All the news from Congleton


Vacancy for a Town Councillor in Congleton West Ward

There is a vacancy for a Councillor for the West Ward of Congleton. An election to fill the vacancy will be held if ten electors for the said Electoral area give notice to the Returning Officer requesting such an election within 14 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank … Continued

Congleton In Bloom Needs You!

“Every Little Helps” for the Congleton In Bloom team this September and October as it is one of three local projects set to receive a cash boost from the Tesco “Bags of Help” Initiative. From 1st September until 31st October, the team needs you to place the blue coins, given at the checkout and drop … Continued

Great War Exhibition- Congleton Town Hall

On Saturday 21st October, Cheshire Villages Great War Society along with Congleton Museum are hosting an exhibition in Congleton Town Hall from 10.30am – 4.30pm, free to the public. The exhibition includes WW1 history and memorabilia as well as displays on Congleton Cenotaphs regeneration plans and displays from Congleton Museum. For more information about this … Continued

Senior Health & Wellbeing Fayre 2017

Congleton Partnership, Cheshire East Council and the Community Agents would like to invite you to a vibrant over 50’s health and wellbeing event at Congleton Town Hall on Friday 29th September from 10am – 1pm. There will be a variety of free stimulating activities to get involved with, such as; Winter Wellbeing advice, information from … Continued

Congleton Sustainability Group- Apple Collection

Do you have excess apples? Don’t worry, Congleton Sustainability Group is going to turn them into Congleton’s very own Apple Juice and Cider and for the first time, this year the CSG group will be doing it themselves at the Old Saw Mill. All you have to do is collect your excess apples- dessert or … Continued

Thank you for supporting Congleton In Bloom 2017

The RHS In Bloom judges spent longer in Congleton than any other town thanks to the record number of businesses and neighbourhoods joining in the In Bloom effort. During their nine hour visit to Congleton on Thursday 20th July, the judges seemed really impressed with how the whole town embraces the In Bloom principles of … Continued

Popular Paddling Pool to limit its numbers

A popular free tourist attraction in Congleton is introducing a maximum limit on the number of people in the area at any one time following health and safety guidance. Congleton Town Council is alerting users of the paddling pool in Park Road Congleton that the number of people admitted into the area will be limited … Continued

Anti-Social Behaviour- Who to call?

Don’t suffer from Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) in silence! Anti-social behaviour is recognised as any aggressive, intimidating or destructive activity that damages or destroys another person’s quality of life. It can include persistent noise, verbal abuse, threatening behaviour and graffiti. During office hours, you can report anti-social behaviour to a dedicated team at Cheshire East Council … Continued

Congleton In Bloom- Growing for Gold

Congleton In Bloom has been working with businesses, schools and groups to make Congleton bloom again this Summer. The team would like to offer a huge thank you to everyone who has helped with litter picking, planting, weeding, sponsoring and sprucing up an area. Once again it has been a mammoth town effort. North West … Continued