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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

Find out more in Woodford Wildlife.

 

Submit Your Photos

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Useful Links

 

If you know of other websites which you think may be of interest to the Woodford community or if you would like your business to be included, please get in touch by using any of the methods on our contact page. Please bear in mind that as these links are to external websites we are not responsible for their content.

 

For Business Links and Sponsors click here.

 

Click on the headings below to go direct to your choice of links.

 

1. Government and Local Council Matters

2. Church

3. Sport and Leisure

4. Local Websites

5. Transport

6. Law and Order

 

Government and Local Council Matters

 

European Parliament – Woodford lies within the North West Constituency of the UK. For details of the MEPs representing this constituency click here.

 

UK Parliament – Woodford lies within the Cheadle Constituency. The sitting MP is Mary Robinson. For more information about the work she is doing for the community and how to contact her click here.

 

Local Council – Woodford lies within Bramhall South and Woodford Ward of Stockport Metropolitan Borough. The Councillors currently representing this ward are:

John McGahan | Brian Bagnall | Mike Hurleston

 

Stockport M.B.C. website may be accessed by clicking here.


Stockport M.B.C. meetings click here.

 

For information about waste collection and recycling.

 

For information on local planning.

From this site you can access local planning applications by clicking on Search our Planning Database and putting Woodford in the Search by Address field

 

Stockport has seven Area Committees, whose members are the ward Councillors for those areas. They provide the citizens of Stockport with the opportunity to make a contribution on issues that affect their local community. Bramhall and Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee represents the wards of Bramhall North, Bramhall South & Woodford and Cheadle Hulme South. For further information, click here.

 

Church

 

The Anglican Christ Church, Woodford, is located on the corner of Chester Road and Old Hall Lane. The Vicar is Rev David Russell - Tel: 0161 439 2286. For further details, see the website.

 

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Sport and Leisure Interests

 

The Woodford Centre - Woodford War Memorial Community Centre. - www.woodfordcom.com

 

Woodford Community Players amateur theatre group - www.woodfordplayers.com

 

Woodford Cricket Club - www.woodford.play-cricket.com


Total Fitness - www.totalfitness.co.uk/health-club/wilmslow/ 

 

Public footpaths – click here for further information.

 

AVRO Golf Club - new members welcome - www.avrogolfclub.co.uk

 

Girl Guides - contact Margaret Lawson 0161 485 6606.

 

Brownies and Rainbows - contact Jenny Shaw 0161 440 0758.

 

Beaver, Cub and Scout groups – contact Jane Parsonage on 0161 439 8369 or email janeparsonage@aol.com, or for more information visit www.woodfordandbramhallscouts.weebly.com.

 

University of the Third Age (U3A) - (www.u3a.org.uk)

Bramhall U3A - www.bramhallu3a.org.uk

Poynton U3A - www.poyntonu3a.org.uk

 

 

Child Care

'Ladybirds' baby and toddler group meet at the Church Hall, Christ Church - Contact 0161 439 0969.

 

 

Local Websites

 

About My Area - News, reviews and local events in SK7 areas including Bramhall, Hazel Grove, Woodford, and communities in SK7 - www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/Cheshire/Bramhall/SK7

 

Poynton Live - A what's on guide promoting live music- www.poyntonlive.uk

 

Poynton Web - www.poyntonweb.co.uk

 

Poynton Town Council - www.poyntontowncouncil.gov.uk

 

Bramhall Web - www.bramhallweb.co.uk

 

iknow-northwest - iknow-northwest (Cheshire) and iknow-northwest (Stockport)

Wide ranging tourist information including attractions, shopping, travel, accomodation and where to eat.

 

 

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.

 

Road Traffic Reports

If you are planning a road journey in England Frixo.com provides current road traffic reports on motorways and A-Roads. It's a free service aimed at giving you live traffic news and information. It also lists current and planned roadworks.

 

 

Law and Order

 

The official site for the Cheshire Constabulary - www.cheshire.police.uk

 

Greater Manchester Police www.gmp.police.uk

 

Neighbourhood Watch - contact police for info packs 0161 439 2189

 

Crime Prevention - Cheshire Police website has advice and several links to useful websites - click here.

 

Home Security Information - SecuredHome website.

 

Greater Manchester Police - details of the 'Burglar Aware' Lock Up! Keep 'Em Out campaign and the Nominated Neighbour Scheme can be found here.

 

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