Horwich Town Council

Latest News

Job Vacancy

A vacancy has arisen for the recruitment of part time caretakers/cleaners to join the existing team at Horwich Community Centre.

Community Centre

Post 1: Hours Mon 3.00 pm – 10.00pm & Tues 10.00am – 5.00pm (14 hrs weekly). The rate of pay will be £7.80 per hour with potential overtime as the post holder will also be expected to provide cover for holiday & sick leave. This is a permanent post, subject to successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Post 2: We are also recruiting for 3 other posts at the same rate of pay (£7.80 per hr) to provide additional cover for holiday and sick leave when needed. A commitment of at least three paid training days throughout the year is required but there is no guarantee of regular hours.

For all posts we are looking for reIiable, enthusiastic & honest individuals who can deal with the general public in our busy Centre. The duties will also require some degree of manual handling. If you would like to join our small team please apply by sending your c.v. and covering letter (stating which post you are applying for) to: Carol Hutchinson, Horwich Town Council Office, Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7BG or alternatively email: townclerk@horwich.gov.uk

A job description available on request. Closing date is 28th February 2018 & interviews will take place week beginning 5th March 2018.

Council Meetings

Town Council & Planning
Thu 22nd Feb 2018, Council Chamber, Public Hall, Lee Lane - start 7.15pm.

Finance & General Purpose
Mon 12th Mar 2018, Council Chamber, Public Hall, Lee Lane - start 7.30pm.

View all Meetings

Council Minutes

You can keep up to date with all council meetings by viewing our minutes page.

Read more

Your Councillors

Your Town and Ward Councillors contact details and information.

Read more


Keep up to date with Connections our quarterly newsletter for Horwich.

Read more

Town Guide

Horwich Town Guide is published every two years & has a wealth of useful information.

View Guide

Horwich Community Centre

Supported by Horwich Town Council, the centre is at the heart of the community.

Visit the page here.

Contact Us

Town Clerk
Horwich Town Council
Town Council Office
Horwich Community Centre
Beaumont Road

  01204 691090

Find Us

Google Map

Meet the Mayor

Town Mayor

Town Mayor
Chair of the Council

Cllr Stephen Rock became Town Mayor on 11th May 2017 and his term will last one year.

You are welcome to invite the Town Mayor to events in the Parish of Horwich, and he will also try to visit anyone who is celebrating a significant birthday or anniversary.

More information from the Town Clerk