Welcome to Leigh East

Useful information

  • Leigh Police Station
    Chapel Street
    Leigh
    WN7 2PS

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Tuesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Wednesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Thursday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Sunday closed
    Bank Holidays: closed

  • Standish Police Station
    High Street
    Wigan
    Wn6 OHD

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Public Library
    Wigan Road
    Ashton in Makerfield
    Wn4 9BH

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Hindley Town Hall
    Cross Street Hindley
    Wigan
    WN2 3AX

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Atherton Police Station
    Flapper Fold Lane
    Atherton
    M46 0HA

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Bamfurlong Police Station
    Bryngates Lane
    Wigan
    WN2 5JY

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

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:

  • Trouble with youths causing anti-social behaviour.
  • Retail theft (shoplifting).
  • Trouble with youths causing anti-social behaviour.

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

Higher Folds Police Surgery
Friday 19 May 2017
Higher Folds Community Centre, Stirling Close
When: 11:00 - 12:00

View all meetings

Your local Inspector(s)

Liz Sanderson

Inspector Liz SandersonWelcome to the neighbourhood pages for Wigan East. The team, based at Leigh Police Station, cover the areas of Abram, Hindley, Hindley Green, Atherleigh, Golborne and Lowton West, Leigh East, Leigh South, Leigh West Lowton East, Atherton, Tyldesley, Astley and Mosley Common. As we prepare for the seasonal threat of ASB we ask for your continued support in helping us tackle this issue. We will be working closely with partner agencies in order to deal effectively with ASB and a number of diversio...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Darren Agnew - Sergeant

    Darren Agnew

  • Anthony Bradley - Constable

    Anthony Bradley

  • Andrew Balfour - Police Community Support Officer

    Andrew Balfour

  • Gemma Scott - Police Community Support Officer

    Gemma Scott

  • Leigh Ballard - Police Community Support Officer

    Leigh Ballard

  • Sean Hurst - Police Community Support Officer

    Sean Hurst


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

Office of Police & Crime Commissioner



Updates

City Centre Twitter reaches 100,000

GMP’s City Centre twitter account is reaching more people than ever after hitting the milestone of 100,000 followers.

GMP Award for citizens who helped injured officer

Two members of the public have received recognition for their bravery in helping a fatally injured officer after her car was rendered disabled on the M61.

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