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Council tax update

The Council Tax for 2021 has now been set – it includes payments to four bodies; Cheshire East, Cheshire Police and Crime...

Cheshire East – Household Waste Site

The ruling faction at Cheshire East – made up of Labour and Independent councillors – have decided to close the Congleton Household Waste Site. The Poynton site will...

Let’s Do This!

Now more so than ever, it’s important for us to look after our health and well-being, and there’s support out there to...

Scam awareness

The Council Community Support Team has been visiting residential facilities in Poynton providing older people with vital updates on current scams that...

New Year’s Honours

Congratulations to Poynton resident, Julie Cawthorne, Assistant Chief Nurse for Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT)...

Positive Progress At Poynton’s Vaccination Centre

While visiting the Vaccination Centre in Poynton Civic Centre, local MP, David Rutley, thanked local doctors, nurses and support staff at the...

Poynton Businesses who can provide food to residents

An initial list of local businesses who are open, can provide a takeaway service or can deliver food/provisions to Poynton residents can...

Cheshire East lifts time restrictions on bus pass users

Cheshire East Council has lifted timing restrictions on travel for holders of concessionary bus passes. The move is to help support the...

Macclesfield railway maintenance – March 2021

Network Rail have informed us about a new investment programme to maintain railway tracks in the Hope Green area. The work involves...

Census Day is coming!

Households across Cheshire East will soon be asked to take part in Census 2021. The census is a once-in-a-decade...

Road Closure: Woodford Rd – 23rd Feb 2021

Cheshire East has informed the Town Council that they will temporarily prohibit traffic in the following length of road: Woodford Road, Poynton...

Local Business Survey

Following the business survey conducted in the autumn, local business owners, the Mayor and Town Council staff met on Tuesday 12th January...

Covid-19 – Town Council Supporting Middlewood Partnership

Poynton Town Council are proud to be supporting Middlewood Partnership with the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccination clinics at the Civic Hall...

Poynton Town Council precept for 2021/2022

The Town Council sets an annual precept as part of the Council Tax to help pay for the many local services we...

Census 2021

Ready, steady, census. The decennial census is almost upon us. Households across Poynton will soon be asked to take part in the nationwide survey of housing and the population. It has been carried out every...

Support for people experiencing domestic abuse

See Cheshire East Council webpages on keeping safe or getting help if you are experiencing domestic abuse or sexual violence. Cheshire East Domestic Abuse Hub (CEDAH) is a 24...

Citizens Advice Cheshire North

Citizens Advice Cheshire North have suspended face-to-face advice services at all sites including Poynton Civic Hall for the foreseeable future. However, they are still open for information and advice via telephone from...

Covid-19 scams

Action Fraud have received reports from members of the public who have been sent text messages claiming to be from the NHS, offering them the opportunity to sign up for coronavirus vaccinations....

Brecon and Hockley play areas remain open

In light of the latest Government guidance, Poynton Town Council will be keeping the two play areas it maintains open. However, it is against the law to meet socially with family or...

A Message from Poynton Town Mayor

I hope this message finds you and your loved ones well after what has been an extremely challenging year for everyone. I would like to pass on my thanks to the many...

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