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Live: Macclesfield Town Council's first meeting

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Our reporter Stuart Greer will be bringing you live updates from the meeting, which is being held at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight.

Beat that: pupils learn how to drum from famous artist

Elbow drummer Richard Jupp gave King's students the benefit of his 21 years experience with the band.

In Pictures: Young footballers show team spirit at school competition

Footballers from primary schools around the town took part in a competition at Hollinhey Primary School.

In Pictures: All the fun of the fair at Sutton

May Queen Amy Pardon and her attendants led a parade to the fair at Hollinhey Primary School.

Dad took his own life after a long struggle with depression, inquest is told

Andrew Hartley, of Sheldon Drive, Macclesfield, was found hanged in a room at the Travelodge in Macclesfield

New Macclesfeld Town Council set to meet after ballot box blunder

Councillors will meet at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm after the election results were confirmed
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Live: Macclesfield Town Council's first meeting

Our reporter Stuart Greer will be bringing you live updates from the meeting, which is being held at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm.

New Macclesfeld Town Council set to meet after ballot box blunder

Councillors will meet at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm after the election results were confirmed

Health matters: Seize the opportunity to take better care of yourself

CONSTRUCTIVE... Dr Paul Bowen
With Dr Paul Bowen, a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Macclesfield charity bids for £10k funding

An organisation which wants to help vulnerable people back into education and work is calling for your vote to help it win vital funding.

Macclesfield Hospital ordered to improve

The Care Quality Commission found staff shortages and cleanliness issues

Football fan banned from all grounds for three years

Macclesfield Town fan Joe Ellwood, 25, says he is gutted over court ruling.

Hollywood heavyweight throws weight behind Silkmen

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has pledged his allegiance to Macclesfield Town ahead of two huge games for the club

Hearing impaired youngsters enjoy a matchday visit to the Moss

The children were treated to training sessions with Macclesfield Town FC's coaches

Silkmen legend's son takes on 450 mile trek in dad's memory

Frank Beaumont was player-manager of the Silkmen when beat Telford Utd 2-0 in the first ever FA Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium.

Club together for Bully's charity drive

Silkmen skipper hitting three courses for a great cause

Macclesfield Town boss John Askey calls for show of faith

Silkmen supporters can help team mount a stronger challenge for a Football League return next season

Macclesfield Town enjoying feelgood factor, says new official

Robert Stirling has returned to the Moss Rose as general manager and reckons the Silkmen cannot wait to get the new season started despite their poor finish to last term

Macclesfield Town set to boost budget in search of Conference glory

The Silkmen hope to go one better after just missing out on this season's play-offs

John Askey wary of Macclesfield Town side breaking up

Boss hopes to keep the Silkmen together after narrowly missing out on play-offs

More pain for Macclesfield

Blues take a point but fall to defeat at Old Albanians

In Pictures: Young footballers show team spirit at school competition

Footballers from primary schools around the town took part in a competition at Hollinhey Primary School.

Tributes paid to cricketer who played against some of the world's greats

Donald Smith, 81, who played for Poynton Cricket Club, died the day before his 53rd wedding anniversary

Former student wowing foodies on MasterChef in Australia

Stephen Rooney, 31, from Macclesfield, settled in Sydney after travelling

Former student wowing foodies on MasterChef in Australia

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Stephen Rooney, 31, from Macclesfield, settled in Sydney after travelling

Artistic teen overcomes complex disabilities to stage first exhibition

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Bradley Davies has his unique work on display at Rustic Coffee Co in Macclesfield

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