February 13, 2020
A COUNCIL has made a U-turn on its plan to increase parking charges in the Moorlands. Staffordshire Moorlands District Council (SMDC) is due this month to set its budget for 2020/21 and among the proposals for expenditure and income, the council was looking to increase parking charges at it's car parks, including those in Cheadle, Leek, and Biddulph, by 20p. However, after an “overwhelming number” of councillors on the councils Resources Overview & Scrutiny Panel voted to recommend to object against the increase in charges at its meeting last Wednesday (February 5), the SMDC Cabinet decided to reject the proposals at a meeting yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, February 11).
June 6, 2018
YOBS in cars are putting children at risk as well as causing a nuisance in Cheadle town centre and residential areas.
February 21, 2018
PLANS to raise car parking fees in Cheadle have been slammed as a 'kick in the teeth' for the town.