Wigston Historical Society & Heritage Centre
 
NUMBER 1
WIGSTON WITH TWO STEEPLES DVD
 
A WALK THROUGH WIGSTON MAGNA ALONG LEICESTER ROAD, BELL STREET, THE BANK, BULL HEAD STREET, MOAT STREET AND LONG STREET
NUMBER 2
BRIDGE TO BRIDGE DVD
 
A JOURNEY THROUGH KILBY BRIDGE AND WIGSTON MAGNA TO THE "SPION KOP" BRIDGE ON STATION ROAD
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ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS WITH HISTORICAL MAGNIFIER
WIGSTON
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NUMBER 3

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MIX OF MEMORIES

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DVD

NOW AVAILABLE

 
 
MORE HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS ADDED  - GO TO THE
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OUTINGS
2020
 
 
The Heritage Centre will be closed due to Coronavirus
after Friday 20 March until further notice.
SOME EVENTS AND MEETINGS
HAVE BEEN CANCELLED
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