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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.

Information about the Parish Council

Logo of the Local Council Accredditation Scheme (foundation level)

The Parish Council holds the Foundation accreditation under the Local Council Award Scheme, demonstrating 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.

Covid-19 (Coronavirus Emergency)

See our Covid-19 (Coronavirus) page for more information.

Congleton Link Road

For information about the Congleton Link Road, see our dedicated Congleton Link Road page.


  • Forthcoming roadworks: Moss Road

    It's just over the parish border, but there will be roadworks on Moss Road, near Mossley Court from 19 January to 21 January 2021.  BT will be unblocking some of their cabling ducts to enable spine cabling updates.  See Traffic control will be via ‘driver give-and-take’.
  • Roadworks: Childs Lane

    We have learned that Childs Lane between Newcastle Road (A34) and the crossroads with Wallhill Lane and Brownlow Heath Lane may also be closed for five days starting Thursday, 14 January.
  • Your daily exercise during the Covid-9 restrictions

    Even under the current lockdown, you are still allowed out of your house for daily exercise, as long as it’s in your local area. And walking in nature is known to be good for the mind as well as the body. A number of downloadable booklets of suggested walks are available at the walks page ...continue reading "Your daily exercise during the Covid-9 restrictions"
  • Keep safe and well during the cold weather

    North West Ambulance have sent us the following two leaflets to help you keep safe and well during the cold weather:
  • Temporary closure of Wallhill Lane

    Wallhill Lane will be closed to traffic for up to five days starting Thursday, 14 January 2021 for further work on the Link Road traffic mitigation scheme. Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained throughout, with access for residents’ and emergency vehicles where possible. The recommended alternative route is via Childs Lane, Newcastle ...continue reading "Temporary closure of Wallhill Lane"