Welcome to Tyldesley

Useful information

  • Leigh Police Station
    Chapel Street
    WN7 2PS

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: Click Here
    Special Notices: For pre-booked appointments at Leigh use yellow phone outside the station.
  • Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday Closed
    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
    Saturday Closed
    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:

  • Shoplifting.
  • Issues with off road bikes annoying residents and walkers.

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.

None currently scheduled

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

Your local Inspector(s)

John Rowson

Inspector John Rowson

My name is John Rowson and on behalf of my team welcome to our webpage for Atherton, Tyldesley, Astley and Mosley Common. As part of GMP’s focus on neighbourhood policing your area has a dedicated team of neighbourhood beat officers, neighbourhood police officers and police community support officers. They have ownership for their area and any issues within that area.

I started my police career as a young probationary Constable based at Tyldesley in 1993 and feel immensely pro...click here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Eamon Doherty - Sergeant

    Eamon Doherty

  • Stef Xiros - Constable

    Stef Xiros

  • Gillian Pickersgill - Police Community Support Officer

    Gillian Pickersgill

  • Rebecca Smith - Police Community Support Officer

    Rebecca Smith

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


Woman jailed following the death of man in Wythenshawe

A woman has been jailed after the death of a man in Wythenshawe.

Man charged with Beech Hill firearms discharge

Jamie Bailey (17/10/89) of Forest Avenue, Beech Hill has been charged with possession of a firearm less than 30cm in length and possession of a firearm with intent to danger life.

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