Approved collections and fundraising

This list includes:

In order to give the town centres and their visitors a break, one week out of six will usually be left free and no collectors / fundraisers will be allowed in Wigan or Leigh town centres during that period (street collections only). We will therefore not consider applications or requests for either area during the following weeks:

  • 25th to 31st March 2019
  • 6th May to 12th May 2019
  • 17th June to 23rd June 2019
  • 29 July to 4th August 2019
  • 9th September to 15th September 2019
  • 21st October to 27th October 2019
  • 2nd December to 8th December 2019
List of approved collections and fundraising
Name of charity or fundraising organisationCollection TypeCollection DateArea of collectionPermit / licence number
Blesma The Limbless Veterans Charity House to House Collection 19th April 2018 - 18th April 2019 Wigan Borough HC0789
Clothes Aid on behalf of Action for Children Holders of an Exemption Order 1st June 2018 - 31st May 2019 Wigan Borough N/A
Clothes Aid on behalf of NSPCC Holders of an Exemption Order 1st July 2018 - 30th June 2019 Wigan Borough N/A
RNIB/National Deaf Children's Society/Action Medical Research/See Ability/Childlife House to House Collection 2nd July 2018 - 30 June 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0485
Cancer Relief UK House to House 1st August 2018 - 31st July 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0486
Boot out Breast Cancer House to House Collection 29th August 2018 - 29th August 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0488
Guide Dogs for the Blink House to House Collection 24th September 2018 - 23rd September 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0491
Clatterbridge Cancer Charity House to House Collection 1st October 2018 - 30th September 2019 Whole Borough HHC0494
Leukaemia & Myeloma Research UK House to House Collection 15th October 2018 - 14th October 2019 Whole Borough HHC0490
Children's Hope Foundation House to House Collection 26th October 2018 - 15th April 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0498
Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal Holders of an Exemption Order 26th October 2018 - 9th November 2019 Wigan Borough N/A
Samuel's Charity House to House Collection 12th November 2018 - 12th May 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0501
Clothes Aid on behalf of Cancer Support UK House to House Collection 25th November 2018 - 24th November 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0502
Shelter Holders of a National Exemption Order 1st January - 10th February 2019 M29 N/A
Child & Teenage Cancer Leukaemia Foundation House to House Collection 1st January -  31st December 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0492
Coping with Cancer North East House to House Collection 1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019 Whole Borough HHC0497
The Children's Air Ambulance Holders of a National Exemption Order 1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019 Whole Borough N/A
North of England Children's Cancer Research House to House Collection 1st January 2019 - 31 December 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0500
Breast Cancer Research Aid House to House Collection 15th January 2019 - 30th November 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0504
Recycling Clothes Company on behalf of Against Breast Cancer Holders of a National Exemption Order 27th January 2019 - 27th January 2021 Whole Borough N/A
East London Textiles Ltd on behalf of Leukaemia Care Holders of a National Exemption Order 1st February 2019 - 31st December 2019 Whole Borough N/A
Woodlands Cancer Care House to House Collection 4th March 2019 - 29th April 2019 Wigan Borough HHC0505
Clothes Aid on behalf of Make a Wish Foundation UK House to House Collection 25th March 2019 - 31st December 2019 Whole Borough N/A
Transformation for Veterans House to House Collection 1st April 2019 - 31st March 2020 Whole Borough HHC0506
Scope Holders of an Exemption Order 1st April 2019 - 21st April 2019 Whole Borough N/A
RSPCA Holders of an Exemption Order 1st April 2019 - 30th June 2019 WN5 N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to  Face Fundraising 12th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Royal Voluntary Service Face to  Face Fundraising 12th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
Forver Manchester (Real Change Wigan & Leigh) Street Collection 12th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre SC0817
National Hereditary Breast Cancer Helpline House to House Collection 12/04/2019 - 11/04/2020 Wigan Borough HHC0507
Northern Greyhound Rescue Street Collection 13th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0814
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 15th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 16th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Rob on behalf of UNICEF Face to Face Fundraising 17th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 17th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
Robin on behalf of Guide Dogs Face to Face Fundraising 18th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Oxfam Face to Face Fundraising 22nd April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Robin on behalf of Guide Dogs Face to Face Fundraising 23rd April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 24th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Rob on behalf of UNICEF Face to Face Fundraising 25th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 25th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 26th April 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
Springhill Hospice Street Collection 27th April 2019 Townfields to Albert Street, Ashton-in-Makerfield & Wigan Road to Danes Road, Hindley SC0811
Amelia Quigley Dance Co. Joint Collection 27th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre, Wigan Lane JC0043
Save the Children Holders of an Exemption Order 28th April 2019 - 4th May 2019 Whole Borough N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 30th April 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Robin on behalf of Guide Dogs Face to Face Fundraising 1st May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
UrbanLeaf on behalf of Independent Age Face to Face Fundraising 2nd May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 2nd May 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
Breast Cancer Now Street Collection 3rd May 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0816
The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen Holders of an Exemption Order 11th May - 24th May 2019 Melrose Drive (Wigan) N/A
Christian Aid Holders of an Exemption Order 12th - 18th May 2019 Wigan Borough N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 13th May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 13th May 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
UrbanLeaf on behalf of Independent Age Face to Face Fundraising 14th May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Marie Curie Face to Face Fundraising 16th May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
One Sixty on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research Face to Face Fundraising 17th May 2019 Wigan Town Centre N/A
Shelter Face to Face Fundraising 17th May 2019 Leigh Town Centre N/A
Teenage Cancer Trust Street Collection 18th May 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0808
Worldwide Cancer Research Street Collection 23rd May 2019 Leigh Town Centre SC0798
Northern Greyhound Rescue Street Collection 1st June 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0813
Teenage Cancer Trust Street Collection 13th June 2019 Leigh Town Centre SC0809
Northern Greyhound Rescue Street Collection 6th July 2019 Ashton in Makerfield SC0788
Rotary Club of Wigan Street Collection 6th July 2019 WN1, Standishgate, Market Place, Millgate - Wigan SC0815
Joining Jack Joint Collection 13th July 2019 Wigan Ln, Mesnes Rd, Standishgate & Upper Dicconson St (Wigan) JC0041
Worldwide Cancer Research Street Collection 31st August 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0797
Children in Need Street Collection 12th October 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0793
Children in Need Street Collection 17th October 2019 Leigh Town Centre SC0795
Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal Street Collection 26th October 2019 - 9th November 2019 Whole of Borough SC0784
Rotary Club of Leigh Joint Collection 23rd November 2019 - 23rd December 2019 Leigh (inc Bradshawgate) JC0042
The Christy Charity Street Collection 30th November 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0799
Betel of Britain Street Collection 1st December 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0812
Cancer Research UK Street Collection 22nd December 2019 Wigan Town Centre SC0807
Scope Holders of an Exemption Order 6th April 2020 - 26th April 2020 Whole Borough N/A
Christian Aid Holders of an Exemption Order 10th - 16th May 2020 Wigan Borough N/A
Christian Aid Holders of an Exemption Order 9th - 15th May 2021 Wigan Borough N/A
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