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Gatley Knitwits are club of the year!

by Iain Roberts on 19 March, 2019

Huge congratulations to Gatley Knitwits who have been named as Knitting Club of the Year! Let’s Knit Magazine have today announced the Knitting Club of the Year Award as ….. Gatley KnitWits! The Knitwits are featured in the next Let’s Knit magazine so make sure you go and buy it! They will also be sent £500 […]

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Two options for Gatley Rec – which should we pick?

by Iain Roberts on 18 March, 2019

As part of ongoing improvements to parks across the area, the Lib Dem team have secured council money to improve the tennis courts in Gatley Rec. There are two options and we want to know which you prefer – and if there are any tweaks you’d make to your preferred option. Let us know what […]

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Police report 9-15 March 2019

by Iain Roberts on 18 March, 2019

An update on incidents and work in the Cheadle & Bramhall ward for the period Saturday9th March to Friday 15th March.  Burglary figures have fallen again this week, with 13 recorded crimes. As always, any burglary is too many and I feel deeply for the victims. I reported last week that an 18 year old male had […]

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Worker Bee market back in Gatley on 30 March

by Iain Roberts on 18 March, 2019

Following the success of the October Artisan Market in Gatley last year, Worker Bee Markets will return on Saturday 30 March, Mother’s Day weekend, then three more times in 2019. Gatley residents who want to support small, local businesses will be able to buy quality, fresh produce, handmade gifts and crafts, homeware and jewellery, as well […]

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Fly-through of new Stockport Interchange

by Iain Roberts on 14 March, 2019

The Council has published a fly-through video of the new Stockport Interchange, showing how it will look once constructed. The Interchange will replace the ageing bus station and include a new public park, apartments and an improved link to the station. You can see the video here.

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Now illegal to fly drones in parts of Cheadle & Gatley

by Iain Roberts on 13 March, 2019

A new law means it is now illegal to fly a drone in large parts of Cheadle and Gatley that fall within 5km of the airport – or near to the approach/takeoff paths. A five year prison sentence could be the result for those who flout the law. The map shows that flying drones on […]

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The Lib Dem £100m scheme to repair bad roads and pavements across Stockport continues to roll on. This week we’ve been notified of pavements being resurfaced on the Lakes Estate and other locations across Gatley and Cheadle, with the work starting in April: Stockport Council will be carrying out footway resurfacing works in bitmac within […]

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Police report 2 – 8 March 2019

by Iain Roberts on 11 March, 2019

From our local Police: An update on incidents and work in the Cheadle & Bramhall ward for the period Saturday 2nd March to Friday 8th March. Burglary continues to be the priority crime. Figures are down this week, though that will be no consolation to those who have been victims. There have been 14 recorded […]

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From the council: Please be advised that contractors working on behalf of Electricity North West will be undertaking maintenance works on their substation on Kingsway, Cheadle, at the junction of Gatley Road. These works are scheduled to take place from 20:00 10th March to 04:00 11th March 2019 and will require the use of a […]

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Cheadle Area Committee was at Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle at 6pm on Tuesday 5 March 2019. The meeting was packed this week, with most people coming for one application: the education centre at 36 Foxland Road. Here’s what’s happened: A member of the public asked a question about the poor state of the pavements […]

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