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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

 

Disappointment for Woodford

 

It was disappointing to learn that the Secretary of State has decided not to call in the planning application, DC/053832, by Harrow Estates for the Woodford Aerodrome site. (Click here for details.) PDF attached This leaves SMBC free to finalise the details of the approval of the hybrid planning application, as well as the associated demolition and road development applications. It is hoped that the Council and developers will now work with the local community in managing the integration of this significant development into the village of Woodford.

 

Thank you to all those in the community, including local councillors and our MP, who helped the cause to limit the scale of development by writing to the Secretary of State and supporting the local community initiatives.

 


 

More News

 

WCC AGM 2014

 

The 2014 Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday, 27th November 2014. The draft Minutes of the meeting will be available shortly.


Woodford Litter Day

Woodford Community Litter Pick Up photos

 

Many thanks to the local residents who joined us on 27th September 2014 to help keep Woodford tidy. 25 bags of rubbish were collected – including a vintage vacuum cleaner that had obviously been hidden in a ditch in Church Lane for many years!


A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road

 

Work on the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road is scheduled to start in February 2015 with anticipated completion in Summer 2017.


Consultation on Poynton Relief Road

 

Cheshire East Council held a public consultation on the Poynton Relief Road from 2nd June 2014 to 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.