Lib Dems secure free street parties for the Queen

by Iain Roberts on 30 April, 2016

An initiative by the local Lib Dems has seen the Council offer residents free street parties to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday in June. The Council has put all the information you need to organise your street party on one page – you can find it all here. “Street parties are a great opportunity for […]

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Thank you for South Park Road Estate litter pick

by Iain Roberts on 30 April, 2016

A small but enthusiastic group braved the rain on Saturday morning to pick up four bags of bottles and cans, six bags of general rubbish, two lamps and two traffic cones – clearing the area between the motorway slip road and the estate, plus the bank alongside the Kingsway Service Road. Thank you to those […]

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Overnight resurfacing of part of Manchester Road

by Iain Roberts on 29 April, 2016

The Lib Dem’s nine-year, £100m programme to repair all the bad roads and pavements across Stockport is working its way around the borough. As part of the programme, Stockport Council will be carrying out carriageway resurfacing on Manchester Road from Newlands Road to Mill Lane. This work will be carried out by the council’s Alliance […]

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Overnight lane closures on A34, 6th-7th May 2016

by Iain Roberts on 28 April, 2016

From the Council: Please be advised that contractors working on behalf of Transport for Greater Manchester will be undertaking maintenance work to existing road markings on A34 Kingsway, Cheadle, underneath the Etchells Road bridge. These works are scheduled to take place overnight from 8pm Friday 6th May to 5am Saturday 7th May and will require […]

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Cheadle Police newsletter, May 2016

by Iain Roberts on 28 April, 2016

After consulting with residents, traders and others, Keith and the Lib Dem team got the council to change the car parking charges in Cheadle village centre. Instead of a flat 20p an hour, the charges reverted to the previous fees: 30p for 0-2 hours, £1.50 for 2-3 hours and £5 for more than 3 hours. […]

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Breathing life back into Stockport’s historic marketplace is a key part of the Lib Dem strategy to revive our town centre. Almost everyone agrees that changes are needed. Despite many recent improvements, there are too few people spending money in Stockport’s market and council taxpayers currently subsidise it to the tune of £200,000 a year. […]

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40th Anniversary Ram Roast, 30th April 2016

by Iain Roberts on 21 April, 2016

South Park Road Estate litter pick

by Iain Roberts on 20 April, 2016

Following complaints from residents about litter being dropped, Keith and the Lib Dem team have organised a litter pick on the South Park Road Estate from 10-11am on Saturday 30th April. If you can lend a hand, meet us by the underpass. If we can get a good-sized team, it shouldn’t take long. We’ll bring […]

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