On Saturday 27th May, Grand Arcade hosted an online safety event with fun and education activities promoting safe use of the internet. O2 gurus were on hand to provide advice for parents in particular, helping them understand the importance of online safety. The O2 gurus gave friendly one to one sessions with support and guidance…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!?
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
We are proud to announce that our Christmas wishing well here at Grand Arcade raised a massive £690.59! Here’s our Centre Manager, John Sanson, presenting a cheque to The Mayor of Wigan Cllr Ron Conway. All money raised has been donated to The Mayor of Wigan’s charity appeal, Wigan & Leigh Hospice. We would like to…Details