Wigan Arts Festival 2021: What's On

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Hands on in the Archives

Leigh Town Hall | 14-Aug-21 | 10:00 Join Archives: Wigan and Leigh in Leigh Town Hall for a hands on fun day exploring archive collections and diving in to craft sessions that tell us stories about the local area. FREE


Ella Louise Jones Pop-Up: Squiggly Painting and Collage Workshop Turnpike Centre Garden & Community Day

Wigan STEAM | 14-Aug-21 | 11.30 (Drop-in) Join artist Ella Louise Jones for a squiggly painting and collage workshop inspired by the work made during her residency with Wigan STEAM. FREE



Leigh Civic Square | 14-Aug-21 | 12:00 A day of activities on Leigh Civic Square, inspired by the new Turnpike Centre Garden.

These Lancashire Women are Witches in Politics The Turnpike | 14-Aug-21 | 13:00 The finale event for These Lancashire Women Are Witches in Politics, artists Anna FC Smith & Helen Mather’s major project in Leigh. This final performance closes their residency at The Turnpike and celebrates their inspirational work with local community groups and young people over the past two years.

Drift - Community Walks

The Turnpike | 14-Aug-21 | 14:00 A series of three walks led by artist Niki Colclough and co-created by members of the local community.

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