COMMENT - Farewell Rona

THERE have been a number of cross party tributes to former Mayor of Wigan and councillor, Rona Winkworth, who died at the weekend.

And with good cause.

For many, their first meeting with her outside of her beloved Winstanley would have been attending a 
Mayoral function.

And most will have been bowled over by this Welshwoman’s quiet Celtic charm.

But behind that easy smile lay a steely determination to succeed with projects she held dear such as the success of The Grange Community Centre