News articles by Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council

Scarecrow Festival 2019

16th of July, 2020

There are cash prizes to be won for the best scarecrows entered into this year's Festival. The competition is open to all, with categories for Families, Children, Individuals, Schools and other Uniformed Groups and Businesses and Org...

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Public Notice CIL Consultation Period

16th of July, 2020

Public Notice CIL Consultation Period It has been noted that the end of the consultation period as indicated in our recent Parish newsletter was printed incorrectly as 31st July 2019. As stated in the CIL Policy D...

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Cunnery Meadow Play Area Work to begin July 8th

16th of July, 2020

They will be spending the first week removing the old equipment from site. This will involve the delivery of containers to be sited at the Cunnery Meadow end of the field on Monday morning. On Tuesday the security fencing will be deliver...

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Parish Council Vacancies

16th of July, 2020

2 no. Councillor Vacancies - North Ward There are two vacancies on Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council and these positions will be filled by co-option. Should more than two applications be received for the vacancy, councillors will decide ...

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Summer Fair 2019

16th of July, 2020

Summer Fair Saturday 22nd June 2019 10am - 5pm At the Playing Field Manor Road School Clayton-le-Woods PR6 7JR Come along and ENJOY!! Over 50 of the best international food, drink arts and c...

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Primrose Planting at Back Lane Woods

16th of July, 2020

Last year Clayton-Le-Woods Parish Council agreed to purchase native primroses to improve the biodiversity of Back Lane Woods. The primroses were sourced from an organically run nursery in the Lake District as tiny plugs. Eco Councillors ...

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Clayton-le-Woods Clean Up

16th of July, 2020

Amazing weather and an amazing group of volunteers helped clean up our beautiful area this week, we collected a huge amount of litter and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the day! This week we cleaned up the area around the entrance to Cuerde...

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Cunnery Meadow Play Area Improvements

16th of July, 2020

At present the play area is designed for pre-school aged children and the Parish Council would like to extend the play area to cater for primary school aged children as well as younger children. We would like your views on what you would...

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Chorley Council Winter Wonderful

16th of July, 2020

If you're looking for something to do with the whole family this festive period, get your skates on this Christmas and glide, pirouette and whirl across Chorley’s real ice rink and then enjoy some festive drinks in Betty’s Tipi in ...

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Parish Councillor Vacancies

16th of July, 2020

2 no. Councillor Vacancies – West Ward There are two vacancies on Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council and these positions will be filled by co-option. Please note that the term of office would be until April 2019 in the first...

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Christmas Tree Lights Switch on Event

16th of July, 2020

Come to our fun Christmas light switch-on Evening. It’s almost that time of year again! Saturday 1st December at 6.30pm we will be meeting by the Christmas Tree on Preston Road opposite the Pines roundabout. The evening...

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Whittle Spinney Footpaths

16th of July, 2020

We have just signed off the paths installed by our contractors CCNW. They have done a brilliant job on installing these paths and they have made a gradient entering from Knebworth Close so much better and it now allows easy access to all. Finally ...

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Annual Remembrance Service

16th of July, 2020

All Residents are invited to the annual Remembrance Service held at the War Memorial on Preston Road on Sunday 11th November 2018. The procession will assemble in Whittle-le-Woods C of E Primary School yard at 2.15pm before proceeding to the War M...

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100 Years WW1 Commemoration Beacon

16th of July, 2020

In commemoration of the 100 year anniversary of the end of WWI, you may have seen the Silhouettes of our Armed Forces around Clayton-le-Woods. The silhouettes are part of the UK wide commemoration of WWI organised by the British Leg...

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Notice of Vacancies in West Ward

16th of July, 2020

Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council (West Ward) Notice of Vacancies in Office of Parish Councillor NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with the provisions of Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972 that two v...

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Sale of Local Landmark

16th of July, 2020

A LOCAL landmark in Clayton-le-Woods could be secured to provide much-needed facilities in the community after it was put up for sale by its trustees. St John's Parish Club, on Preston Road, has been a familiar sight to local ...

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CIL Consultation Period

16th of July, 2020

Public Notice CIL Consultation Period It has been noted that the Consultation Period as indicated in our recent Parish newsletter was printed incorrectly as ending on 31st July 2019. As stated in the CIL Policy Do...

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Prize Draw Winners

16th of July, 2020

Summer Fair Winning Programme Numbers 0094 - £100 Asda Voucher 0491 - £50 cash (donated by Jane Slater, Landlady of The Dog Inn) 0169 - £20 meal vouch...

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Volunteers for Clayton in Bloom

16th of July, 2020

Any budding gardeners out there? We would like green-fingered residents to volunteer to help plant up our beds, borders and hay baskets. Planting sessions would be fun and a chance to get to know new people wit...

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Scarecrow Festival 2018

16th of July, 2020

So, What is a scarecrow festival? Scarecrow festivals are held all over the world but they are particularly popular in the UK, where the use of scarecrows as a protector of crops dates from time immemorial. Today, hundreds of villages ...

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Clayton Hall Landfill Site

16th of July, 2020

Information Letter from The Environment Agency Clayton Hall Landfill Issue 3 February 2018 If you received newsletters 1 and 2, you will be aware that we are unable to call individuals back due to the high nu...

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Replacement Play Area Great Greens Lane

16th of July, 2020

The play area on Great Greens Lane Clayton Brook is due to be replaced during February - March 2018 as part of the long term plan of the parish council to renew and replace its play areas over the next few years.

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Clayton Hall Landfill Site

16th of July, 2020

ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Information Letter Clayton Hall Landfill Issue 2 January 2018 Update on progress We are aware of the impact Clayton Hall landfill is having on the community at present and understand...

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Part Time Project Officer

16th of July, 2020

Job Advertisement Part-Time Project Officer (16 hours per week) Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council are seeking to appoint a Project Officer based at the parish office in Euxton. The post is part-time (16 hours per week) perman...

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Christmas Light Switch On 2017

16th of July, 2020

Friday 1st December 2017 was our Christmas Light Switch-on evening. It was a great night which got underway with Carol singing by Clayton Green's Beavers, Cubs and Scouts. Father Christmas and His lovely wife turned up to hand out gifts f...

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Scarecrow Festival 2017

16th of July, 2020

Go on a scarecrow hunt! Scarecrows can be found in the following Neighbourhoods: Preston Road Forsythia Drive Pear Tree Road Lancaster Lane Hunters Road Darwin Driv...

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Summer Fair 24th June 2017

16th of July, 2020

A Good Day Was Had By All! Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council held its first-ever Summer Fair on Saturday 24th June at Great Greens Lane Playing Fields, Clayton Brook. The day kicked off with a Dog Show organised by Hillcrest An...

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Scarecrow Festival 10 - 16 July 2017

16th of July, 2020

The Parish Council is pleased to announce the first ever Scarecrow Festival, taking place between 10th to 16th July. All you need to do to take part is make a scarecrow and display it in your front garden.

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Summer Fair June 24th 2017

16th of July, 2020

Summer Fair Saturday June 24th 2017 10.00 - 17.00 Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council are proud to announce our Summer Fair will be held on Saturday 24th June 2017. We have a fantastic line up of events planned including a f...

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Do You Know Which NHS Service To Use?

16th of July, 2020

WHITTLE METHODIST CHURCH Located on the A.6. Preston Road the church has a reputation of being a “friendly Church”where like our building, our Sunday service at 10am usually follows a traditional style. The welcoming atmosp...

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Christmas Tree 2016/17

16th of July, 2020

Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council hoped that all its residents had a wonderful Christmas and are enjoying a great start to 2017. The Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council Christmas Tree this year has been a beautiful sight to behold fo...

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Chritmas Tree Light Switch On

16th of July, 2020

The parish council wish to invite you to our switch-on ceremony on Wednesday 7th December 2016 at 7.00pm opposite the Pines Hotel on Preston Road Clayton-le-Woods. Last year the parish council put up their first outdoor Christmas tr...

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