The Wigan Casino Story. Robson Books, 2003, ISBN 1-86105-693-1; Peter McKenna: Nightshift. S. T. Publishing, 1996, ISBN 1-898927-40-5; Weblinks. Northern Soul Music Audio Library: Riesige Kollektion mit über 1500 Northern Soul-Titeln als Real Audio; Private Northern-Soul-Erinnerungen aus den 1970er und 1980er Jahren mit zahlreichen Fotos und Abbildungen ; Northern Soul Badges und weitere In 1978 Wigan Casino was named Best Disco in the World by American music magazine Billboard, beating the infamous New York club, Studio 54. However, all good things must come to an end and the Wigan Casino and Northern Soul all-nighters were no exception to this rule. The last official all-nighter was held on September 19 1981. Two more ‘final’ all-nighters were held on and December 2 and Listen free to Various Artists – Wigan Casino 40th Anniversary Album (The Night, That's Not Love and more). 40 tracks (107:53). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Parsonage Colliery was a coal mine operating on the Lancashire Coalfield in Leigh, then in the historic county of Lancashire, England. The colliery, close to the centre of Leigh and the Bolton and Leigh Railway was sunk between 1913 and 1920 by the Wigan Coal and Iron Company and the first coal was wound to the surface in 1921. For many years its shafts to the Arley mine were the deepest in Wigan. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to navigation Jump to search The legendary Wigan Casino was one of the defining nightclubs of the 1970s and early 1980s but its closure remains highly controversial. David Nowell considers the club's impact and the events My own and honest opinion is , however short it was, something special happened at Wigan casino which people remember, a moment in time. I, personally, am not willing to accept it was all as negative as you say. Comment by: Dave on 29th September 2015 at 17:24 Don't listen to Jarvo, he renowned for talking rubbish. Comment by: A.W. on 29th September 2015 at 18:10 I was never into Wigan Casino The Wigan Casino was a nightclub in Wigan, England.Operating between 1973 and 1981,  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 Manchester, the Chateau Impney (), the Catacombs (Wolverhampton) and the Golden Torch (Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent).It remains one of the most famous clubs in Northern England Wigan. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. Live Statistics. English Articles The Wigan Casino was a nightclub in Wigan, England. Operating between 1973 and 1981, 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 Manchester, the Chateau Impney (Droitwich), the Catacombs (Wolverhampton) and the Golden Torch (Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent). It remains one of the most famous clubs in Northern
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pretty good dance tune if i say so myself ! A small movie celebrating the Casino Club, more commonly known as Wigan Casino.Keep The Faith Northern Soul: MVPs Turning my heartbeat up (Northern Soul Classic) Originally released on Buddah 262. Kev Roberts lists this great tune at #35 in his original list of the 500 greatest northern ... Northern Soul Sandi Sheldon: You're Going to Make Me Love You (Northern Soul Classic) Sandi Sheldon is actually Kendra Spotswood, regarded as one of the most underrated singers of the girl group era. If you are a fan of Northern Soul check out our plalist and subscribe to our channel on here and have a look at The British Subcultures - http://thebritishsu... No One 👉https://atluk.lnk.to/NoOne Always In Between 💙 http://ad.gt/alwaysinbetweenSubscribe to Jess Glynne on YouTube: http://bit.ly/1TnsEYgJess Glynne:F... Doug Banks: I Just Kept On Dancing (Northern Soul Rare) The man that co-penned The Staple Singers huge fellowship pleading anthem 'Respect Yourself' hits us up with a timeless double sider for HIB ... Northern Soul: Vicki Baines: Country Girl (Northern Soul Classic) A huge floor filler at the latter end of the Wigan Casino era, this was originally played by Richard Searling covered up and ... Northern Soul: Eddie Parker I'm Gone (Northern Soul Classic) Best known among Northern soul aficionados for the perennial favorite "Love You Baby," singer Eddie Parker was born and raised in ... Northern Soul: The Ascots A Few Feet From The Gutter (Northern Soul Classic) The Port Arthur natives, James Duhon, Talmadge Armstrong, Ken Johnson, A.C. Guillory and Al Trahan quietly forged a ...