The Town Council’s estimated net expenditure for 2018/2019 is £118,342 of which £110,999 comes from the Precept.

Around £16,380 of the Council’s budget for 2018/19 has been allocated to:-

  • Decorative Clitheroe
  • Citizens Advice Bureau
  • Roefield Leisure Centre
  • Clitheroe Concerts Society
  • Clitheroe Town Band
  • Clitheroe Football Club
  • Clitheroe Bonfire Committee
  • Ribble Valley Choir

The Council contributes to a range of Christmas festivities, including the Christmas decorations for the Town Centre, floodlighting of the trees and crib at the Castle. This spending amounts to approximately £18,000. The Council’s budget also pays for the Mayoralty function.

The Council provides finance for the annual band concert and Last Night of the Proms held at the Castle Bandstand during the summer months and also provides planters in the Town Centre during the summer.

The Council provides and manages the various allotments in the town and the play areas at Chester Avenue (Tom Robinson) and Park Street .

The Council also maintains the Cenotaph in the Castle Grounds.