The Greater Wigston

Historical Society

Since 5 October
2017
Wigston With Two Steeples DVD
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A walk through Wigston Magna along Leicester Road,
Bell Street, The Bank, Bull Head Street, Moat Street & Long Street

This DVD tells the story of Wigston Magna, the village with two steeples. Our story starts on the north side
of Wigston Magna where Welford Road Leicester becomes Leicester Road Wigston. Our journey takes us
along Leicester Road, Bell Street, The Bank, Bull Head Street, Moat Street and finally along Long Street.
On our journey we look at the properties, businesses and people who lived and worked in our village. The
DVD is made up of over 150 views and maps carefully selected from The Historical Society Archive and
supported by a commentary telling the history of the buildings, businesses and the people who lived in
them.

What did Wigston look like in the first half of the 20th century? This DVD will let you see for yourself.

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£1.00 FROM EACH COPY SOLD IS DONATED TO AGEUK AND
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A journey through Kilby Bridge and Wigston Magna
to The  'Spion Kop' bridge on Station Road

In the second of our series of DVD’s about Wigston Magna, we start south of the village at the road bridge
over the river Sence and finish at the railway bridge (Spion Kop) over the Midland Railway at the western
end of Station Road. Our journey takes us through Kilby Bridge, Welford Road, Cooks Lane, the Cemetery,
Horsewell Lane, Gas Lane, Newgate End, Bushloe End.

Finally to Station Road looking at how Wigston was in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s.  We look at
buildings, local scenes, businesses and people seeing how they have changed over the years

PRICE £10.00 PER COPY
£1.00 FROM EACH COPY SOLD IS DONATED TO AGEUK AND
£1 FOR EACH COPY SOLD IS DONATED TO RAINBOWS CHILDREN'S HOSPICE

AVAILABLE FROM THE AGE UK SHOP AT: 51 Paddock St, Wigston LE18 2AN

AVAILABLE BY POST - UK £10.00 PLUS £2.50 POST AND PACKING TOTAL £12.50
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AVAILABLE FROM THE AGE UK SHOP AT:
51 Paddock St, Wigston LE18 2AN
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