Sandbach Saxon Crosses
Sandbach Armorial Bearings

Welcome to Sandbach

Welcome

Welcome to the Sandbach Town Council web site. Formed in 1974, the Council enhances the town by organising events, improving amenities, and striving towards our Vision for Sandbach.  

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Markets

Markets are held in Sandbach several times a week, since Queen Elizabeth I awarded a Royal Charter in 1579 for a market to be held in the town, and a fun fair in September.

Events

Sandbach Town Hall hosts many events, including the Community Cinema and Ballroom Comedy Club. The Council also helps sponsor the annual Sandbach Transport Festival, events in Sandbach Park, the award winning Foden's Band, and Sandbach Concert Series.

Promotion

To promote the town, the Town Council works closely with businesses, Sandbach Traders and Retailers (STAR), Sandbach Partnership, Cheshire East Council, and other local organisations.

Car Parks in Sandbach

Please use the following link for parking availability in Sandbach. (opens new window)

Meetings

Public meetings are held weekly at the Literary Institution where you are welcome to contribute, in areas such as planning, assets and services, and Community and Environment. The Town Council consists of 18 elected members, and is supported by eight staff.

Quality

In September 2008, Sandbach Town Council achieved Quality Status from the National Association of Local Councils. In July 2008, the Council succeeded in Sandbach becoming a Fairtrade Town.  This status was renewed in 2014.

Sandbach

Sandbach is a historic market town (see our Town Guide), noted for its Saxon Crosses in the cobbled Market Square, and historic buildings. It hosts several markets on Thursdays and Saturdays, and has a number of interesting specialist shops, and places to eat.

Featured

Response to CEC Consultation:

Local Plan - Main Modifications

 

Please see below for the list of Statement of Persons Nominated - Ettiley Heath and Wheelock Ward.

Public Meeting for the Market Hall Consultation. 7pm in Sandbach Town Hall.

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Sandbach ‘s Day of Dance will have an international flavour this year when Danze de Sans Chuse, a dance groupe from Zaragoza, Spain arrive to join in the fun. Danze de Sans Chuse will perform spectacular dances from the Aragon region accompanied by traditional Spanish music.

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Party in the Park

 

Sandbach Park

 

Saturday 1st July

Gates open 5:30pm

Fireworks Finale 10:15pm

 

 

Bring a picnic, rug and chairs and enjoy a relaxing Summer evening
Foden’s Band perform Musical Theatre Classics
Sandbach School Big Band play easy listening favourites
“Last Night of the Proms” style sing-a-long finale
Spectacular burst of finale fireworks by Blitz Fireworks
Hot drinks and snacks
BYO, no bar available

DO YOU RELY ON THE CHESHIRE EAST BUS SERVICE?

If so, then you might be interested that CEC is consulting on proposed changes to the bus service, this includes SANDBACH.

Sandbach Town Council will make a response to the proposals, which will see the loss of some crucial local services.  Would you like to influence the Council’s response?  If so, then why not join a small Working Group by contacting the Town Clerk know no later than Friday 16 June.

More information can be found in the following Cheshire East

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SUMMARY HS2 information relating to Sandbach, taken from the HS2 Deposited Bill (Environmental Statement) 18.7.17.

Full Bill information can be viewed at Sandbach Library, the Commons, Sandbach.

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Sandbach Town Council's submitted response to the CEC Bus Service Review is attached.

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Sandbach Town Council Plans for Market Hall

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Sandbach's first Moonlight Market taking place on the 1st September 2017 promises to be a fantastic shopping and foodie event!

It will include a mouthwatering assortment of Street Food Vendors with an outdoor bar and seating accompanied by live music to make for a fantastic early evening atmosphere. The Indoor Market will also be open during the event for the opportunity of some shopping before the weekend, on the fantastic range of stalls that trade in the Market every week.

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