Tackling Traffic Congestion and Improving Infrastructure

Taking forward the planned Poynton relief road is an urgent priority. We need clear action plans for flood management in Poynton, Bollington and Kettleshulme, and faster broadband in our rural communities.


Local Bus Services Update

I was very disappointed to hear about the recent news on Arriva’s proposal to close their bus depots in Macclesfield and Winsford, withdrawing their services in the towns, as well as other surrounding communities.

Cheshire MPs Step In On Bus Services

Cheshire Conservative MPs have met with the Minister for Buses, Richard Holden MP, to address constituents' concerns following Arriva's decision to notify employees of a proposal to close its bus depots in Winsford and Macclesfield, due to a national driver shortage combined with high levels of s

MP Calls For Vital Train Service To Be Restored

Following the announcement that the vital 8:02am fast service from Manchester to Macclesfield has been cancelled, local MP, David Rutley, has written to Phil Whittingham, Managing Director of Avanti West Coast, asking for the service to be re-instated as a priority.

Prestbury Station Improvements Are In Train

Improving facilities for passengers at Prestbury station remains a key priority for David Rutley MP, who met recently with Chris Jackson, Regional Director for Northern, and Becky Styles, Northern Community & Sustainability Manager, as well as with members of Prestbury Parish Council to revie

Prestbury Train Station Needs Improvements

Prestbury Parish Councillors, Marilyn Leather and Denzil Murphy, recently showed David Rutley, Macclesfield’s MP, the improvements that are urgently needed at Prestbury train station on his recent visit.

Poynton Relief Road Gets Green Light

Having actively campaigned for many years for the Poynton Relief Road, local MP, David Rutley, and local Poynton Councillors have strongly welcomed the news that work will start on this much-needed infrastructure project in the autumn.

Local Priorities For Poynton

Tackling traffic congestion in Poynton is a clear priority. That’s why I have been campaigning with local Cheshire East Councillor’s for a relief road for many years. Positive progress is being made and we are pressing for work to commence next year.

Local MPs Call For Action On A6 Concerns

Alongside neighbouring MP for Hazel Grove, Will Wragg, local MP, David Rutley, jointly organised a special meeting with senior officials at Cheshire East Council and Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, to call for action for communities along the A6 corridor affected by increased traffic cong