Is Alf the country's oldest karate instructor?

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 25/08/2017 - 14:49

 Alf Burgoyne, 72, from Macclesfield, has achieved eight Dan black belt


Man praises NHS staff after being rushed to Macclesfield hospital

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 25/08/2017 - 13:31

 Bill North wrote to the Express to thank the staff at the hospital for their 'wonderful' care


Red or Dead creator Wayne Hemingway heads to Macclesfield

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 24/08/2017 - 20:01

 The fashion designer is heading to town as part of the council's project to bosterthe town's creative and digital sector.


Man found guilty of sex offence against a child

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 24/08/2017 - 15:00
Nicholas Henshall, of Macclesfield, was convicted of intentionally touching a child under 13

Pervert spared jail after exposing himself in park

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 24/08/2017 - 12:08

 Christian Taylor, 39, from Macclesfield, committed sex acts in front of boys at Bollington Recreation Ground


Woman held captive in her bedroom by drug addict

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 24/08/2017 - 10:55

 Jason Damien Gough, 47, assaulted her while she was sleeping before subjecting her to repeated attacks


Six mates walk Gritstone Trail in a day in memory of their friend

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 16:01

 The group from Macclefield are walking in memory of Lee Moore who died aged just 35.


A-levels students share success stories

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 15:34

 All Hallows, Tytherington and Fallibroome pupils in Macclesfield have revealed their plans for the future


Before the bench

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 13:51
Recent cases heard at South and east Cheshire magistrates court.

Cheshire Police Chief Constable Simon Byrne suspended

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 13:46

 Allegations surrounding the decorated officer’s conduct were made late last year, and an investigation into the claims was launched and managed by an outside police force


Dad-to-be gets courtroom dressing down

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 09:35

 Ben Simpson, from Macclesfield, was told to shape up after a drunken attack on his partner


Council introduces 'hidden' car park fee increase

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 23/08/2017 - 08:13

 Cheshire East has introduced a 20p 'convenience fee' this month for drivers using the RingGo phone app


Outrage as investigation reveals council's air quality data was fixed

Macclesfield Express - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 15:02

 A report stated information given to the government by Cheshire East was 'deliberately manipulated'.


Plans to revamp Macclesfield A&E revealed

Macclesfield Express - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 14:37

 East Cheshire NHS Trust is spending £900k of Government cash on expanding A&E to cope with demand


Planning decisions in Macclesfield not affected by dodgy air data

Macclesfield Express - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 14:37

 Cheshire East Council has concluded planning decision were correct despite deliberate data manipulation


Arrests of children by police drop by a third

Macclesfield Express - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 14:32

 Cheshire Police, which covers Macclesfield, made 1,187 arrests of children aged 17 and under last year, down from 1,870 in 2010


Cyclist rides 600 miles in aid of mountain team which rescued him

Macclesfield Express - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 11:05

 Hassan Pillai, 69, from Macclesfield, is cycling the length of Ireland for Buxton Mountain Rescue.


nfreear pushed to master at IET-OU/moodle-auth_ouopenid

Nick's Github activity - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 23:36
Aug 21, 2017 nfreear pushed to master at IET-OU/moodle-auth_ouopenid
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nfreear pushed to master at nfreear/headstar-web

Nick's Github activity - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 23:18
Aug 21, 2017 nfreear pushed to master at nfreear/headstar-web
  • 729887f Bug #2, update EAB archive to August 2017 - ISSUE 192; plus
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Van driver twice the limit lost cool when apprehended by police

Macclesfield Express - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 15:15

 Maximillian Smith, 25, of Lavenham Close, Macclesfield, pleaded guilty to drink driving and resisting a PC.