Directions from Wigan

To arrive at Cottage Lane Mission from Wigan:

  1. Take the A577, signposted towards Ormskirk and Southport
  2. Continue along the A577 through Orrell, Upholland, Skelmersdale and West Head and arrive on the outskirts of Ormskirk, passing the Ormskirk School on your right and Ormskirk Hospital on your left.
  3. Once in to Ormskirk, you will arrive at a set of traffic lights with Kwik fit on the opposite left corner. Cross over, continuing on the A577.
  4. At the next set of traffic lights, with a chemist on your left and the bus station on your right, turn left into St Helens Road, continuing along the A577 for a short distance.
  5. Pass Le Frog restaurant on your right and at the next set of traffic lights turn right, signposted A570 Southport.
  6. Going over the brow of the railway bridge and through a pedestrian crossing, stay in the left lane.
  7. The next set of traffic lights has a Morrison’s store on the opposite left corner, turn left here (signposted Liverpool A59), down Aughton Street.
  8. Pass Morrison’s on your right and the chip shop on your left, then take the second exit off the mini roundabout with a school on your right.
  9. Proceed to the large roundabout with a fire station on the right and large school on the left and take the third exit into Cottage Lane.
  10. Take the second exit off the mini roundabout, continuing along Cottage Lane.
  11. The road will take a tight turn to the left and then a gentler one to the right.
  12. The church is situated on the right at the end of this right hand bend, opposite a farm entrance on your left.
  13. If the car park in front of the church is full, please proceed up the farm track opposite and park in the large car park situated on the left just after the farm house.

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