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The Poynton Pledge

What does Poynton mean to you? To many it means community, a sense of place and of people coming...

Works to watercourse, Glastonbury Drive

Cheshire East will be carrying out essential works to the watercourse on Glastonbury Drive to reduce the risk of future flooding in...

Moggie Lane Bridge update

Much of the reconstruction is now complete. Cheshire East Highways are in the process of rebuild the bridge wall which is partially...

Loss, grief and bereavement session

Loss, grief and bereavement session, Thursday 8th October, 2 - 4pm, Poynton Civic Hall If you have been affected...

Support for young people

Just Drop In have resumed their face to face, weekly counselling sessions for young people. To book an appointment please contact Just...

Poynton Town Council Business Survey

Poynton Town Council is looking to capture information on how COVID-19 may be impacting businesses in the town currently and in the...

Vacancy for Two Council Community Support Officers

Calling all passionate community minded people for exciting roles: Two Council Community Support Officers (starting salary £21,166). Poynton is...

Flu Vaccination campaign 2020

For Middlewood Partnership, this year’s flu vaccination campaign is going to be a significant challenge, given that up to two thirds of...

Know your numbers! Check your blood pressure!

This year’s theme for Know Your Numbers Week is "YOU are in control". High blood pressure, rarely has noticeable symptoms and if...

Poynton Tea Rooms support East Cheshire Hospice

Order a delicious afternoon tea from Poynton Tea Rooms, eat in the cafe, use their undercover outdoor seating area or have a home delivery...

Christmas Fest 2020 cancelled

Following recent guidance regarding covid 19 the Christmas Fest committee have taken the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 event.  The health and...

Aldi Poynton gets a fresh new look

Aldi has revealed a fresh new look today as it re-opened its Poynton store to customers. Standing at 1,140sqm...

Dementia Care Group Reopens

Award winning dementia day care service Always Active has reopened its doors again to people living in and around Poynton! During lockdown everyone has...

Presentation to Davenport Golf Club Captains 2020

On Sunday 6th September the club's President, Pat Brodie, presented the captains, Sue Banfield and Stuart Law, with signed plaques illustrating Jack Nicklaus' greatest...

Covid leads to rise in demand for wills

A Poynton solicitor has noticed a slight rise in the number of people making wills since Covid-19.  Nick Stratford, Director of Stratford Solicitors, says that typically 12-15 couples have...

East Cheshire Hospice opens Echo – A charity shop like no other

ECHO become the newest name in shopping in Poynton when it opened its doors for the first time on Saturday, September 5. The East Cheshire Hospice shop has a...

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 Planners with over 1,700 members across the UK and he is looking forward...

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 fast-approaching. Applications are open to not-for-profit groups and charities until 14th...

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 but during the Covid-19 pandemic she struck up a remarkable...

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. Travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus...

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