Horwich Town Council

Lighting of the Civic Christmas Tree


The Town Mayor Councillor David Grant and members of Horwich Town Council would like to invite you to the Lighting of the Civic Christmas Tree at 6.00pm on Friday 1st December at the Crown roundabout. The reindeer family will be returning along with some new sparkling lights on the tree. The short service will be led by Reverend Michael Behrend and will be accompanied by the choir and band from Rivington and Blackrod High School. There will also be a visit from Santa and the Rotary Sleigh and a temporary road closure will be in place for the safety of all those attending.

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Town Council & Planning Meeting
21 December 2023

Finance & General Purposes Committee
15 January 2024

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Town Clerk
Horwich Town Council
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Horwich Community Centre
Beaumont Road

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Councillor David Grant became Town Mayor of Horwich and Chair of the Town Council for 2023 – 24 on 15 May 2023, taking over from Cllr Steven Chadwick. The Town Mayoress is Cllr Kathryn Grant. Chosen charities for the mayoral year are local groups Sam’s Warriors, Bolton Hospice, Veteran’s Army and RockIt. If you would like the Town Mayor to an event you are organising contact us by emailing townclerk@horwich.gov.uk or complete and return a mayoral attendance request form and please allow two weeks’ notice.

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