Cheshire East Highways plan to start work at Brownlow Heath Lane’s junction with Brook Lane on Wednesday 12 August. The road will be closed: the alternative route is via Childs Lane and Newcastle Road.
As promised, here is the solution to the Diamond Cross puzzle that appeared in the July Newsletter:
If you suffer from a poor internet connection, you might be interested in the reply to our MP’s written question to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, as recorded in Hansard. You may benefit for Connecting Cheshire’s latest procurement exercise, but if not, you can ask BT OpenReach to provide you with a decent connection as part of their Universal Service Obligation.
GRAHAM, the Principal Contractor working on behalf of Cheshire East Council to deliver the Congleton Link Road Project, are now publishing traffic updates in this report via their website.
For details of all road closures or to keep up-to-date with the project, please visit: www.graham.co.uk/congleton-
Please be aware that dates are subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The latest edition of our newsletter is now online: read it on the Newsletters page. Along with news from the WI, a message from St Mary's new rector and news from the school, there's also information about our lost footpaths project.
Read this article if you know of any footpaths in our parish which you think might have dropped off the map.
Sean Halewood of Cheshire East Highways has informed us that, following discussions with two residents about details particularly affecting their properties, a new finalised drawing showing all mitigation measures is now in preparation. Sean will send the parish council and all Wallhill Lane residents the new drawing next week.
Cheshire East Highways have supplied us with these details of proposed roadworks in out parishes:
From 10 July to 14 July, British Telecom will be tree cutting on Chance Hall Lane between Chance Hall Cottages to Bog Hall Farm. Traffic will be controlled by two-way traffic signals.
From 14 July to 20 July, British Telecom will be carrying out cabling and splicing works on Newcastle Road (A34) between the junction with New Road and West Lodge. Traffic will be controlled by multi-way traffic signals.
On 17 July, Cheshire East Highways will be carrying out GPR (ground-penetrating radar) surveys on:
- Brook Lane, at the junction with Brownlow Heath Lane
- Wallhill Lane, at the pinchpoint near Nos. 8 and 58
- Sandbach Road (A534), at the slip road onto Wallhill Lane
In all three cases, traffic control will be by stop-go boards.
Here's a photo of our new PCSO, Jeanette Carter. You may spot her on her rounds! If you need to get in touch with her, her contact details are on our Contacting Cheshire Police page.
Starting on 5 August 2020, there will be drive-in cinema performances at Tatton Park. Head over to https://www.lunadriveincinema.com/tatton-park to see the full programme.
The annual audit of the Parish Council's finances for the financial year 2019-2020 is now under way. The principal documents relating to the audit are now available on our Finance page, but you also have the right to inspect all accounting records for the year in person, as laid out in the Notice of Public Rights and Publication. This notice is also pasted on our notice boards.