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Congleton In Bloom thanks local volunteers

Local people from Congleton came together to clean up the town on Saturday 6th May. Residents spent two hours litter picking, weeding, putting up and stencilling no-dog fouling signs and generally making the local area at New Life Church and surrounding streets look better. A total of 15 bags of litter were collected from a … Continued

Congleton Paddling Pool opens for the summer this Saturday 27th May

With temperatures set to soar this weekend, Congleton Town Council is expecting record numbers of people to attend the opening day of Congleton Paddling Pool. The popular paddling pool, on Park Road in Congleton, will open for the summer season on Saturday 27th May at 10am. It will then remain open, weather permitting, every day … Continued

Congleton Link Road- Public Inquiry

A public inquiry into the £90m Congleton Link Road begins on Tuesday May 16th at Congleton Town Hall. Before planning inspector Stephen Roscoe. The inquiry is expected to close on Wednesday May 24, and will hear representations from remaining objectors, statutory objectors and any other persons with an interest in land subject to compulsory purchase … Continued

Notice of Election

Nominations papers for anyone wishing to stand in the General Election as a Member of Parliament to serve the Congleton Constituency must be hand delivered  to the ACTING RETURNING OFFICER, ELECTIONS TEAM, GROUND FLOOR, WESTFIELDS, MIDDLEWICH ROAD, SANDBACH, CHESHIRE CW11 1HZ on Tuesday to Thursday between 10am and 4pm BUT NOT LATER THAN 4.00pm on … Continued

Councillor Charles Booth as new Congleton Town Mayor

At the Annual Town Council meeting held on Thursday 4th May 2017, Councillor Charles Booth was elected as the new Town Mayor of Congleton. Cllr Booth was elected as a Town Councillor two years ago at the 2015 elections and this will be the first year that he will undertake Mayoral duties. Cllr Suzie Akers … Continued

Congleton In Bloom calls all Local Heroes!

Could you be a local hero? Congleton In Bloom is calling all would be local heroes to help clean up Congleton! Anyone up for the task is asked to gather at New Life Church car park on West Road at 10am on Saturday 6th May. The heroes clean-up will last from 10.00am – 12.00 noon. … Continued

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

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