full size image
1 Million People Active in Greater Manchester
Targets exceeded in latest Active People survey.
14 June 2017
Our Deal with Young People launch at Hindley Fire Station Click for full size image
Our Deal with Young People launch at Hindley Fire Station
New project to tackle anti-social behaviour launches with support from Police Crime Commissioner's office funding.
08 June 2017
Haigh Woodland Park Click for full size image
Picnic in the park
New picnic areas are being introduced in some of Haigh Woodland Park's beauty spots.
05 June 2017
Haigh Fest headliners The Relays Click for full size image
Six of the best for Haigh Fest Rewind
Six of Wigan's finest unsigned bands set to wow the crowd for Haigh Fest's return.
31 May 2017
Jane and Lorenzo Udegbue give The Daily Mile the thumbs up Click for full size image
Kids encouraged to walk to school and tackle the Daily Mile
Parents now joining the Daily Mile alongside over 9,000 pupils in Wigan Borough.
25 May 2017
Staff taking part in the Wellfest Mass Mile in Mesnes Park, Wigan Click for full size image
Wellfest is coming and this time it’s bigger than ever!
Festival celebrating ways people can get healthier and happier, will hit the streets again next month.
23 May 2017
Wigan Life Centre leisure manager Andrew Hewitt, Wigan Council chief executive Donna Hall, Inspiring healthy lifestyles managing director Pete Burt and assistant manager Ricky Worthington Click for full size image
Wigan Life Centre set for exciting leisure upgrade
Exciting changes set for gym and studio users at Wigan Life Centre.
16 May 2017
Inspiring healthy lifestyles staff with Quest Excellence award for wellbeing Click for full size image
Wellbeing service awarded ‘excellent’ status
Wellbeing service becomes first in Greater Manchester to receive excellence award.
11 May 2017
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Wigan and Leigh Dance Festival 2017
More than 80 dancers wowed over 160 spectators at a community street dance extravaganza.
04 May 2017
Haigh Fest Rewind 2017 Click for full size image
Haigh Fest returns!
Prestigious music festival to return to Wigan this summer with Haigh Fest Rewind 2017!
03 April 2017