Eccleston Parish Council

Welcome to Eccleston Parish

This is the official site for Eccleston Parish Council and the residents of the St.Helens Parish of Eccleston . Our aim is to inform residents of events and other news both from within Eccleston Parish and also from the St.Helens area. The site will supplement the printed Parish Council newsletter and contain content from the newsletter.

The picture, at the top of this page, is a photo Eccleston Parish Hall and the Smithy Heritage Centre Museum.
the Smithy Heritage Centre
Click this link, or the picture above, to visit the Smithy Heritage Centre Website,

Eccleston Parish Council

Eccleston Parish council currently has 12 elected members. The Parish Council meets on every second Tuesday of the month, except for August, mainly at the Village Hall, Kiln Lane, Eccleston, but 4 times a year at Our Lady’s Help of Christians, Portico Lane, Eccleston Park. They discuss a range of local community matters. Agenda are posted on notice boards and in Eccleston Library, advertising when and where the next meeting will take place.

The parish employs a part time clerk, Janet Anderson, who is responsible for implementing policy decisions as well as liaising with the town council and local residents.

The Parish Hall is available for Hire

For all enquiries to hire the Village Hall please contact the Caretaker, Lisa Poole on 01744 638554.

Please read the Terms and conditions for hiring the Hall here.


Eccleston Library News

Library Summer Reading Challenge - "Animal agents"

Calling all children - come and join forces with the crime-cracking Animal Agents at your library this summer ! The challenge is to borrow six books from the library and collect stickers and a free gift. Successful agents will get a medal and a certificate, and be entered into a Prize Draw to win some fabulous prizes ! It's all free ! Look out also for lots of different crafts and activities in the library throughout the summer.

For more library information visit Eccleston Library, or phone the library on (01744) 677575.
or email

What’s on at the Smithy Heritage Centre

For more information about the Memories of Eccleston project please click the link
Visit their website for more information about the Smithy and a guide to their planned events.
You can also email the Smithy at:

Eccleston Parish Council Annual Magazine 2016

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Download Magazine here

Eccleston Parish Council Freedom of information scheme

Download the Eccleston Parish Council Freedom of information scheme document here (pdf format)

Google Map of Eccleston Showing location of Chemists and Doctors and Dentists Surgeries

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