Opinion

Opinion

Sad loss of our unique royal wall

Memories and musings with our columnist Geoffrey Shryhane...

Nostalgia
Joe Bretherton in action against Leigh

Talking points: Five things from Warriors’ first friendly

Phil Wilkinson looks at five talking points from Wigan’s 50-10 defeat at Leigh.

Opinion
The Jaguar E-type features in Forza Horizon 3

Talking Motors: Dream garage goes digital with new racing game

When being asked about old classic cars, the normal list will be: Aston Martin DB5, Jaguar E-Type, Audi Quattro, 1965 Mini Mayfair.

Opinion
Flying car? Look no further than a Ford Anglia

Talking Motors: Forget Airbus: This is how a car should fly

It sounds like something out of a 1950s comic.

Opinion
Looks like weve got a duff temperature gauge

Talking Motors: Trip to the shops results in a long and expensive list

While is was throwing it down last Friday and it was freezing, I decided to take the Midget on a run to Sainsbury’s.

Opinion
Micky McIlorum in the 2015 Grand Final

Talking RL: Why stats don’t do justice to McIlorum’s impact

It’s one of my favourite Wigan rugby stories.

Opinion
Water damage in a resident's home on  Pool Street

Comment: Flood yobs must face criminal charges

It is wishful thinking to believe that the idiots who opened the lock gates on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal near Wigan Pier thought it would just be a harmless jape.

Opinion
Maximum gains in record time

Maximum gains in record time

Our fitness column with the Colonel from Xercise4Less...

Health
Martin Tarbuck, like many fans, would like to see Sam Morsy stay at the DW

The 12th Man: Cup boost can help survival

Last week, I stated the importance of winning against Nottingham Forest even though it was a cup game.

Opinion
Jakob Haugaard

Player guest column: Haugaard’s real thrill to be hands on so soon

I have to say it’s been a very enjoyable first week as a Wigan Athletic player.

Opinion
Nicola Adam, Group Editor

Column: Like all hot air he will pass

Do you remember that scene in rom-com Love Actually when Hugh Grant as PM snubbed the entire USA because the president chatted up his girl?

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Will Wigan and Warrington lead the way in 2017?

Talking RL: Five hopes – and five concerns – about the new season

With a month to go until the start of the new Super League season, Phil Wilkinson picks out five reasons to be excited... and five issues to be concerned about.

Opinion
Wigans last clash with Burton in October ended in a 0-0 draw

Talking football: Chance to Brew up some form

The term ‘six-pointer’ is one of the biggest cliches in football, but if anything it understates this weekend’s trip to Burton Albion.

Opinion
Geoffrey Shryhane

The magic of the five-star chippy

My World with Geoffrey Shryhane...

Nostalgia
Geoffrey Shryhane

What happens to the unwanted Christmas gifts?

Our columnist Geoffrey Shryhane with his latest memories and musings...

Opinion
Scales of justice will swing towards protecting those with things to hide if new legislation is enacted

Column: No bark and no bite if press hounds muzzled

After more than two decades as a member of Her Majesty’s Press one of the main joys of newspaper life remains those days when we make a difference.

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Ian Aspinall wonders if players like Will Grigg will be sold this month

The 12th Man: Cup magic? Or survival scrap?

Watching Wigan Athletic under Warren Joyce constantly feels like one step forward one step back.

Opinion
Robson Green followed in the footsteps sort of  of Robinson Crusoe in a documentary on ITV

Robson Crusoe: A Surprising Adventure - One goes mad on an island

When I was a boy, I wanted to be a soldier, or a policeman, or possibly Alan Kennedy, the moustachioed, tightly-permed left-back of the all-conquering Liverpool team of the early 1980s.

TV and Film
The best return of Christmas  Outnumbered

The BBC wins the Christmas TV war

It’s Christmas, the time of year when tradition dictates we give gifts, eat way too much and ignore all the other TV channels and watch the BBC.

TV and Film
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