OUR  AREAS

YOUR CONCERNS
WE STRIVE TO MAKE THE WIGSTONS A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE, WORK AND SHOP
WIGSTON CIVIC SOCIETY
THE SOCIETY'S AIM:
“Promoting High Standards Of Planning And Architecture
And Securing The Preservation And Protection Of Buildings Of Historic Or Public Interest”

SINCE
24 DECEMBER 2017
Our areas of
interest are:
Wigston Magna
South Wigston And Kilby Bridge
and especially the Conservation Areas within those boundaries
Do you have any concerns, comments or worries about the Wigston area that you would like to communicate to the Society?
Click HERE to send us your concerns
HAVE YOU GOT ANY ISSUES IN YOUR AREA REGARDING HEDGES, PAVEMENTS, STREET LIGHTING, DRAINS, FOOTPATHS OR ANYTHING ELSE?
YOU CAN REPORT YOUR ISSUES DIRECTLY TO
THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNCIL COUNCIL -CLICK HERE
Oadby And Wigston
Borough Council
"LETTERBOX"
Quarterly Newsletter
Back Copies Available Here
LIBRARY NOTICE BOARD
Keep an eye on the notice board in the Wigston Library for local society activites
(Hover Over Picture)
WIGSTON STREET NAMES INDEX NOW ONLINE ON THE GREATER WIGSTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY WEBSITE
Committee
Meetings
will now be held four times per year. The first one will be on
Wednesday 7 August 
7.00pm to 9.00pm
at
The Community Room
Wigston Fire Station
Bull Head Street

THE PINFOLD MEMORIAL SITE IS NOW COMPLETE
CLICK HERE FOR PICTURES
40 YEARS OF LOCAL ACTION
THE SOCIETY'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY
Report And Pictures
This year the Wigston Magna Methodist Church in Cross Street is marking 200 years of Methodism in Wigston Magna with special events throughout the year. Exhibitions are planned with a central Open Day during each exhibition. Each exhibition will look at what was happening in the Country, in Wigston Magna and how individual Methodists and Churches responded to God’s love in their context. The periods covered will be:

1983-1990 Uniting the Church Open Day 3 August
1990-2019 Life as WMMC Open Day 21 September
2019 and beyond A Vision for The Future  Open Day 16 Novembersdsa
For full details go to the website:
wigstonmethodistchurch.org.uk

BICENTENARY OF METHODISM IN
WIGSTON MAGNA
1818 TO 2019

NEW PUBLICATION

William Flint: Leicester’s Classical Architect
by Mark Mitchley
CLICK ON THE PICTURE FOR DETAILS
SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER @ 7.00PM
UNITED REFORMED CHURCH
LONG STREET, WIGSTON MAGNA
"SLIDES OF OLD WIGSTON"
WITH BILL BOULTER