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Latest News

  • Arts @ The Town Hall Event – 5.3.16
  • Farmers’ & Food Makers’ Market on Saturday 6th February

    The next Farmers’ & Food Makers’ Market will be on SATURDAY 6th February in Market Square, Neston between 9am and 1pm. Come and enjoy the best locally grown and farmed produce, artisan and specialist food products and much more.  Whatever your tastes you’re sure to find something to enjoy.  From pies to preserves, gourmet chocolate to […]

  • Save Neston Village Fair!

    Neston Village Fair is one of the most treasured events in the town’s calendar.  Back in 2000 it was originally envisaged as a one-off celebration for the Millennium. However, public demand has led to it being run every year since, attracting thousands of visitors and raising many thousands of pounds for good causes.  This year’s […]

  • Neston Market Hits the Headlines!

    We were recently visited by a journalist from the National Market Traders Federation who wrote a piece about Neston Market in their ‘Market Times’ publication.  You can read the report on pages 25-29. Using the link below, Neston Market Headline  

  • Cheshire West and Chester Council Statement on Libraries Restructuring

    STATEMENT RE LIBRARIES RESTRUCTURE A Cheshire West and Chester Council spokesman said: “The decision to review library services and make savings was taken by the council at a public meeting which was widely reported. As part of this we are now undertaking a review and restructure of current staffing levels. “No librarians have been ‘sacked’. […]

  • Town Council To Take Over Market and Town Hall

    Management of Neston Market, Market Square and Town Hall is to pass to Neston Town Council on 1st April 2014. Neston Town Council this week ratified the management agreement with Cheshire West & Chester Council, the owners. This followed months of detailed negotiations between the two councils. The councils have agreed a phased transition period […]

Important Information

Works to Wirral Way Car Park, Station Road & Donkey Stand, Parkgate

Cheshire West and Chester Council has organised for tree clearance works to take place in the Wirral Way car park, off station Road in Neston from 9th February for approx. 2 weeks. And for repairs at the Donkey Stand, Parkgate which will start on Monday, 15 February, and will last three weeks. Environmental improvements were […]

Notification of Road Works on Neston High Street – 30th & 31st January

Please be aware that works to install a new water connection outside 17 High Street, Neston, CH64 9TZ  will be carried out this weekend (30/01 – 31/01).  Works will involve the use of 2 way signals to be manned at peak hours and are subject to Cheshire West Highway approval.      

Neston Town Council Tax Stability

There should be no rise in the average Town Council Tax for 2016-17. Neston Town Council last night agreed to request a precept for the year of £227,799 [….]

More Buses and Trains for Neston – Fair Fares for Neston!

“It’s like living in the outback” [Quote from one person interviewed] Four Neston Town Councillors – Pat Kynaston, Ceri Lloyd, James Wilkie and Phil Lloyd – braved the cold and sleet to meet the public at Neston Market on Friday 15th January. They met with a warm reception from the public and traders – many […]

Christmas Message from the Mayor

Christmas in Neston is always something special.  I have lived in seven other towns before coming to Neston 15 years ago.  And I can truly say that in none of those places was Christmas celebrated so well in the community as it is here – never mind the rain and wind! Indeed, community spirit, and […]

Project Partner Invitation to Tender

The Town Council are advertising for a partner organisation that is able to project manage and/or deliver key community events and activities and projects commissioned by the Council.

Neston Town Council consults on a Standard for Public Transport for the Town

Neston Town Council believes the town’s overall public transport provision is in the Red Zone. It has measured frequency, accessibility and fares against a set of Green, Amber and Red standards. A green standard mean residents could access Chester, Liverpool and Heswall at all reasonable times and concluded that only access to Liverpool was reasonable – via the excellent 487 service.

Neston Town Council supports MP’s petition for improved rail services from Neston

Neston Town Councillors turned up in numbers to demonstrate their commitment to the campaign for improved rail services in the Town that has formed a key item in their debates in recent times. The contingent was led by the Mayor, Councillor Mike Shipman, who took the opportunity with colleagues to sign the petition. The event […]

Council backs MPs call for better train service.

A call for a half-hourly service on the Bidston-Wrexham rail line through Neston by local MP Justin Madders has received the enthusiastic backing of Neston Town Council. As well as seeking support from Arriva Trains Wales, the Welsh Assembly and the Transport Department, Mr Madders has drafted a public petition and has asked the Town […]

Mosquito Monitoring

    Returning in Late Spring 2016.

In conjunction with local experts we monitor the current status of the mosquitos in the area and have a traffic light system which is used throughout the summer months.

After a popular and successful inaugural summer the Mosquito Monitoring has concluded for the season. If you found the service useful please do let us know via the feedback form below.

Our mosquito FAQ is viewable here. An outline of our monitoring program is available here.

Send us feedback on our monitoring reports by using our online form available here.

The information on this site about mosquitoes is provided for general reference purposes only. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, neither Neston Town Council nor Professor Clarkson do not warrant, nor do they accept any responsibility or liability for, the accuracy or completeness of this content or for any loss which may arise from reliance on this information.