Welcome to Willaston Parish Council
The Parish Council is the first tier of local government for Willaston, Cheshire East. The Council consists of 12 councillors who are elected every four years by the residents to represent their interests.
All Councillors are elected members who give up their time and expertise voluntarily for the benefit of the Willaston community.
Monthly meetings are usually held in St Luke's Church Hall although meetings were held virtually from July 2020 to May 2021. Meeting dates and past minutes can be found on the Meetings page.
The Council was created in 1894, but today gains the majority of its powers through the Local Government Act 1972.
The Council is a planning consultee and author of the Willaston Neighbourhood Plan which informs local planning decisions.
The Council's AssetsLettie Spencer Playing Field The War Memorial
Mike Heywood Green Willaston Book Box
The Spinney Willaston in Bloom PlantersWillaston Allotment Wistaston Rd Bus Shelter The Council also organises different activities which include the Willaston Act of Remembrance service, Carols on the Green, the Civic Service and Willaston in Bloom.
The Council can help with many aspects around the village but please report any issues with highways, street lighting and environmental issues via the relevant section of the Cheshire East Website. Alternatively issues can be reported via the Fix My Street Platform.
Parish Council Meetings
Due to changes in legislation the May 2021 meeting of the council was the last virtual meeting. Physical meetings recommenced from the June meeting.
Residents are welcome to attend to observe or ask a question. If you wish to attend please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your attendance. This will allow the Council to make provisions so that the meeting can be held in a safe manner. Name and contact details will be required for Test & Trace purposes
The following vacancy is currently accepting applications