Over the last six weeks the Lib Dem team have been telling you about different parts of Stockport’s Local Plan. Now we want to remind you to have your say, and you need to do it quickly. The last day for comments to be submitted is Sunday 8th October 2017. The plan is important: it’s […]

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The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have published its latest verdict on Stepping Hill Hospital. The Manchester Evening News has its take here. The Lib Dems have long campaigned for Stepping Hill Hospital. Last year we broke the story of how the Government were making the hospital employ management consultants at £1000+ a day to help […]

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Gatley Costa planned for new year 2018

by Iain Roberts on 3 October, 2017

Following a second planning application for the old Occasions shop, construction and fit-out work on the new Costa Coffee in Gatley is planned to start in the new year. A new planning application to demolish the single-storey extension and build a new two-storey extension was approved in April. The franchisee is just working on another […]

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Meet the Manchester Giants basketball team at the official opening of the South Park basketball zone, Grove Lane, Cheadle Hulme next Saturday 7th October 2017 1-2pm.

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Bruce Dickinson book signing tour coming to Stockport

by Iain Roberts on 30 September, 2017

Staff at Northern Rail are striking on Tuesday 3rd and Thursday 5th October 2017 – the latest in a series of strikes. Once again we have a reduced timetable of services from Gatley station. You can see the timetable here.

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Another bus service bites the dust

by Iain Roberts on 28 September, 2017

Andy Burnham’s team have let us know that the number 24 bus service (Stockport – Didsbury – Chorlton – Stretford – Salford Quays) will be scrapped from the end of October.

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Report back: Cheadle Area Committee, 26th September 2017

by Iain Roberts on 27 September, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came to Cheadle Area Committee last night. It was the longest I can remember – nearly four hours (we allow people to leave early if they want). Here’s what was discussed and decided: Our Area Conditions Officer reported back on work that had been done around Cheadle and Gatley. At […]

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Have your say on Stockport’s Future with the Local Plan

by Iain Roberts on 26 September, 2017

Over the last six weeks the Lib Dem team have been telling you about different parts of Stockport’s Local Plan. Now we want to remind you to have your say. The plan is important: it’s about what we want our borough to look like over the next twenty years. This is the first stage. When […]

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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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