Health

  • Red card for taxis refusing guide dogs

    Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, met with representatives from the charity Guide Dogs to hear about the real problems assistance dog owners face across the country...

  • Macclesfield UX agency Sigma takes on Mind

    Leading user experience (UX) agency, Sigma, has been appointed by Mind to improve the charity’s online support for those seeking guidance on mental health problems, as...

  • Kidz to Adultz North

    One of the UK’s most important events for young people with disabilities – Kidz to Adultz North – returns to Manchester’s EventCity for one day...

  • Bonfires and firework displays in Cheshire

    It’s much safer to attend an organised community bonfire – so please attend an organised event this Bonfire Night. Most injuries throughout the bonfire period occur as...

  • Boost your visitor economy business

    A limited number of free places are available for two Pedal Peak workshops in Hartington on 7th November. Aimed at Derbyshire SME visitor economy businesses,...

  • Prepare your home for winter

    Cheshire East Council and its partners are offering a range of advice and support to residents on how to keep warm, well and safe this...

  • Council fund to support unpaid carers

    Residents who act as a carer for a loved one can now access a special fund set up to help them enjoy a reasonable quality...

  • Space4Autism Christmas Market

    Space4Autism are holding a Christmas Market on Sunday 26th November at The Space Centre 15-17 Mill Lane, Macclesfield SK11 7NN Crafts, candles, cakes, plants and...

  • Local nurse shortlisted for Best Nurse award

    A nurse from a Macclesfield care home is celebrating after being shortlisted for Best Nurse Specialist at the National Dementia Care Awards and nominated for...

  • Should Weatherspoons be ashamed?

    There’s a story making the rounds that pub chain Weatherspoons have sent out the following tweet: “Due to the ever expanding multiculturalism of our clientele...

  • MP drops in to Drop-In AGM

    Volunteers and staff at Macclesfield youth charity Just Drop-In were joined by local MP, David Rutley, for the charity’s Annual General Meeting. David, who is...

  • New nursery for Mottram St Andrew

    A new nursery facility has been opened at Mottram St Andrew Primary Academy. Pupils, parents, staff and governors, including new headteacher Miss Jean Willerton and...

  • Can we help Marius?

    If you shop in Macclesfield you may have seen a young man standing outside Marks & Spencer on Mill Street, selling The Big Issue. Marius...

  • Support for Autism awareness

    At a well-attended event organised by local charity Space4Autism, David Rutley MP took part in a question-and-answer session on issues affecting those with autism spectrum...

  • Garden waste collection ends in December

    The garden waste collection service in Cheshire East will be suspended again this winter to cut unnecessary costs and rationalise resources. Cheshire East Council’s wholly-owned...