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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.

Congleton Link Road

Appointed Engineers: Graham

Construction work will commence in November 2018 with scheduled completion set for late 2020.Core elements of the project will involve cutting the road 8m deep into mudstone in a 25m high escarpment before traversing the River Dane with an 85m long bridge and landing on a 12m high embankment founded on piled alluvium. Two further road bridge crossings and two underpasses will be constructed while 3.5km of realigned and new local roads represent an additional portion of the works programme, which will demand landscaping and environmental mitigation to accommodate great crested newts, bats and ancient woodland.

If you have any concerns please contact visit the website

The Parish Council will also be in liaison with the Mr Dan Cawthra, Stakeholder & Communications Officer for the Congleton Link Road  so please let us know of any issues you can’t resolve, by .


  • Police notice: suspicious vehicle alert

    A message from Cheshire Police: Please be vigilant there is silver Ford Transit type with black side windows in the area we believe is involved with the theft of coping stones & possibly other items . Part Vehicle registration DK02*** If seen in the area please do not approach but phone the police on 101 straight ...continue reading "Police notice: suspicious vehicle alert"
  • Cheshire East Pathfinder service

    Do you feel isolated and would like to attend social activities and meet new people? See Cheshire East's Pathfinder service — details on the flyer below.
  • PCSO report for January 2019

    The latest report from our PCSO Matthew Steele is now available online here.
  • February newsletter now available online

    If you haven’t read the printed newsletter yet, please check out the online version on our newsletters page. This issue contains the story of another Great War soldier missing from our memorial, as well as more news from the school and Astbury WI.
  • M6 J16-19 smart motorway project update

    Here's the latest news from the M6 J16-19 smart motorway project: Final stages  As of today (Friday 18 January), motorists are able to use all 4 new lanes between junction 18 (Holmes Chapel) and junction 19 (Knutsford) northbound. Overnight tonight, we will be repeating this for the southbound stretch between these two junctions in time ...continue reading "M6 J16-19 smart motorway project update"