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.


See Also

Councillor Paul Findlow

Cheshire East Councillor for Prestbury Ward Paul Findlow has been the Conservative Councillor for Prestbury since May 2011.  He was born and bred in Macclesfield and is married to Judith, a retired Primary School Head.

Councillor Jos Saunders

Cheshire East Councillor for Poynton East & Pott Shrigley WardJos Saunders has been a Councillor since May 2011 and works very closely with her fellow Conservative Cheshire East Councillor, Howard Murray.
About Jos Saunders:Background

Councillor Mike Sewart

Cheshire East Councillor for Poynton West & Adlington WardCllr. Mike Sewart is the Conservative Councillor for Poynton West & Adlington Ward.  He was elected in May 2015.Background Family: Born and raised in the West Riding of Yorkshire, Mike has lived in Poynton. 1975. Married to Joan with two grown up sons, both educated at local schools, one of whom also lives in the village with his wife and two small children.Education: