All the news from Congleton


Congleton’s Easter Treats Day

An egg-cellent day was had by all at Congleton’s Easter Treats Day on Tuesday 11th April. The organisers Congleton Town Council were delighted that so many people joined in the fun. Congleton’s Easter Treats Day saw the return of the traditional Congl-egg Roll in the pedestrian area. The winner on the day and the current … Continued

Easter Services

Churches Together Holy Trinity Church, Biddulph Road, CW12 3LL Sunday 16th- Celebration Communion, 11.00 a.m. St. John’s Church, Buxton Old Road, CW12 2ES Friday 14th- Experience Easter for Children & accompanying Adults, 10.00 a.m. Sunday 16th- Celebration Communion, 11.00 a.m. St. Peter’s Church, Chapel Street, CW12 4AB Sunday 9th- Palm Sunday Team Celebration, 10.00 a.m. Friday 14th- Devotional Service, … Continued

Congleton Paddling Pool Opens- 27th May

Cool down at the pool this summer! Congleton Paddling Pool, Park Road, is open daily from 10am-6pm from 27th May until early September. The pool is managed by Congleton Town Council and has been enjoyed by many for decades! It’s designed for children aged 11 years and under. A member of staff will be present, … Continued

St George’s Day Sprint Triathlon Event

  Sunday 23rd April 2017 has been “reclaimed for sport” for Congleton’s first St. George’s Day Sprint Triathlon event, which will take place in Congleton Leisure Centre and Congleton Park. The aim of the event is to help the Mayor raise money for his chosen charity, East Cheshire Hospice as well as improving personal fitness … Continued

Congleton’s Annual Town Meeting- Thursday 27th April

Congleton will be holding its Annual Town Meeting on Thursday 27th April in Congleton Town Hall, starting at 7pm. Everyone who has the right to vote in Congleton has the right to attend the meeting and raise issues. This is not a Council meeting, but is a meeting that is a right of local people … Continued

Congleton’s Big Spring Clean

Great British Spring Clean bags 20 sacks of litter from Congleton on Saturday Congleton in Bloom was delighted with the response from local people who answered the call to join in the Great British Spring Clean on Saturday 25th March. Twenty local people spent up to two hours litter picking, sweeping, putting up no-dog fouling … Continued

Congleton Neighbourhood Plan Call for Site

Congleton Neighbourhood Plan Call For Sites The preparation of the Congleton Neighbourhood Plan is progressing and we are coming to a stage when we will be publishing our draft policies. To make sure that the Plan is up to date the Town Council need to know what land is or may become available within the … Continued

Congleton’s Triathlon

Sunday 23rd April 2017 has been “reclaimed for sport” for Congleton’s 1st St. George’s Day Triathlon event in Congleton Park. The aim is to raise money for the Town Mayor’s chosen charity- East Cheshire Hospice, as well as improving personal fitness and the feel good factor for entrants. The triathlon consists of a 500m swim, … Continued

Congleton Gyratory- Total Road Enhancement Improvements

Cheshire East Council are working to improve the A34 Manchester Road / A536 Macclesfield Road junction at Lower Heath by resurfacing this key route in three phases. Total road enhancement means we will undertake maintenance such as pavement works, barrier repairs, sign repairs and gully cleaning. The aim of this is to address as many … Continued

Congleton in Bloom- National Ambitions for 2018

In 2018 Congleton in Bloom will be celebrating 20 years of work to improve Congleton. The team started with a small, dedicated band of volunteers who were determined to do something to brighten up the town. Over the years more areas have been improved, the numbers of people involved has blossomed and Congleton has gained … Continued