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Poynton resident launches new Will and estate planning service

Steve Flanagan, 45 from Poynton has now trained as a willwriter and has become an affliated member of the Society of Will Writers. This is the leading self-regulatory body for Professional Estate...

Don’t miss 14th August deadline to enter Vernon’s Community Awards

The local building society is offering a portion of £10,000 to Stockport not-for-profit groups. The deadline to enter Vernon Building Society’s annual Community Awards is...

Poynton woman celebrates friendship with her care worker during Covid-19 pandemic

Carolyn Sigley, 59, from Poynton has a degenerative health condition that affects her mobility and ability to care for herself. This can be isolating...

Rise in caravan thefts in Cheshire

Cheshire Constabulary is urging caravan owners to be vigilant following a rise in the number of vans being stolen in the county.

Local business support

Here are a few links to additional support for organisations struggling through Covid-19 pandemic that’s outside of government funding:

Roadworks: Chester Road, Poynton

Chester Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire East03 August - 14 August Delays possible - Two-way traffic signals Name: Chester...

Loss, grief and bereavement session

Loss, grief and bereavement session, Thursday 13th August 2-4pm, Poynton, Civic Hall If you have been affected by a...

Local anti-social behaviour issues

Last weekend the CCST undertook anti-social behaviour patrols in response to many calls from the public regarding large groups of youths gathering...

Upcoming changes to Freeview TV services in the North West

The Town Council have been informed of upcoming changes to Freeview TV services in the North West of England in August, which...

Footpaths – Did you know?

Did you know that a public right of way is just that? The right to travel along the right of way. You...

Dog fouling issue getting worse

The Town Council frequently receive reports of dog fouling in the Town and also irresponsible dog owners leaving poo bags on gates,...

Hockley and Brecon play areas have re-opened

The Town Council are pleased to announce that the Hockley and Brecon play areas are now open. If visiting, please make sure...

Residents right to inspect the Town Council’s accounting records

Residents have the right to inspect the Town Council’s accounting records. Each year, the Annual Governance and Accounting Return (AGAR) needs to...

Car Parking – No change?

Cheshire East – run by Labour and Independents - have recently started charging again at some car parks, having suspended charges due to the coronavirus situation....

Consultation on Dementia

Cheshire East Council are drawing up a Dementia Strategy to try to have the right services, in the right place, for the right people at the right time. Poynton Conservatives support actions to ensure that this is a Dementia...

Poynton Conservatives would like to thank all essential workers

Poynton Conservatives would like to thank all essential workers who have kept the country functioning while fighting against coronavirus. This includes staff in the NHS, care homes, Police, Fire and Ambulance Services, and staff in...

Flood prevention a clear priority in Poynton

One year on from the local flooding incidents of last summer, local MP, David Rutley, was updated on the actions that are being taken forward to address flood risk in Poynton by...

Long wait for Poynton Relief Road finally over

Cheshire East Council has secured the funding necessary from the government to commence building the Poynton Relief Road.  A design and build contract was awarded to contractor Graham in...

Cheshire East Council launches Covid-19 community response and recovery fund

Cheshire East Council has launched the Covid-19 community response and recovery fund. The aim of the Covid-19 community response and recovery fund is to support voluntary, community and faith sectors to adapt...

Poynton Council Community Support Team news

Parking Now that retail outlets are beginning to re-open in Poynton it is anticipated that traffic will increase and the CCST will be on patrol monitoring parking. Please be...

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