Wigan Council

Covid Cases in Wigan Council by Specimen Date

Cases in the last seven days

DateNew CasesCumulative Cases
Total:298Previous Seven Days (344)

Covid Deaths in Wigan Council by Date

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Map of the Wigan Metropolitan Borough Area

The area shaded blue on the map represents the extent of Wigan Metropolitan Borough. The map pin represents the location of the council offices.

Waste Recycling Performance

93 (27.11%) of local authorities perform better than Wigan Metropolitan Borough.

249 (72.59%) of local authorities perform worse than Wigan Metropolitan Borough.

Wigan Metropolitan Borough has a population of 306,800.

Wigan Council is within the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester

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Map of Councils within Greater Manchester

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Wards within Wigan Council

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Map of Wards within Wigan Council
  • Hindley Green
  • Ince
  • Leigh East
  • Leigh South
  • Leigh West
  • Lowton East
  • Orrell
  • Pemberton
  • Shevington with Lower Ground
  • Standish with Langtree
  • Tyldesley
  • Wigan Central
  • Wigan West
  • Winstanley
  • Worsley Mesnes
  • Abram
  • Ashton
  • Aspull New Springs Whelley
  • Astley Mosley Common
  • Atherleigh
  • Atherton
  • Bryn
  • Douglas
  • Golborne and Lowton West
  • Hindley

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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Contact Details

Contact Details for Wigan Metropolitan Borough
Contact Us Page
AddressTown Hall
Library Street
PostcodeWN1 1YN
Telephone Number DescriptionGeneral enquiries
Telephone Number01942 244 991

Details for Wigan Council

Local Authority NameWigan Council
PostcodeWN1 1YN
NHS Health AuthorityNorth West
Parliamentary ConstituencyWigan
European Electoral RegionNorth West
Primary Care TrustAshton, Leigh and Wigan
RegionNorth West
Admin County
ONS CodeE08000010

Political Make up of the Council for Wigan Metropolitan Borough

Next Council ElectionBallot Box2/5/2019
Total Council SeatsCouncil Seats75
ConservativesConservative Party7
Labour PartyLabour Party60

Waste and Recycling Rates for Wigan Metropolitan Borough 2017-18

Waste Recycling Performance

93 (27.11%) of local authorities perform better than Wigan Metropolitan Borough.

249 (72.59%) of local authorities perform worse than Wigan Metropolitan Borough.

Recycling Rates
Authority TypeUnitary
Waste per household KG473.4
Percentage of household waste sent for reuse, recycling or composting48.50%
Collected household waste per person (kg)405.0

Employee Headcount for Wigan Metropolitan Borough

FTE = Full Time Equivalent

RegionNorth West
Total Headcount9144
Total FTE7176
Male Full Time1589
Female Full Time3212
Male Part Time382
Female Part Time3961
Male Full Time perm1452
Male Part Time perm0
Female Full Time perm2885
Female Part Time perm0
Perm Male1787
Perm Female6282
Perm Full-time4337
Perm Part-time3732
Male total FTE perm1648
Female total FTE perm4764
Male Full Time temp137
Male Part Time temp0
Female Full Time temp327
Female Part Time temp0
Temp Male184
Temp Female891
Temp Full-time464
Temp Part-time611
Male total FTE temp166
Female total FTE temp598

Post Towns that Intersect Wigan Metropolitan Borough

Postcode Sectors Within Wigan Metropolitan Borough