Police monthly newsletter, July 2018

by Iain Roberts on 4 July, 2018

This month’s newsletter from our local Police. The high number of robberies in Gatley includes several teenagers robbed on Scholes Fields – the Police have made at least one arrest.

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West Drive open gardens for charity

by Iain Roberts on 3 July, 2018

Residents of West Drive, Gatley are opening their gardens to raise money for charity from 11am to 5pm on Sunday 15th July 2018. Residents of West Drive, which is off Styal Road, opposite Hollyhedge Road will be welcoming all-comers to their gardens, with the £5 entrance free going to charity.

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Picnic in the Park, 22nd July

by Iain Roberts on 3 July, 2018

We are very pleased to support Picnic in the Park, an intergenerational community celebration from Cheadle-get-Connected. All are welcome to the picnic 11am-5pm on Sunday 22nd July 2018, in Abney Park, Cheadle. Entry is free, lots of entertainment so just bring your picnic.

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The next Cheadle Area Committee is on Tuesday 10th July 2018, 6pm, at Massie Street Church, Cheadle. As ever, all are welcome. Here’s what’s on the agenda: Manchester Airport talking about their Draft Noise Action Plan that we reported on a couple of weeks ago Request for £1,000 from Cheadle & Gatley JFC towards the […]

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Thank you for great Gatley Festival

by Iain Roberts on 2 July, 2018

The Lib Dem team would like to offer a huge thank you to all the organisers and helpers who made GatFest 2018 such an amazing weekend. Here are a few of our photos from the Sunday.

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When the Council put out the plans for changes at Roscoe’s roundabout, we said that residents would want to see the evidence to convince us that putting traffic lights on all the junctions would be an improvement. We’ve now been sent this modelling information, which will also be available at the drop-in sessions. The drop-in […]

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Our letter from Northern Rail

by Iain Roberts on 2 July, 2018

Following on from Graham Greenhalgh’s successful Council Motion on Northern Rail and our train services, the Lib Dem team have now received a letter from Northern Rail’s Regional Director. We’ll be fair to them: it sounds like a step in the right direction. On the other hand, we’ve heard lots of positive messages before and […]

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Cllr Graham Greenhalgh successfully proposed a motion to Stockport Full Council this evening calling on Northern Rail to restore a rail service to Gatley, Heald Green, and other stations across Stockport where they were cut in May. The motion was seconded by Cllr Adrian Nottingham from the Heald Green Ratepayers. The next timetable changes are […]

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Stockport Council says: We are seeking your views on a number of proposed improvements along the A560 Stockport Road corridor in Cheadle and Cheadle Heath. The proposals include traffic signals and pedestrian / cycle crossings at the A560 Stockport Road / M60 Junction 2 (Roscoes) Roundabout, cycle facilities on Stockport Road, path improvements in Abney […]

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The Lib Dem team work on a lot of issues – large and small. Here’s a round-up that covers a good number of the highways issues we’re currently working on. – SEMMMS refresh – Roscoe’s roundabout – Manchester Road/Stockport Road Improvement Scheme – out to public consultation – Turnfield House , Turnfield Road off School’s […]

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