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Shock at Cheadle Co-op armed robbery

by Iain Roberts on 24 December, 2015

Staff in Cheadle Co-op were threatened with a knife as a robber stole money from the store at around 8pm on Wednesday 23rd December. We’re very relieved that no-one was injured in the robbery, but it’s a pretty horrendous experience at any time, let alone less that a couple of days before Christmas. If anyone […]

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A woman was in her parked car at the far end of the Cheadle Royal car park on Friday 28th August at around 7pm when an attacker dragged her out of the car and into bushes before raping her. Police describe the attacker as:  an Asian man, approximately 40 years old, medium build, with black […]

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TPS Scam warning

by Iain Roberts on 25 August, 2015

It seems that no good idea goes un-scammed! We’ve had reports of elderly people being called up by someone claiming to be from the Telephone Preference Service (that opts you out of nuisance calls – or would do if the callers observed it). The caller says that there’s an £84 fee to renew TPS membership […]

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Monday night saw a well-attended community meeting about crime, with local councillors and residents joined by Inspector Neil Cook from the Stockport West police. The meeting was organised by the Lib Dem team and hosted by Cheadle Muslim Association, who even laid on tea and biscuits. It followed concerns being raised, particularly on the local […]

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Lib Dems to hold public meeting to tackle car crime

by Iain Roberts on 10 July, 2015

Following concern from local residents about car crime in the area, the Lib Dem team have organised a public meeting to discuss the problem, aimed at residents of Heald Green, Cheadle and Gatley (others are welcome too!). The meeting will be at 7.30pm on Monday 27th July and Inspector Neil Cook will be coming from […]

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If you think Stockport Council should be having a proper debate about how best to deal with the problem of legal highs, please support our campaign and sign our petition. Stockport Lib Dems went into the Full Council meeting on 2nd July looking forward to a proper debate on how best to tackle the problem […]

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From the Manchester Council of Mosques, including Cheadle Muslim Association: In the wake of the violence in France, Kuwait and Tunisia on 26 June 2015, Qadir Ahmad Chohan Chair of Manchester Council of Mosques says,”We are all resolved to defeat terrorism and terrorists, we condemn the callous killing of innocent people in France, Kuwait, Tunisia and […]

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Police have one man in custody and are searching for others after security guards were injured in an armed robbery on the Co-op on Cheadle Road, Cheadle Hulme. The attack took place at about 2.15pm on Tuesday 12th May 2015. Two men wearing balaclavas and carrying knives entered the store and injured two security guards […]

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Riding a quad bike/mini motorbike or driving an unlicensed vehicle is illegal, anti-social and dangerous. Bikes will be seized, crushed and owners fined. Help us take action in your area! If you know a person or persons causing annoyance by illegally riding on an off-road bike you can report it. All information is welcome but […]

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Get rid of graffiti in three easy steps

by Iain Roberts on 8 April, 2015

Cheadle and Gatley has far less graffiti than most other nearby areas – not because it never happens, but because we stay on top of it and report it. Reporting graffiti in Stockport is simple. If it’s on public land or on a green Virgin Media comms box then it should be painted over or […]

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