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Tree and Crown return for Wigan

Tree and Crown return for Wigan

Wigan Athletic, according to the Spurs match day programme, are set to unveil a new club crest, which will be released at the end of the current season.

Brenda Spencer, the clubs Chief Executive, wrote in the programme that the club had listened to the comments and opinions of supporters in their quest to develop a crest that is unique to Wigan Athletic.

A slightly darkened image appears opposite the article but it can quite clearly be made out that it is indeed a revertion to the old Tree and Crown of yester year that will be the 'new' Latics badge.

It is appropriate in my opinion that the club does have its own identity and a move away from the Wigan Court of Arms to the Tree and Crown is very much welcome in the worbo household.

Sometimes you need to take a step backwards in order to move forward and it appears that the club are aiming to move forward with a number of initiatives which will hopefully encourage more people down to the JJB on matchdays

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Sunday April 20 2008
Time: 12:57PM

Comments

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Back to the Tree and Crown...lets hope we keep our stripes as well
worbo
20/04/2008 13:00:00
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Should sell a few more kits as well.
number6
20/04/2008 15:23:00
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No to blue shirt, yes to stripes. As to yellow shirt...we will be seen in the dark if there is a power cut
baskerville
20/04/2008 16:40:00
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WHat about blue and white quarters ala Bristol Rovers?
worbo
20/04/2008 17:32:00
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