Hugh majority for Remain in Cheadle

by Iain Roberts on 17 August, 2018

Over a hundred constituencies that voted Leave in the 2016 Brexit referendum would now vote Remain. That’s the surprising result of a massive opinion poll across the country that shows the Will of the People is now to stay in the EU. Cheadle, which voted Remain in 2016, is now even more strongly opposed to […]

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Shock at 33 weeks of roadworks on Cheadle Road

by Iain Roberts on 17 August, 2018

The Lib Dem team is shocked that roadworks on Cheadle Road, around the college site, are proposed to take up to 33 weeks. For most of that time, we are expected temporary traffic lights. “We always felt that having a new nursery, primary and secondary school alongside Cheadle College on the same site was too […]

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Councillors to meet Manchester Airport next month

by Iain Roberts on 17 August, 2018

Local councillors will be meeting with Manchester Airport in about a month. We think there are quite a few issues  to raise, around drop-off charges and parking for example. But we want your views and experiences. What would you be saying if you were in the room?

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Action on litter and fly-tipping

by Iain Roberts on 7 August, 2018

We’ve had an issue with litter and fly-tipping at the clothing recycling bank opposite Gatley Green. The Council have now promised to clean it regularly and monitor. It may need to be removed if there’s no improvement. The litter bin outside Cheadle library has been overfilled and had fly-tipping left around it. The Council will […]

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Cheadle Area Committee was on Tuesday 7th August 2018, starting at 6pm. The venue was Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle. It was a short meeting, lasting just 30 minutes. Here’s what was discussed: Lib Dem Cllr Paul Porgess, as Chairman, raised the issue of traveller incursions. We are meeting with council officers on 4th September […]

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Police August newsletter

by Iain Roberts on 7 August, 2018

Council acts on Red Lion opening hours

by Iain Roberts on 7 August, 2018

Following concerns over whether the Red Lion filling station was meeting its current planning conditions, the Council has investigated and written to us: Further to the complaints received by the Council regarding a breach of condition at the above premises, I can advise that I have written to the proprietor of the premises today to […]

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Pavement repairs on Styal Road

by Iain Roberts on 3 August, 2018

In the latest in the roads and pavements being repaired across Cheadle & Gatley, as part of the £100m Lib Dem scheme, we’ve been notified of pavement repairs coming up on Styal Road: Highway Investment Programme – Footway Patching on Styal Road – Stonepail to Hollyhedge and Gatley Brook to Pymgate Stockport Council will be […]

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Cheadle Road works, 13-16 August

by Iain Roberts on 2 August, 2018

From the Council: Contractors working on behalf of Power on Connections will be installing a connection to the electricity network on Cheadle Road, Cheadle Hulme, between North Downs Road and Grange Avenue. The work is scheduled to take place from the 13th to the 16th August and will require temporary signals, which will be staffed at peak […]

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The next Cheadle Area Committee is on Tuesday 7th August 2018, starting at 6pm. The venue is Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle and – as ever – all are welcome. With no planning applications and a relatively short agenda, this might even be one our quicker meetings (though don’t hold us to that). Here’s what’s […]

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