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“Great family venue”
Review of Wigan Roller Rink

Wigan Roller Rink
Ranked #7 of 27 things to do in Wigan
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Owner description: Massive wooden floored roller rink with snack bar, cafe, licenced bar and on site skate shop. Large free car park, disabled access and toilet. Full Roller Disco and lights. Hire skates available
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Old style roller rink but kids and adults love it. Free parking. Good music.Cheap food and drink. Helpful friendly staff. Traditional family time. Recommended

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Great family entertainment venue. Packed as always but maximum fun guaranteed & interactive Games & decent music.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Miki S
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This place is living in the dark ages and just like a rink I used to use back in the 80’s. There is 1 man behind a small window taking payment which meant the queue to get in on a Saturday evening were a joke. Then the cloakroom and skate hire are all behind one counter with 2 people serving which again was very slow. The rink itself is huge, but needs a new floor as it’s bumpy and uneven in parts. The bar was small and only 1 person serving. Great place to skate, but lengthy queues and out dated facilities.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great family place for an afternoon. Kids aged 11 loved it. I don't think the £2 spectator charge should be used though. There was a good selection of drinks but not food, but the food was lovely and fairly priced. Will come back again.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jenni D
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Best skating rink in England, each time I visit here it takes me back to the "Glory Days" at the rink way back in the 80's when the place to be when you weren't old enough to go drinking in town was 'the rink'. The atmosphere hasn't changed only my age & the music on occasion - still have the enthusiasm & most of the energy I used to have! It's a different generation but still who cares, your as young as you feel & that's that!! Some of the 'old regulars' are still going too & have their kids with them...it's so ironic. The facilities are really good - secure lockers to leave your belongings, restaurant area, bar & coffee shop, & most importantly the skate shop for all your skating needs. The staff are former empoyee's who came together to renovate & take ownership of the rink since its decline in the early 90's. I'll always remember my skating days, the friends I made, the laughs we had, the speed skates I took part in, good time memories never to fade. Get down there & get some wheels on man...!! Webbie!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Webster4
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