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Rare opportunity to see 'bouncing bomb' from Second World War

Mon, 14/08/2017 - 16:21

 A bouncing bomb, recovered from the bottom of a lake by a team of Macclesfield divers, is on display in the town.


Big sister makes plea for funds to help her younger sibling

Fri, 11/08/2017 - 15:26

 Nancy Hinchliffe, eight, has written a letter asking for donations for Park Lane school's new hydrotherapy pool


Teenager selling football kit designs to club across globe from Macclesfield home

Fri, 11/08/2017 - 15:11

 Finlay Blakemore, 14, has designed kits for clubs in around 20 countries.


Before the Bench: Macclesfield and Poynton cases in court

Fri, 11/08/2017 - 15:01

 The following cases have been heard at Crewe and Stockport magistrates' court


Cancer care in Macclesfield is outstanding, according to report

Fri, 11/08/2017 - 14:54

 NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, which runs local health care in Macclesfield, has been given the thumbs up in three key areas.


Health matters: Receptionists step in to ease pressure on GPs

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 14:55

 Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton.


King's School reveals developer's plan to convert listed buildings into homes

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 13:00

 The old buildings at the Macclesfield school could become 'low density' housing.


Driver's lucky escape after spotting smoke coming from car

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 12:54

 Flames left Volkswagen Golf a charred shell


Driver banned after caught behind wheel on cocaine with no licence

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 12:26

 Thomas Bradley, 37, of Delamere Drive, Macclesfield was banned from driving for three years


Teen rock band The Down record EP for cancer unit in support of their front man

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 11:34

 Max Morrison, 15, from Macclesfield was diagnosed with leukaemia on his 15th birthday


'Amazing' Mabel celebrates her 106th birthday

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 16:03

 Mabel Glover, who was born in Macclesfield in 1911, is thought to be Macclesfield's oldest resident


Claims against council for pot-hole damage fall

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 16:02

 Cheshire East Council, which covers Macclesfield and Poynton, has also had less complaints


Roadworks across town bring misery

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 15:58

 Motorists are in the middle of ten days of chaos on the roads in Macclesfield after a key section of the Silk Road was closed for pylons to be painted, at the same time as road repairs were scheduled for neighbouring routes.


Thousands flock to 80s festival

Mon, 07/08/2017 - 15:42

 The Village People and Status Quo were among acts at Rewind Festival North in Macclesfield


Council to bid for Tour of Britain

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 15:42

 Cheshire East Council wants to stage the event through Macclesfield again.


Shopper faces knife threat as brothers shout racist abuse

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 15:34

 Maximillian, 20, and Tobias Newcombe, 18, launched the abuse while drunk in Tesco on Hibel Road.


Jodrell's second telescope gets Listed status

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 13:28

 Jodrell Bank's Mark II telescope is among six structures at the site to be given the listed status.


Macclesfield residents report GREEN tapwater

Fri, 04/08/2017 - 11:04

 United Utilites have assured residents the water is safe to drink, and is likely to be caused by copper piping in the home.


Exhibition in memory of Macclesfield artist Jane Osmond

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 15:15

 Jane Osmond created etched prints of Macclesfield landscapes from her Kerridge home


Speeding motorist killed great gran

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 15:00

 Michael Peacock, 32, mowed down Marion Fernyhough, 69, as she crossed the road in Marton