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Welcome to Atherton

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
    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:

    None currently listed

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)

Frank Hall

Inspector Frank Hall

I am Inspector Frank Hall and have recently been appointed as the new Geographic Inspector for the Astley Mosley Common, Atherton, Tyldesley,  Hindley,  Abram and Hindley Green Wards and on behalf of my team I would like to welcome you to our website for your area. As part of GMPs focus on Neighbourhood Policing I would like to introduce you to your dedicated Neighbourhood Policing Team that Sergeants Eamon Doherty and Darren Agnew manage alongside myself....click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Eamon Doherty - Sergeant

    Eamon Doherty

  • Ammar Hadi - Constable

    Ammar Hadi

  • Anthony Coyne - Police Community Support Officer

    Anthony Coyne

  • Callum Williams - Police Community Support Officer

    Callum Williams

  • Maria Hulme - Police Community Support Officer

    Maria Hulme


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

Two men charged after fatal collision in Wigan

Joseph Pownall (28/05/92) of no fixed address is charged with the following offences:

Officers are responding to an incident in Wigan.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision in Wigan

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