There is still time to enter the Lancashire Open Exhibition

There is still time to request your entry form for the prestigious Lancashire Open Exhibition at the Chapel Gallery. You don’t have to be an artist to exhibit at the Exhibition. If you enjoy painting, drawing or taking photographs and friends and family comment on your talent, now is the time to enter. Amateur and … Read more

Town centre roads open following police investigation

A number of town centre roads, which had been closed as part of a police investigation, have been reopened. The roads concerned were a combination of main arterial routes around the town and residential roads. The roads closed were: Access on to Bridge Street (one-way section) from Ormskirk Street Chalon Way closed in both directions … Read more

Open Studios 2016

NEED A GOOD DOSE OF ART AND INSPIRATION? Drop in to explore our artists studios and associate artists exhibition.   This years Open Studios sees the unveiling our new studio extension. Friday 7-9pm is the launch evening with music and refreshments provided. Saturday is the open day 11-8pm coinciding with Standish Christmas Markets and Standish … Read more

Zoltar declares – Wigan has the Plan!

Since the EU referendum, the nation has been asking, ‘where is the plan?’ This video has an amusing take on the conversation, with a subtext that pokes fun at the economic commentators of today. This surreal scenario is the plot of the latest creative video to market Wigan as a destination for business investment. Councillor David … Read more

Don’t miss open day at Evenwood Court

Come along to open day at Evenwood Court sheltered housing scheme and see how nice it is to live in sheltered accommodation. Major improvements have been made for Evenwood Court tenants by West Lancashire Borough Council, and people thinking of moving into sheltered accommodation should come and take a look. New kitchens and bathrooms have … Read more