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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Wigan’s foodie scene is a lot more than just pies as it is bursting with delicious offerings – so we’ve chosen some of the best restaurants serving up some visual treats to get your taste buds tingling.

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Monday, January 16, 2017

Think of Wigan in culinary terms and what springs to mind? Probably the pies that mythically dominate the local diet. The truth, Martin Pilkington discovers, is very different.

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The gradual decay of this old Lancashire seminary, once home to comedian Johnny Vegas, has been captured on film by Alan Duggan.

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

Our resident hisorian Dr Derek J. Ripley charts the rise and rapid fall of the kinds of hardware

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Monday, January 13, 2014

This famous Lancashire town is on a roll following an extraordinary 12 months of sporting success. Martin Pilkington reports

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Sunday, January 12, 2014

No, it’s not just about pies

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Monday, May 13, 2013

Twenty five years ago six friends from Wigan left their photographic club and went it alone. Tired of the routine of visiting lecturers, internal competitions and seasonal weekly meetings, they set out to create a new kind of photographic club.

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite is breaking off from producing his first cookbook for a special engagement close to home. He spoke exclusively to Roger Borrell - and no dough changed hands.

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Wigan Chorley Baking
Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Rugby league, pies and now willow tits. Is there no end to Wigan's fame, asks Alan Wright of the Wildlife Trust

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Thursday, April 12, 2012

This town once famous for its industrial past is now getting a reputation as a green and pleasant land, writes Roger Borrell

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Thursday, December 15, 2011

Bolton's Anjali Pathak is part of Indian food dynasty, Patak's. She tells Emma Mayoh about how her family managed to curry favour into British culture PHOTOGRAPHY BY KIRSTY THOMPSON

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Sky's Kay Burley has covered some of the world's biggest news stories. But it was her happy childhood in Wigan that set her on the path to success. Emma Mayoh reports

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