Welcome to Atherleigh

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:

  • 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.


Council/Police Shared Surgery
Friday 16 March 2018
St Michaels Church Vestry, Leigh Road
When: 18:00 - 19:00

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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.

From 12th June 2017 you have a new supervision team, Inspector Charlie Tresham and PS Justine Topping. I have been on the Division for six months now and have worked in Neighbourhood Policing in London and in Manchester, and I am very much looking forward to this new challenge. Justine is a more familiar face, have previously c...click here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Rob Catmore - Sergeant

    Rob Catmore

    • 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

    Office of Police & Crime Commissioner


    GMP joins other police forces to tackle knife crime

    Greater Manchester Police is joining other forces across the UK as part of a national campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of carrying knives.

    Three charged after armed robbery in Leigh

    Three men have been charged following an armed robbery at a sporting lodge in Leigh.

    © Greater Manchester Police 2017