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Macclesfield stands in solidarity with Manchester in wake of horrific attack

Mon, 29/05/2017 - 15:20

 An image of a worker bee, the symbol of Manchester, has been painted on White Nancy in Bollington


Man hit with broom handle after knife-carrying burglars break in

Fri, 26/05/2017 - 15:23

 The 21-year-old victim was attacked in his bedroom on Turner Street, Bollington, Macclesfield.


Delays ahead as relief road CPOs launched

Fri, 26/05/2017 - 14:42

 Cheshire East Council are to plough ahead with the compulsory purchase of land involved in the £38m Poynton Relief Road (PRR) which improves links to Macclesfield


'Danger bridge' alert after toddler nearly falls through

Fri, 26/05/2017 - 14:39

 Dad Conrad Rubin has warned the bridge over the Silk Road, Macclesfield is not safe.


Indoor market reopen after evacuation over fire alarm fault

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 13:35

 Traders and customers were ordered out of the hall in Macclesfield at 11.30am today


Family pay tribute to Cheshire Police officer killed in blast

Thu, 25/05/2017 - 09:18

 Elaine McIver is understood to have been at the arena with her husband Paul


Female Cheshire police officer killed in Manchester bombing

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 16:36

 She was killed while off-duty at the Ariana Grande concert


More schools confirm students attended tragic concert

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 16:07

 Macclesfield Academy and Poynton High School join Tytherington and Fallibroome in revealing its pupils were caught up in the Manchester terror attack


School confirms 'with great sadness' that 14-year-old Nell Jones died in Arena bombing

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 13:59

 Nell, from Goostrey, near Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, was at the Ariana Grande concert with her friend, who was also seriously injured.


Nearly 300 gather for vigil to remember bomb victims

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 09:56

 The vigil at St Michael's Church in Macclesfield featured mayor Beverley Dooley and Macclesfield nurse Karen Baskerville who cared for injured people at Salford Royal Hospital.


Macclesfield children caught up in Manchester terror attack

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 15:45

 Students from Tytherington School and Fallibroome Academy attended the pop concert where a suicide bomber killed 22 people.


Macclesfield to stage vigil after Manchester terror attack

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 09:52

 Residents are invited to attend St Michael’s Church in the town centre at 7pm


Election candidates go head to head in hustings

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 16:55

 Candidates invited to attend Macclesfield and Poynton hustings include David Rutley (Conservative), Neil Puttick (Labour), Richard Flowers (Lib Dem), James Booth (Greens) and independent candidate Mark Johnson


In Pictures: Hundreds attend the first Macclesfield Garden Festival

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 16:16

 The event featured show gardens, art installations and musical performances.


Macclesfield Town suffer Wembley heartache

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 11:58

 The Silkmen lose to York City in five goal thriller


Macclesfield Town suffer Wembley heartache

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 11:58

 The Silkmen lose to York City in five goal thriller


Care home residents evacuated after light fitting is believed to have begun emitting smoke

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 11:50

 Residents at Weston Park Care Home in Macclesfield were taken to hospital 'as a precaution'.


Man falls from the sky in horror paragliding accident as eyewitness says he saw parachute 'fold' in the air

Mon, 22/05/2017 - 10:53

 One horrified witness described the moment he saw the man - a member of the Bollington Paracenders - tumbling from the sky


Macclesfield comedy night gets regular slot

Fri, 19/05/2017 - 15:14

 A monthly comedy night will be held at hte Button Warehouse cafe on Stanley Street


Bungling dealer tried to sell drugs to undercover police

Fri, 19/05/2017 - 15:11

 Thomas Coles, 31, from Macclesfield, cycled up to police and offered them 'weed and pills' before realising his mistake