Welcome to Atherleigh

Useful information

  • Leigh Police Station
    Chapel Street
    Leigh
    WN7 2PS

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices: For pre-booked appointments at Leigh use yellow phone outside the station.
  • Monday Closed
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    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
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    Sunday Closed
    Bank Holidays: Closed

We're working hard to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour to make your area a safer place to live and work. You can have your say on how these priorities are set by contacting your neighbourhood policing team and indentifying the issues that matter to you.

Here are the priorities we are currently tackling in your area:

  • Arson/secondary fires.

For a full list of priorities, click here

Community meetings are held regularly in your community, giving you an opportunity to speak to your local officers or discuss local policing issues.

Surgery

Council/Police Shared Surgery
Friday 20 July 2018
St Michaels Church Vestry, Leigh Road
When: 18:00 - 19:00

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Phone Number: 0161 856 7225
Email Address: wiganeast@gmp.police.uk

Your local Inspector(s)

Charles Tresham

Inspector Charles Tresham

Welcome to the neighbourhood pages for Leigh. The team, based at Leigh Police Station, cover the areas of Atherleigh, Leigh West, Leigh East and Leigh South.

Over the last year we have had great success in tackling drug dealing in the local area, executing a number of warrants, making arrests, seizing drugs and weapons. Recent successes include the arrest of three armed robbers following a recent robbery at a pub and the sentencing of a prolific shoplifter.

We have worked ha...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Adele Colbourne - Sergeant

    Adele Colbourne

  • Brandon Sidebottom - Constable

    Brandon Sidebottom

  • Debra Robinson - Police Community Support Officer

    Debra Robinson

  • Gemma Scott - Police Community Support Officer

    Gemma Scott


Helpful Websites

Age Concern

Get involved - Special Constables

Get Involved - Volunteers

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

Greater Manchester Victims' Services

Home Watch

Manchester Council crime advice

North West Ambulance Service



Updates

96 New recruits attested as police constables

Asifa Gulzar worked as an ambassador for Manchester City Council before joining GMP.

96 New recruits attested as police constables

The 36-year is one of latest new recruits.

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