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 Stephen Higgins and the Deputy Mayor is Cllr Alison Evans
Cllr Peter Walkden was co-opted as Town Councillor for Adlington East at the meeting held on Monday 15th Feb 2016.
From Monday 18th April Chorley Hospital's Accident & Emergency Department has been replaced with an Urgent Care Centre. You can find out more at the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals website. A petition objecting to the closure of the A&E can be accessed here Chorley Council is arranging "Get Up and Go" activities for children and young people over the Easter school holidays. Please see the website www.chorley.gov.uk for further details
Lancashire County Council is currently consulting on its Budget Proposals
The reports from the Lancashire Best Kept Village Competition have now been published. Although neither village won an award this year the judges had many positive comments. For the full reports see Higher Adlington and Lower Adlington
The new Community Notice Board is now in place outside Adlington Library. This is available for local non-profit organisations to promote their events, and was partly funded by the Lancashire County Council Parish Champion. Please contact the Clerk or drop notices in to Adlington Library if you'd like them to be displayed. The Council would like to thank local company Barlow Construction & Renovation for putting up the board.
Planning application 15/00506/REMMAJ to build 158 dwellings on land surrounding Huyton Terrace has now been approved by Chorley Council and their planning portal gives full details of the application. Information relating to the residents group can be found on our useful links page
In line with the requirements of the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities
financial information for the year 2014/15 is now available on the Annual Report page Chorley Council now runs a Meals on Wheels service with local company Lancashire Fayre. Details are available here
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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