All posts by Editor

  • Christmas Tree Collection

    Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th January 2020 When buying your real Christmas Tree this month, don’t forget to also register it for collection in January!...

  • Macc Town FC deal imminent?

    Macclesfield Town owner Amar Alkadhi is in “advanced negotiations with various third parties” over a possible takeover of the League Two club. In a brief...

  • Take the kids to see Santa at Quarry Bank

    If you’re planning to take your young ones to see Santa take our advice and head for Quarry Bank Mill. You’ll get an individual meeting...

  • Gawsworth Christmas lights switch-on

    It’s the big Gawsworth Christmas lights switch-on today. Moss Rose Community Brass Band will provide the music – head along to the Scout Hall on...

  • Macc Town supports fear extinction

    Macclesfield Town fans fear the club’s “extinction” and have set up a “hardship fund” to help players and staff through its financial crisis. The English...

  • Appeal following Bond Street arson incident

    Cheshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an arson incident  at the Crown Centre industrial estate in Bond Street. Some time between the hours of...

  • Appeal for witnesses to Prestbury burglary

    Police investigating a burglary at a property in Prestbury are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Four offenders used tools and smashed a window to...

  • EFL will punish Silkmen

    The English Football League says Macclesfield will face disciplinary action if the club does not fulfil its fixture against Crewe on Saturday. Macclesfield’s unpaid players...

  • A new school minibus for Pott Shrigley

    Pott Shrigley Church School took delivery of their new minibus this week. The vehicle will enable pupils to attend a mixture of sporting and curriculum...

  • Sol owed over £180,00 in wages

    Former Macclesfield Town manager Sol Campbell wants the club to be wound up because debts have not been paid, a judge has heard. Judge Catherine...

  • Don’t fall for this Amazon scam

    If you receive an email containing the image below, the sender of your email may state Amazon – but hold your cursor over the sender’s...

  • Don’t become a statistic this Christmas

    Road users are being urged to not get behind the wheel after having an alcoholic drink or taking drugs this Christmas. As Cheshire Constabulary and...

  • Mayor’s Carol Service

  • Mayor’s Charity Quiz

  • Silkmen issue new ultimatum to owner

    Macclesfield Town FC’s players have issued an ultimatum to owner Amar Alkadhi. They are understood to have told him that, if they are not paid...

  • Bosley Wood Treatment director in court

    A company director has denied responsibility for the deaths of four employees in the Bosley mill explosion. At Stockport Magistrates’ Court, George Boden, 64, denied...

  • Mike is Silk 106.9 Teacher of the Year

    Above: Club Secretary Matt O’Brien, Chairman Sam Fregapane, Academy Coach Mike Tovee and U16s Coach Gaz Butterworth Tytherington Juniors Football Club attended Cheshire Silk 106.9’s 2019...

  • Paul’s pics

    Another cracking image from local photographer Paul Beech taken on a frosty Sunday morning. We reckon it’s a Coal Tit – no doubt if we’re...

  • Have you seen this man?

    Jack Douglas Lloyd is being sought by police after he absconded from HMP Sudbury on Friday 29 November. The 34-year-old, who is white, slim, 5ft...

  • Macclesfield Christmas light switch on

    Macclesfield welcomed Christmas to the town centre last Saturday with the Big Christmas light switch on event. The day began with the opening of the...