UPDATES: Cheshire East Council - Poynton Pool Spillway Improvements
Published: 07 June 2023
The Town Council has been notified that Cheshire East Council are planning to carry out safety improvements works to Poynton Pool.
See details of the proposal here.
View Cheshire East's responses to the questions asked at the public forum on 17th October 2022 on the Spillway Improvement Consultation
Please click here to read Poynton Town Council's response to the consultation.
View Poynton Town Council’s response to the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
for Poynton Pool reservoir flood resilience improvement scheme.
following information has been provided be Cheshire East Council in response to
Freedom of Information requests.
01. Poynton Lake Section 10 report 2005_Redacted (1)
02. Poynton Final Section 10 Report August 2016 Rev A_Redacted
03. Poynton Final 10(6) Certificate issue C_Redacted
04. Poynton Lake Bat Surveys Report_FINAL_combined_Redacted
05. Poynton Lake PEA Report_FINAL combined_Redacted
06. Poynton Tree Survey Report_ISSUE_Redacted
07. Poynton Tree Plan 1 with numbers_Redacted 14.11
08. Poynton Tree Plan 2 with numbers_Redacted14.11
09. BRJ10627_TOPO_3D_001_Sheet 1_Redacted
10. BRJ10627_TOPO_3D_001_Sheet 2_Redacted
11. BRJ10627_TOPO_3D_001_Sheet 3_Redacted
12. BRJ10627_TOPO_3D_001_Sheet 4_Redacted
13. BRJ10627_TOPO_3D_001_Sheet 5_Redacted
14. BRJ10627 -J470-DOC-001-02 Poynton spillway (Final)_C_Redacted 14.11
15. BRJ10627-J470-DOC-002-01 Spillway 3C Supplement_issue_Redacted 14.11
16. Poynton_FloodStudy_D02_Redacted (1)
17. Supervising Engineer's Report 2019
18. Supervising Engineer's Report 2020
19. Supervising Engineer's Report 2021
20. Supervising Engineer's Report 2022
13th December 2022
Poynton Town Council have recently instructed an
independent reservoir engineer to provide an opinion on the Spillway
Improvements proposed by Cheshire East.
The Engineer visited the site and met with
representatives from the Town Council, Friends of Poynton Pool and the Flood
Working Group and provided an initial report to the Town Council.
receipt of the inspection reports and options papers from Cheshire East for the
Pool we have now asked the Engineer to review these additional documents and
provide a further opinion on the proposed works.
View the following documents below.
Poynton Town Council Summary of Independent Engineer Report
Report from JBA Consulting, Independent Reservoir Engineers instructed by the Town Council
31st January 2023
Poynton Town Council Commissioned Tree Survey
The Town Council have commissioned their own tree survey in relation to the Cheshire East Council Poynton Pool Spillway Improvement proposal. The survey was carried out before Christmas and now the report can be viewed here.
Poynton Pool Tree Survey
Tree Valuation Report
The Town Council continue to work closely with ‘Friends of Poynton Pool’ in relation to this proposal.
8th Feb 2023
Read the Friends of Poynton Pool Press Release here.
5th May 2023
Cheshire East Council have now made a decision on the Environment Impact Screening Assessment. The details of the decision can be found here:
7th June 2023
Spokespeople from the Town Council and Friends of Poynton Pool made representations to the Cheshire East Economy and Growth Committee on the 6th June. We raised a number of concerns and asked detailed questions regarding the basis for the proposals. The questions raised can be found here. We hope that officers from Cheshire East will now respond to these detailed technical questions and agree to carry out further investigations.