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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,...

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

ECHO become the newest name in shopping in Poynton when it opened its doors for the first time on Saturday, September 5.

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 are not allowed to stop for any significant length of...

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, trees and pathways. Poynton Town Council regards dog fouling as...

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 you follow the rules and read the guidelines on the...

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 be reviewed by the external auditor (PKF Littlejohn LLP), appointed...

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. While this does not directly affect Poynton, several local residents...

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...

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

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