The cars parked on either side of the chicane on St Ann’s Road North where it meets with Silverdale Road has long been a concern for road safety. At times, it can make traversing the chicane a journey of twenty metres or more against oncoming traffic. On Tuesday 19th September Cheadle & Gatley Lib Dem […]

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Seashell Trust house-building plans move forward

by Iain Roberts on 20 September, 2017

The Seashell Trust in Heald Green has submitted a planning application to rebuild their school and add on additional facilities. To fund the development, they plan to sell off fields they own to the immediate north of the site (between the A34 and Wilmslow Road in Heald Green) with planning permission for up to 325 […]

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Shana Tova to our Jewish residents on Rosh Hashana

by Iain Roberts on 20 September, 2017

The Lib Dem team would like to wish all our Jewish residents Shana Tova on this Rosh Hashana.

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How can our train system not do this in 2017?

by Iain Roberts on 19 September, 2017

In 2017 how can we have a train system where you can use an app to buy tickets on your smartphone, and it works for some journeys, but for others the apps says “You need to pick up your tickets from this station several miles away”? You can’t even get them from the Gatley ticket […]

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Liberal Democrats have spoken out against Conservative proposals to build 670 MORE houses on Stockport’s Green Belt – on top of all the houses currently being proposed. “We are already working hard to figure out where to build more than 1,000 houses a year over the next twenty years. The Lib Dems have opposed plans […]

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What’s coming up at Cheadle Area Committee, 26 Sept 2017

by Iain Roberts on 19 September, 2017

Next Tuesday’s Area Committee have a couple of planning applications which have produced more comment than most, so to make sure that everyone can attend who wants to, we will be holding the meeting at Kingsway School (Foxland Road campus) from 6pm on Tuesday 26th September 2017. As ever, all are welcome to the public […]

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Liberal Democrat Leader Vince Cable has called for a “renaissance of manufacturing” in the North West and a “massive injection” of infrastructure investment, in a speech today at his party’s Autumn conference. The former Business Secretary will warn that the UK economy remains overly reliant on property markets and banks in London and the South […]

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Culvert works on Broadway

by Iain Roberts on 13 September, 2017

Works on Broadway culvert planned from 18th September 2017 for one week.

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Stockport Council under it’s highly regarded ‘Digital by Design’’ programme now offers on line listings for a plethora of Stockport clubs, groups or organisations offering a wide variety of activities, services and help. Everything from joining a youth organisation to just meet for a nice cup of tea and a biscuit. Follow us on:  https://www.stockport.gov.uk/groups […]

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Amidst mounting speculation that the UK government may finally be prepared to act, Stockport Liberal Democrats have put forward a motion to a meeting of the Council on Thursday this week calling for the Public Sector Pay Cap to be lifted. Currently all public sector workers, including nurses, police officers and local government workers are […]

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