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  • Providing homes for the birds

    Above:  Children from St John’s School taking part in the bird box decorating session with Cllr Adam Schofield Pupils at St John the Evangelist C...

  • Promotion – Askey’s “biggest achievement”

    Macclesfield Town boss John Askey says guiding the club to promotion back into the Football League is the greatest achievement of his long association with the...

  • Cheshire East top performer

    Cheshire East has emerged as the top performer across all 39 local authorities in the North West, according to a new study examining social and...

  • Vote for ‘Hedgehog Close’

    Please vote here: https://www.charityfilmawards.com/videos/hedgehog-close This two minute film was released on social media during ‘Hedgehog Week’ and swiftly shared by BBC Springwatch as well as...

  • Silkmen promoted

    John Askey’s side were relegated following the 2011-2012 season, but have clambered to a 10-point lead over Tranmere to confirm their promotion back to the...

  • Just So 2018

    With a love of stories and childhood escapades at its heart, Just So Festival enables families to step out of their day to day lives...

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Ticket Alert

    The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place from 14th June – 15th July 2018.  The worldwide demand for match tickets is expected to be...

  • Hedgehog Awareness Week

    We’re currently fascinated by a hedgehog that’s been visiting our garden for the past few evenings. Since discovering we were on a hedgehog highway last...

  • Chiswick Auctions heading to Mottram Hall

    Chiswick Auctions will be heading to Mottram Hall on Friday, 4th May where they’ll be providing free and no obligation valuations and advice on selling...

  • Delivery van robbed at rush hour

    Police are urging witnesses to come forward after the contents of a delivery van were robbed at rush hour. At around 7.30am on Thursday 19 April,...

  • Broadstock clinch £1.3m deal with north east uni

    Macclesfield-based Southerns Broadstock has been appointed a single source supplier to the University of Sunderland in a deal worth £1.3m. The contract will be for...

  • Civic Society Awards 2018

    The annual Macclesfield Civic Society awards presentation was held recently in the Whittaker Room of the Heritage Centre. Representatives of the entries and their guests...

  • Tourism workshop for Peak Park businesses

    Tourism providers in and around the Peak District National Park are invited to attend a free information workshop to learn about a new international tourism...

  • £1.6m boost for green transport

    Cheshire East Council has been awarded £1.6m to boost greener transport and connectivity in the borough. The Local Growth Fund money, from Cheshire and Warrington...

  • Walkers – Macclesfield challenge for children’s hospice

    Appeal for walkers to take on Macclesfield challenge for children’s hospice Walkers are being asked to pull on their boots to tackle the three highest...