• Big Garden Birdwatch

    Take part in the world’s largest wildlife survey on 25-27 January and do something great for nature. Just choose an hour any time over the...

  • Paul’s pics

    Yet another stunning photograph of a barn owl from local wildlife photographer Paul Beech.

  • Police appeal for information on injured pensioner

    Macclesfield Police are appealing for information after a man, in his 70’s, was discovered in an unresponsive condition on Park Mount Drive in Macclesfield A...

  • Appeal for witnesses to North Rode Christmas Day collision

    Cheshire police are appealing for witnesses to a vehicle collision on Macclesfield Road in North Rode around 4.15 pm on Wednesday 25 December. Emergency services...

  • Macclesfield Town v Grimsby Boxing day match to go ahead

    Maclesfield’s home match with Grimsby on Boxing Day will go ahead as planned after safety issues were resolved. Saturday’s game with Plymouth was called off...

  • Charity shop burglar jailed

    A burglar who stole jewellery and commemorative coins from a charity shop in Macclesfield has been jailed for three years.  Scott Christopher Peaver, of Parkgate...

  • Bodycote expands over the pond

    Macclesfield-based Bodycote has entered into a $200m (£154m) agreement to acquire Ellison Surface Technologies, which will lead to the creation of one of the world’s...

  • Appeal for witnesses to Congleton robbery

    Congleton Police are appealing for witnesses following a street robbery in the town. At around 2.30 pm on Sunday 22 December, the victim, a 35-year-old...

  • Macclesfield murder victim named

    A murder investigation has been launched after a man died in Tytherington, Macclesfield.  The man, who died in Macclesfield, has been identified as 62-year-old Paul...

  • Macclesfield to face further sanctions

    Macclesfield Town FC is expected to face further sanctions from the Football League after Saturday’s League Two match with Plymouth was postponed late on Friday...

  • Six-point penalty for Silkmen

    Macclesfield Town have been hit with a six-point deduction that has plunged the Silkmen into a relegation battle. The penalty came after the club pleaded...

  • Paul’s pics

    A great image of a kingfisher, photographed locally by local lensman Paul Beech.

  • Appeal on 25th anniversary of the death of Tracey Mertens

    Above: Tracey Mertens Cheshire Police have renewed their appeal for information on the 25th anniversary of the death of a woman in Eaton churchyard. Tracey...

  • Barnaby Festival 2020 – first commission

    Image: ⓒ Simon Buckley – Not quite light Barnaby Festival has announced its first commission – Our Future is Ancient – for 2020 Vision Macclesfield’s...

  • Macc Town winding-up adjourned for ninth time

    A winding-up petition issued against Macclesfield Town Football Club, over an unpaid tax bill, has been adjourned by the High Court for the ninth time....

  • Macclesfield Town Council funds defibrillators

    Macclesfield Town Council has provided and installed two additional Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for the safety of the town. AEDs do not require training and...

  • Don’t fall victim to dangerous counterfeit goods 

    Cheshire East are hoping to keep residents and their children safe this Christmas, by letting them know about the dangers of counterfeit goods. Being well...

  • Paul’s pics

    Another seasonal pic from local photographer Paul Beech. If you have images, events or stories you would like to share email editor@ilovemacc.com

  • Winter wellbeing for the vulnerable

    Cheshire East are working with their partners to offer a range of advice and support to residents on how to keep warm, well and safe...

  • Christmas and the New Year bin collections

    Residents are being reminded that there will be no garden waste collections between 23 December and 3 January.    We have reduced this break in...