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Saving Amelia’s eyesight

Ollie who was once a happy, chatty, active little boy suffers from CNL2 Batten Disease that robs seemingly healthy children of their...

S106 money buys new shed for the allotments

Coppice Road Allotments have been the beneficiary of S106 money in order for them to buy a new shed.

Cheshire East Council launches consultations on transport and parking

Cheshire East Council has launched public consultations on local transport and parking plans across the borough. The consultations, which...

Poynton Business Network

Following on from Poynton Town Council’s business survey, a number of responses asked for a Poynton Business Network to be established.

New Anti-litter signs

Following recent complaints of an increase in littering, the Council Community Support Team have put up new anti-litter signs in prominent places...

Sheep attacked by dog, Poynton Park/Pool

The Council Community Support Team (CCST) have again been out on patrol in Poynton Park following another dog attack on sheep over...

A big community thank you

Poynton can be very proud of the amazing response which has been offered to vulnerable residents and neighbours as a result of...

Co-op set to serve-up new-look School Lane store following £530,000 investment

Co-op is set to serve-up a new-look store in Poynton tomorrow (Tuesday 15 December) following a £530,000 investment. The School Lane store opens between 7am and 10pm and...

Poynton High School Vlogstar competition winners

A group of Year 8 students at Poynton High School have been crowned Vlogstar champions in a competition run by United Utilities...

Poynton Rotary’s £16K Backing for start-up businesses

The Rotary Club of Poynton have loaned over £16,000 to entrepreneurs from poor communities, and are encouraging local residents to get involved...

Vernon Primary Year 4 Egyptian day

On Wednesday 9th December, Year 4 was a little different! The children had an exciting day experiencing life as Ancient Egyptians! They...

Help Save Poynton Household Waste Site

Poynton Conservatives are fighting plans by Cheshire East’s Cabinet – made up of Labour and Independent councillors - to close Poynton’s Household...

Local business Pretzel ties the knot with PR and digital merger

PR agency Hop PR and digital agency Immense Digital have joined forces to become Pretzel Group Ltd, after working together for over...

1st Poynton Rainbow’s good turn

1st Poynton Rainbows love getting together to celebrate Christmas. However, due to current restrictions, they have been unable to meet and enjoy the usual...

Poynton Library news 

The Futures Wonder Lab® Challenge is an innovation ideas challenge, inspiring young people to be problem-solvers for the planet, using their imagination and creativity. It has has been designed by Flow in Action for children and...

Warm Homes Project, Nov 2020 until March 2021

Age UK Cheshire are able to help older people keep warm this winter. Age UK Cheshire’s Information and Advice Service are providing ‘over the phone’ advice on benefits and money related...

New AED’s in Poynton

Two new defibrillators have been installed in old BT phone boxes in the Town. The first is at the junction of Clifford Road and Queensway.  The second is in...

Outgoing call control by BT

BT can support customers who are having difficulties caused by living with conditions across the mental health spectrum, including dementia, learning difficulties and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (OCD). Network Controlled Calling or 123 & 118 call barring are a...

Road Closure – Shrigley Road, 14th to 16th Dec 2020

Cheshire East has informed the Town Council that they will temporarily prohibit traffic in the following length of road: Shrigley Road, Poynton East and Pott Shrigley Ward, Macclesfield, from the junction with...

Attacks on sheep and wildfowl at Poynton Park/Pool

The Council Community Support Team have contacted by the Poynton Ranger service regarding reports of an increasing number of dog attacks on sheep and wildfowl. They are asking dog...

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