Syndicate content
RSS feed from MacclesField Express
Updated: 34 min 29 sec ago

A dragon swoops on Macclesfield for inaugural St George's Day festival

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 16:49

 Macclesfield Town Council organised a fantastic event which also included a parade and family workshops.


Macclesfield runners raise £1,000s after taking on the London Marathon

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 12:15

 A team of six runners took on the gruelling 26 mile race in aid of the Rossendale Trust.


Deputy appointed as acting chief following suspension of council's top boss

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 14:58

 Acting chief exec Kath O'Dwyer said it will be 'business as usual' at Cheshire East Council


Driver calls for yellow lines at dangerous junction

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 14:47

 Liam Bere, 31, says he's nearly been killed pulling out on to Buxton Road in Macclesfield.


Council chiefs approve new powers to stop 'feral youngsters tormenting a sports club'

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 14:25

 Poynton Sports Club said it has endured years of misery including groups of up 40 people descending on the grounds, convoys of boy racers, verbal abuse and intimidation, and the use of cannabis and legal highs


Families to run in memory of a tragic tot

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 14:24

 Ted French was born in November 2012 with a genetic disorder called mitochondrial disease and died a few months later.


Health Matters: Thumbs up for Macclesfield GPs

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 14:05

 This week Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, celebrates the recent results of an inspection by the CQC


Two weeks until beer festival returns

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 13:47

 The Macclesfield Beer Festival takes place over the weekend of May 5 and 6


New Argos opening in Macclesfield Sainsbury's

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 13:39

 The store is part of a rollout of Argos outlets in the supermarkets.


Hero foster dog finds forever home in Macclesfield

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 14:32

 Rufus has been adopted by the family after saving toddler Betsy Gunnion.


Thousands of Macclesfield fans book seats for Wembley final

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 14:29

 More than 3,000 supporters will be at the FA Trophy final on May 21.


Fresh police appeal over trespassing at Barracks Mill

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 14:28

 YouTube videos show two self-styled urban explorers at the derelict site in Macclesfield


Nine out of 10 parents get first choice primary school places

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 11:09

 Most parents in Macclesfield got their first choice according to Cheshire East Council


£15,000 party fund up for grabs

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 14:58

 The council is offering grants of up to £100 towards parties aimed at bringing the Macclesfield community together


Carers to knit a mile-long scarf for dementia campaign

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 10:52

 A group from Macclesfield are appealing for help to knit thousands of small squares which will merge to a scarf


Date set for public inquiry to decide Barracks Mill retail park

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 10:42

 Cheshire East Council and developer Cedar Invest are to go head to head in front of a planning inspector over the controversial Macclesfield scheme


Lucky escape after horror crash

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 10:42

 A car flipped onto its roof during rush hour in Prestbury


Macclesfield MP welcomes General Election

Tue, 18/04/2017 - 14:56

 MP David Rutley is supportin the election


Man punched victim NINE times after argument in Macclesfield nightclub

Tue, 18/04/2017 - 14:43

 Christopher Bailey, 30, attacked the man outside Fever.


Approval for 74 family homes at Alderley Park

Tue, 18/04/2017 - 14:40

 The housing is part of the project to secure the site's future as a science park.