All hail the 45 bus

by Iain Roberts on 21 April, 2017

The 45 bus route goes from Heald Green through the Lakes Estate, then into Gatley (via Delamere Road) and then right into Manchester. There are no stops on St Ann’s Road North, Silverdale Road, Foxland Road or Delamere Road, but you can still hail the bus that goes along Silverdale Road at 07.10, 09.30, 11.30, […]

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Mark Hunter to stand for Lib Dems in Cheadle

by Iain Roberts on 20 April, 2017

Councillor and former MP Mark Hunter will be the Liberal Democrat candidate for Cheadle constituency. Local Councillor Lisa Smart will be the Liberal Democrat candidate for the constituency of Hazel Grove at the General Election on June 8th 2017. Mark and Lisa have a track record of campaigning for better services at Stepping Hill Hospital, […]

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It’s official: Cheadle is one of a number of key seats where the┬áTories can be beaten by Labour voters switching to the Lib Dems. “A vote for Labour is a wasted vote in Cheadle,” said Cllr Iain Roberts. “The 2017 General Election will see either a Conservative or Lib Dem MP for Cheadle. We are […]

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People in Cheadle should vote for the Liberal Democrats to prevent a hard Brexit and protect the local economy, Lib Dem Parliamentary candidate Mark Hunter has said today. The Prime Minister today [Tuesday] called a snap General Election to be held on the 8th June. The Liberal Democrats are standing on a clear platform to […]

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New play equipment for Jubilee Park

by Iain Roberts on 17 April, 2017

A new piece of play equipment is due to be installed in Diamond Jubilee Park, Cheadle – hopefully before the summer holidays. The equipment will look similar to the picture here. It’s funded from local planning applications and has to be spent near to the planning application location. Local playgrounds each have pots of money […]

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Relief road delayed by six months

by Iain Roberts on 17 April, 2017

We were disappointed to learn that the completion of the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road has been delayed by six months. As the Council has reported: The review has identified that there is a delay to the planned completion of the scheme which was previously autumn 2017. The review has identified a number of […]

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Gatley Sports Day 22nd April

by Iain Roberts on 15 April, 2017

The Gatley Family Sports Day is next Saturday – 22nd April 2017. There’s lots happening whether you want to book for an event in advance or turn up on the day. Find out more information here.

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Overnight roadworks on Gatley Road

by Lib Dem Team on 13 April, 2017

From the Council: Please be advised that contractors working on behalf of BT will be undertaking cabling works on Gatley Road, Cheadle, between the junctions of Wilmslow Road and Milton Crescent. These works are scheduled to take place from 21:00 18th April to 06:00 19th April and will require the use of temporary traffic signals […]

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  Liberal Democrats have criticised Stockport Council’s “Brownfield first” policy as writing cheques it can’t cash. Liberal Democrat Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy is campaigning to save our greenbelt. The policy was launched after Labour and Conservative councillors worked together to block Lib Dem attempts to take Stockport out of the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework and […]

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Happy Passover

by Lib Dem Team on 12 April, 2017

In this Passover week we would like to wish all our Jewish residents a very happy Passover.

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