All posts by Editor

  • MP drops into The Foxhole to find ‘That Refill Place’

    Above: David Rutley MP with Ashley Harbour of That Refill Place and Kip and Tess Evans, managers of The Foxhole Local MP, David Rutley, recently...

  • County lines gang jailed

    A county lines gang responsible for supplying crack cocaine and heroin from Liverpool to Macclesfield have been jailed for a combined total of more than...

  • Don’t fall for Christmas scams

    Cheshire residents are being warned not to get caught by a festive toy-buying scam as online sales continue to rise. In partnership with the Office...

  • Purse snatchers are about

    Cheshire Police have issued a warning to Christmas shoppers after purse thieves have been operating across five South Cheshire town centres. Six women have had...

  • Pet owners warned – farmers can shoot your dog

    Following a spate of sheep worrying in the region, dog owners are being warned that their pets could be shot if they are seen to...

  • Barnaby launches Second Sight

    Barnaby Festival, in partnership with artists in Macclesfield and arts agency and innovation lab FutureEverything, has created a new online arts centre Second Sight. Second...

  • The King’s School debate continues

    ilovemacc reader Sue Whitham comments on the ongoing King’s School redevelopment debate. Once again, Cheshire East councillors are listening to concerns about the development proposed...

  • Luxury hotel on the Links

    As the country emerges from its second national lockdown a £8.5m hotel has opened in Tytherington – assisted by 6-year old Tytherington club member Satsuki-Mei....

  • Sutton Quarry plans go to Strategic Planning

    AM Bell’s hopes to build 31,000 sq ft of small business units at its base near Bosley, to the south of Macclesfield, remain alive after...

  • East Cheshire Hospice Parliamentary Christmas card

    Image: David Rutley, MP, displays his Parliamentary Christmas card outside the Hospice with Hospice Chief Executive, Karyn Johnston. Macclesfield MP, David Rutley’s, Parliamentary Christmas Card...

  • Teenager carried a machete

    Following a stop and search in Jordangate, Macclesfield on Monday 7 December, a 17-year-old boy has been charged after a machete and a lock knife...

  • Is Santa Claus real?

    DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old. Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. Papa says, ‘If you see it in...

  • From a Child . . . to a Child

    Gawsworth Community Hub Manager Janet Keates with some of the toys donated The Rotary Club of Macclesfield Castle wish to thank the people of Macclesfield...

  • Missing Poynton woman – latest

    Update (6 December) – Sadly officers searching for a missing woman from Poynton have found a body in Hadfield, Derbyshire. Formal identification has not yet taken...

  • Macclesfield College may face unfair dismissal claims

    Macclesfield College is at risk of unfair dismissal claims if it fails to reinstate staff sacked without notice on Tuesday (1 December). The University and...

  • Kings School development recommended for approval

    Hillcrest’s proposal to build 115 homes on part of the school’s estate on Cumberland Street in Macclesfield have been recommended for approval by Cheshire East...

  • E-fit of Knutsford sexual predator released

    Cheshire Police have released an e-fit of a man they want to speak to in connection with a serious sexual assault in Knutsford. Shortly after...

  • Reopening of Bakewell visitor centre

    Image above: Visitor services staff left to right: Sally Mosley, Jenny Hanshaw, Sharon Mosley, Sue Beswick, with PDNPA chief executive Sarah Fowler. Bakewell visitor centre...

  • Tiny Treacles this Christmas

    Every December on a Sunday before Christmas the cobbled streets of central Macclesfield  buzz with festive music, brass bands, sociable  chatter, the smell of roast chestnuts, spiced...

  • Cheshire East backs badger vaccination

    Cheshire East Council is to support a badger vaccination programme in the borough.  The council has announced it will be partnering with Cheshire Badger Vaccination...