Winstanley, Greater Manchester

Winstanley, Greater Manchester

infobox UK place
country = England
latitude= 53.5229
longitude= -2.6772
official_name= Winstanley
metropolitan_borough= Wigan
metropolitan_county = Greater Manchester
region= North West England
constituency_westminster= Makerfield
post_town= WIGAN
postcode_district= WN3
postcode_area= WN
dial_code= 01942
os_grid_reference= SD531051
population= 15,849 (2001 Census)#

static_image_caption=Winstanley Hall

Winstanley is a district of the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, in Greater Manchester, England.cite web |url= |title=A select gazetteer of local government areas, Greater Manchester County|author=Anon|publisher=Greater Manchester County Records Office|accessdate=2008-06-17|date=2003-07-31] The area serves, primarily, as a residential suburb, and has a total population of 15,849.


Train services to Wigan, Manchester and Kirkby are available at the nearby Pemberton railway station. The main road in the Winstanley area is the A571 (St.Helens to Wigan). Nearby is the A49, which gives access to the M6 motorway.

Local schools

*Highfield St Matthew's CofE Primary School
*Saint Aidan's Catholic Primary School, Wigan
*Winstanley Community Primary School
*Winstanley College

Adjacent places

*Higher End

ee also

*Winstanley Hall


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