Emergency Telephone Numbers:
Freephone Leakline - 0800 085 8033
Gas - Gas escapes - 0800 111 999
Electricity - Scottish Power emergencies – 0800 001 5400
Drainage/Sewerage - Cheshire West & Chester Council - 0300 123 8123 or visit web site
Highways and fly tipping- see CWAC contact details or log a fault at CWAC
Queens Road Vicars Cross Newsagents - 01244 400149
Household Waste & Recycling:
Garden wastes (green) and general non-recyclable waste (grey) alternate Mondays.
Plastic boxes for specific recyclable emptied weekly on Mondays.
Find out more from Cheshire West & Chester Recycling.
PlusBus web site here or call 0151 357 4420.
Taxi: KingKabs 01244 343434, Abbey 01244 318318
Public Footpaths can be found on CWAC's Mapping portal and selecting the + sign and then under Leisure and Culture the options for Footpaths and Bridleways.
The parish church is St Oswalds, in Church Lane, Backford.
The catholic churchs, St Theresa's at 128 Blacon Avenue, CH1 5BU,
United Reformed Church is at 44 Heath Road, Upton, CH2 1HX.
Methodist church is at Church Road, Saughall, CH1 6EN
Saughall Pharmacy - 30 Church Road, Saughall, CH1 6EP - 01244 881765
Swettenham Chemists - 4 The Parade, Blacon, CH1 5HN - 01244 390047
Morrisons Pharmacy - Mill Lane, Upton-by-Chester, CH2 1BT - 01244 381215
St Oswalds Church of England (Aided) Primary - is in Grove Road, Mollington - Head teacher is Mr Dave Wallace. Telephone 01244 981040.
St Werburgh's and Columba's Primary (Catholic) - Lightfoot Street, Chester CH2 3AD - 01244 325528
Upton High School - 01244 981240 St James Avenue, Chester CH2 1NN
Catholic High School - 01244 981600 Old Wrexham Road, CH4 7HS
Private Schools: Kings –boys and girls- 01244 689500, Queens -girls - 01244 312078
St Oswald’s CofE Primary School Field: The licence is operative and can be used by the general public with permission from the Head Teacher.