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Arran Coghlan (left and Stephen Akinyemi

An Independent Police Complaints Commission probe was started in January after a coroner halted an inquest into the death of Stephen ‘Aki’ Akinyemi who died after being shot in a violent tussle with Mr Coghlan

Andrew Flintoff signs for Brisbane Heat

Lancashire all-rounder and former England captain will play in the Big Bash for former Red Rose team-mate Stuart Law this winter.

Driver left with spinal injuries after crash

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The 25-year-old man lost control of his Chrysler PT Cruiser and it rolled onto its roof outside Blue Bell BMW Manchester in Wilmslow.

Drug dealer jailed after police crackdown

Jay Mason, 22, from Macclesfield was locked up for four and a half years after admitting to four separate charges of possessing class A drugs with the intent to supply

Dangerous driver facing prison after pensioner death

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Pamela Jayasundera died after she was hit by a Ford Ka being driven by Susan Raybould as she crossed Hurdsfield Road.

Call for risk assessment at Hollins View home

Councillor urges council to assess risks of plans to change dementia care
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Driver left with spinal injuries after crash

The 25-year-old man lost control of his Chrysler PT Cruiser and it rolled onto its roof outside Blue Bell BMW Manchester in Wilmslow.

Showbiz stars set for Winterfest

Comedian Russell Kane and broadcaster Nicholas Parsons are to appear at the Christmas festival in Macclesfield

Drug dealer jailed after police crackdown

Jay Mason, 22, from Macclesfield was locked up for four and a half years after admitting to four separate charges of possessing class A drugs with the intent to supply

Silkmen in a flap over new winger

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A swan crash landed at the Moss before being rescued by players and staff.

Pictures: Musicians take over town for Oxjam festival

Around 40 artists performed at 12 venues around Macclesfield for the Oxjam Takeover event in aid of Oxfam.

Let's back Macc

Town urged to give their Silkmen support for the Dragons' visit

Silkmen in a flap over new winger

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A swan crash landed at the Moss before being rescued by players and staff.

Footballers and doctors show red card to cancer

Macclesfield Town Football Club has backed a worldwide campaign to promoting healthy lifestyles and the importance of regular check-ups.

Let's take the chance we've given ourselves

Ten games in the Silkmen sit ninth and Askey is determined not to waste the platform Macc have established

Woking 0 Macclesfield Town 0

Silkmen stay strong to draw at Cards

Izzy uses her head to take the trophy

Rainow's Sky Blue strikes gold for City Women

Blues lose their way in Trailfinders rout

No comedy at Ealing as Macclesfield suffer heavy loss

Macc down to the bare bones

Askey hoping Haining and Pilkington can face the Dragons

Wings can only get better for Macc

Silkmen boss Askey banking on flankers to deliver again on Friday

Paul potent in another home success

Macc Town 1 Dover 0: Lewis leads the way for Silkmen

Our sporting heroes in the spotlight

The town’s history is littered with athletes who have triumphed at the top of their chosen sport.

Star pupil off on dream physics placement

Hannah Ruskin has landed an out of this world work experience placement at the CERN particle-physics laboratory in Geneva.

Gifted student dies after eating disorder battle

Anna Haworth, 23, from Macclesfield, suffered cardiac arrest because potassium levels in her blood became ‘dangerously low’ because of her eating disorder, an inquest heard.

Young librarians take the lead at school

Pupils at Wincle Primary School are helping to run the new library designed to promote a love of reading.

New mobile app blocks texts from bullies and paedophiles - and then tips off parents

MP David Rutley and charities back Poynton invention which will sound alarm if kids leave a defined area

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