Anniversary of The Verve gig at Haigh Hall - 23 years ago today
It's 23 years since Wigan band The Verve played a massive home-coming gig at Haigh Hall.
By Michelle Adamson
24th May 2021, 5:25pm
Updated 24th May 2021, 5:26pm
Thousands of fans gather to see The Verve on stage at Haigh Hall in 1998
Frontman Richard Ashcroft
Richard Ashcroft and the band on stage
Then-model now presenter Vernon Kay made it to the Verve gig at Haigh Hall but was not allowed backstage, after forgetting his contact's name!