wiganworld is 7
I can't believe how quick those years have passed by!
To celebrate, I was going to have 7 updates but only managed 5. Oh well, here goes...
Some time ago, I remember reading something about a spitfire crash in Aspull. Don't know where or when, then luckily I met a nice chap by the name of Eric Turner who witnessed the crash in 1942. Read more about the Spitfire crash.
Continuing with the new "Inside Wigan" gallery, here are some photos of Winstanley Hall.
Fred Foster has wrote a book about his childhood memories from 1931 to 1950. He has very kindly allowed me to publish it, in its entirety, on wiganworld. You can read the book here.
It's about time the site had a newsletter feature. You can easily subscribe and unsubscribe at any time. Receive local info direct to your inbox, sign up to the newsletter here.
Purely experimental at this stage! If all goes well, I will be adding lots of features like viewed count, ratings, comments etc. A bit like YouTube but the videos are local and the video size is larger. www.wiganworld.co.uk/tv