Councillor Mike Beanland

Cheshire East Councillor for Poynton West & Adlington Ward

Cllr. Mike Beanland is the Conservative Councillor for Poynton West & Adlington Ward.  He has been the councillor since May 2015.



Poynton resident for 29 years. Married to Suzanne with three children who all attended local schools.

Interests and Influences:

Family: Cycling: Community: Football: Crosswords; Walking;

Education and Training

St Gregory’s RC School: John Dalton College MCR: Manchester Business School; National Association of School Business Managers.

Professional Life

Management Accountant for London Scottish Bank - 33 years

Key roles: Management and Financial Accountant roles until 2008.

Currently, School Business Manager for Lacey Green Primary Academy, Wilmslow. In the challenging world of Education.

Selected Community Contributions

Worked as Chairman to produce Poynton Parish Plan (now Projects 4 Poynton).

  • Used the Parish Plan Group to obtain funding for Poynton Projects:-

      Noyes Fludde £12k: Skate Park £8k: Community Transport £10k and others

  • Annually work with a small but dedicated group to produce the Christmas Fest
  • Recipient of the Civic Award Scheme.
  • Part of the Treasury Team of the Poynton British Legion.


Political Activities

Town Cllr - 4 years – Vice Chairman of Finance & General Purposes Committee. Worked on Planning, FIED, COPS and Standing Orders Committees.