Health

  • Drop-in Coronavirus test centre

    If you want a Covid test there’s a Drop-in centre outside Macclesfield Town Hall for the next two weeks. If you would like testing, just...

  • Cheshire road safety campaign launched

    The volume of traffic is expected to increase dramatically on July 19th and Cheshire’s emergency services are asking road users to look out for one...

  • Free workouts offered to ’Superhero’ teachers

    Local health club, Anytime Fitness, are offering seven-day passes, free of charge, to teachers and school staff during the summer break As a special thanks...

  • ‘Dragons Den’ awards £88,000 to carers’ groups

    A Cheshire East Council-backed ‘Dragons Den’ event has handed out more than £88,000 to local carer organisations.  More than 100 local people attended the grant-awarding...

  • Queen’s Award for ROAR

    At a recent ceremony in Macclesfield, David Briggs, the Lord-Lieutenant of Cheshire, presented Reach Out and Recover with The Queen’s award for voluntary...

  • Buxton Opera House wins Most Welcoming Theatre Award

    Following a record-breaking 56,000 votes, cast by members of the public, Buxton Opera House has been voted the Most Welcoming Theatre in the East Midlands....

  • Bosley Mill: Firm fined for exposing workers to asbestos

    The wood processing mill where four workers died in an explosion has been fined for exposing staff to asbestos. Three men and a woman died...

  • Half Marathon boosts charity funds

    An impressive 600 people took part in the half marathon, starting and finishing at the athletics track at Macclesfield Leisure Centre, and covering a variety...

  • New Macclesfield play areas opening

    Above: High Street play area Two new Macclesfield play areas, representing an investment of £100,000 by Macclesfield Town Council, are set to be opened next...

  • Children’s mental health initiative up for award

    An initiative to improve the emotional wellbeing of children and young people in schools has been shortlisted for a national award. The scheme encourages young...

  • Peak District National Park seeks trustees

    The Peak District National Park Trust is looking for people who are passionate about fundraising to help look after the UK’s first national park. Applicants...

  • East Cheshire Hospice Will Week

    From 1st – 5th October 2018, East Cheshire Hospice will be holding our annual Will Week, during which local solicitors kindly donate their time and...

  • Garden Village a step closer

    The Garden Village at Handforth has taken a major step forward – passing another key delivery milestone. Cheshire East Council’s strategic planning board has already...

  • Improvements to SEND planned

    A set of recommendations to improve services for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities has been welcomed by Cheshire East Council’s...

  • Alderley’s The Wizard in court

    The company which operates The Wizard pub in Nether Alderley has been prosecuted for failing to put in place adequate fire safety measures. The case...