A brand new waterside cafe has officially been opened at Pennington Flash in Leigh. The popular beauty spot in Wigan has been 'crying out' for a facility like this for years, and as the ribbon cutting marked the occasion locals finally got their wish.
Sitting next to the main car park, Wigan Council higher ups and the Leigh Sports Village team running The Hide Coffee House gathered as deputy council leader Coun Keith Cunliffe snipped through the red ribbon.
After a big cheer and some official photographs, the delegates headed inside to enjoy a coffee, some hot food and some tasty treats to celebrate. READ MORE: Manchester Arena bombing: MI5 says sorry for 'significant missed opportunity to take action' Open seven days a week, the wildlife-themed venture combines a menu using local suppliers, a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and stunning views across the water - making it a sure-fire hit with customers looking for a taste of the great outdoors.
Councillor Keith Cunliffe, deputy leader of Wigan Council, said: “Whether you’re enjoying a day out with the family, catching up with old friends or simply walking the dog, The Hide Coffee House is the perfect place to take some time out, relax and enjoy our glorious surroundings with a drink and a bite to eat.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk