All the news from Congleton


CTC- Result of Poll

Maurice Anthony Walker (Conservative) has been elected as the new Town Councillor for the West Ward at a by-election held yesterday (Thursday 9 November). 2,138 people cast votes, four ballot papers were rejected. Maurice Walker received 703 votes. The next Congleton Town Council elections are scheduled for May 2019 when all 20 places are due … Continued

Congleton In Bloom- BEST RESULTS YET!

Congleton in Bloom came home clutching a hoard of accolades following the town’s most successful couple of days ever at the North West in Bloom Awards, held in Southport. Congleton gained 12 awards, 10 of which were at the highly coveted Gold or Outstanding top level. The main town entry for Congleton in Bloom received … Continued

In Bloom- Winter Plant Up 2017

Congleton Children plant Winter tubs day after learning of Britain in Bloom Place The day after Congleton learnt that it had won best large town in the North West, 24 youngsters from seven primary schools and a pre-school were helping the Congleton in Bloom team prepare for the 2018 campaign! The children planted 20 winter … Continued

Notice of Poll – West Ward Election

 A poll for the election of a COUNCILLOR to be elected for the CONGLETON TOWN COUNCIL – WEST WARD will be held on THURSDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2017, between the hours of 7:00 AM and 10:00 PM 2.  The Number of  COUNCILLORS to be elected is ONE 3.  The full names, addresses and descriptions of the … Continued

PSPO Consultation

Cheshire East Council, Cheshire Police and other agencies are aware of regular incidents of anti-social behaviour in Congleton Town Centre which has caused concern to people. Cheshire East Council is now consulting on the introduction of a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) in and around Princess Street Market area in Congleton aimed at tackling this … Continued

Be Part of the Christmas Magic!

You are invited to be part of the Christmas magic by joining in public Lantern Making Workshops and Samba Drumming Workshops at the Electric Picture House, Cross Street. The lantern making workshops are always great fun for all the family! Come along and join in any time between 10.30am and 3.30pm on Saturdays 4th, 11th … Continued

Rotary Bonfire 2017

Rotary Bonfire & Fireworks in the Park Congleton Rotary Club will be brightening the sky on Saturday 4th November with Congleton’s annual bonfire and firework display, taking place in Congleton Park. Gates to the park will open at 5.00pm, with the torch-lit parade to light the bonfire at 6.00pm. The firework display for the children … Continued

700 Years of Mayoralty

Congleton’s first Mayor, Philip son of Richard, served in 1318. Next year marks 700 years since the first Mayor of Congleton took up office. The Town Council is keen to celebrate this anniversary and are interested in residents views on how to mark this anniversary. Ideas being explored include a 700 challenge to businesses, clubs, … Continued

Remembrance Sunday Parade- 12th November

Congleton’s Annual Remembrance Parade, organised by the Congleton Branch of The Royal British legion with support from the Town Council, has attracted huge support and crowds for the past few years. The town event will take place on Sunday 12th November. You can support the parade, led by 230 Congleton Squadron (ATC) Band, as it … Continued

Congleton Draft Neighbourhood Plan- Regulation 14

Congleton’s Draft Neighbourhood Plan has now reached its Regulation 14 consultation. The Congleton Neighbourhood Plan group has sent a copy of the plan to the 701 people who are either on the Cheshire East Council’s list of statutory consultees, or local groups that have expressed an interest in the Congleton Neighbourhood Plan. Copies of the draft plan … Continued