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St Johns Methodist Church, Market Street

St Johns Methodist Church, Market Street, Hindley, Wigan WN2 3AN View on map

Methodist church of 1990-1 by William Waddington & Son (a practice that specialised in non-conformist churches). Built of dressed Rainforth stone in the Romanesque style. Octagonal tower on the SW corner, the church provides a major architectural accent in the central part of Hindley and includes design elements of considerable originality.


Opening Arrangements

Wednesday, 7pm - 9pm. Thursday, 9am - 11am; 1pm - 3pm (term time only). Access is normally via the church side door and the person responsible may be in the Sunday School building next door.


On the A58 at the top of the main street in Hindley (Market Street). Rail: Hindley (½ mile). Bus: No 559 (from Bolton) and No 32 (from Wigan).

Parking Spaces


Limited on street parking at the back of the church. Car Park on Markety Square or Danes Avenue.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes