Local people who want to improve their neighbourhood
or local environment often start a Residents Association.
Hindley Green Residents Association (HGRA)
is a group of ordinary people who care about Hindley Green.
The objectives of HGRA is to safeguard and promote the interests
of the residents in the area on matters concerning the environment.
To help improve living conditions, community facilities and services
for residents living in the groups area.
In order to do this, HGRA is committed to
representing the views of residents in the area of operation and
acts as a pressure group to help bring about these goals.
HGRA upholds equal opportunities and works
towards good relations amongst all members of the community, specifically
prohibiting any conduct which discriminates or harrasses on grounds
of race, religion, disability, political belief, sex or sex orientation.
Hindley Green is a parish (C.E.) and local
council ward (Wigan).
It lies to the east of Hindley, Greater Manchester,
Lancashire. It follows the main A577 Atherton Road to its boundary
The Hindley Green Ward includes the areas of Hindley Green and
The ward has an overall population of 10641 spread across 4162
It comprises four churches (St.John the Evangelist CE, Sacred
Heart RC & The Family Church at Bethel & Hindley Green
It has three primary schools, (Hindley Green CP, St John's CE
Primary & Sacred Heart RC Primary). See
HGRA has been a constituted organisation since
2008 and has been active in the local community.
By listening to residents and working along side of ward councillors,
HGRA's aim is to improve conditions and community facilities.
Below are some of the projects that HGRA have been actively
involved in. See Projects Page
If you live in Hindley Green please get involved
Together We CAN make a difference.
Meeting Wednesday 1st
April 2015 7.00pm Bethel Community Centre
Atherton Rd, Hindley Green
Tuesday No Meeting
20th Jan 2015
If anyone would like to make a donation of imperishable
goods. Please bring them to any of the HGRA Meetings held at the Bethel
Meetings held the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7.00pm.
OR You can take them to St John's Church, After Service on Wednesdays,
Sunday morning 9.15 - 10am. 11.15 - 12.00.
( No joining fee )
You can still become a member even if you are unable to attend the
meetings as with a larger membership quorum we have greater strength
in fighting our corner on whatever the issue may be? Click here to Join HGRA Today
Allotments are available to interested Hindley Green
residents to work plots of land Opposite the Dray King.
Anyone who maybe interested in having an allotment
in Hindley Green, Please write or phone
ward councillor, Bob Brierley to express their interest.
67 Thomas St, Hindley Green, Wigan,
Tel: 01942 736259
Councillors K Stitt:
01942 486857 B Brierley
01942 736259 F Carmichael
St Johns CE
01942 255396 Police
0161 872 5050
Local Police Team
0161 856 7436
0800 555111 Wigan MBC
01942 255287 Emergency
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Domestic Violence Emergency 999
Non Emergency 101 National Helpline (24 Hours)
0808 2000 247 Greater Manchester
Domestic Abuse Helpline
0161 636 7525 Respect Helpline ( Male Victims )
0808 801 0327 Respect Helpline ( Perpetrators )
0808 802 4040 Broken Rainbow (LGBT )
0300 999 5428 Victim Support
0845 303 0900 Wave ( Women against Violence, Drop In Centre
01942 262270 Dias ( Drop In & Share, Domestic Violence
01942 495230 Your Housing Group ( Domestic Abuse Centre )
Leigh Walk in Centre
0844 477 1844
Hindley Green Surgery
Bus & Rail
0161 228 7811
Green Residents Association Tel: 01942 254831
22 Colwyn Drive
Citizens Advice Bereau
0844 826 9713 or 01942 267967
Text: Help Finance to 87023
Credit Unions Unify Credit Union ( Wigan Branch )
01942 701706 Leigh Branch
01942 607002 or Email: email@example.com Welcome Credit Union ( Wigan )
01942 828702 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org WIAC
Wigan independent Advice Centre offers advice and information about
welfare rights, bebefits, advice and help with reviews and appeals.
01942 489984 or Email: email@example.com
Visit: www.wiganfis.org.uk and search for 'WIAC'
Every now and then a group of people known as "The Beat it Team"
does work in Hindley Green.
If there are areas of concern by the residents i.e. rubbish, overgrown
weeds etc, areas that need this kind of attention, Please report the
matter to the local councillors.
Address: 6 Malvern Avenue
Hindley Green, Wigan,WN2 4RE
Tel: 01942 487687
Ward Hindley Green
Political Party Labour
Council Group Labour
End of term 2015
Address 67 Thomas Street
Council Telephone: 01942-736259
Home Telephone: 01942-522992
Ward Hindley Green
Political Party Independent
Council Group Independent
End of term 2016