Health

  • Weight management service

    Cheshire East Council is launching a new weight management service to help overweight primary-age children get healthier. Let’s get movin’ is an exciting new referral...

  • Some of the worst children’s jobs in history

    Twisting cotton, shovelling coal and sweeping floors probably sounds like a lot of hard work. However, families visiting Quarry Bank will discover it is also...

  • Rotary Club Swimathon

    The Rotary Club of Macclesfield Castle held it’s annual Swimathon at the Macclesfield Leisure Centre on recently. This is the 17th anniversary of this popular...

  • MP endorses Worktaste

    During a recent visit to Macclesfield Town Football Club, our MP, David Rutley, gave his strong endorsement to the Rossendale Trust’s successful WorkTaste scheme. The Rossendale Trust...

  • Local cyclists clock up 10,000 miles in a week

    Cyclists from across Cheshire East took part in a week-long effort to encourage more people to ride to work. Commuters swapped four wheels for two during...

  • MP pays tribute to “outstanding” school

    Macclesfield’s MP, David Rutley, recently paid a visit to Park Lane School to learn more about how the school helps pupils achieve their full potential....

  • MP supports Eating Disorders Awareness Week

    MP for Macclesfield, David Rutley, supported the launch of Beat’s Eating Disorder Awareness Week last week in Parliament. The event was an opportunity for MPs to...

  • Make every daffodil count

    Macclesfield MP, David Rutley and actor Jason Isaacs have joined forces to ‘Make Every Daffodil Count’ this March, and help Marie Curie provide care and...

  • Disabled-friendly National Park camping

    More people can get close to nature and enjoy staying and sleeping in the Peak District countryside, thanks to new accessible camping facilities. An accessible...

  • MP joins the Angels for a night

    That’s Hope Street Angels of course – not Hells Angels MC! Local MP, David Rutley, joined Macclesfield’s Hope Street Angels last Friday night as they worked...

  • Your Health Matters

    The March Health Matters topic is Sepsis. All are welcome to attend the event but places are limited, so please book in advance and secure free...

  • MP launches national report on outdoor recreation

    Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, joined representatives from the Sport and Recreation Alliance, and other local and national sport and recreation organisations, at the national launch...

  • Community projects are huge success

    Cheshire East Council has enjoyed huge success with the recent launch of participatory budgeting – the authority’s answer to getting communities more involved with projects...

  • Axon bake, ride and swim for charity

    Above: Pictured at the Space4Autism centre:   Laura Jones – Senior Support, John Hall – Support, Cat Barton – Senior Group Leader, Pauline Girdwood – Chair,...

  • Police Force fundraiser for Neuro Muscular Centre

    More than £3,000 has been raised for the Neuro Muscular Centre in Winsford after a successful night of festive fundraising at Cheshire Constabulary.  A total...