11A bus changes

by Iain Roberts on 7 March, 2018

TfGM (Transport for Greater Manchester) has notified us of changes to the 11A. The information below isn’t entirely clear, but it’s what we’ve been given so far.

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Stockport councillors, including Keith Holloway and myself, met with Manchester Airport this morning. This is a regular meeting held every few months as part of the airport’s community relations. Here’s the news: Manchester Airport plans to join many other major airports and introduce a charge for drop off/pick up at the terminal building. The details […]

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Here’s what was discussed and decided at this evening’s Cheadle Area Committee meeting. The webcast should be on the council website tomorrow. No planning applications and a fairly short agenda so we were done and dusted inside an hour. On the agenda for the 6th March meeting: A petition from six residents on Charlotte Street […]

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Six things you may not know about Iain

by Iain Roberts on 5 March, 2018

Iain writes: With the local elections less than two months away, I’d like to thank everyone for the warm reception the Lib Dem team have received on the doorstep. We campaign on a lot of issues and make sure we keep people informed of local news, but if I’m asking you to vote for me […]

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New yellow lines at South View and Turnfield

by Iain Roberts on 5 March, 2018

The Lib Dem team is pleased to see that yellow lines agreed on Turnfield Road and near South View Gardens have now been painted. “Following concerns from local residents we have approved these lines for safety reasons. It’s important that people do not park near a junction and that fire engines and ambulances are able […]

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Winter weather information for Cheadle and Gatley

by Iain Roberts on 1 March, 2018

Here’s what you need to know about the effects of this week’s bad weather: Latest on bin collections School closures in Stockport Train cancellation news and also on the TfGM site here. Bus services Tram services (scroll down to near bottom of page) Litter picks/Spring Clean There are litter picks planned across the country this weekend, […]

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The next Cheadle Area Committee meeting is at 6pm on Tuesday 6th March 2018 at Trinity Church, Massie Street, Cheadle. As always, it’s a public meeting so you’re welcome to come along. It’s also webcast, with the video normally going onto the council website the next day. On the agenda for the 6th March meeting: […]

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May 3rd elections: Iain’s top six priorities

by Iain Roberts on 27 February, 2018

Iain Roberts has been selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for Cheadle and Gatley in the local elections on May 3rd. Iain, who has been a councillor since 2009, said “I’m proud of what we’ve achieved so far, but there is always more to do.” Iain’s top priorities are: Work to improve the Kingsway junction […]

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Sharston Link motorway works

by Iain Roberts on 26 February, 2018

Homes near the motorway in Cheadle and Gatley have had this letter delivered, about safety barrier and drainage works on the Sharston Link (M56 J1-4). Works will start around 5th March and continue for approximately seven months, taking place between 9pm and 5am Monday to Friday. Narrow lanes and a 50mph speed limit will apply […]

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