HERE is an another old picture taken in Leigh dating back to the 1950s.

Featured in the photograph is the Leigh Saving Workers Awards.

The lady mayoress is in the bottom row in the centre.

The picture was taken on September 22, 1952.

nDo you have an old photographs you would like to share with us that you think would fit well on this page? If you do, please email your picture to with your name, what the image shows and what year it was taken.

It can be of an old school class, sports team, a building, street scene, public event or anything related to local heritage.

We will consider using pictures taken in Leigh, Atherton, Astley, Tyldesley, Golborne, Lowton, Hindley, Hindley Green, Glazebury and surrounding areas from a different era.

nTo view pictures from the Wigan and Leigh Archives and Local Studies collection which features photographs visit