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for which we are not responsible are included.

PLEASE NOTE: Many of these links are not yet active - if you require information that isn't available, please email - thank you!

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Acton Bridge Village

Acton Bridge Village now has its own Facebook page

Acton Bridge Footpaths Map

Acton Bridge Tennis Club

Acton Bridge Bowls Club

Acton Bridge on Wikipedia

Acton Bridge Weather Station and Weather Report Archive






Campaigns and major planning matters

Station Road Nursery Site - a proposed development of 17 dwellings

Strawberry Lane - a proposed development of 10 houses - REFUSED by Cheshire West and Chester Council in April 2016, but further applications been submitted

Town Farm Quarry - information about the "Stop the Tip" campaign

SuperFast Broadband - main page, fibre broadband goes live 

SuperFast Broadband Discussion - now on a separate page - please contribute to the debate! 

SuperFast Broadband Update November 2013 from Connecting Cheshire (PDF - opens in a new window) 

Proposed pipeline near the village - the project is Consented, Nov 2012

Proposed wind 'farm' at Aston Grange - defeated (2008),

but a new threat to Frodsham!

National Grid's 400kV substation - defeated (2005)


Village News, Activities and Amenities

Saltscape Petal Walks Event, September 2017

Titanic Mystery Evening, March 2016

Hazel Pear Wood Coppicing Day, March 2016

Caterpillar and Butterfly Trail, April 2014

Village Fun Day planned for 22. June 2013

Jubilee Celebrations in Acton Bridge on 2. June 2012

Butterfly & Caterpillar Trail, April 201223/04/12

WI Open Gardens, June 201122/06/11

"Wedding of the Year" Street Party, 29.April 2011
Butterfly & Caterpillar Trail, 30.April 2011
Art & Craft Competition, 30.April 2011 07/05/11

WI Christmas Party, 201015/12/10

Hazel Pear Wood 10th Anniversary Celebrations

Hazel Pear Wood updated11/09/11

Best Kept Village Improvement Award Plaque

Owls in the village11/08/09

Parish Room Centenary11/12/09

New Bench by the Bus Stop20/05/09

2009 Caterpillar & Butterfly Trail09/05/09

Acton Bridge Village Show08/09/08

A New Garden by the Station06/10/15

Footpaths in Acton Bridge (preliminary list)14/03/08

Railway bridge landslip24/06/07

ABCA 60s / 70s Evening07/05/07

Clearing the Sandstone Wall05/05/07

Virgin Trains record attempt22/09/06

Pear Festival 200616/09/06

Network Rail's tree felling at the station and elsewhere

An unusually busy day at the station09/05/03

The Daffodils at Acton Bridge Station (update)14/04/03

The Duck Pond at Acton Hall Farm18/09/01

Crowton School visit to Hazel Pear Wood09/11/01

Hazel Pear Inn (history)08/11/13

The Hazel Pear Tree and Aston Town Pear28/02/13

Hazel Pear Wood updated11/09/11

History of the Village11/02/01

Laurel Cottage11/02/01

   Links to local organisations14/06/19

   Links to planning resources14/04/13

The Maypole (history)11/02/01

The Parish Rooms (Village Hall)15/08/14

The Planters at the entrances to the village20/05/09

The Playing Field19/09/10

Pepper Street11/02/01

Railway and Dutton Viaduct28/01/17

Traffic Speed Management Review23/09/03

What's New Page...
with updates on the website



Acton Bridge Community Association

ABCA Home and News Page

Parish Rooms and Hire Charges




Acton Bridge Parish Council

From September 2019, the Parish Council and related pages,

formerly hosted here on behalf of the village, have been

recreated on a new platform at 

(this will take you off the Acton Bridge village website).


Acton Bridge Women's Institute

ABWI Homepage with news items, and links to the Cheshire and National Federations

Year 2019 Programme PDF

Dates For Your Diary 2018 PDF

Latest Meeting Reports

Our Scrapbook Page for the WI Centenary Year

The words of Jerusalem

Snapshots in Time, a book about the village now and then

Older WI pages retained for reference

Year 2018 Programme PDF

Year 2017 Programme PDF

Year 2016 Programme PDF

Year 2015 Programme PDF

Year 2014 Programme PDF

Year 2012 Programme PDF

Year 2011 Programme PDF

Year 2010 Programme PDF

Year 2008 Programme PDF

Dates For Your Diary 2015 PDF

Dates For Your Diary 2014 PDF

WI Christmas Party, 2017 - Celebrating seven decades!

70th Anniversary Party, November 2016

WI Christmas Party, 2015 - 20/12/17

WI Christmas Party, 2014 - 27/02/14

"Allo Allo" at the Parish Rooms, 2014 - more photos!

WI Christmas Party, 2013

WI Christmas Party, 2012

WI Christmas Party, 2010

Pensioners' Christmas Party, 2006

Station Gardening May - June 200707/06/07

Station gardening April 200518/04/05

Acton Bridge Station wins JPD Award20/02/04

Station gardening June 200416/06/04

Litter Pick-Up in March 200408/03/04

Soup and Sandwich Lunch November 200315/11/03

National Federation AGM June 200319/06/03

Litter Pick-Up in April 200129/04/01

Coping with your Genes
A discussion paper13/12/02

New - Local History Pages

Photos of the 'new' Runcorn Bridge nearing completion in 196112/01/11

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