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Cheshire East Local Plan – No Thanks

Poynton’s four Conservative representatives strongly opposed Cheshire East’s decision to approve the Local Plan. This governs development in the county until 2030, and includes...

Poynton’s Heritage Garden

The small band of community volunteers responsible for managing and bringing this project to fruition is pleased to report that it was recently successful...

Lower Park School Cycle Safety

Nearly eighty pupils from Lower Park School have undertaken a Bikeability course in order to improve their cycle handling and road safety awareness.   The older...

Brave the Shave event

On Sunday 13th August , Dawn Beaumont from Prickly Pear Boutique on Park Lane, Poynton held a BRAVE THE SHAVE event for MacMillan Cancer...

Geoff King to retire as trustee and committee member

It is with regret that The Centre announces the retirement of Geoff King as a trustee and committee member. Geoff has decided to spend more time...

Memorial playground opened at Lostock Hall barbecue

Lostock Hall held its annual fundraising summer barbecue at the end of June.  Crowds were entertained by the jazz band from Poynton High School...

Poynton Civic Awards 2017

  The Town Council would like to congratulate the recipients of the 2017 Certificates of Civic Service and the Certificates of Youth Civic Service, which...

Golfing friends pay their respects in a competition at Davenport Golf...

When Brian Coan, a popular member of Davenport Golf Club and a golfing fanatic, died suddenly in December 2016 his sister Linda Butler decided...

Poynton Methodist Church Preschool Learning Day

Poynton Methodist Church Preschool recently had very successful Outdoor Learning Day. “Outdoor learning and the free-flow use of our extensive indoor and outdoor space,...

The Hollies Pre-School fundraising

The Hollies Pre-School is a committee run charitable organisation. All committee members are volunteers, and the pre-school has been running for forty years –...

Sports news

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...

CHS & Everton FC football festival

On Monday 26th September, ten year 5 boys from Vernon Primary School took part in the Cheadle Hulme School and Everton football festival. The boys played three teams in a mini league; finishing with a...