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General Election: Tell us what matters in Macclesfield ahead of the 2015 vote

What's important to Macclesfield voters? Tell us the issues that mean something to you

Community relief as forest weddings plan scrapped

A licencing application to stage weddings in Macclesfield Forest has been withdrawn

The King's School has revealed the 70-acre site in the green belt it plans to move to

The school has signed an agreement to buy farming land next to its Derby Playing Fields in Prestbury

Extremely rare book to go on sale in Macclesfield

The Booke of the Martyrs dates back to the early 17th Century

Jailed: driver involved in TWO reckless high speed police chases

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Andrew Riseley, 20, from Macclesfield, was locked up for eight months for dangerous driving.

Doubts over £90m redevelopment of Macclesfield town centre after Debenhams pulls out of scheme

Cheshire East Council says it is reviewing its relationship with developer Wilson Bowden after the high street chain said it will no longer be part of project

General Election: Tell us what matters in Macclesfield ahead of the 2015 vote

What's important to Macclesfield voters? Tell us the issues that mean something to you

Exhibition centre set to open at Roe House

If funding is successful, organisers hope to open up Charles Roe House as a museum and visitor centre, with a whole floor dedicated to Joy Division

Extremely rare book to go on sale in Macclesfield

The Booke of the Martyrs dates back to the early 17th Century

Community relief as forest weddings plan scrapped

A licencing application to stage weddings in Macclesfield Forest has been withdrawn

Doubts over £90m redevelopment of Macclesfield town centre after Debenhams pulls out of scheme

Cheshire East Council says it is reviewing its relationship with developer Wilson Bowden after the high street chain said it will no longer be part of project

Askey finally able to shuffle his pack

Macc Town manager has a pleasant selection problem

Heroes at both ends lead to semi-final berth

Waide paves the way, Ritchie repels Crewe and  deadly Danny finds the finish

Patience paid off for Askey

Virtue of Macc Town boss saw him reap the rewards

Ready for the run-in

New blood brought in, Silkmen boss now steeling himself for a fight to the finish

Big brother is Rowey’s spur

Silkmen winger would be content with promotion via Wembley win - if only so he can gun down Tommy's boasts

Blues lose sight of the basics in Park loss

Macclesfield make great guests as they gift-wrap hosts Park the win

No capital gains in London defeat

Latest loss for Macclesfield comes from first-half shortcomings

Blues captain bitter after Blackheath collapse

Finnemore admits Saturday's loss cuts him deeply

Second half sees lead wiped out

Blues hold an advantage at the break but Blackheath fight back

Architects of their own downfall - again

Macclesfield coach rues Blues' two scores conceded in Coventry defeat

Tributes to pioneering cancer scientist

Barry Furr, 71, from Macclesfield, was chief scientist at AstraZeneca and was revered for his work on cancer drugs

Young dancers from Macclesfield on fundraising mission in bid for glory at Dance World Cup

The team of dancers from Handforth and Prestbury School of Dance in Macclesfield have been picked for Team England in the competition.

Family silk firm is flying the flag for Macclesfield sewing heritage

Ron Smart, of Bollington silk firm RA Smart, invited dignitaries for a special event to show the work they are doing to 'bring sewing back to Macc'.

Dream trip after 5km charity walk

After hearing about the family’s plight, teachers decided to organise a 5km fundraising walk down the Bollin Valley on their behalf.

Pictures: Snowy scenes across the town

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More school closures and gritters out in force across Macclesfield and Wilmslow as snow causes disruption for residents, drivers and businesses.

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