Here we celebrate some of the many Wigan CAMRA Beer Festivals and events over the years.
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Members of Wigan CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) and event organisers were joined by Wigan Warriors players at DW Stadium, at the launch of Wigan Beer Festival 2020
Checking the quality of their Top Hat beer, brewers from Thomas Hardy Burtonwood brewery Mark Leedham, left, and Cliff Houghton, who opened the 17th Wigan Beer Festival in 2004.
The 15th Annual Wigan Beer Festival pints off on Thursday the 7th March 2002, for the usual three day session. The first time a brew made in Wigan, Black Diamond from the Mayflower brewery Standish, was in the beer line up of 48 varieties.
The launch of Wigan Beer Festival in 1990.