Monday, January 22, 2018

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Latest news

Cheshire Ranger, Ed Pilkington, sets wildlife challenge at St. Paul’s Primary...

The Year 5/6 children in Brunel Class were visited at the start of the New Year by Cheshire Countryside Ranger, Ed Pilkington, who spoke...

Appayon Poynton Fundraiser

On 6th December Appayon Poynton hosted an evening to help Poynton Town Mayor, Cllr Sarah-Jane Gilmore raise funds for Living Well & Golden Memories....

Heritage Garden In Blooming Good Shape!

The small band of volunteers responsible for this project, including representatives from Poynton Rotary, Poynton In Bloom, Poynton Town Council and Poynton Library, is...

St. Paul’s Receives Nationally Recognised Award NACE

St Paul’s Catholic Primary School were celebrating this month, when they were presented with an award for their work to challenge more able and...

Annual Elf Walk Success for St Paul’s Catholic Primary School

The children, staff and parents of St Paul’s Catholic Primary School raised money this month, with their annual ‘Elf Walk’ in support of East...

Another Fabulous Fest!

The Fest's organising committee of local volunteers would like to thank the many hundreds of residents and visitors who flocked to Poynton's annual Christmas...

Coop local community funding is awarded to Lostock Hall Primary School

On Saturday 25th November, children, families and staff from Lostock Hall Primary School were invited to join in the Co-op’s Celebration Day in their...

Pre-Schooler’s Pizza making in Poynton

The children at Worth Pre-School in recently enjoyed an educational trip to Pizza Express on Park Lane in Poynton.  Welcomed by Mark and the...

Retirement of Peter Taylor

After nearly 30 years as Headteacher at Worth Primary School, Mr Peter Taylor has announced his retirement at Christmas 2017. The school has successfully flourished...

Working to Combat Loneliness

The Poynton Area Community Partnership (PACP) is an independent, constituted group that brings a broad range of like-minded volunteers together to understand the needs...

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....