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Heartfelt tributes to woman, 24, killed in crash

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Friends described Sophie Spencer, from Macclesfield, as "a beautiful girl on the outside and inside".

Fight for truth over Lyme Green will go on

We have been campaigning on behalf of the people of Macclesfield to find out how the council broke its own rules in starting work to build a waste transfer station

Appeal for full report thrown out

Campaigners against Lyme Green claim victory
It is three years since building work started at Lyme Green leading to a scandal that cost the taxpayer more than £1m. And today the public is still no closer to knowing the full truth as to what went wrong.

A timeline of a fiasco

Lyme Green depot
Read how the events unfolded from the initial planning application in 2011.

Lyme Green - the people involved

These are the main people who were involved at the time the waster transfer facility began to be built and also who became involved after the scandal broke.

Football star celebrates victory at Macclesfield restaurant

Manchester City star Pablo Zabaleta spent Saturday night with his wife Christel at Café Rosanero on Mill Street.

Lyme Green - the people involved

These are the main people who were involved at the time the waster transfer facility began to be built and also who became involved after the scandal broke.

Fight for truth over Lyme Green will go on

We have been campaigning on behalf of the people of Macclesfield to find out how the council broke its own rules in starting work to build a waste transfer station

Send us your nativity pictures

As the festive season starts we're asking for reader's nativity pictures.

Football star celebrates victory at Macclesfield restaurant

Manchester City star Pablo Zabaleta spent Saturday night with his wife Christel at Café Rosanero on Mill Street.

Armed raider who robbed Macclesfield building society jailed for life

Martin Dawson, 51, held up the Britannia Building Society on Castle Street, Macclesfield, in August after escaping from prison.

Silver lining for Silkmen

Askey not happy at cup exit but Macc may benefit from easing their aches and pains

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

Dan's the man as Macc break into the top three

Local lad hits winner to bring down the Gulls

Barrow rolls through Reds as Macc stroll on

Left-back's solo goal sets up Silkmen for win

Han happy he's got great Scott support

'Macc Lad' withdrawn from ring return, thanks to a trainer who knows best

Manager targeting Macc-simum points

Askey's men back on home turf - and he's out for all six points when they welcome Alfreton and Torquay

'We've achieved nothing yet' - Askey

Macclesfield boss paying no attention to the league table
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Heartfelt tributes to woman, 24, killed in crash

Friends described Sophie Spencer, from Macclesfield, as "a beautiful girl on the outside and inside".

Send us your nativity pictures

As the festive season starts we're asking for reader's nativity pictures.

Staff and pupils commemorate First World War centenary

Students from Tytherington School and Macclesfield College paid tribute during Armistice Day

Fundraisers unite for Children in Need

Sponsored events at community centres, schools and workplaces in Macclesfield and the surrounding villages on Friday all contributed to the whopping national sum.

Students enjoy masterclass from cricket pro

Kate Cross, who plays for England Women’s Cricket Club and Lancashire Women’s Cricket Club, spent the morning with junior and senior students playing cricket.

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