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Thursday, October 18, 2018
Carl Fogarty with founder of Bike Mech, Matt Winstanley and young people who attend the project

Young people meet two world champions

Young people who go to the Bike Mech project in Abram got to meet two world champions in a week. Under 21’s Enduro World Champion,...
Photo 1: Councillor Phil Kelly, Anne Melling (Worsley Mesnes Residents Association), Councillor Terry Halliwel, Joe Lavin (Chair, Worsley Mesnes Residents Association), Councillor William Rotherham, Eunice Houghton (Worsley Mesnes Residents Association), Peter Collins (Wigan Council, project manager)

Redevelopment of housing estate one step closer

Ambitious proposals to regenerate a Wigan housing estate are one step closer as the first phase of works are given the green light. Wigan Council...
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Borough’s businesses go on tour to give back to the community

Wigan Borough businesses are being given the opportunity to tour the community so they can give their time and resources to help local people. Each...
Standish Leisure Centre artist impression

Standish set for first class leisure facility

Work has started on a brand new two-storey community leisure centre in Standish. The exciting new development, which will feature a 70-station gym, a 100...
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New ‘place-based’, preventative role for the NHS in GM

Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, for the first time, set out Greater Manchester’s vision of a 21st century NHS as part of a...
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Irish Legacy Project

Calling all Irish Nurses and Navvies; Builders of Modern Britain Earlier this year, Chris Ruane MP began the Irish Builders of Modern Britain Project to help communicate...
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Job Opportunities in and around Greater Manchester

visit https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/greater%2Bmanchester/manchester/north%2Bwest or https://www.manchestercommunitycentral.org/ebulletin-newsletter
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Nominate a community hero

Do you know someone who goes the extra mile or should be recognised for their star quality? Nominations are currently open for the next Wigan...
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Last Friday evening, 5th October, our President, Janet Reynolds, welcomed Presidents from 18 societies and 44 visitors to The Thistle Society's Presidents & Visitors...
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The members of The Wigan Women's Friendship Club have enjoyed weekly meetings since we returned after our summer break. On Thursday 13th September members...
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