Council News

Community Governance Review

Published: 11 Oct 21

Cheshire East are currently conducting a review of town and parish council governance arrangements across the Cheshire East Borough. The proposals for Poynton are an alignment of the boundary between the parish of Poynton and the parish of Adlington to a new boundary following Poynton Brook. This would ensure that two houses on Spenlow Close are brought within the same parish (Poynton) as the rest of their street and local community. In addition is proposed that the number of councillors for both east and west wards would be reduced from 9 per ward to 7. Click for more... Read More...

Site Allocations and Development Policy Document (SADPD)

Published: 11 Oct 21

Cheshire East Council submitted the SADPD for examination on 29 April 2021. The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government has appointed Planning Inspector Mike Hayden BSc DipTP MRTPI, to carry out an independent examination, to assess whether the plan has been prepared in accordance with legal and procedural requirements and if it is sound. Click to read more... Read More...

Time Out Cafe

Time Out Cafe

Published: 1 Sep 21

The Time Out Café will re-start at Poynton Civic Hall on Friday 17th September, 2pm – 4pm. Click for more.... Read More...

Poynton Town Council’s role in planning applications

Published: 12 Jul 21

Cheshire East Council make the decisions regarding all planning applications. Poynton Town Council is only consulted by Cheshire East, in the same way as other residents. Poynton Town Council has a Planning and Environment Committee which reviews all planning applications which are submitted for Poynton. Click to read more... Read More...

Poynton Mayor

Poynton Mayor's Charities

Published: 17 Jun 21

Poynton Town Mayor, Councillor Lee Podmore is pleased to announce that one of his charities for the year is Poynton Pedals for All. Click for more details... Read More...

Problem Parking

Published: 17 Jun 21

Inconsiderate parking has long been an issue for many residents in Poynton. To tackle the problem, the Town Council have agreed, that alongside their duties supporting the community the Council Community Support Team (CCST) will also have the authority to issue parking tickets on behalf of Cheshire East. Click for more... Read More...

Mayor and Deputy Mayor 2021-2022

Mayor and Deputy Mayor 2021-2022

Published: 26 May 21

Mayor and Deputy Mayor 2021-2022 The Town Council have appointed Cllr Lee Podmore as Town Mayor and Cllr Hayley Whitaker as the Deputy Mayor for a second term of office. Carrying out official duties was very challenging during the pandemic with many events cancelled. To read more about the Town Mayor’s past year and his plans for the forthcoming year, head to the Mayor's page. Read More...

Council Community Support Team News

Council Community Support Team News

Published: 24 May 21

Anti-social behaviour talks in schools. CCST surgery to return on 17th June 2021. Click for more details... Read More...