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  • Police appeal for missing Cranage man

    Police are appealing for help from the public in tracing a 53-year-old man who has gone missing from Cranage. Police are becoming increasingly concerned for...

  • Barnaby 2018

    The new Barnaby year launches with an Open Meeting at St Michaels Church, Market Place, 13 July, 8pm. Please come along – whether you’d like...

  • Gone

    Macclesfield-born musician and award-winning charity founder Lis Murphy is bringing the amazing, emotional show Gone to her hometown. A uniquely creative blend of music and...

  • B.E.M. for Peak Park conservationist

    The Queen’s birthday honours list has revealed that Peak District National Park ranger Bill Gordon is to receive a British Empire Medal for his work...

  • Walkers say cheers to Pennine Way beers

    Above: “Pennine Light” will be launched in Edale, the official start point of the Pennine Way, in the Peak District National Park. The very first ‘Official’...

  • Silkmen sign Ryan Lloyd

    Macclesfield Town have signed winger Ryan Lloyd on a two-year contract following his release by Port Vale. Lloyd, 23, came through Vale’s academy but made...

  • Serious collision closes M6

    The M6 in Cheshire is currently closed northbound between J17 and J18 near Sandbach, following a serious collision. The Highways Agency said the road will...

  • The Road to Wigan Pier and Macclesfield

    Main image: Macclesfield station in Orwell’s day (Photo: Hulton Archive) The Mirror carries details of their project with University of Portsmouth’s A Vision of Britain...

  • RHS Tatton – the greatest garden event in the North

    The Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Flower Show Tatton Park (19 – 23 July), supported by Bruntwood, is set to stun as it celebrates its nineteenth...

  • Derren Brown – Underground

    Derren Brown the multi-award winning master of psychological illusion is back on tour – stopping off at Buxton Opera House for three nights – from...

  • Cyclists savour Peak District landscapes

    Main image: Peak District National Park chief executive, Sarah Fowler, was impressed by the camaraderie of cyclists on the Eroica Britannia ride. Cyclists from far...

  • How people used to live in the Peak District

    Butter making, spinning, weaving, and making traditional reed lights – are just some of the living history experiences on offer at an Open Day at...

  • Car share London to Macc 7th July

    Bogusia is driving from London to Macclesfield. DATE: 7th July, 2017 TIME: 08:00am RETURN: 10th July, 2017 TIME: 09:00am 2 spare seats! £14 one way / £28 round trip...

  • Torquay captain joins the Silkmen

    Macclesfield Town have signed midfielder Courtney Richards from National League rivals Torquay United. The 23-year-old Jamaican was captain at the Gulls and turned down a new...

  • The James Bond Concert Spectacular by Q

    Sunday 20 August 7.30pm Ever wished you lived in the sophisticated world of Bond… James Bond? Buxton is offering the next best thing: The James Bond Concert...