Walking is a healthy and sustainable means of travel, especially for short journeys.
Advice and support to help you save on your fuel bill and ensure you remain warm and healthy in your own home.
From bins and bulky item collections to recycling services and finding a recycling centre.
Help and advice for schools on waste and other environmental issues.
Universal Credit, benefit cap, under occupancy and benefit claim forms.
Calendar of activities for all the libraries in Wigan Borough including courses, workshops, clubs and events.
The Museum of Wigan Life and the Wigan Archives have many events and exhibitions going on throughout the year, with many of them free of charge.
Learn about what the Wigan and Angers twinning does and how you can get involved
Rent a property in Wigan or Leigh, apply to get on the housing register, information for tenants, get involved in your community and more.
Find out about accessing our collections and take a look back in history.
Improving the appearance of the borough in partnership with communities and businesses, producing floral displays and permanent planting schemes, and dealing with litter, graffiti and vandalism.
We have specially trained staff on hand to provide information, help and advice about council services at our main Life Centre. The Wiend, Wigan, WN1 1NH.
Supporting children to access music making opportunities in the classroom.
The Wigan Safeguarding Adults Board protects those at risk from abuse or neglect and safeguards adults in the borough
Making sure children feel safe and cared for. If you are worried about the welfare of a child - report it!
Local nature reserves and protecting sites of scientific interest and biological importance.
Includes gritting, bin collections, school or building closures, travel updates and how to keep warm during the season.
Events, resources, photos, reference materials, school toolkits and more.
What to do if you are worried about a child's safety.