The Wigan Casino was a nightclub in Wigan, England. Operating between and , it became known as a primary venue for northern soul music. It carried forward the legacy created by clubs such as the Twisted Wheel in History · References. It was owned by Les Howard who was a cabaret singer doing the clubs. I think he went on to own the top-part of the Wigan Emp' - Casino's Palais De Dance and. The Wigan Casino All Nighter started on September 23rd, at 2am as an experiment in the field of. We would appreciate any information you can provide regarding this puzzling poster. Check it out to confirm your registration. Ah the grand old days. Queues to get in were sometimes five or six people deep, and stretched quite a way up the road. Now this was the place to be before the dancing as the 'Ship' had the reputation of the biggest knocking-shop in town. The Old Hall Hotel Wigan. The bands vans would park at the side entrance to the left - unsighted. In anderen Sprachen English Links bearbeiten. Interaction Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page. It was originally opened to accomodate the ever increasing attendance, opening from 3am until 7am, but eventually became an oldies room. A history of dance music. All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from June Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from June Articles with unsourced statements from May Articles with unsourced statements from December Coordinates on Wikidata. Another subject that sometimes raises the hackles is that of "tailor made" records, the most famous of these being "Footsee" by Wigan's Chosen Few. Wigan Council owned the building and wanted to extend the nearby Civic Centre, but short of funding, it never went ahead. Every occasion warranted a badge. Or I'll have to pull you guys out! Winstanley had already stocked an impressive arsenal of US imports thanks to his uncle and contacts at Selectadisc. Graham Moseley , Wigan Casino 'da.