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 Jim Banks was co-opted to the Council at its June meeting and Cllr Timothy Summers was co-opted at the September meeting. Another candidate has been accepted and will be formally co-opted at the October meeting of the Council.
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
The bridge on Grimeford Lane will be closed between 27th July and 16th November for the continuation of the electrification work.
There has been a lot of traffic disruption in the village following the Rail Electrification road closures. Please see the Town Council Statement for additional information and contact details.
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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