Family History Helpers

Family History Helpers 58 Church Street Bollington Cheshire SK10 5QD

01625 261 240 Telephone hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm Saturday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Macclesfield Town Football Club

MACCLESFIELD TOWN FOOTBALL CLUB Moss Rose Stadium London Road Macclesfield Cheshire SK11 7SP Telephone: 01625 264686 Fax: 01625 264692

Prospect Promotions

PROSPECT PROMOTIONS organise Antique and Collectors Fairs and for many years these have been held at Wilmslow Leisure Centre.

Our regular events are well attended and normally have up to 75 Exibitors tables. Many of our traders have been with us for a number of years and are well established and respected in their own fields. 39, Crossfield Road Bollington, Cheshire. SK10 5EA Tel: 01625 574649 Mobile: 07432 608907 Email:

National Citizen Service

The National Citizen Service is a government funded youth education programme to better equip young people with the life skills they need. The charity provides a month long programme to 16-17 year olds all over the country, where you can gain skills like First Aid Training, experience university life in some of the countries top universities and for the final fortnight organise and run your own Social Action Project.

Just Drop-In

Just Drop-In is a free, open access service offering support, guidance, advocacy and counselling to young people in Macclesfield. No problem is too big or too small.

Phone: 01625 665079 Text: 07718425405 Email: Visit: 14 Duke St. Macclesfield SK11 6UR

Angel's Rescue

We are a registered animal charity based in Macclesfield, Cheshire. We rehabilitate and rehome abused, neglected and abandoned Horses¸ Cats and Dogs. We also provide opportunities for enrichment, development and also offer support to people who gone through physical, emotional and mental trauma.

At present we receive no government funding and rely on public donations.


You can contact us via:

Phone: 01625 421467 or 07737 126990 (if no answer, please keep trying as we tend to be quite busy with the animals)


Macclesfield Harriers & Athletic Club

Macclesfield Athletics Track Behind Macclesfield Leisure Centre Priory Lane Macclesfield Cheshire SK10 4AF

Institute Of Advanced Motorists

Congleton & Macclesfield

Kath Barber

Telephone: 01260 277745 Email: Web:

Happy Valley Artisan Market

The Happy Valley Artisan Market opens for business on Sunday, 5th October and will be open from 10:00am to 3:00pm on the first Sunday of each month at Clarence Mill. Local artists and crafters will be selling all hand made items. Free Raffle and Waterside Café is open too. Can’t wait to meet you at the Market and in the meantime why not check out our Blog –

Woodford Community Players

Award Winning Amateur dramatic society based in Woodford near Bramhall Contact name: Judith Craig Email address: Website:

Writers Group

Local author, Nik Perring, leads the library writing group on Tuesday evenings. The group meets weekly at 5.30-7.00pm. New members are always welcome. There is a charge per session. Tel: 01625 573058 Email address:

Wilmslow Guild Photographic Society

Meetings are at Wilmslow Guild, 1 Bourne Street, Cheshire. Meetings held Wednesday evenings at 7:15pm for 7:30pm Tel: 01625 523903 Website:

Wilmslow Wayfarers CC

Wayfarers are situated near the historical Styal Quarry Bank Mill. They play at the picturesque Oakwood Farm Oval (behind Wilmslow Albion football & same venue as Wilmslow’s Hockey and Lacrosse teams. Contact name: Luke Unsworth / Bobby Hassard Tel: 07730572759 / 07825735687

Wilmslow Football Academy Ashdene Primary School, Wilmslow

Children as young as four attend the Academy and quickly learn the basics of the game through specialised coaching. To join the Wilmslow Football Academy just turn up on a Saturday morning Contact name: Wilmslow Football Academy Website:

Wilmslow Decorative & Fine Arts Society

Wilmslow Decorative & Fine Arts Society (NADFAS) This is a member of the National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies. It promotes artistic interests through regular lectures, Contact name: Mrs.Georgina Hargreaves Tel: 01625 583089 Email address:

Wilmslow Bowling Club

“The Friendly Club” – Ladies and Gents ,Juniors – 8 to 16 years – Coaching. Competitive Bowlers. Ladies’, Men’s and Vet’s League Bowling. Beginners coaching available.Social and Non playing members. Contact name: Dennis Moss Tel: 01625 548418 Website:

Wilmslow Badminton Club

Wilmslow Badminton Club Meets Tuesdays at Wilmslow Preparatory School Sports Hall, Grove Avenue, Wilmslow 8.00 – 10.00pm Contact name: Mick Peel Tel: 01625 522168

Wilmslow & Alderley Edge Children’s Centre

Themed Stay and Play sessions held every Wednesday during term time at 10.00-11.30am. Free events, but please contact the Children’s Centre to book a place. Tel: 01625 383095. Email address:

Wilmslow Advanced Motorists Group

The group was set up with the objective of promoting higher standards of driving, therefore increasing road safety among members of the public within Wilmslow and surrounding areas. Contact name: David Adderson Tel: 01625 531284 Email address: Website:


Trampolining for Adults and Children. Following NGB scheme the qualified coaches will lead you through this fun and challenging sport. Tel: 01625 615602. Website:,

Training with The Masters, Wu Chun Tang Kung Fu

Learn an unique new Martial Arts!! Do you want to improve your fitness?, Learn a proven method of self defence?, Enjoy a unique recreational activity? Then this blended style of Kung Fu is for you Contact name: Master Alan Horton Tel: 07958673638

Tiny Tots Time

A safe, stimulating environment for you to play and interact with your baby, meet new people and share experiences. For babies 0 – 12 months every Friday Morning Contact name: Sue Torkington Tel: 01625 374 470

Tiny Talk at Wilmslow Library

There are TinyTalk Classes in the library each week. Tiny talk gives you an insight into your little one’s mind and by the use of sign you can start to communicate with them as early as 5 months old. Contact name: Claire Tel: 07771 747755 Email address:

Thai Boxing Club

Learn to defend yourself and keep fit with the ancient art of MuayThai boxing. Classes Thursday 8.00-9.00pm, Friday 6.30-7.30pm Contact name: Mr. Rob Cowling Tel: 07736 868803 Website:

The Wilmslow Green Room Society

Founded in 1924, the Wilmslow Green Room Society is one of the oldest Amateur Dramatic Societies in the UK. The group is active from September to May and a new members leaflet can be obtained on any Saturday morning at the Green Room during this period. Contact name: The Wilmslow Green Room Society, 85, Chapel Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5JH Tel: 01625 540933 Email address: Website:

Table Tennis Club

Thursdays – 7 – 8pm Juniors and 8 – 9pm Adults Everyone welcome to come along ~ all equipment provided. Tel: 01260 387716 Email address:

Stroke Survivor Group

The Meet, Move & Improve group meet every Friday during term time to encourage Stroke Survivors AND their carers to take part in exercise and meet new friends in a welcoming environment. Tel: 01625 574 774 Email address:

St Paul’s Youth Club

It’s free to join and attend ! It’s open to any young person aged between 9 – 16 years It’s a safe place to make new friends You can enjoy social activities such as table football and pool. Contact name: Helen Buchanan Tel: 01625 572123

Seals Swimming Club

For children and adults with any disabilities. Membership, admission and instruction are completely free. Club sessions are staffed by qualified life guards and everyone is helped. Contact : Wendy Moss 01625 262619

Scrabble Club

If you’re serious about Scrabble then this club is for you. Challenge yourself against the keenest players around, meet new friends and enjoy a cuppa in comfortable surroundings. Tel: 01625 612958 Email address:

Scottish Country Dancing

Tuesday evenings between 7.30 pm and 10.00 pm commencing on 10th September, children’s class on Saturday mornings commencing 14th September 2013. £3.00 per session Contact name: Reg Flower Tel: 01625420112

Roller Skating

The Rollers provide roller skating for all hire skates if needed. This is an open session for all ages, and family’s are welcome. Saturdays Tel: 01625 615602 / 07904341348. Email address:

Riding for the Disabled Association

Riding for the Disabled Association at Bank Farm Poynton, Thursday 9:30 – 1:00pm Friday 1:00 – 2:30pm Contact name: Mrs. Denise Brough Tel: 01625 877463

Rhymetime at Bollington Library

Come along and enjoy rhymes and songs. Every Wednesday and Friday – 10.00-10.30am. Suitable for the under 5s. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Tel: 01625 378266 Email address:

Ramblers Association, East Cheshire Group

They organise walks midweek Tues/Wed and weekends Sat/ Sun. The walks are divided into three categories: Short – 5 to 7 miles, Medium – 7 to 10 miles rougher terrain, and Long -12+ miles strenuous Contact name: Mrs. Irene Walsh Tel: 0161 439 7636 Website:

Poynton Rambling Club

They are a rambling club drawing our membership from Stockport and its suburbs. Walks are arranged every Sunday in the Peak District except when there are Weekends Away scheduled. Tel: 01625 877463 Website:

Poynton Railway Modellers

Railway modellers of varying backgrounds ages and abilities who meet Weekly to work on models at Poynton Youth & Community Centre. Contact name: Mark Henshaw Tel: 07871185806 Email address:

Poynton Motorcycle Club

The first Wednesday of the month at Poynton Workmen’s club Whether it’s off-roading, track days and racing, touring or just learning to be a more accomplished rider, there is an element of the club to Tel: 01625 872767 Website:

Poynton Ladies Circle

A group of like-minded girls in our thirties and early forties who get together socially twice a month, have a calendar of social events with our families and raise money for charity. Contact name: Angela Colebrook Tel: Email address:

Poynton Jemmers Northwest Morris

The Poynton Jemmers dance North West Morris and always welcome women who want to have fun, make friends, beat stress and get fit. No experience needed just a sunny outlook! Contact name: The Jemmers meet on Wednesdays 8.15pm -10pm at Poynton Community Centre, Park Lane, Poynton. Tel: Alison 0161 292 7697 Email address: Website:

Poynton Egypt Social Group

A social & culturial interest group on Ancient Egypt that meet at Lower Park Primary School, normaly 3rd Friday of every month. Contact name: Toni, Liz and Peter Tel: 07801 741490 / 01625 612641/ 0161 865 5886 Email address: Website:

Poynton Creative Writers

Meet every first and third Monday in the month, between 1.30pm to 3.30pm The aims is to improve personal writing skills. Contact name: Bernadette Murry-Robb Tel: 0161 498 8837 Email address:

Poynton Amateur Wine Circle

Speakers, Tasting, Social Events and Trips. Meetings held 1st Thursday every month at Poynton Royal British Legion Contact name: Chris Teal Tel: 01625 261204

Phoenix Swimming Club

Training sessions are structured to assist general health and fitness but also to achieve measured progress in each swimmer, and aid them towards an understanding of training concepts. Contact name: Bollington leisure Centre Tel: 01625 574 774 Email address:

Parkinson’s Disease Group

The ALEX (Activities, Leisure & Exercise) Project meet every Wednesday during term time to encourage Parkinsonians to take part in exercise and remedial massage in a friendly welcoming environment. Tel: 01625 574 774 Email address:

O.W.L.S Older Wiser Livelier Senior

O.W.L.S is a Cognitive Stimulation Therapy Group specifically designed for people with mild to moderate dementia. Contact name: Zoe Tel: 07845 701735

Norbury Bell Ringers

We are currently looking for some ringers , knowledge of music is preferable, but not essential. Ring for pleasure and for the community at large.. Contact name: Sue Evans Tel: 0161 427 3765

Noah’s Ark

A friendly group for parents and carers with children from newborn to four years offering a range of quality toys and activities, including: Thursday mornings in school term time 9.45–11.30am Contact name: Jayne Blackman Tel: 07766 822149


Enjoy the countryside? Wish that you knew a little bit more about plants, animals and fungi and and perhaps have an interest in photography of the natural world? Why not join other enthusiasts. Contact name: Roy Beacham , Jack Smith Tel: 01606 891957 / 01625 528160

MJC Modern Jive

Non profit-making Jive Club. Venue: Mottram Village Hall – Every Thursday evening Professional Instructors and DJ’s. No partner required. Contact name: Heather Rowlands Tel: 01625 525252 Email address: Website: