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Rape at John Lewis in Cheadle: Manhunt continues after shocking attack in store car park

Police have launched a high-profile investigation to catch the offender who is described as an Asian man, around 40 years old, with heavily pock-marked and open-pored skin on his face

Road in Macclesfield named the best in the country to start a family

Shrigley Road in Bollington came top of a survey by a property research firm.

Firm's mission to fundraise for little boy who is never full

Zuto, in Macclesfield, is raising money for the Prada-willi Syndrome Association because the son of the firm’s CEO James Wilkinson has the condition.

Brothers and sisters enjoy a birthday to remember thanks to Macclesfield charity

A charity which provides birthday cakes for children who ay not other recieve one have delivered 10 cakes in one go for a special party

Video: Tragic pianist Natalia Strelchenko's last performance for Alderley Edge Orchestra

Ms Strelchenko died after being found with multiple injuries at her home in Newton Heath

Barnaby Festival: Call for artists and art lovers to get involved

The next Barnaby Festival, which takes place every other year in Macclesfield, will take place over 10 days in June 2016.

Rape at John Lewis in Cheadle: Manhunt continues after shocking attack in store car park

Police have launched a high-profile investigation to catch the offender who is described as an Asian man, around 40 years old, with heavily pock-marked and open-pored skin on his face

Video: Tragic pianist Natalia Strelchenko's last performance for Alderley Edge Orchestra

Ms Strelchenko died after being found with multiple injuries at her home in Newton Heath

Young people from Macclesfield urged to sign up to course to give them a brighter future

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service runs the Prince's Trust programme to help younger people into work and training.

The dirtiest takeaways and restaurants in Macclesfield, Adlington and Poynton

Our list is based on inspections on the FSA’s website and is accurate at the time of writing. Businesses may be waiting for further inspections.

Cheshire East rakes in £2.5m thanks to film industry

Macclesfield has been chosen as the location for a number of film and television sets in the past year

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

Straight A student makes the grade a year early

Michaela Redhead will study Psychology at Durham University.

Children make most of holidays with summer schools at Fallibroome Academy

More than 150 students took part in a week of arts courses at Fallibroome Academy.

All Hallows students shine in their GCSEs

GCSE records smashed at Fallibroome Academy

Students celebrate GCSE results

Tytherington students celebrate a top grades at GCSEs

In pictures - students celebrate their GCSE results

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