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New rail link to HS2 could cut journey times

Council leader Michael Jones says the connection announced this week is good news for Macclesfield.

Poets take to the stage for one-off show

Jo Bell and Ailsa Holland will perform poetry inspired by Pink Floyd and Dylan Thomas at the Under Silk Wood event.

Young mum loses battle with illness

Naomi Hulme, 22, died just a week after sharing her story in the Macclesfield Express.

MP’s call for action on plan

Mr Rutley says 'The regeneration of the town centre is taking too long'.

Stroke survivor Fiona shares her story

A woman has spoken of her terrifying health battle after surviving a stroke.

Shoplifters pay for CCTV

Tesco is seeking compensation from thieves Sarah Cox, 43, and Greig Wilson, 38.

Poets take to the stage for one-off show

Jo Bell and Ailsa Holland will perform poetry inspired by Pink Floyd and Dylan Thomas at the Under Silk Wood event.

Stroke survivor Fiona shares her story

A woman has spoken of her terrifying health battle after surviving a stroke.

MP’s call for action on plan

Mr Rutley says 'The regeneration of the town centre is taking too long'.

Shoplifters pay for CCTV

Tesco is seeking compensation from thieves Sarah Cox, 43, and Greig Wilson, 38.

Young mum loses battle with illness

Naomi Hulme, 22, died just a week after sharing her story in the Macclesfield Express.

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

Cup dream over – Silkmen must regroup

Askey keen to recover from Macclesfield's cup disappointment by beating Boro

Dragons fire in five against 10-man Macc

Lewis injury and red card for Grant contribute to a miserable night for John Askey

Connor back to haunt Macc - again

Former Silkman denies Macc cup victory

Testing time for centre-backs

Askey hoping defensive pair can pass late examination

Izzy uses her head to take the trophy

Rainow's Sky Blue strikes gold for City Women

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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