Sport

  • Countdown to the 2018 Royal Cheshire County Show

    The countdown is officially on to this year’s Royal Cheshire County Show and with the Cheshire Agricultural Society celebrating its 180th anniversary, a Show which...

  • Up the creek with a paddle

    Alongside members of Macclesfield and District Canoe Club, local MP, David Rutley, took to the water for the Club’s Go Canoeing event on Saturday 2nd...

  • John Askey and The Silkmen part company

    The worst fears of most diehard Macclesfield Town supporters were realised late last night, when John Askey, the Manager of MTFC, agreed to sign a...

  • Cheshire Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

    The Cheshire Classic Car & Motorcycle Show takes place at Capesthorne Hall this bank holiday weekend. Brought to you by leading classic vehicle events organiser...

  • Hill walkers light the way

    Above image: The Great Ridge between Castleton and Edale, lit by 600 head torches to raise funds for path repairs. ⓒ  Tim McNally. Hill walkers...

  • Haydon’s Buckingham Palace Award

    Buxton & Leek College Outdoor Sports graduate Haydon Hanby, got a taste of royal life this week when he was invited to Buckingham Palace to...

  • New centre for women and girls football

    A multi-million pound plan to develop a world-class centre for women and girls’ football, complete with luxury hotel and spa, have been revealed. Cheshire County...

  • Three Peaks Fell Race a huge success

    The heat was on for Bollington Brewing Co’s 10th anniversary 3 Peaks Fell Race 291 runners scaled a 9km course of difficult terrain in glorious...

  • New Peak District cycle jersey

    Visitors to the Peak District National Park on two wheels can now share their passion for the area thanks to a newly designed cycle jersey...

  • Lucie’s in training for the Manchester 10K run

    Above: l-r, Rossendale Trust Care Team member Jodie, Lucie’s mother Ros, Lucie Bevan, Rossendale Trust Care Team member Jenny and Macclesfield MP, David Rutley Lucie...

  • Gawsworth Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

    The rising mercury brought out visitors in their thousands to Gawsworth Hall for the annual Classic Car & Motorcycle Show. Each year the show attracts more...

  • Silkmen and their fans celebrate

    Above: Manager John Askey and his father, ex Port Vale footballer, Colin Askey. After an absence of 21 years, the players, and management, of Macclesfield...

  • Banners banned!

    Reassuring to see that East Cheshire’s ‘elf n safety’ brigade continue to toil in their efforts to save us all from ourselves. You may have...

  • 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...

  • Take positive steps this summer

    Peak District National Park Rangers have teamed up with Derbyshire Dales District Council’s Walking for Health scheme to provide new opportunities for people to enjoy...