Education

  • 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...

  • Education advice evenings

    Buxton & Leek College is inviting everyone (from school leavers to those adults wanting to change their career or access education for the first time)...

  • Pott Shrigley School open morning

    Pott Shrigley Church School, based just outside Bollington, Macclesfield, is to hold an Open Morning on Friday 5thOctober from 9.30-11.30am for all prospective parents and...

  • Urgent – join The Macclesfield Prince’s Trust team now!

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service are still looking for young people from the Macclesfield area to start on a free Prince’s Trust course this Monday....

  • 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...

  • Nominate new buildings in the Peak Park

    Above: Parsley Hay cycle hire centre on the High Peak Trail is a good example of where extra consideration has been taken to ensure development...

  • 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...

  • Village Rwanda open meeting

    Village Rwanda UK support a community in a remote and rural part of Rwanda, working through local NGO Gihombo Forward (GiFo) to provide Early Years education,...

  • Gawsworth photo competition

    Gawsworth Arts and Social Society (GASS)  is running a photo competition with the theme Gawsworth Life. Entries depicting life in Gawsworth – the church, the...

  • To stop her mouth

    To Stop Her Mouth – a contemporary art installation exposes an 1800’s scandal that shocked society A new audio artwork at Lyme in Disley tells...

  • Macclesfield Lit & Phil – Where the wild winds are

    Macclesfield Lit & Phil Society’s new season kicks of this evening, Thursday, 13th September 2018 with: Where the wild winds are Writer and traveller Nick...

  • Councillor refuses £942 – for chairing one hour meeting

    Cheshire East Councillor, Sarah Pochin, has refused a special responsibility allowance – saying the £942 she would have received for chairing a one hour Cheshire...

  • Make Macc more sustainable!

    Image above: ⓒ Mick Steff Hundreds of pledges were made to help the environment at “Macc-tastic, Less Plastic” held during Barnaby Festival in June. The bonanza...

  • The Princess Royal opens Safety Central

    Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Safety Central today (September 10, 2018) taking a tour of the lifeskills...

  • Start a new journey with Buxton and Leek College

    Above; Jake Burton, aged 27,  from Chinle, decided it was time to settle down and get a serious job, and so he turned his attention...