Warriors Together: Week 1

  • Community Foundation return with ‘Warriors Together’ programme.
  • Community Foundation to deliver a four-session programme throughout Wigan and surrounding Communities from December to January.
  • Warriors Together launched on Friday 2nd December.

Warriors Together aims to have an impact on all areas of the borough by working with schools and community groups in the most deprived and hard-to-reach areas of Wigan.

Taking place on Friday afternoons, Foundation staff and players are going out to deliver engaging sessions in person in high schools, primary schools and at Robin Park Arena. The delivery is also being extended to the Foundation’s community groups such as Rugby Memories.

Week 1 – Friday 2nd December

  • Coppull Parish Primary School
  • St Marie’s Primary School
  • Standish High School
  • Shevington High School
  • St Bernadette’s Primary School
  • Millbrook Primary School

The first week of delivery saw Warriors first team players head out into the Community at Standish and Shevington. Primary Schools were treated to a fun-packed interactive assemblies whilst the high schools took part in a practical session with Community Foundation staff and players.


Over the coming weeks the Warriors will be going to more schools, hosting more sessions at Robin Park Arena and visiting children in the Rainbow Ward at Wigan Infirmary. Week 2 will take place this coming Friday and the programme will continue in the New Year…

Week 2 – Friday 9th December

  • Holy Family Primary School
  • Aspull Church Primary School
  • Westhoughton High School
  • St John Fisher High School
  • Rugby Memories Christmas Party