Cheadle MP Raises Problem Junction in PMQs

On Wednesday, Cheadle MP Mary Robinson raised the ongoing traffic chaos on A34 with the Prime Minister in PMQs. The A34/A560 junction in Cheadle and Gatley is notorious among local residents as a traffic blackspot and is one of the five busiest junctions in the area.

Green Belt Must Be Protected

As a member of the Communities and Local Government Select Committee I contributed to a report on national planning policy which was published at the start of April. The report comes at a time when Greater Manchester Combined Authority is working on its spatial framework which aims to identify suitable sites for housing and growth across the city region including here in Stockport.

MP enjoys top class visit to new Gatley Academy

CHEADLE MP, Mary Robinson, recently visited the region’s newest Academy to chat to a group of student ambassadors and find out how the status is helping the school with key decision making.

Cheadle MP makes a splash with Trust promoting local waterways

Cheadle MP Mary Robinson recently met with Stockport’s Healthy Rivers Trust who are promoting their valuable work in the preservation, restoration and development of local waterways with a competition to win a free plumbing call-out.

Clean for the Queen in Gatley

I spent a brilliant afternoon with residents from Gatley cleaning up the area as part of the Clean for the Queen initiative.

Arriva Trains Franchise

In December, Arriva trains were awarded the franchise of the Northern Rail Network which will start in April. In winning the contract Arriva pledged to deliver value for money for passengers and start an ambitious programme of more than £1 billion worth of investment to transform train travel in the North – including investment in ticketing and trains with increased capacity.