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Police warning over “Scotland Yard” phone scam

by Iain Roberts on 17 July, 2018

From Greater Manchester Police: Yesterday we had a report of an elderly lady being conned out of cash by a bogus caller who rang her stating he was from Scotland Yard and that her card had been used fraudulently. He then went on to say he needed her to withdraw cash to fund the investigation. […]

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Gatley trains WORSE than 80 years ago

by Iain Roberts on 16 July, 2018

Northern Rail’s train service to Gatley is, incredibly, WORSE than the service the village had in July 1938 – eighty years ago. Back in July 1938, according to Bradshaw’s Railway Guide, there were four trains an hour taking passengers into Manchester from Gatley, with the journey taking around 20 minutes (slightly longer for trains that […]

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Police report, 13th July 2018

by Iain Roberts on 13 July, 2018

Note: there has been a reported shooting at the Village Hotel, Cheadle on Friday afternoon. We do not have more information at this time, but the shooting happened after the Police sent their email below. From our local Police: Week commencing 9th – 13th July 2018 there has been 6 residential burglaries and 1 Theft from vehicle […]

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Travellers on Brookfield Park

by Iain Roberts on 13 July, 2018

The Lib Dem team have been in contact with the Council and Police after travellers arrived on Brookfield Park, Cheadle. Here’s what the Police told us today (Friday 13th July 2018):   Travellers were issued with a notice and moved yesterday evening from Woodford and relocated to Wilmslow Road, Cheadle. They were issued with a […]

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The Lib Dem team are very concerned that, without any consultation, the planned December 2018 timetable changes have been delayed to May 2019. “Just days after we received a letter from Northern Rail promising that they were working hard on getting Gatley it’s service back in December, we found out that the December changes had […]

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Cheadle Area Committee was help on Tuesday 10th July 2018, 6pm, at Massie Street Church, Cheadle. Here’s what happened: Network Rail are cleaning up the pelican crossing by Gatley station, removing pigeon droppings etc Survey of some streets and green spaces in Cheadle, checking on things like rubbish, dog mess etc. Report will come to […]

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What needs some money spent on it, asks Graham

by Lib Dem Team on 10 July, 2018

Please submit your suggestions – Each year your local councillors have a small sum to allocate towards local schemes to benefit Cheadle & Gatley ward. This year we have some thousands available and we are looking for great ideas. Please send your suggestions to: Graham Greenhalgh by telephone: 07925 989168, or e.mail: or by […]

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This update is inclusive of and residential burglaries and theft from vehicle crimes this month so far (Sunday 1st – Friday 6th).   There have been 6 residential burglaries and 3 theft from vehicle crimes across Heald Green, Gatley, Cheadle Village, & Cheadle Hulme.   Gatley: There were three residential burglaries that all occurred between 2am – […]

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Summer Soccer camp at Lum Head Primary

by Iain Roberts on 6 July, 2018

Looking for something for the kids this summer? Football and multi-sports with @GatleyGazelles at Lum Head Primary School

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Councillor holidays over the Summer

by Iain Roberts on 4 July, 2018

Local councillors will be taking holidays at various times over the summer (sorry!) That means you might try and contact us and not get a quick response. We suggest that, if you want to get in touch and raise an issue, you email all three of us and there’ll always be at least one councillor […]

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