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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

A representative of Northern Rail will be attending the next meeting of the Town Council on Monday 17th November at 7.15pm.  If you have questions about the current and future Adlington rail service, please come along to the meeting.

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.  Applications will be accepted until Friday 14th November 2014. For details of eligibility and how to apply please see the vacancy notice

The official opening of Jubilee Recreation Ground Skate Park and Ball Court will be on on Saturday 15 Nov at 11.00am

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

The Mayor will be raising funds for local charitiesduring his year in office, including Chorley & District Mencap, and the Adlington Luncheon ClubThere will be a Charity Bingo event on Tuesday 25th November, details hereDetails of further fundraising events will be announced in due course.

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 December to June and the bridge on Rawlinson Lane from January to May next year because of continuing electrification work on the railway line. For further details click 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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