Greater Wigston Historical Society & Heritage Centre
 
19 August 2021
ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
VISIONS OF WIGSTON
SEE WHERE YOU LIVE IN EARLIER TIMES
 
SIGNIFICANT BUILDINGS
OF WIGSTON, SOUTH WIGSTON AND KILBY BRIDGE
 
PHOTO ARCHIVE
NOW HAS OVER 10,000 PHOTOGRAPHS
 
STREET NAMES INDEX FIND OUT ABOUT THE HISTORY OF YOUR STREET NAME
 
WIGSTON BUSINESS INDEX
ANY BUSINESSES
YOU REMEMBER?
 
 
"WIGSTON
REMEMBERING THE PAST"
FACEBOOK PAGE
 
MEMBERS ONLY AREA
REQUIRES LOG IN
 
WIGSTON BOOKS
BOOKS BY TONY DANVERS FREE DOWNLOADS
 
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS WITH HISTORICAL MAGNIFIER
WIGSTON
TIMELINE
1500BC TO 2014
Click OnThe Clockface To View
(Adobe .pdf File)
 
CLICK ON THE PICTURE ABOVE FOR THE HERITAGE CENTRE DETAILS
 
GHWS NOW A MEMBER OF THE FORUM
 
FREE FAMILY HISTORY SEARCH SERVICE
 
BEFORE & AFTER
VIDEOS OF WIGSTON
 
 
5 HISTORIC POST CARD SIZED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE
NOW 5 FOR £2.00
CLICK HERE FOR INFO
free hit counter code
THE GWHS ONLINE STORE
NEW UPDATED STORE IS NOW OPEN !!
 
WIGSTON REMEMBERING THE PAST
THE WIGSTON CIVIC SOCIETY
THE WIGSTON FRAMEWORK KNITTERS MUSEUM
SOUTH
WIGSTON
LOCAL
FACEBOOK
PAGES
WIGSTON URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL
CORONATION OF ELIZABETH II
SOUVENIR PROGRAMME
2ND JUNE 1953
DOWNLOAD HERE
IN .PDF FORMAT
"IN THE SPOTLIGHT"
This month's spotlight feature is VISIONS OF WIGSTON
Updated April 2024
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THE GREATER WIGSTON
HISTORICAL SOCIETY
 
 
MEET OUR SPONSORS
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MINUTES OF THE AGM 2024
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HERITAGE CENTRE ARCHIVE SEARCH SERVICE
FREE Archive Search  Click Here
AN INDEPENDENT SOCIETY WITH NO AFFILIATION WITH THE LEICS. COUNTY COUNCIL
Covering The Areas Of: Wigston Magna, South Wigston, Glen Parva, Kilby Bridge & Countesthorpe
HERITAGE CENTRE
2024 AFTERNOON TALKS
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The Wigston Cemetery Tours Are Back in 2024
Wednesdays July 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th
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