Flu jab more important than ever this year.

by charlesgibson on 6 October, 2020

Cllr Charles Gibson and the Lib Dem team are encouraging as many residents as possible to get their flu jabs this year. More people than ever are entitled to a free flu jab, but you can also book an appointment at your local pharmacy for around £10.  The sooner you get the flu jab the better […]

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Flooding Report Consultation Event – Sae The Date

by paulankers on 21 September, 2020

Stockport Council have finally published their report on flooding, with a lot to interest Hazel Grove residents. You can read the report here There will be a consultation event in Hazel Grove next month. it will be on 13th October. Times and venue have not been finalised yet, but we will let you know as […]

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Remembering those we have lost

by charlesgibson on 13 July, 2020

The GMCA and Manchester Cathedral have been working together to create an online memorial book to remember all those from Greater Manchester or with a connection with the city-region who have sadly died of coronavirus. There has been so much loss and pain in our communities and thousands of grieving families that it’s right that […]

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How is the GM Mayor doing on coronavirus?

by charlesgibson on 1 July, 2020

The Greater Manchester combined Authority have a number of scrutiny committees (groups of councillors who check what the combined authority and the Mayor have been up to). The housing and environment committee is set to meet twice in July to discuss Greater Manchester’s response to Coronavirus so far and its plans for our areas recovery. […]

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National Volunteers week

by charlesgibson on 9 June, 2020

This week, 1-7 June 2020, is National Volunteers Week. This is a week set up to celebrate all the brilliant work that volunteers do in so many aspects of our communities. If you’re involved in volunteering, whatever it is, then thank you for the difference you are making. At the present time it is especially […]

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Pay Council Tax over 12 months rather than 10

by paulankers on 18 May, 2020

With many of you furloughed, newly unemployed or many other circumstance during this virus outbreak, its worth highlighting that changes that came into being a few years ago allow you to pay Council Tax over the full tax year. Many people have complained to us that council tax is paid over 10 months rather than […]

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Local team launch community recognition scheme.

by charlesgibson on 16 May, 2020

We’re launching a community recognition scheme, so that we can thank those who have gone the extra mile to help in this very trying time. To our NHS workers and care givers, council staff and front line and key workers, you have our sincerest thanks and utmost respect. These past few weeks have been very […]

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Latest advice on Covid 19

by charlesgibson on 11 May, 2020

you can find the full government guidance here. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/884171/FINAL_6.6637_CO_HMG_C19_Recovery_FINAL_110520_v2_WEB__1_.pdf if you have any questions or concerns Covid related or otherwise please do not hesitate to get in touch with any of the team. and as far as possible please continue to stay at home and make sure we remain socially distanced.

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VE Day community coffee morning

by charlesgibson on 7 May, 2020

During these difficult times lots of us are missing our families and friends. I can certainly say that is true for myself, but as well as these challenges I miss being out and about in Hazel Grove meeting residents and helping to solve their problems. Sadly we can’t do this at the moment but that […]

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Stockport Liberal Democrats have today called for the Greater Manchester Combined Authority to urgently review its policy of temporary closure of all the local tip sites across the borough. With less regular normal refuse collection services currently operating, many residents are concerned about possible increases in fly tipping creating a health hazard. Local council tip […]

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