Moulton is a rural village, with a population of around 2,500, in the heart of Cheshire. It is one mile from the next village, Davenham, just off the A556. The nearest towns are Northwich (4 miles to the north) Middlewich (3 miles south) and Winsford ( 3 miles south west). Moulton is surrounded by farmland. A mile to the west lies the Weaver Navigation, with Vale Royal Abbey on the opposite bank. The village has two churches, a primary school, a large playing field, two pubs, two clubs, a post office, a useful village shop and a village hall. Moulton Parish Council meets monthly on the second Monday of the month in the Village Hall, Main Road, Moulton. The Council has 9 members. Contact via the Clerk. The members of the Parish Council are also Trustees of the Children's Playing Field in Main Road. The Moulton Children's Playing Field Trust is a registered charity . Moulton and District Community Association has a useful web site at www.madca.org.uk giving details of village activities and links to local amenities. The Council jointly funds a Police Community Support Officer with Davenham Parish Council.