Now we are now moving out of lockdown the businesses of Standish need the support of our community.

Will the roll out of the vaccine going really well, we now seem to be moving into a new and more certain time of how we all run our businesses and how we come out of lockdown and back to some sort of normality.

So if you have listed your business with us please let us know if you wish to make any changes to your listing by emailing us at

Support Standish is a free service from the Heron Marketing Services design studio in association with Standish Voice Neighbourhood Forum. It is a place for us to get together, find the best way to support our favourite local businesses in Standish and the surrounding villages and initiatives and do our bit to strengthen our community.

Support a Local Business

Under each tab below are our local businesses, those run by our friends, our families and our neighbours. Information on supporting these businesses is beside each. This might be leaving an online review, ordering online or sharing a referral. Each business has different needs and different ways you can help.

Self Storage Standish

Self Storage Standish is a family run business, whose aim is to provide an efficient and friendly self storage service in Standish since 2006.



Top Grades Education

Top Grades Education provide small group Maths tuition for children in year 5 to year 11.

We have moved our lessons online during the lockdown. The first lesson is a free 1 to 1 orientation and assessment lesson. Following this tuition is in small groups of no more than 4 students. You child will work on their own areas for development.

Fees for group lessons are £15 per hour. During the lockdown we are donating half of all fees to 'NHS Charities Together' and 'The Brick. We recently donated over £400 as a result of bookings for the next 6 weeks.

Just prior to the lockdown we were due to move into new premisis on High Street. We are looking forward to moving when this ends.

For more details contact Richard on 07824 549 441.

Stay safe, we look forward to seeing everyone again soon.

Lester Pet Care


Lester Pet Care Clinic is deeply concerned about your safety, the welfare of your pets and the safety of our staff.  Following the Prime Minister’s ‘Lock Down’ statement we will now be limiting our appointments to emergencies, fulfilment of prescriptions and maintaining the food supply. 

Annual booster reminders will still be sent out as scheduled but clients to make a note to contact Lester Pet Care about 4-5 weeks after the booster date given on the reminder.

We will be available during the day Monday to Friday, and Saturday

mornings between 11am and 12noon. PLEASE RING BEFORE COMING TO


Please call us on 01257 427167


Heron Marketing Services
Marketing + Design Studio

We provide an extensive portfolio of marketing and design services designed to seamlessly fit with your company and take on all the tasks required to effectively market and grow your business.

Our, clear, pragmatic, no-nonsense is seen as a breath of fresh air by our clients. Whilst at the same time being successful in delivering original, contemporary, but above all else, commercially sound marketing solutions.

Established in 1999, Heron Marketing has grown and developed by achieving tangible and successful results for our clients across a wide range of market sectors. So whatever your industry sector it is likely that we will have the relevant experience to meet your needs.

Want to chat? Just call us or email using the links below| 07968 057722

RJT Solicitors

RJT Solicitors will continue to operate amid the Covid19 virus but unfortunately, we will be unable to see anyone face to face until further notice.

We are offering alternative methods of communication with new clients via telephone, email, skype and facetime.

We will continue to progress the cases for our existing clients using these same methods of communication.

Please call us on our normal number of 01257 228 027 and we can arrange the communication route that is best for you.

Stay safe and thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.

AMK Signs

We will be working remotely from home during the Coronavirus lockdown. However, we are still available to provide you with advice and quotations during this time.

Please contact us on the following numbers: 01257 421188 or 07734 108234 or by email at

Thank you and stay safe.

Standish Veterinary Centre

Standish Vets is an independent, family-run veterinary practice with a fantastic veterinary team. We have a diverse team of small animal vets and we encourage case and client continuity. This means that we are happy for you to request to see a particular vet or the vet that has been dealing with your pets problem or illness. We offer affordable, total veterinary care with on-site digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental equipment, eye pressure reading and a modern theatre. We know that your pets are part of your family and deserve the very best care.

The Hair Gallery

Hair salon, offering contemporary hairdressing. New client offer: ONLY £40.
Highlights or colour inc cut & finish. Full consultation and advice available. Skin test required before treatment.

We are currently closed but we look forward to seeing you in the near future.

29 Preston Rd , Standish WN6 0JH

PJ Warburton Plumbing & Heating

We are available throughout this time for all your emergency plumbing and heating needs such as boiler breakdowns, bathroom leaks, kitchen leaks etc.

When we visit your home we will observe all the required social distancing protocols to keep people as safe as possible.

Please call me on 07879 256629

Carechoice Northwest Ltd

We are a care company rated outstanding by CQC. We work for Wigan council within the ethical framework and provide care in people’s own homes in Standish and the surrounding areas.

email us here

Urban Fencing Ltd.

We are a family run fencing company on  Bradley Hall Trading Estate Standish
We manufacture supply and install Security Fencing. Gates. Timber. Barrier. Automated Gates. 
you can email us on

Visit our website here
Or call 01257 422964

Vincent and Co Solicitors

Although currently closed to the public for face to face consultations, Vincent and Co on Standish High Street remain open for business.
Our solicitors are working to progress existing cases and available to take instructions on new matters by post, phone or online.
Please call our usual office number 01257 425121 or email us at
Alternatively, visit our website
Thank you for your continued support and stay safe.

Frodshams Solicitors

We are a Wigan and St Helens based law firm providing legal advice and assistance with all aspects of property, will, probate, estate administration, powers of attorney, the court of protection (including professional deputyship and attorney work), equity release and estate/tax planning.
Business or Charity Name: Frodshams Solicitors.

Standish Saturday Slimming World

Saturday Morning Slimming Group now supporting you virtually! Contact Diane on 07977 293995 for more details.
Social Media Links: @standishsaturdayslimmingworld

The Hair Company

We are a hair salon based on Preston Road. We are open every day between now and 24th December, we are then closed 25th & 26th, 27th, 28th December and 1st January 2o21

Visit our FACEBOOK page or INSTAGRAM page

The Beauty Hub

With being client based we are closed at the minute, regular updates are on our social media pages as well as advice for clients. Janssen cosmetics skincare is still available to purchase as well as gift vouchers, both will be posted out.

Visit our WEBSITE

Visit our FACEBOOK page

Visit our INSTAGRAM page

Standish Autobodies

MOT testing station, service and repairs to all makes and models, tyres, 4wheel alignment, aircon, bodyshop.

Email us:


F J Brown & Co Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants

Family-based chartered surveying practice specialising in:
residential surveys (RICS HomeBuyer SurveyReports, etc.)
architecture, planning and design and build services
independent building control - domestic and commercial applications
fire strategy design and fire safety advice.

Click here to see our website

Check our Instagram page here


SMARTstrat provides 24-hour telephone answering, customer service and virtual assistant services to businesses throughout the UK.
During this period of lockdown, we are supporting many small businesses who need help with reception and admin tasks due to the Furlough Scheme.  We are also supporting companies whose offices are closed and working from home arrangements are in place.
We are also supporting online retail businesses who are experiencing unprecedented growth at this time by helping them maintain their customer service levels via telephone, email, social media and online chat. 
We are proud to be staffing the Standish Voice Coronavirus Helpline and supporting our local community during this time.
Stay safe all.


Open 24/7

S & R Miller - VW Audi Group specialists

We are a Volkswagen Audi Group specialist based on Bradley Hall Trading Estate.
Our highly trained technicians are on hand for all your vehicles needs including servicing, tyres, diagnostics & repairs, all carried out to the highest standard.
We cover Audi, Volkswagen, SEAT and Skoda models.

Click here to see our website


ADC Accountants Ltd

We are your local Accountancy practice offering a full range of accounting, tax, payroll and bookkeeping services. 
Throughout the lockdown, we are fully operational and here to help new and existing clients to comply with all the usual requirements as well as advising on all the newly introduced government supports.

Amended Business Hours: 9am to 12noon    2pm to 4pm

Visit our website

GMS Services Ltd

Plumbing and Heating 
Legionella Control
Water Hygiene
Gas Services
Water system disinfection
Property deep cleans

Click here to see our website


Peace & Co. Counselling

Peace & Co. Counselling offers emotional support for adults and young people. Areas in which help can be offered include: Bereavement, divorce and separation, depression, anxiety and low self-esteem.

Sessions can be offered online or over the telephone during the current lockdown period.
An initial consultation is offered at no charge. Reduced rates can be offered during this time for key workers and for people who have been furloughed from their jobs.

Visit our website


Doodles Doggie Daycare

Is your puppy or dog bored at home whilst you are at work or out for the day? Well, we have the answer! 
With us, your dog will spend the day playing and socialising with other dogs and our staff members in a safe and secure environment. 
We offer half-day (up to four hours) and full-day options and journeys too.

Find us at:
5 Market Street, Standish WN6 0HW

Call us on:
01257 473700
07548 560333

Click here to see our website


Gerrards Specialist Cleaning Services Ltd

Gerrards Carpet & Upholstery Cleaners are a multi-award-winning local company whose aim is to offer a service that stretches from the first contact, right through to the finished job. We are based in Standish, Wigan and are a family run business providing professional quality truck mounted carpet, upholstery and hard floor cleaning services since 1975.
We have some of the most powerful cleaning equipment in the world, so we will not leave your carpets & upholstery wet for days – they will be dry in hours and because of the sheer power of the system, they will also look and stay clean for longer saving you money on repeat cleans. We also provide an unbeatable hard floor cleaning service for luxury vinyl floors such as Karndean & Amtico, porcelain, ceramic and quarry tiles.
Everything we do from the first contact to the finished job is about delivering a quality service that you can rely on.
We are also proud to be the UK’s only specialist marine carpet cleaning company, serving the cruise and ferry industry with prestige clients; P&O Cruises, Cunard Line, Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, DFDS Seaways and others.

Email us here

Visit our website here

Take a look at our Facebook Page here

Ashfield Electrical Services

Electrician. Part P Registered 
Domestic and Commercial

07986 598597

email us

L.A Electrical

• Domestic, commercial and industrial installations
• House re-wires
• RCD & consumer unit upgrades
• Electrical repair and maintenance
• Inspection & testing
• Emergency call-out

email us

Our Facebook page is here

J E Nails & Spa

We offer beauty services, including nails, pedicure and eyebrows.

Visit our Facebook page here

Standish Property Maintenance & Pest Control

We offer reliable services for all your needs at Standish Property Maintenance and Pest Control.

Since starting up in 2011 we have grown substantially and continue to grow year on year. The business has been built from the ground up thanks to personal recommendation and value for money. We’ve established a solid reputation for high quality yet affordable work in the property maintenance and pest control industry.

Our workforce is composed of only experienced and qualified tradespeople, so you can be sure that we will do an excellent job with lasting results.

We offer a wide range of general services to keep your home or business in excellent condition. Along with fixes, repairs and revitalisation, we are also happy to advise you on the best course of action required.

Visit our website here

Click here to see our Facebook page

Network Print Support Ltd.

Printer repairs. Supplier of all types of printers and scanners. Technical assistance for network issues relating to printers and scanners.

email us

Our website is here

Arley Chauffeurs Ltd

Executive transport for both corporate and private clients. Airport transfers, special functions, meetings, sporting events. UK coverage.

email us

Our website is here

NCS Niks Cleaning Services

We provide cleaning services to both domestic and residential customers. We strive to make sure the job is done in a professional way and done to a high standard. We offer general cleans, deep cleans and office cleans along with ironing services.

Take a look at our website here

Click here to see our Facebook page

Village Hair Design

We Are a Unisex Hair Salon in the heart of Standish On the high Street, offering cutting to colouring & all your hairdressing needs ✂️ At realistic prices 01257 425105 

Our Facebook Page is here

JJB Roofing

JJB Roofing cover pitch Roofs and Flat Roof works. Free Quotes, available for Emergency Repairs.

Visit our website here

You can also find us on Which Trusted Trader and Facbook.

SN Estimating Services Ltd

We are a family run business with over 40 years of experience in all aspects of construction. 
We work with builders and main contractors throughout the North West providing pricing, bill measurement, value engineering, planning and QS works.
We also help the public, architects, estate agents etc with domestic works. we do budget costings, prepare documents for tender, analyse quotes and agree on terms with your builder. Sadly we’re more and more involved in dispute resolution when things don’t go to plan doing it yourself.

We know builders in your area and work daily with many more. Please call us on 07903 239856 with any questions.

Visit our website here 



Prospect Garage

We offer MOTs, service, repairs, tyres and car sales. 
We are closed at the moment but hoping to reopen soon and will update our Facebook page.
In the meantime – if you need any help or advice, please do not hesitate to contact us. As always, we will do our best to help.

Our Facebook Page is here

Our website is here

Blessing in Disguise

Blessings in Disguise is a UK based not-for-profit charity organisation created to enrich the lives of disadvantaged children and their carers.

Our Facebook Page is here

Our website is here

Shakeapaw Mobile Dog Grooming

Mobile Dog Grooming

Facebook page here

Visit our website here

Jo and Helen's Pet Care

We provide dog walking, cat sitting, other pet sitting eg rabbits, chickens and horse care in Appley Bridge, Standish and Shevington.

Our website is here

Find us on Facebook and Instagram

Amended Business Hours: Closed exercise solo walks for key workers

AD Design

AD Design is a residential design consultancy providing a drawing service to both domestic and builder/developer clients. Services include new build, extensions, conversions, renovations and re-models for both planning and building regulations.
Business hours have not been affected by the current coronavirus crisis. 
For further information including a no-obligation quote, please contact Andrew Darbyshire on either the following number 07709 492694 or email

McCarthy Bennett Holland Solicitors

We are a firm of Solicitors based on Bridgeman Terrace offering legal services including wills and probate, family law, conveyancing amongst other areas. If you need any legal assistance we are offering a 10% discount to those in the NHS and also offer 30mins free advice in most areas. Please get in touch on 01942 206060 or email

Our website is here

Social media @MBHSolictors

Amended Business Hours: 9am to 5pm

The Great Catsby Cat Hotel

Following the government guidelines, The Great Catsby is able to offer cat boarding for key workers and those unable to temporarily care for their cats, due to isolation or illness.  
Strict social distancing measures will be taken to keep everyone safe during this time.

Our Address is 197 Pepper Lane Standish

Visit our website here

Visit our Facebook Page here

Four Seasons Grounds & Property Services
Our Services
Conifers, Hedges, Bushes Trimmed/Removed
Duration varies  Price varies

Conifers trimmed or removed Bushes and Hedges trimmed or removed

Regular Garden Maintenance Programmes
Duration varies  Price varies

One-off Garden Tidy Monthly Garden Tidy

Fortnightly Garden Tidy

Environmental Agency Waste Carrier
30 minutes  Price varies Certified to carry and dispose of Waste
Painting and Decorating
Duration varies  Price varies. Internal and External Decorating
Power Wash Cleaning
Duration varies  Price varies

UPVC plastic fascias, soffits, gutters, conservatory’s cleaned Patios and Driveways cleaned

Fences and Gates
Duration varies  Price varies

Complete new fence, including posts, bases and panels. Replacement fence panels. Bespoke fences madMore

Duration varies  Price varies

Flagging Patios PlantingMore

Property Management Service
Duration varies  Price varies 
Take the stress away from the Landlord Liaise with Tenant directly Deal with any problems that arise, 24/7

Find us on Facebook here

Pilgrim Hope Solicitors

Pilgrim Hope Solicitors is located in the heart of the village (opposite the library) and undertakes a wide range of legal work including Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney (“LPA”) .  We are offering 10% discount on fees on all new Wills/LPA instructions during the Coronavirus lockdown and are also donating 10% of our fees in respect of this work to the Three Wishes Charity – the registered Charity of Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (No. 1048659)

Our website is here

Find us on Facebook here

Andy Thompson Mobile Valeting Services

We offer a fully mobile valeting service at home or your place of work.  Fully insured.  Adhering to government guidelines regarding social distancing.  Payments by bank transfer or cash.

Amended Business Hours: 9-5

Visit our Facebook page here

Croft Equestrian Supplies and Livery Stables

Feeds, Supplements & Bedding for Horses.
D.I.Y Livery Stables.

Croft Equestrian, Gunnells Fold Farm, Arbour Lane, Standish

Castelli D.I.Y & Pet Supplies

For all your  D.I.Y & Pet  Supplies Established 1991.  
Delivery service available.
Parking at the rear.

Fieldside Veterinary Physiotherapy

Mobile Veterinary Physiotherapy service for all animals big and small. 
Veterinary Physiotherapy is used to help maintain, restore and promote recovery for a range of conditions by optimising the healing, function and well-being of the musculoskeletal system.  
Fieldside Veterinary Physiotherapy individually prescribes treatment programmes, tailored specifically to your animal, including soft tissue manipulation, electrotherapies and home exercise prescription.

Visit our website here

Find us on social media: @Fieldsidevetphysio

CK Installations

Kitchen showroom closed during the lockdown. Offering email quote and cad designs service, can discuss over the phone and even do a video call.

Visit our website here for details

Jo Tilley Photography

Creative and natural photographer specialising in Newborn, family and wedding photography. Newborn photography studio based in Standish, Wigan.
My studio is currently closed, I am however still taking wedding bookings for 2021 onwards

Visit our website here

Find us on social media:@jotilleyphoto

Modernise Your Stairs

We are a family run local company who can modernise your tired old stairs in just 2 days.
Established for over 20 years, employing local people, we design, manufacture & install bespoke staircases and stair renovations.
We have a local showroom and are available for home surveys. Please call 01942 246553 or email
You can download a free brochure from

Petite Beautique

We can offer gift vouchers whilst closed during the Coronavirus Pandemic. Please visit our website here

Social Media Links: @petitebeautique

Rep Fitness Studio

Fitness, Gym, boxing, Classes, P.ts

Social Media Links: rep fitness studio, rushton20141 rep fitness studio, rep nutrition ltd

GreenThumb Wigan

GreenThumb Wigan are a local company specialising in lawn treatments. We typically visit customers lawns four times a year to apply a granulated fertiliser and weedkiller, as well as offering additional services such as Aeration and Scarification. We closed temporarily during March and April but are now fully operational again and are working to government guidelines on social distancing. We can visit your property and provide you with a free quotation for treating your lawn(s).

As a lot of people are spending more time in their gardens at present, there is no better time to get your lawn(s) looking good.

Visit our website here

Click here to email us

Scene Print & Design Limited

We are a small creative studio based in Standish, specialising in graphic design, digital and print with over 42 years experience in the industry. Scene has been operating since 1977 as Scene Print & Design Limited principally involved in graphic design for print with many clients large and small. In more recent times we have become increasingly involved in digital design and online services in our ever-changing industry.

Visit our website by clicking here

Visit our Facebook page by clicking here


Experience truly seamless communications with a proven provider. We are business VoIP phone specialists with decades of experience in delivering expert solutions to businesses on a national and global scale. We have the knowledge and expertise to recommend and deliver the right solution – and we only work with businesses, so we understand exactly what level of service you need and expect.

Our business VoIP solutions provide integrated video conferencing and Mobile Apps for employees to collaborate while working from home. Users can collaborate in real-time and hold audio and video conferences to stay connected to customers and the rest of the team. During these difficult times, your organisation can switch to remote working, without sacrificing productivity.

We are here to provide the tools and guidance you need to help you and your team adjust to remote working. We are committed to helping organisations everywhere stay connected and productive during this uncertain time.
Take a look at our website here

Visit our Facebook page here


Smart Business IT

Your very own Virtual Information Security Officer working closely with small businesses.
Helping SME’s protect their business by selecting the correct security software, implementing the correct policies, GDPR compliance, and ensuring IT Security best practices.

Click here to visit our website

Gills Cosmetics & Aesthetics Boutique

My business offers beauty services to people in the are. I offer a one to one service in a relaxed professional salon. I specialise in PlasmaBlast treatment and also offer other beauty treatments such as facials, brows, nails, lashes.

Click here to visit our website

Goldstone Broking Group

Goldstone Broking Group is a local commercial insurance brokerage with an office in Standish and one in Maidstone. We offer all forms of business insurance including retail, property, tradesmen, liabilities, fleet, pub, restaurant and take away policies.

Although we are a new business, we have a combined experience level of over 40 yrs in the commercial insurance arena and offering our services to our local community is central to our business plan over the next 3 yrs. One of our key goals is to add value to an already strong local marketplace and build lasting trust and loyalty, where we can be part of a group who support and utilise each others services. 

I would be happy to provide the following for all Support Standish members throughout the year, either by phone, email, Zoom/Teams or face to face at our office/clients home/clients workplace (once the Covid restrictions are lifted):

A full review of their current insurance, to ensure its fit for purpose.
£0 admin fees (Average usually £25)
Discounted premiums (varies from business to business)
Personalised service from a company director (Me)

During the pandemic I’m sure that every local business has felt the impact and everyone will want to limit their risk exposure as well as their outgoings and doing this for their business will help our business grow.
Business or Charity Name: Goldstone Broking Group
Email Address (to confirm listing):
Your website Address:
Business Hours : 9am-5pm Monday – Friday


King Carpet Cleaning

King Carpet Cleaning Wigan is the all-in-one local family business serving the Wigan and surrounding areas in 1995. Our family business provides affordable carpet cleaning residential and commercial services. We also provide upholstery, rug and stain removal cleaning. Call us today for a free personal quote!
Call 01942 316805 today to benefit from our carpet cleaning services.

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Our address is:

22 Mesnes Rd
WN1 2DA Wigan
United Kingdom
Tel. 01942 316805

We are open for business 8am to 8pm 7 days an week.

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