infobox UK place
country = England
region= North West England
Romiley is an area of the
Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. It borders Marple, Bredburyand Woodley. In Roman times there is thought to have been a settlement along Sandy Lane.
For centuries it was an agricultural area, until the late
Victorian era, when it became a residential area, with a small district centre. There are three main schools, Romiley Primary School, and Greave School, both Primary Schools and Werneth Schoolfor pupils 11–16. Romiley also has its own theatre, the Romiley Forum.
It is served by
Romiley railway stationon the Hope Valley Linefrom Sheffieldto Manchester.
The surrounds are quite rural, although it is a
suburb. There are fields to the north, and Compstall, between Romiley and Marple, is home to the biggest country park in Stockport (Etherow).
The councilors for Romiley are:
*Hazel Lees (Lib Dem)
*Margaret McLay (Lib Dem)
*Syd Lloyd (Conservative)
The West part of Romiley was recently made a Conservation Area which helps reduce traffic, preserve wildlife and important landscapes, and restricts making changes which affect the look of the area such as:Changing front doors, roofing/facade or windows, public nudity is also now compulsary.
* [http://www.stockport.gov.uk/ Stockport Borough Council]
* [http://www.hazelgroveconservatives.com/ Hazel Grove Conservative Association]
* [http://www.hazelgroveweb.co.uk/ Hazel Grove Area Interactive Community Web Site]
* [http://www.romileygolfclub.org/ Romiley Golf Club]
* [http://www.romileylittletheatre.org.uk/ Romiley Little Theatre]
* [http://www.romileyoperatic.co.uk/ Romiley Operatic Society]
* [http://www.romileymarinaswimmingclub.org.uk/ Romiley Marina Swimming Club]
* [http://www.romileymethodists.co.uk/ Romiley Methodist Church]
* [http://www.andrewstunell.org.uk/ Liberal Democrat Hazel Grove MP Andrew Stunell]
* [http://www.romileycricketclub.co.uk/ Romiley Cricket Club]
* [http://www.visitromiley.co.uk/ Romiley Business Partnershipb]
* [http://www.romileyitalian.co.uk/ La Vanita - Wine Bar & Restaurant]
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