BoroughLife 22/3/2024

Progress With Unity: Exhibition marks borough’s history and future

A new exhibition telling the story of the last 50 years of Wigan Borough is opening in Leigh on Thursday 28 March.

Forward, Together will be hosted at the Archives: Wigan & Leigh in Leigh Town Hall to celebrate the people, places and communities that have shaped the character of the borough since its formation in 1974.

The free exhibition, which will be in place until September, has been curated alongside students from Wigan and Leigh College, using the extensive photographic archive stored at the archives.

The exhibition is open to all and will be open Thursday – Saturday from 10am – 2pm (4pm on weekdays).

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