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Cambridge Road resurfacing starts 19th Nov

by Iain Roberts on 8 November, 2019

As part of the Lib Dem £100m investment to repair roads and pavements across Stockport, Cambridge Road in Gatley will be resurfaced, starting on Tuesday 19 November 2019. “We are very glad that Cambridge Road is being resurfaced,” said Cllr Keith Holloway. “It’s in poor condition and desperately needs resurfacing”. The Council says: As part […]

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Jo Swinson’s Plan for a Brighter Future

by Iain Roberts on 6 November, 2019

Jo Swinson has launched the Liberal Democrats’ Plan for a Brighter Future. Jo will start her nationwide tour today and details of the plan will be delivered to millions of people across the UK by mail and online.  The plan outlines the party’s key priority – to Stop Brexit – and sets out a bold vision on how […]

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As The Mirror is reporting, the Liberal Democrats are proposing to invest an additional £11 billion in the NHS to put physical and mental health on an equal footing. Importantly, the Lib Dems are also saying how they’ll pay for it – with an extra penny on income tax. More information in The Mirror here.

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Report back from Cheadle Area Committee, 5 November 2019

by Iain Roberts on 6 November, 2019

Cheadle Area Committee was at 6pm on Tuesday 5 November 2019 at Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle. Here’s what was discussed and agreed: Petition from residents of Greenvale Drive and Greenvale Court asking for residents’ parking. The Council currently has a moratorium on residents’ parking schemes while a new policy is worked up. When that […]

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Our third General Election in five years is about to kick off. In Cheadle, the Progressive Alliance are recommending a vote for Lib Dem Tom Morrison to defeat the Conservatives. Volunteer here to help Tom beat the Tories in Cheadle. Labour have selected a councillor from Oldham – Dr Zahid Chauhan – as their candidate […]

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Longley Lane closed 3rd – 10th November 2019

by Iain Roberts on 31 October, 2019

We’ve been told by our fellow councillors over the border in Sharston that Longley Lane will be closed to traffic for road surface works from 3rd to 10th November. Signed diversions should be in place.

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Poppies going up around Cheadle and Gatley

by Iain Roberts on 29 October, 2019

Poppies are now up outside churches, schools and other key locations across Cheadle and Gatley. But we purchased extra for this year so do have some spares. If you know anywhere else where a poppy would look good, please let us know.

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What’s coming up at Cheadle Area Committee 5 Nov 2019

by Iain Roberts on 28 October, 2019

Cheadle Area Committee is at 6pm on Tuesday 5 November 2019 at Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle. As always, all are welcome. Here’s what we’re discussing: Petition from residents of Greenvale Drive and Greenvale Court asking for residents’ parking Funding application from Walk Ride the Cheadles to promote a play streets initiative Planning application 73373 […]

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Gatley Rec improvements underway

by Iain Roberts on 28 October, 2019

Good progress is being made with the new sports area at Gatley Recreation Ground. “Earlier this year we consulted residents, schools and youth groups on the design of the sports area,” said Cllr Keith Holloway. “The scheme being developed is the one supported by a clear majority – a great example of people power in […]

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Lib Dems report dangerous sign by Kingsway school

by Iain Roberts on 28 October, 2019

The Lib Dem team have reported a dangerously leaning sign on the underpass between the two Kingsway School sites. The signpost is very loose so the Lib Dem team have asked it to be quickly repaired, with the school going back this week.

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