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Welcome to Failsworth East

Useful information

  • Oldham Police Station
    Barn Street
    OL1 1LP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 6pm

  • Saddleworth Police Station
    117 High Street
    Ol3 6BD

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

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:

  • Antisocial behaviour at Higher Memorial Park and surrounding streets.
  • Antisocial behaviour issues around Hollinwood Metro Link

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.


Neighbourhood Surgery
Friday 15 December 2017
Failsworth Town Hall
When: 10:00 - 11:00

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Your local Inspector(s)

Stewart Wilson

Inspector Stewart Wilson

Hello my name is Stewart Wilson.

I am the new Inspector with responsibility for the Neighbourhood Policing Team for the Failsworth, Hollinwood and Limeside areas.

It is 30 years since I last lived and worked in Oldham. I was a shop manager in the Spindle’s Shopping Centre and lived for a time in the Chadderton area. I met some great people and really felt at home in the area.

I have been in Greater Manchester Police for 28 years and have worked in many here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Paul Archer - Sergeant

    Paul Archer

    • Barbara Pearson - Police Community Support Officer

      Barbara Pearson

    • Mark Ravenscroft - Police Community Support Officer

      Mark Ravenscroft

    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

    Local Websites

    First Choice Homes


    Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

    Regenda Homes


    £380,000 of fraud prevented in Greater Manchester

    More than £380,000 of fraud has been prevented in Greater Manchester since the launch of the Banking Protocol in April

    Sex offender jailed at court today.

    A man who plied a young girl with drugs and alcohol before sexually abusing her at his flat in Oldham has been jailed.

    © Greater Manchester Police 2017