Take a look inside Wigan's newest bar Gin Lane

Gin is "having a moment", to use a phrase, and now the current enthusiasm for juniper juice has come to Wigan too.

Wednesday, 22nd May 2019, 1:39 pm
Gin Lane logo
Gin Lane logo

Gin Lane has opened on Wigan Lane after around a year of hard graft turning a sandwich shop into a bar blending past and present, we were invited to take a look inside.

Owner Alison Duncan outside Gin Lane which is situated on Wigan Lane.
The inside of the newly-opened Gin Lane.

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Alison Duncan with just a couple of the gins available to buy.
Hogarths own work has been put on the upstairs chimney breast.
Gin Lane offers 14 different juniper-based creations.
Alison Duncan in her Gin Lane branded car outside the bar.
The interior completely transformed.
There are plans to expand the range further.
There is plenty of art work adorning the bar.
"Gin is on trend at the moment and when this building was available I decided to go for it" says owner Alison.
Lager sippers can enjoy Asahi, Peroni and the new Czech brew Pardal.
The bar will be open Thursdays to Sundays.
"The level of interest so far has been huge, its been non-stop with people coming in asking when we were opening".
Works by local artist Carol Appleton on the walls downstairs.