How we use Cookies

Bosley explosion: Villagers lost major part of history when mill exploded

Chris Pownall, who wrote a history of the mills, said he's devastated by the loss.

Jailed: ‘Predatory’ robbers who threatened a boy with imitation gun and knife

Daniel McHugh and Ryan Woolley were jailed for six and four years respectively for the terrifying attack.

Appeal to find last three names from Macclesfield war memorial

Of the 667 names on the Macclesfield war memorial, there were only three Harry couldn't trace

Brave WW2 pilots from Macclesfield revealed in new book

Eric Bann and Dennis Armitage were Macclesfield’s unsung heroes in the Battle of Britain.

MXN-sheepdpgtrials

The best sheepdogs and their handlers will descend on Sutton for a national competition.

Bosley explosion: Advice centre remains open for families two weeks after tragedy

Council staff and community organisations are offering support at Bosley St Mary's School.

National Sheepdog trials head to Sutton

The best sheepdogs and their handlers will descend on Sutton for a national competition.

Jailed: ‘Predatory’ robbers who threatened a boy with imitation gun and knife

Daniel McHugh and Ryan Woolley were jailed for six and four years respectively for the terrifying attack.

Macclesfield to remember the Gallipoli campaign

The events will include lectures and services of remembrance

Wife's brave wing walk in memory of husband

Bollington resident Chan Spratt did the challenge to raise money for Marie Curie in memory of husband Ron.

Bravery of Macclesfield's WW2 pilots revealed in new book

Eric Bann and Dennis Armitage were Macclesfield’s unsung heroes in the Battle of Britain.

Macclesfield Town FC make tongue in cheek bid to host 2026 World Cup

The non-league club has used its website to announce its aspirations to bring the international competition to the Moss Rose

Ex-Macclesfield Town coach wins top title thousands of miles from home

David Rouse was goalkeeping coach for the Silkmen

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

Macclesfield Town fixtures 2015/16

The Silkmen start the new season at Torquay before playing Southport and Welling at home in the first week

Paul Lewis signs new deal at Macclesfield Town

Silkmen secure midfielder as they prepare for National League fixtures to be announced on Friday afternoon

Jack Sampson rejoins Macclesfield Town on permanent deal

Former on-loan striker signs for the Silkmen for next season following his release by Morecambe

Curtis Haynes-Brown earns Macclesfield Town chance

Defender turns down new Lowestoft deal to make step up and join the Silkmen for next season's Vanarama National League campaign

Andy Halls stays at Macclesfield Town but Will Haining joins Ashton

Right-back is latest Macc player to re-sign for next season while centre-half drops two levels to sign for the Robins

Lifetime achievement award for Macclesfield College Lecturer

Jenny Smith has been teaching business and ICT for more than 20 years

Mum's relief at meningitis son's miracle recovery

Jake Hilton, from Macclesfield, was in a coma for four days after being struck down with pneumococcal meningitis.

Macclesfield kids take their campaign to Parliament

Children at Puss Bank School in Macclesfield have joined the campaign to ensure education is available to children across the globe

Gallery: Mum on mission to revive art of taxidermy

updated
Kate Egan's stall is a big hit at the Treacle Market in Macclesfield, which returns this Sunday

Teenager's winning football game goes viral

The former Fallibroome Academy pupil has ambitions to have his own games company.

Journalists

Rhiannon McDowall
Education reporter
Mike Glendinning
Sport reporter
Chris Slater
News reporter
Stuart Greer
Crime reporter
Karen Britton
Wilmslow and Alderley Edge reporter
Ben Turner
News reporter
Vic Barlow
Columnist