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Welcome to the Adlington Town Council Website.               Contact the Clerk

Adlington is a village and civil parish in Lancashire, England near the West Pennine Moors and the larger town of Chorley. It became a separate parish in 1842 then grew into a town around the textile and coal mining industries until these closed in the 1960s. Adlington has some great features such as the Leeds and Liverpool canal, which runs through the village, and is overlooked by Rivington Pike, part of the West Pennine Moors.


The Town Mayor of Adlington is Cllr Dan Croft and the Deputy Mayor is Cllr Stephen Higgins

The Mayor will be raising funds for local charitiesduring his year in office, including Chorley & District Mencap, and the Adlington Luncheon Club

The Annual Carol Concert with Rivington & Adlington Brass Band will take place on Monday 15th December at 7.30pm at the Adlington & District Community Centre on Railway Road.  Everyone's welcome and there will be a hot pot supper, details here.

There is currently a vacancy on the Town Council.  If you're interested in becoming a Town Councillor you can apply to be considered for co-option to the Council now.  For details of eligibility and how to apply please contact the Clerk

Applications are now invited for 2015 Community Awards funding for local voluntary organisations. Please see the details of how to apply

Higher and Lower Adlington were entered separately in the Lancashire Best Kept Village Competition again this year.  Although neither won any awards, Lower Adlington came third in the Large Village class.  Congratulations to the White Bear Marina which received a Highly Commended certificate in the Industrial/Commercial class.  The judges also praised the Marina Cafe, Adlington Primary School and the Cricket Club.  For the full judges' reports see Higher Adlington or Lower Adlington

Heath Charnock Parish Council has included a World War One section on its website, giving historical information related to Adlington & District

The railway bridge on Railway Road is now open. The bridge on Chorley Road will be closed to traffic from 26 January to 19 June 2015 and the bridge on Rawlinson Lane from 5 January to 22 May 2015 because of continuing electrification work on the railway line. In addition, the bridge on Grimeford Lane, Anderton will be closed from 2 March to 12 June 2015. There's additional information here

The Town Council is currently reviewing the Parish Plan. If you have suggestions for inclusion in the Plan, please contact the Clerk 

The NHS Stop Smoking Service is running a clinic in Adlington - see details here

Lancashire County Council is currently recruiting "Shared Lives" carers.  Shared Lives is adult fostering for people with learning and physical difficulties or for older people who are struggling to manage on their own. For details please click here

If you want a link to your Adlington local non-profit-making society or group on our website, please contact the Clerk with the details

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