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Heaton Chapel, Stockport. Whats it like?

Heaton Chapel, Stockport. Whats it like?

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mrtwisty

Original Poster:

2,021 posts

72 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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Simple, anybody know this little place north of Stockport? Nice, sthole or somewhere in between?

Baseball cap density would be a good baseline measure :-)

Ganglandboss

7,658 posts

110 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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You won't get away from chavs unless you emigrate, but it is one of the least chavvy places in Stockport.

mrtwisty

Original Poster:

2,021 posts

72 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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Cheers buddy!

Rouleur

5,229 posts

96 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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I'm not overly familiar with the area, but it's well known that Heaton Moor is nicer still, but therefore more expensive. HC is perfectly okay though.

Wacky Racer

25,306 posts

154 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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Heaton Moor/Heaton Chapel are not too bad, actually there are some decent areas. but the further north you go towards Manchester the situation deteriorates somewhat..biggrin

I quite like the Stockport area generally, plenty worse places.
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Rouleur

5,229 posts

96 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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OP - please don't venture into Stockport town centre, it's incredibly depressing and wall-to-wall with the shellsuited.

mrtwisty

Original Poster:

2,021 posts

72 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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Cheers folks, going up on Saturday to see someone. Good to know I won't be venturing into Baghdad...

Keith Lard

181 posts

123 months

Wednesday 3rd August 2011
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Highlights of HC - not many ... but do venture to McVities when they're doing a bake as it is a joy to the senses.

Kickstart

718 posts

144 months

Wednesday 3rd August 2011
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Spent many a pleasant evening at the Town Bar in Heaton Moor (about 200 yds from Heaton Chapel Station)

Also Heaton Moor has a cinema and a decent restaurant next door. All in all not too shabby

h dubz

10 posts

69 months

Friday 19th August 2011
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I live in Heaton Moor, it's nice. Heaton Chapel is ok but not great

Scottie - NW

605 posts

140 months

Friday 19th August 2011
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I lived in Heaton Chapel about 10 years ago.

Not bad, and I enjoyed livign there, but crime rates where horrific and the amount of trouble you saw would put me off living there again.