Education

  • Lancaster flies over Ladybower once again

    A Lancaster bomber flew over Derbyshire this morning to mark the 75th anniversary of the famous Dambusters raids. Squadron Leader George ‘Johnny’ Johnson MBE –...

  • ‘Secret’ memorial discovered at Tudor hall

    Reflections of a Victorian tragedy have been discovered in the windows of Cheshire’s best-known Tudor home. An unusual inscription on one of the windows in the famous...

  • SEND report’s “serious weaknesses”

    The outcome of a recent inspection of services across Cheshire East for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) has been...

  • Art school’s Astounding exhibition

    Above: Foundation Degree students in Creative Art & Design Practice prepare for the Astound Exhibition. A regular fixture of Staffordshire Moorlands Arts calendar, the art...

  • Youth group at the CORE of the community

    The CORE, home of the Upton Priory Youth & Community Project, is celebrating becoming part of Cheshire Connected Communities, a scheme led by Cheshire East...

  • Health Matters

    The sun may have deserted us, but Health Matters goes on. The next Health Matters talk is being held in the lecture theatre at Macclesfield...

  • TEDxMacclesfield event a sell-out success

    Image: Travelling Simon Photography The inaugural TEDxMacclesfieldwas a spectacular sell-out success, showcasingspeakers tackling some of humanity’s biggest questions with humour, optimism and insight. The eight...

  • AstraZeneca chemist wins major Award

    Holly Carter, who works at AstraZeneca, is the Royal Society of Chemistry Chemical Sciences Apprentice of the Yearwinner for 2018. Holly was born in Middlewich...

  • Lancaster to fly over Derwent reservoir

    A Lancaster bomber will be flying over the Peak District next week. Organised by the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, the flight takes place on...

  • Art by those with learning disabilities

    Macclesfield Library will host a two-week art exhibition of work by people with learning disabilities. The artists attend three Macclesfield-based day service centres – Brocklehurst,...

  • Fire station open days 2018

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service will be holding fire station open days in 2017 and you’re encouraged to take your family and friends along to...

  • Get involved in mental health awareness week

      Mental health awareness week is fast approaching and Cheshire East is leading the way to make sure that people know where they can get...

  • Classic transport evenings at the Swettenham Arms

    If you’re interested in cars, bikes or even tractors and farm machinery, every Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday head for the Swettenham Arms where, over the...

  • Macclesfield Prince’s Trust looks to recruit team members

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is looking for young people from the Macclesfield area to recruit on to a free Prince’s Trust course. The programme,...

  • Celebration of girl-guiding at Tytherington

    Thinking Day is an important day in the Girlguiding calendar, when members across the world explore and celebrate their participation in the wider guiding movement....

  • Foraging and Wild Food Cookery Course

    Sunday, 13th May A full day of foraging and wild food cookery at Macclesfield Riverside Park, with a professional forager from Totally Wild UK. Book...

  • Spring walk to Lawton Woods

    A 6km (4 mile) countryside ramble, with Ranger Matt, to see the extensive bluebell displays in Lawton Woods. Suitable for adults and accompanied children over...

  • Fun dog show & behaviour clinic

    A Fun Dog Show, in aid of Animal Support Volunteers, plus an informative Dog Behaviour Clinic from local dog trainer Vic Barlow. 10.00am to 2.00pm....

  • Wilmslow top of the charts for low obesity

    New figures from the National Child Measurement Programme show that Wilmslow has the lowest proportion of childhood obesity and excess weight in the country. Just...

  • Keep your dog on a lead

    Local dog owners are urged to enjoy the countryside responsibly by keeping their dogs on a lead when near to livestock, to avoid sheep worrying....