Empowering young people with art and technology Networked Narrative is pleased to announce their new public art project, What I want more than anything else by Mark Titchner, a series of artworks that explore young people’s responses to the question, “what is it that you want more than anything else?” The artwork is created by…Details
Which PANDORA #DOCharm personality are you? Dream, Adventure, Love…?
Why not pop into Pandora Wigan and fill in one of their quizzes to find out!?
It’s that time again! We’re giving away 2 VIP hospitality tickets to see Wigan Warriors vs. Wakefield Trinity at the DW Stadium on Monday 29th May. For the chance to WIN, simply head to our Twitter page and follow the directions. One lucky winner will be contacted on Friday 26th May. The prize includes the following: Executive…Details
Families crowded into Grand Arcade Shopping Centre this Easter and indulged in a cookie decorating workshop in association with Millie’s Cookies. On Saturday 15th April, Grand Arcades new mascot, Freddy the Cat, hosted his very first official Kids Club event! Freddy patrolled around the mall throughout the day, welcoming families into the Centre and posed…Details
Grand 10th Birthday Party Thank you to everyone that attended our Grand 10th Birthday Party on Saturday 25th March, we had the best time and we hope you did too! Throughout the day and leading up to the event we asked shoppers to guess how many balloons were inside our giant Birthday present that was…Details
With three good deeds completed and seven to go, Grand Arcade Shopping Centre’s staff are thoroughly enjoying helping out within the local community in the run up to the tenth Birthday celebrations. The admirable campaign consists of ten members of staff from the Centre taking on a good deed to help the local community. On…Details
One of Grand Arcade’s hard-working cleaners, Elaine Wilson, volunteered at Wigan Parish Church on Tuesday 21st February as part of our 10 Good Deeds for 10 Good Years. Elaine spent the day helping out staff in Fur Clemt café. Fur Clemt is a local term meaning “very hungry” – a perfect name for Wigan’s real…Details
As part of our 10th Birthday celebrations, we’re giving back to our community with 10 Good Deeds for 10 Good Years! Here’s our Facilities Manager Tim Hogan with our second good deed. Tim spent the day at Age UK Wigan Borough charity shop yesterday – window dressing, dressing mannequins, sorting through donation bags with Charity shop manager…Details
10 Good Deeds for 10 Good Years
As part of our 10th Birthday celebrations, we’re giving back to our community with 10 Good Deeds for 10 Good Years! Here’s our Centre Manager John Sanson with our first good deed. John spent the day at British Heart Foundation charity store in Wigan, helping staff with furniture donations.
And the winner or our mascot competition is…. Freddy the Cat by Gracie Davies, age 10, from St Wilfrids C of E Primary. The runners up were: 2. Rosie Rabbit, designed by Ruby Bennett, age 9, from Beech Hill Community Primary 3. Activity Abigail, designed by Abigail Bingham, age 8, from Billinge Chapel End Primary…Details