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Welcome to the Woodford Community Council Website


Woodford is a small village situated to the south of Stockport on the Cheshire border resting within beautiful open countryside.


Woodford Community Council gives residents a voice on matters affecting their community and liaises with Stockport MBC and other statutory bodies as required. It is run entirely by volunteers, financed by donations and governed by a written Constitution.


Woodford Aerodrome Latest


** Woodford Aerodrome Planning Application Meeting Postponed**


We have been notified that the Extraordinary Area Committee Meeting and Extraordinary Meeting of the Planning and Highways Regulation Committee, originally scheduled for 20th and 25th June respectively to discuss the Harrow Planning applications, have been cancelled. This is because the SMBC officers’ report is still to be finalised.


We have just been notified that the revised dates are as follows:


Extraordinary Meeting of Bramhall and Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee


Bramhall Methodist Church (Main Hall) 17th July 2014 at 18.30 h


Extraordinary Meeting of Planning and Highways Committee


Stockport Town Hall (Council Chamber) 29th July 2014 at 18.00 h


If you wish, you can consult the SMBC Council Meetings calendar here.



Woodford objects to ex-BAE Site Planning Applications


Woodford Neighbourhood Forum (WNF), with the support of Woodford Community Council (WCC), has submitted objections to the Harrow Estates hybrid application (DC/053832) for the Woodford Aerodrome redevelopment. An overview of the reasons for these objections, together with further information about the planning applications and future timetable, may be seen here.



More News


Consultation on Poynton Relief Road


Cheshire East Council commenced a public consultation on the Poynton Relief Road on Monday, 2nd June 2014 and this will run until Monday, 28th July 2014. The proposed road should link in with the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road at the Poynton - Woodford border and link to the A523 London Road at the Adlington Industrial Estate.


For further information click here.

Plans for the Development of Handforth Submitted to the Secretary of State


The Cheshire East Local Plan Strategy, which includes a proposal for a North Cheshire Growth Village comprising around 2,000 new homes in Green Belt adjacent to Woodford, was submitted to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on 20th May 2014 in preparation for independent examination. The submission includes the comments received during the representation period.


For further information click here.

Woodford LocalLink Flexible Bus Service


Transport for Greater Manchester, TFGM, have introduced a 'LocalLink' bus service for the Woodford area following the ending of the 390 service. LocalLink provides services in areas where other services are limited. Anyone wishing to travel to or from the local area and the designated destinations can use the service and there are no age or disability restrictions. LocalLink is a shared service so you may be travelling with other passengers.


For further information click here.

Neighbourhood Policing


For latest update click here.

Reminder - Contacting the Police


The new Police non-emergency number is 101. For further details about its use click here.

Woodford Community Council e-Newsletter


The WCC newsletter will bring you the latest news about issues affecting the community and show you how you can participate in community affairs and activities. Click here.