Friday, October 20, 2017

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Latest news

BREAKING NEWS: Body found in Poynton Pool

There are reports that a body has been found in Poynton Pool, by South Park Drive. It is understood that Police were called to...

Aqua relax swimming sessions

These are weekly sessions where you can go at your own pace, start slowly and build up gradually, with family members or a friend....

Remembrance Day Parade

The Remembrance Day Parade and Service is on Sunday 12th November.  The parade, led by the Vernon Building Society Poynton Brass Band, will leave...

Dog Fouling Consultation

Cheshire East are currently holding a consultation on introducing a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) to help tackle dog fouling. This would allow fixed...

P1 and 392 Bus – Update

Poynton’s Cheshire East councillors – Howard Murray and Jos Saunders in Poynton East, and Mike Beanland and Mike Sewart in Poynton West – have...

£50,000 investment for Poynton packaging firm

A £50,000 capital investment is enabling one of the North West’s largest independent distributors of high performance protective packaging materials and stretch film to...

Summer Reading Challenge success at Poynton Library

Once again, Poynton children came up trumps embracing the Summer Reading Challenge.  617  children completed the challenge to visit the library four times during...

Help Poynton ‘Make This Day Count’ for East Cheshire Hospice!

A number of great events will be taking place around Poynton on Friday 20 October to help the East Cheshire Hospice Poynton Support group...

Slimming World Poynton relaunches

Local lady, Jackie Pringle wants to help others to feel great and improve their health!! Jackie is relaunching Slimming World groups based at The...

New Outdoor Learning Area for Lower Park School

Lower Park School pupils were delighted with a new outdoor area which awaited them at the beginning of the autumn term. Funds raised by the...

Sports news

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....

Poynton U17’s Win Double

In April Poynton JFC under 17’s confirmed themselves as both League and Cup winners in the Stockport Metro League, a rare accolade, made even more impressive by the quality in both competitions. The success of...

Davenport Golf Club, Poynton, swings in to action

  Easter Monday saw the traditional Annual Captains’ Drive In, with Captain Peter Fidler, Lady Captain, Di Illingworth and Junior Captain Bradley Cooke driving off the fourteenth tee at Davenport Golf Club to symbolise the...

Poynton Village 10km

This year’s race will take place on Sunday, 26th March, starting at 9:15am. It starts and finishes at Poynton Civic Centre, with the multi-terrain route taking in Poynton Pool Park, both Lady's and Prince's...