Son of Silkmen legend Frank Beaumont shares memories of FA Trophy success

Macclesfield Express - Mon, 10/04/2017 - 13:33

 Frank led the 1970 team to victory in what he called his 'greatest achievement' in football


Motorist could face jail after high speed police chase

Macclesfield Express - Mon, 10/04/2017 - 10:35

 Jonathan Watson, from Macclesfield, drove at up to 60mph in the town centre after speeding off from police


Card shop eyes up empty unit on Macclesfield high street

Macclesfield Express - Mon, 10/04/2017 - 10:26
The Card Factory has applied to install signage on the old Toymaster shop.

Now in Senegal

Tony Giles - blind independent traveller - Mon, 10/04/2017 - 09:23
Tony is now in Senegal and almost at the end of his two month trip across West Africa. After spending a few days in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, he headed south west spending a couple of relaxing days in Bobo before heading to Banfora where he visited a waterfall, walked in mountain foothills [...]

Boyband autographs go on sale for mayor's charities

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 14:52

 New Hope Club signed the autographs when they performed in Macclesfield.


Family festival returns with new events on the lineup

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 14:49

 The Just So Festival run by two Macclesfield mums has new areas at the site.


Drug driver caught with ecstasy in system

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 14:32

 Daryl Holt, from Bollington, was caught by police after they pulled him over for 'speeding'


Grandfather in 15 month legal battle over hospital car parking fine

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 14:31

 Colin Pickford from Rainow was fined at Macclesfield Hospital and has won his dispute with ParkingEye


Fundraising appeal for elderly couple targeted by thief

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 14:21
Jean Murray, 86, had £1,100 stolen while she shopped in Macclesfield. Now a crowdfunding appeal has been launched.

Future of Macclesfield's mental health ward for debate in new consultation

Macclesfield Express - Fri, 07/04/2017 - 11:12

 Options include closing the Millbrook Unit but keeping dementia services at Lime Walk House in Macclesfield.


Bomb team called in after artillery shell found in Macclesfield scrap yard

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 15:04

 Workers at the yard on Turf Lane found the shell in a car which was due to be scrapped.


70-year-old bakery shuts one of its shops

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 14:36

 Bosses at Brassingtons say closing its Sunderland Street shop in Macclesfield was the only option to save the business.


Woman arrested over multimillion pound offshore tax fraud investigation

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 13:55

 The 46 year old was arrested after a raid at her Macclesfield home.


Hairdresser with arthritis is opening her salon to community to raise charity cash

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 11:49

 Rebecca Walker, 34, is holding open days at Quirkydo, Macclesfield, in aid of Arthritis Research UK.


Nine in court following litter crackdown

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 11:22

 Cheshire East Council has taken nine people to court over litter offences, including two from Macclesfield.


Nine in court following litter crackdown

Macclesfield Express - Thu, 06/04/2017 - 11:22

 Cheshire East Council has taken nine people to court over litter offences.


Motorist in court after 'careless' manoeuvre

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 05/04/2017 - 20:04

 Danika France, 20, from Macclesfield, overtook cars on a blind bend and then swore at police


Young drug dealers locked up for four years

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 05/04/2017 - 19:55

 Lee Capper, 19, and Jack Taylor, 20, from Macclesfield, were caught after being pulled over by police


Man and two youths arrested after break-in at Macclesfield bar

Macclesfield Express - Wed, 05/04/2017 - 15:55

 Offenders broke into a bar which is being renovated on Dukes Street, Macclesfield, and graffitied the walls.