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Benefits cheat in 9k claim

Kelly Rowe, 29, must repay all over payments and complete 50 hours unpaid work after her fraud was uncovered by detectives.

Robert Hart killing: Murder squad detectives get flood of new calls after Crimewatch appeal

Robert Hart and his girlfriend Gemma Parry at the Parklife Weekender at Heaton Park
Half-a-dozen concert-goers have come forward who were close to the 26-year-old when he was punched to the ground at the Parklife Weekender music festival at Heaton Park.

Pictured: 12 Parklife revellers detectives believe could hold the key to catching Robert Hart's killer

Police believe the festival-goers could have mobile phone footage or pictures crucial to the investigation

Video: Doctors gave our little girl gift of life

Isla Freeman was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare and complex heart condition which stops oxygen being pumped around the body.

Park gets £50k refit

Ash Grove Park on the Moss estate in Macclesfield is to get £50,000 worth of new play equipment.

Father’s pride for filmmaker son

Nat McKinstry, 92, from Macclesfield, met former James Bond star Timothy Dalton and heart-throb Josh Hartnett as they finished filming new TV series Penny Dreadful, which involves art-director son Jonathan McKinstry.
Robert Hart and his girlfriend Gemma Parry at the Parklife Weekender at Heaton Park

Robert Hart killing: Murder squad detectives get flood of new calls after Crimewatch appeal

Half-a-dozen concert-goers have come forward who were close to the 26-year-old when he was punched to the ground at the Parklife Weekender music festival at Heaton Park.

Benefits cheat in 9k claim

Kelly Rowe, 29, must repay all over payments and complete 50 hours unpaid work after her fraud was uncovered by detectives.

Video: Doctors gave our little girl gift of life

Isla Freeman was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare and complex heart condition which stops oxygen being pumped around the body.

Net closing in on Robert Hart's killer

An appeal to identify the man who punched Robert at the festival in June was aired on Crimewatch last night - generating a huge response

Pictured: 12 Parklife revellers detectives believe could hold the key to catching Robert Hart's killer

Police believe the festival-goers could have mobile phone footage or pictures crucial to the investigation

Amar - the worst is over

Amar Alkadhi insists the Silkmen are returning to a period of financial stability

Efe's out on his ear

Macc's popular defender and assistant manager who returned to the Moss Rose just a year ago, has been told the budget won’t stretch far enough for John Askey to keep his lieutenant

Two in - and Askey's due to sign up too

Branagan and Cowan have re-signed for John Askey, who himself has agreed a rolling contract at Macc

Former Macclesfield Town chairman tells his side of a sorry story

Mike Rance, who stood down as chairman in 2012, is drawing a line under the story of the Silkmen’s relegation

Macclesfield Town: The takeover's off

A bid led by former vice-chairman Andy Scott to buy Macc Town has been turned down at the last minute by major shareholder Amar Alkadhi

Money's too tight to mention - and time's running low too

Askey being asked to work miracles on a fraction of last year's budget

That's the Waide to do it

Fairhurst marked his latest return with the only goal of the game against the Railwaymen

Good to be back at Macc

Holroyd was ready to re-sign after the final whistle at Alfreton

Turnbull and Pilkington back at Macc

Two players sign up for more at the Moss Rose

Efe is staying a Silkman

A turnaround at the Moss Rose means Efe Sodje is to remain as John Askey's assistant

Father’s pride for filmmaker son

Nat McKinstry, 92, from Macclesfield, met former James Bond star Timothy Dalton and heart-throb Josh Hartnett as they finished filming new TV series Penny Dreadful, which involves art-director son Jonathan McKinstry.

Teen speaks of life-changing trip to South America

Alex McLaren from Poynton, near Macclesfield, spent 10 weeks in Cochabamba, one of the poorest parts of Bolivia, as a volunteer for the children’s charity Tearfund.

No jail sentence will ever be enough say devastated family

“Zain was a much loved and cherished son and brother."

Rock band played Parliament after competition win

Adam Gibbons and his band Hex played at the House of Commons after being named the UK’s best young band in the Rock the House contest.

Schoolboy injured at Learning Zone campus

A BOY was taken to Macclesfield hospital after he was involved in a collision with a car outside Macclesfield Academy.

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