RETRO GALLERY: Wigan and Wiganers from yesteryear

We've delved into our picture archives once again to bring you some fine pictures of Wigan and Wiganers through the decades.

Monday, 26th November 2018, 1:46 pm
Updated Monday, 26th November 2018, 2:50 pm
Cycling tournament in Mesnes Park in 1984

Do you recognise anyone on any of our pictures?

Youngsters excited as they attend the opening day at their brand new school, St Nathaniel's CP Platt Bridge, in 1970
Members of Willpower Theatre group rehearse their production of the play Hair Styles in 1984

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Olympic medalist June Croft with fellow members of Wigan Wasps swimming club in 1984
Ashton Ladies bowls team in 1987
The Ball and Boot pub behind Wigan Little Theatre in 1969
Shaun Edwards and Dean Bell launch the Rothman's year book for 1987 at Wigan's John Menzies store
One day in December 1970 driving around Wigan town centre
The Balmoral in Hindley in the 1980s
Wigan town centre in 1981
Haydock Park racecourse in 1970