Welcome to Gawsworth

Gawsworth is a charming parish on the eastern edge of the Cheshire Plain, with a population of 1,705. The village has one of Cheshire’s most beautiful historic manor houses – Gawsworth Old Hall. Gawsworth has a range of community amenities, including two churches, two pubs, scout hall, village hall, park, two woodlands and a community shop.

Gawsworth Gazette

The Gawsworth Gazette was launched in September 2018 as a new monthly newsletter from Gawsworth Parish Council. It combines local news, information from the Parish Council and details of events taking place in the community.

The Gazette is distributed with the Church’s Parish and Village News and available to collect from the Village Hall, local pubs, the community shop at the noticeboard at Penningtons Lane.

If you have anything to contribute, or would like to receive it by email each month, please email clerk@gawsworthpc.org.uk.

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Upcoming Events


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Church Lane

Danish Storyteller Svend-Erik Engh and Scottish Musician/Singer and lead actor in the movie Dirt Road to Lafayette Neil Sutcliffe have created a story inspired by the Viking’s arrival in Scotland.

Latest News


Parish Council objects to Mast Application

Gawsworth Parish Council has lodged strong objections with Cheshire East Council on the proposed mast at Penningtons Lane. Writing to the planning officer, the Parish Council has said:

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Conductor required for Community Choir

Gawsworth Community Choir is a mixed ability ladies choir with approximately 20 members. It was formed 8 and a half years ago and sings a variety of music in 2 or 3 parts including light

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Penningtons Lane residents oppose mast

A group of more than thirty residents of Penningtons Lane and the surrounding areas gathered together recently to protest to the proposal to site a 15m mobile telephone mast and several large cabinets housing equipment, on the attractive green at the junction with Congleton Road.

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