Winter Wonderland on its way
Wigan town centre is set for a seasonal boost this year with a Winter Wonderland style market visiting for the first time.
Council bosses hope the rows of log cabins with all the usual trappings of Christmas will help the town rival Liverpool and Manchester’s festive offerings.
The markets are the perfect place for people to get in the mood for the holiday season. Coun David Molyneux The traditional treat will be along Standishgate for 25 days from late November through December.
Coun David Molyneux, Wigan Council’s cabinet member for regeneration, said: “We are very excited to be bringing... read more
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