HERE is a great old photograph from the archives featuring a youth club from early the postwar era.

The group picture features adults and children of Lowton Youth Club.

The photograph was taken at the Paramount Ballroom.

It dates back to 1946.

Can you recognise any of the faces in the picture or do you have memories if the youth club?

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n Do 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.

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

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