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Welcome to Congleton

Congleton is a market town with a population of around 28,400 (2021 census) located in south east Cheshire. The town is about half way between Manchester and Stoke and is part of the beautiful Cheshire Peak District. Congleton is well known for its festivals, flowers, ribbons, beers and bears! It has over 150 local organisations and groups, a busy town centre, its own theatre, fantastic park, museum and paddling pool.

Congleton Events & Attractions Guide 2024

From vibrant events to captivating attractions Congleton has something for everyone. In this guide we’ll introduce you to some of our most beloved attractions and key events. Whether you’re a visitor or a local, we aim to showcase the best of what our town has to offer. Free copies available from the Congleton Information Centre or start exploring now….

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A council for the people

Congleton Town Council was created in 1980 to represent the people of Congleton town. 22 Councillors, representing five wards, are elected every four years (next election May 2027) to serve on the Council.

Your Town Council

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To find out more about the council and please click on the links.

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Town hall hire

For your business and pleasure

Congleton Town Hall is an impressive, imposing Victorian Gothic style building at the heart of Congleton town centre. Inside is equally impressive, with three great rooms available for you to hire. Whatever the function you are organising, we’re confident that you’ll be delighted with the Town Hall as a venue.

An amazing venue for your wedding

Having your special day in this majestic historic building licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships will be a lifetime memory.

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The Perfect Venue for You

If you are organising an event – take a look at what Congleton Town Hall can offer. We are confident that we will have a room to suit you, and that you will be delighted with the grandeur of the rooms and our helpful staff and events team. The Grand Hall itself is big enough to hold concerts, dances, private parties, exercise classes and exhibitions. The Bridestones Suite is a smaller more intimate space ideal for smaller gatherings of up to 80 such as wedding ceremonies and christenings. If you are interested in holding an event at the Town Hall please call Congleton Information Centre on: 01260 270350 ext. 1 to check on availability. If you book an event and would like it advertised here please send a photo and details to info@congleton-tc.gov.uk

Plan your visit to the paddling pool

Electromantics set to return to the Town Hall

We Need You!

Congleton Pride

Summer Play Days

Find more events in the Town Hall