Date: 22nd December 2010 at 6:01pm
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Wigan Athletic players and backroom staff have spread some Christmas cheer this week visiting several places in the town including Hope Special School in Marus Bridge, handing out presents that the players themselves provided.

Below are some photos from these visits kindly provided to Vital Wigan for reproduction by Bernard Platt and Wigan Athletic

Gary Caldwell, Steve Gohouri, Emmerson Boyce, Maynor Figueroa and Daniel de Ridder present a Latics cake


Club captain Gary Caldwell hands out a Christmas gift


Steve Gohouri makes a young lads day with a present


Gary Caldwell said: “Many of the players are parents, myself included, and it makes you appreciate everything when you come and meet these amazing kids, they really are special. It is a real pleasure to come down and help any way we can.”






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