Council Meetings

The Council meets monthly (except in the month of August) usually on the second Monday of the month.

The meetings are now held in the Peggy Killick Suite, Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, W5 5DG starting at 7.00 p.m.

Meetings are open to members of the public except during the consideration of confidential items; the reasons for which are as prescribed in the Public Bodies (Admission to Meetings) Act 196


To undertake its work the Council has a number of committees reporting to the full Council.

Town Council – Chair, Councillor Arthur Moran, – Mayor

Policy – Chair, Councillor Peter Groves

Finance – Chair, Councillor David Marren

Staffing – Chair, Councillor Andrew Martin

The Mayor of the Council sits ex-officio on all Panels and Committees.

Policy Committee

Membership: Councillors Bostock, Butterill, Groves (Chair), Kirkham, Martin, Staley and Thomas.

Terms of Reference:

Review the effective operation of the Council, its policies and procedures.

Annual Risk Assessment of Council services, business and assets.
Consideration of planning applications and to make observations on behalf of the Council

Finance Committee

Membership: Councillors Bostock, Butterill, Greaves, Kirkham , Marren (Chair), Statham and Wedgwood.

Terms of Reference:

Budget proposals and precept recommendation

Financing of future projects

Financial Regulations, including regulations relating to contracts Insurance and Indemnities Banking and investment policies and practice Arrangements for receipts and payments, including signing and authorisation of cheques Audit Fees, charges and rents payable both to and by the Council Salaries and other remuneration and similar payments (e.g., pensions)

Staffing Committee

Membership: Councillors Bostock, Butterill, Groves, Marren, Martin (Chair) and Thomas.

Tenders Sub-Committee 

Membership: The Mayor and Chairs of Policy and Finance