Firework spectacular is back with a bang!

After a one-year absence, sparks will fly when Haigh Woodland Park hosts its Family Firework Spectacular on Saturday 5 November. Kicking off the festivities, Wigan’s own 8-piece Irish and folk band, Beware of the Pig will take to the stage, performing a sparkling set of traditional and modern Irish tunes before things go off with … Read more

Kitchen Courtyard work set to start

Work to create a regional food and drink hub at Haigh Woodland Park as part of the transformation of the site will begin this month. The Kitchen Courtyard will house artisan food and drink producers and retailers including a microbrewery and cask beer bar, ice cream parlour, butcher, chocolatier, artisan bakery and the existing florist. … Read more

‘Crazy’ makeover at Haigh Woodland Park

Haigh Woodland Park’s crazy golf facility has been given a makeover and will re-open for family fun just in time for Easter. Community group, ‘Friends of Haigh Country Park’, initiated the project and enlisted volunteers from Wigan Council to help. Council employees are encouraged to take 2 volunteer days per year to help with projects and charities … Read more