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Welcome to the website of Newbold Astbury cum Moreton Parish Council, serving the twin parishes of Newbold Astbury and Moreton-cum-Alcumlow.

The Parish Council holds the Foundation accreditation under the Local Council Award Scheme, demonstratating that it has the required documentation and information in place for operating lawfully and according to standard practice. The council also has policies for training for its councillors and officers and so has the foundations for improvement and development in place.


  • Millennium benches restored

    In January's icy weather, both ‘Millennium’ benches on the A34 opposite Astbury village green were damaged — one beyond repair — and the telephone box lost a pane of glass. The phone box's lost glass had already been replaced and the less-damaged bench repaired (by E Beech Joinery) and on Tuesday the replacement for the ...continue reading "Millennium benches restored"
  • Road clousre alerts

    Cheshire East Highways have informed us of a couple of temporary road closures: Dodds Lane is currently closed to through traffic between its junctions with Peel Lane and Mow Lane for surface patching.  Work is expected to finish today (9 August); meanwhile, the suggested diversion is via Peel Lane and Mow Lane, which is a ...continue reading "Road clousre alerts"
  • PCSO report for July 2018

    The latest report from our PCSO Matthew Steele is now available online here.
  • Contacting Cheshire Police

    In recent weeks Cheshire Police has experienced high periods of demand on the 101 service which means that people have been waiting longer than normal during peak times. This is a national issue that many other forces are also experiencing but fortunately the picture has improved in Cheshire. There were a number of reasons behind ...continue reading "Contacting Cheshire Police"
  • July newsletter now online

    If you haven’t read the printed newsletter yet, please check out the online version on our newsletters page.  This includes a four page supplement from Astbury St Mary’s School reviewing their eventful year.