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Petitions to be launched across the borough of Wigan

A CAMPAIGN is being launched to beat off some of the effects of Government spending cuts by slashing the number of Wigan borough councillors. Bouyant Euro-sceptic party UKIP will launch a petition outside the Grand Arcade in Wigan town centre on Saturday morning demanding major changes in the debating chamber. They want the number of councillors to be axed by a third ... from 75 to 50. Wigan Today - Local F ...

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New Wigan grammar test in Sats

HUNDREDS of 11 year olds in Wigan will sit a new grammar, spelling and punctuation test this week - the new test is part of the national tests, known as Sats, taken by children in their final year of primary school. The results of the tests are used to compile the school league tables. The tests have been shaken up after a review, prompted by complaints about marking and the standards of tests. Wigan Today ...

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Celebration Short-Lived for Wigan

Celebration Short-Lived for Wigan LONDON (AP) — Wigan became the first team to be relegated and win the English F.A. Cup in the same season after a 4-1 loss at Arsenal on Tuesday ended its eight-year stay in the Premier League. Read more on New York Times   Wigan relegated from EPL, Arsenal reclaims 4th - USA Today LONDON (AP) — Wigan is going to be relegated to the League Championship, while Arsenal s ...

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Wigan Athletic win the FA Cup at Wembley – The post match celebrations

Watch all the post match action from Wigan Athletic's historic FA Cup victory To find out more about the The FA Cup visit: The magic of The FA Cup saved its final upset of the season for the biggest stage as Wigan Athletic made history at Wembley. Roberto Martinez's team were des... ...

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