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
There is currently a vacancy for a Town Councillor for the West Ward of Adlington. Applications for co-option will be accepted until Friday 12th September, details here
The Town Mayor for 2014-15, Dan Croft has announced he will be
doing a charity walk to raise funds for Derian House Childrenís Hospice in
September. Together with a small group of others, Cllr Croft will be walking the
84 miles of the Hadrianís Wall Path in four days
(13th-16th September) to raise money for the Chorley-based
To donate, go to Dan's justgiving page or text
SEPT84 plus the amount to 70070.
The Mayor also hopes to use his year in office to raise funds
for other local charities, including Chorley & District Mencap, and the
Adlington Luncheon Club. Details of further fundraising events will be announced
in due course.
The railway bridge on Railway Road will be closed to traffic from June to November this year, the bridge on Chorley Road from December to June and the bridge on Rawlinson Lane from January to May next year because of work on the railway line. For further details click here The NHS Stop Smoking Service has started a new 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
The Town Council is not responsible for the content of external websites