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Raising the Armed Forces Day flag outside the Civic Hall on Saturday 30th June.

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Poynton Heritage Garden, which was officially opened on Saturday 14th April 2018.

More photos here.


The Poynton in Bloom volunteer group has been bedding down plants around the village.

More photos here.


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Learn more about dementia & help to make Poynton dementia friendly? Open to anyone working in shops, businesses, organisations or community groups. More details.

Building Supervisor Vacancy

Poynton Town Council has an immediate vacancy for a building supervisor at the civic hall to work on a casual basis. Closing date 17th July. More details here.

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Police News

The Poynton policing team cover the whole village from Woodford across to Higher Poynton and the boundary with Lyme Park. Here you can download or view the Cheshire Constabulary newsletter.

You can find out more about the team, latest policing news, appeals and local priorities on the Cheshire Police - Macclesfield North and Poynton webpage.


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Poynton March 2018 Newsletter


Community News

Due to intelligence gathered from members of the public a drugs warrant was carried out in the Poynton area on Friday 23rd March. One male is currently under investigation for possession with intent to supply a Class B drug. We thank the public for providing us with the local intelligence.

If you believe that drug dealing is going on in your area please contact us on 101 or to report it anonymously call CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111 or you can visit their website and fill in an online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org


Property and Vehicle Crime

Overnight 8th-9th March we received a number of reports of thefts from vehicles parked around the Fountain Square area of Poynton. Items such as Sat Navs and loose change was taken from these vehicles. A shed was also reported to have been broken into on London Road South but nothing appears to have been taken.

Overnight 18th-19th March an attempt was made to try and gain entry to The Trading Post store, Lyme Road. Nothing was taken but damage was caused to an external door. Did you see anything? (18100074585)

On 20th March a vehicle was seen in suspicious circumstances across Poynton. The two male occupants of the vehicle (a white van) were seen walking up and down driveways and possibly stealing scrap metal. If you believe that you were a victim give us a call on 101.


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