GREATER WIGSTON HERITAGE CENTRE
Since
16 April 2019
THE PICTURES WILL AUTOMATICALLY CHANGE EVERY 5 SECONDS
 
The Greater Wigston Historical Society are pleased to announce the opening of a Library and Heritage Centre for the history and heritage of the Greater Wigston area in partnership with the Wigston Academy Trust. The centre will also cater for family history research in co-operation with Leicester Research & Family History Services (lrfhs.com).
 
Key Greater Wigston Heritage Centre Facilities:
Library containing books, documents, maps and pictures.
Scrap Books & Local Newspapers
DVD’s, data CD’s, audio CD’s
Audio Recordings of local people
Access to 10,000 plus pictures of Wigston and the surrounding areas
Access to Family History research data
History and Family History Training Sessions
 
We are looking for local partners to support us either through donations or sponsorship. If you feel you can help in this worthy local project, we would be pleased to hear from you
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visitor counter
THE CENTRE WAS OFFICIALY OPENED ON FRIDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2019
BY THE MAYOR
OF WIGSTON
COUNCILLOR
LINDA EATON JP
FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE CENTRE
HOVER OVER THE MAP BELOW
THE GREATER WIGSTON
HISTORICAL SOCIETY
 
SEARCH SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE
Click On The Icon Above
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE TOWARDS THE SETTING UP COSTS
FOR THE CENTRE USE THE DONATION LINK >>>>>>>
You can donate by Paypal or by Debit/Credit Card
Any amount, however small (or large!) will be much appreciated
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LINK IS FOR DONATIONS ONLY AND
NOT FOR RENEWING YOUR MEMBERSHIP SUBCRIPTION
 
 
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE BY SENDING US A CHEQUE PLEASE EMAIL:
donations@wigstonhistoricalsociety.co.uk
AND WE WILL SEND YOU THE ADDRESS TO SUBMIT YOUR DONATION
 
IF YOU HAVE DONATED - THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT
SPONSORS OF THE HERITAGE CENTRE
THE HERITAGE CENTRE IS NOW OPEN TO MEMBERS AND THE PUBLIC ON FRIDAYS FROM FRIDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER 2019
FROM 10.00AM TILL 4.00PM
Enquiries E:mail: GWHeritageCentre@gmail.com