On the outskirts of Manchester, 12 miles from the city centre, the Poynton site concentrates its 120-strong workforce on producing microwave components and ground terminals for fixed and mobile communications. Its primary responsibilities are:
From Manchester Airport
Take the M56 and then the M60 towards Manchester. Exit at Junction 12 (Stockport), and then proceed along the A523 towards Poynton. Go through the town, and then refer to the detail map. Manchester Airport is approximately seven miles away.
Take the M6 towards Preston/Liverpool. Exit at Junction 17 (Congleton). Follow signposts for Congleton and then Macclesfield, and then proceed along the A523 towards Poynton. Then refer to the detail map.
The nearest InterCity stations are at Macclesfield, Wilmslow and Stockport.
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