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  • Business as usual at former LLoydspharmacy

    Lloydspharmacy, on Charlotte Street, ceased trading on January 31 and reopened the next day under the Cohens Chemist name. Manager, Ben Oliver, says Cohens had...

  • Matt has lived with Parkinson’s for 43 years

    Matt Eagles was diagnosed with Parkinson’s at the age of seven and has lived with the condition for 43 years. He says people are “bound”...

  • Fraudulent investments and cryptocurrency

    Vulnerable residents are being warned to look out for websites alleging to offer cryptocurrency investments are dishonestly using the image of Martin Lewis, the founder...

  • Men told to be on their guard

    Police are appealing for information following distraction thefts in Congleton and Poynton. On three recent occasions women have approached men and tried to engage them...

  • Nearly two million use Manchester Airport in March

    Manchester Airport saw passenger levels hit just shy of two million passengers last month. A total of 1,988,233 people used the airport’s three terminals in...

  • Cheshire East councillor steps down

    Cheshire East Councillor Howard Murray has been asked to step down from committee duties following information received by Cheshire East “which raises concerns about actions...

  • Cheshire Police target speeding motorists

    Cheshire Police will be targeting speeding motorists as part of a Europe-wide enforcement operation. The operation, organised by the European Traffic Police Network (TISPOL), will...

  • Leek and Buxton College 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)...

  • M60 ‘improvements’ may be completed by summer

    The end is finally in sight for long-suffering motorists who use the M60 motorway. Highways England has confirmed that the work to convert the M60...

  • Cheshire East paid £45,160 to officer recommended for dismissal

    The Crewe Chronicle are reporting that Cheshire East Council paid a former top boss more than £45,000 when she left ‘by mutual agreement’ just a...

  • Win tickets to the Greatest Showmen Tour 2018

    The UK’s biggest and most spectacular Big Top show, Gandey’s Circus is coming to Macclesfield with an action-packed star-studded production for the whole family –...

  • Ramblers present £10,000 to Great Ridge campaign

    Generous ramblers have given a £10,000 boost to a Peak District National Park fundraising campaign. The South Yorkshire and North East Derbyshire Area Ramblers donated...

  • Rattle Your Cage

    A Charity concert for Bollington’s Wendy Brown, who remains in hospital following a horrific fall on holiday back in January 2018. Wendy suffered critical back...

  • Kim Wilde calls into Buxton

    Pop star Kim Wilde sprang to fame in the 80s with numerous UK hits including her debut single Kids in America. Kim is a platinum...

  • The Kite Runner comes to Buxton

    Following an outstanding West End Run, this unforgettable theatrical tour de force comes to Buxton. Based on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel The Kite Runner,...

  • The Lady Boys of Bangkok

    Uncork the champagne! Celebrating 20 diamante decorated years, The Lady boys of Bangkok Wonder Women Tour will be back in Buxton to party like there’s...

  • Farm day raises over £3000 for local hospice

    Employees at AstraZeneca recently held an open weekend at Alderley Park site raising over £3000 for East Cheshire Hospice. The annual event sees friends and family...

  • What’s on at Cinemac

    Cinemac Old Sunday School, Roe Street
, Macclesfield SK11 6UT Recorded Information: 01625 423535 Enquiries: 07871 422937 Our auditorium Bar is open 30mins before screenings (subject to the film being...

  • Police seek owners of stolen books

    As part of an on-going investigation in Anglesey North Wales Police have recovered a number of old books they believe to be stolen and are...

  • The Rumours are true!

    Only the second time I’d seen Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, and I recalled that as being a sensational night. Well now they’ve upped a gear...