News

  • All about ECHO

    You may not be aware of it, but East Cheshire NHS Trust has its own charity called ECHO. ECHO holds a number of fundraising events...

  • School solar panel competition

    Local schools have the opportunity to win a solar panel package worth up to £10,000 with a competition run by Cheshire East. Storengy UK works...

  • Storm Dennis is a Grecian

    Jen Kelly – a.k.a. Cheshire’s Revenge / The Word Nerd – brings ilovemacc her own take on the highs and lows of The Silkmen Part...

  • Can you see Macclesfield in a different light?

    Macclesfield Barnaby Festival is back and Macclesfield’s community groups are needed to bring their interpretations of the 2020 theme VISION to life through the parade....

  • Decline in profits for AstraZeneca

    AstraZeneca could be at risk on two fronts after the pharmaeceutical giant announced its annual results for 2019 showing pre-tax profits falling by 22% to...

  • Message from the Barnaby team

    It’s no secret that public funding of the arts has been under increasing pressure in that period, and our wonderful supporters have always stepped up to...

  • Is it time to call a halt to retail developments?

    Intu owned, The Trafford Centre Here’s a lesson for those who see local authorities being to blame for the demise of our high streets. Over...

  • Tech hub opens at Alderley Park

    A new hub for hi-tech business has opened at Alderley Park. Glasshouse is aimed at digital and tech companies seeking to work alongside some of...

  • Six burglars banged up

    Six men from Wirral who burgled houses and dozens of businesses in Macclesfield and across the north have been jailed for a total of more...

  • East Cheshire Hospice Spring Ball

    Spring is coming – and so is the Hospice’s first ever Spring Ball! Join everyone Alderley Edge Cricket Club on Friday 27th March 2020 for...

  • Witness to attempted Chester Road robbery sought

    Following an attempted robbery on Chester Road, Macclesfield, detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward. At around 1.30 pm on Monday, 10 February, a...

  • Gradus continues to make the grade

    In recognition of the important role that it continues to play in the local economy, Macclesfield-based business, Gradus PLC, was visited by local MP, David...

  • You’re never too old to get fit

    A group of residents from The Bridges, on Buxton Road in Macclesfield, have started 2020 with a focus on fitness to improve their physical and...

  • Support East Cheshire Hospice this Valentines

    International artist Susie MacMurray has created an extraordinary artwork, ‘Gathering’, inspired by the work of the Hospice, to help raise vital funds for our patients....

  • Hospice@Home to go 24/7

    East Cheshire Hospice’s highly successful Hospice@Home service is being extended, on April 1, to provide round-the-clock care to local patients. As a result, the dedicated...