A stage of the Lombard RAC Rally which roared through the grounds of Haigh Hall Country Park on Tuesday 22nd of November 1983.

RETRO: 16 pictures of Wigan sports events and sports teams in the 1980s

We've delved into our archives and fished out some fantastic pictures of sporting events covered in the early 1980s, including rally cars, water polo and cycling.

Friday, 26th March 2021, 10:29 am
Updated Friday, 26th March 2021, 10:30 am

Do you recognise anyone on any of the pics?

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