Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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Lostock Hall Primary Mural

The Before and After School club at Lostock Hall Primary has been recycling plastic bottle tops in an exciting new way this year.  The...

Residential Trip Gets ‘Thumbs Up’ from Lower Park Children

Year Six pupils from Lower Park School have recently enjoyed an exhausting, but enjoyable three days residential trip at the Dearne Valley Kingswood Centre. Nearly...

Worth Pre-School Snug Opens Its Doors

Children and staff were joined by Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, for the recent opening of Worth Pre-School’s new ‘snug’ facilities. Alongside Manager Katheryn Davies, David...

History Brought to Life for St. Paul’s Catholic Primary School

The Year 1 and 2 children from St. Paul’s Catholic Primary School enjoyed a seasonal visit to the Greater Manchester Fire Museum, in Rochdale,...

World War Two Evacuee Returns to Poynton

The Years 5 and 6 children at St. Paul’s Catholic Primary were honoured this month, when they were visited by Mr Peter Heaton, who...

Chrome Motors Support Poynton High School

Chrome Motors of Woodford have donated two school football kit's to Poynton High School 2017/2018 season. The gift of kit was offered to assist the...

Poynton Victory over new Constituency Boundaries

The Parliamentary Boundary Commission has published its revised proposals for new constituencies. In 2016, the Commission proposed that Poynton should no longer be part...

Bus Service Saved

Cheshire East Council have reviewed the bus services which they subsidise from the council tax. These include the buses going from Poynton to Macclesfield...

The Fest Fast Approaches!

This year's Christmas Fest will take place on Tuesday 5th December, between the usual times of 7pm to 9pm.  Park Lane will be traffic...

Ollie’s Army Fun Day Goes Large

This years Ollies Army Fun day defiantly hit it large, with beating every other years numbers and hitting just over 1000 people attending.  From...

Sports news

Poynton Cricket Awards

At the 2017 Cricket Presentation Ceremony the following awards were made. Ron Clarke Trophy                Best improved Junior Team           Under 13’s Albert Heathcote Trophy    Junior representative level             Will Westerby   Chris Hammond Trophy      Service to Junior Cricket                  Jon...

Poynton Dippers annual club championships

Poynton Dippers held their annual club championships last month. All junior and senior swimmers were given the opportunity to compete in races for their age group, with fantastic success. Lots of personal best times...

Chrome Motors Support Poynton High School

Chrome Motors of Woodford have donated two school football kit's to Poynton High School 2017/2018 season. The gift of kit was offered to assist the school after well publicised stretch in Cheshire Schools budgets. Danny Towns Managing...

Hat trick for Poynton couple

Poynton pair Tommy and Pauline Johnstone scored an historic hat trick when they won the Mr and Mrs Bowls Tournament at Poynton Sports Club (on Sept 3) for the third time. Crown green bowlers from...

Poynton Reds win 5 a side tournament

For the second year running Poynton Reds entered teams into the July weekend JCA 5 a side tournament at Shrewsbury Town Football Club, staying at the stately manor at Condover Hall. The event is superbly...

Triple gold at the World Championships for Poynton shooter

  Graeme Peatfield (68) of Ivy Road Poynton became a triple World Champion in Adelaide, Australia for medieval crossbow target shooting in three different disciplines, achieving three new World Championship Records and five British Records....