Contact Us

For all general enquiries please contact the college via:






Winstanley College, Winstanley Road, Wigan, WN5 7XF


If your query is concerning a premises/security issue, please use the following email contact:

If you are a parent/guardian with a query concerning your son/daughter, please be aware that for safeguarding reasons, the college does not respond to emails posted on the website. Please ensure that you contact your son/daughter’s Personal Tutor in the first instance. If you do not have their contact details, you can ring the College between 8.30 and 4.15pm Monday to Friday to obtain these.

Student Enquiries

New Student Admissions:
Current Student Enquiries
Student Services: 
Password Reset:
Student References:
Student Transport: Debbie Liptrot
Student Progression and Welfare: Angela Gregory
Finance Enquiries:
General Enquiries:
Chair of Governors
James Pearson c/o Winstanley College
Please contact Rachel Weir:

Get directions to Winstanley College

Fill in where you are coming from to find directions to Winstanley College on Googlemaps.

From M6

  • Leave the M6 at junction 26 (signed Skelmersdale, Liverpool, A577 & M58)
  • At the roundabout from the slip road follow the signs for UpHolland to the traffic lights at the junction with the A577.
  • Turn left onto the A577 (Orrell Road), pass over the M6 and continue to the lights at the junction with B5206 ('The Stag' pub is on the right).
  • Turn left into Moor Road (B5206) and after going over the M58, turn left at the lights into Church Street.
  • Pass Orrell Station and keep left into Winstanley Road. Continue for approximately three quarters of a mile and the College is on the right.

From A580 (East Lancs) Westbound

  • After junction 23 (Haydock Island) continue towards Liverpool on the A580.
  • Take the next major exit left (at the Little Chef) signposted Billinge/Orrell.
  • After 100m turn left, then left again at the roundabout at Haydock Industrial Estate.
  • Continue for approximately 1 mile and carry straight on at traffic lights at the junction with the A58.
  • After a quarter of a mile turn right at the mini roundabout and continue for half a mile. Carry straight on at the junction with the A571 (Simms Road Inn is on the right).
  • Continue along this road for two miles and the College is on the left.