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
30 JAN 2021
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
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
CLICK HERE
THE PINFOLD MEMORIAL SITE IS NOW COMPLETE
CLICK
HERE
FOR PICTURES
PEACOCK PLACE
TOTEM, PLAQUE
& INFO. BOARD
UNVEILING
40 YEARS OF
LOCAL ACTION
THE SOCIETY'S
40TH ANNIVERSARY
Report And Pictures
Click Here
OADBY AND WIGSTON CIVIC ORCHESTRA
HORSE AND TRUMPET FOOTPATH INFORMATION BOARD NOW IN PLACE
Courtesy of Everards Brewery Limited
Information supplied by the Civic Society and the Greater Wigston Historical Society
The information board details the ancient footpath which ran in front of the houses and the pub, and was on the edge of the original village green
.  Hover over the picture to enlarge
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THE NEW INFORMATION BOARD FOR THE 1946 LANCASTER BOMBER CRASH IS NOW IN PLACE NEAR ELIZABETH COURT, OPPOSITE THE SCHOOL.
 
PICTURES BELOW OF THE OFFICIAL UNVEILING OF THE BOARD ON 11TH NOVEMBER 2021
MINUTES OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD ON 5 MAY 2021
MEETING HELD ON ZOOM
Wigston, South Wigston
& Kilby Bridge
SIGNIFICANT BUILDINGS INDEX
Now available as a download
CLICK HERE
TO VIEW AND THEN SAVE
ADVANCE NOTICE..............
2022 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
WILL TAKE PLACE ON
THURSDAY 19 MAY 2022
@ 2PM AT THE WIGSTON LIBERAL CLUB
Followed by a new talk
"The Wigston Street With A Long History"
By Peter Cousins