Council

  • Free tendering training to boost local business

    Cheshire East Council is to hold another series of free workshops to help business people learn how to win public sector contracts.  The procurement training...

  • Award for paperless permit

    Cheshire East Council’s drive to reduce the use of paper has seen the authority scoop a national award.  The council’s waste permit scheme, which is...

  • Alderley Edge bridge closed for two weeks

    Essential safety work starts today (6 August) on the London Road, Alderley railway bridge.  The road will be closed to traffic for a fortnight. According...

  • River Bollin will be brought back to life

    Above: Aerial view of the River Bollin at Dunham Massey ⓒ National Trust Images, Chris Lacy Freshwater wildlife and surrounding habitat will receive a major...

  • Bosley to Buxton A54 closed for 16 weeks

    The A54 between Bosley crossroads and Buxton will be closed, near Wildboarclough, for 16 weeks to enable the upgrading of safety barriers. The road will be...

  • Strong performance for Bodycote

    Macclesfield specialist heat treatment group Bodycote said it has enjoyed a strong first half in its latest statement to the Stock Exchange, prompting it to...

  • Everyone’s buzzing about adoption

    The team at Adoption Counts were buzzing to be among the first to see their adopted super-sized bee and take part in the Bee in...

  • Ask pull out of Churchill Way development

    Ask Real Estate has pulled out of the planned development on Macclesfield’s Churchill Way – which hopefully means the project is dead in the water....

  • Third anniversary of Bosley disaster remembered

    Image: Macclesfield MP, David Rutley and Cllr Lesley Smetham A special memorial service, commemorating the tragic explosion at Wood Treatment, Bosley, with the theme ‘supporting...

  • LGBT+ Pride event at Tatton

    Cheshire East Council is proudly hosting its first ever Pride in the Park Picnic event at Tatton Park – to celebrate and support the LGBT+...

  • Suspended Cheshire East Chief Exec resigns

    Cheshire East’s suspended chief executive, Mike Suarez, resigned from the council (on Monday 9th July) with immediate effect – just days before a two-day disciplinary...

  • Have your say on Cheshire-Manchester transport plans

    There are just two weeks left for Cheshire East residents to comment on the proposed refresh of transport plans for the north of the borough....

  • £6 million boost for local health

    A six million pound fund to help boost local health outcomes has been approved by Cheshire East Council. Nine schemes will benefit from the fund...

  • £2m fund approved to improve local communities

    Cheshire East Council’s cabinet has approved a scheme to provide funding that will assist communities where new housing developments have been built. The new homes...

  • MBE for Janet

    Former mayor of Macclesfield, Janet Jackson, has been awarded an MBE for services to the community in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List Janet has worked...