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BAE Woodford Site

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WCC Newsletter Launched

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Area Committees affecting Woodford

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Discover nature in our community

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Submit Your Photos

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Frequently Asked Questions

 

Here we'll do our best to answer your questions about the Council and issues affecting Woodford. If we can't answer the questions ourselves we'll find someone who can. For the launch of our website we’ve selected some of the more obvious questions, but the aim is to add to this page as you submit further questions using our contact form.

  1. How is the Woodford Community Council (WCC) funded?
  2. Where can I find out more about Woodford Community Council?
  3. What Parliamentary constituency is Woodford in? Who is my MP?
  4. What local authority is Woodford in?
  5. What Ward is it in? Who are my local councillors?
  6. Who represents us at the European Parliament?
  7. How can I find out about local transport?
  8. What does SEMMMS stand for?
  9. How do I submit a photo for the website?

 

How is the Woodford Community Council (WCC) funded?

It is funded by voluntary donations and has no regular source of income other than that. It received a special grant from 'the Community Foundation for Greater Manchester' to develop this website, but ongoing maintenance costs will have to be met from donations.

 


 

Where can I find out more about Woodford Community Council?

You can find out about our work by reading the Minutes of our meetings, from our occasional newsletters, which are distributed throughout Woodford, or from the notices on our Notice board, which is located outside Woodfords’ stores. See also our Constitution for details of how the Council is run.

 


 

What Parliamentary constituency is Woodford in? Who is my MP?

It is in the Cheadle constituency. The sitting member is Mary Robinson MP.

 


 

What local authority is Woodford in?

Woodford lies within Stockport Metropolitan Borough.

 


 

What Ward is it in? Who are my local councillors?

Woodford is in the Bramhall South Ward. The current councillors are John McGahan | Brian Bagnall | Mike Hurleston.

 

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Who represents us at the European Parliament?

Woodford is in the North West Constituency of the UK. For details of the MEPs representing this constituency click here.

 


 

How can I find out about local transport?

General information is given on the website of the Greater Manchester Integrated Transport Authority – www.gmpte.com
Information on trains can also be found on www.thetrainline.com. The nearest railway stations are Bramhall and Poynton
Bus timetables can be found on the Stagecoach website.

 


 

What does SEMMMS stand for?

It stands for the South East Manchester Multi Modal Study and relates to the proposed new relief road system that will incorporate the South and Poynton bypasses in Stockport North and the Manchester Airport Link Road West. You can find out details about the scheme on the official SEMMMS website.

 


 

How do I submit a photo of Woodford and surrounding areas for the website?

Please email the WCC at info@woodfordcommunity.co.uk with details of when and where the photo was taken. Please can you ensure that the photo is a good quality jpeg file - preferably between 250KB and 3MB in file size. In general photographs sent for possible submission for the banners at the top of each page need to be in landscape format. Please note if the photograph was not taken by yourself that you have full permission to send it for inclusion on the website.

 

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