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15:14, 8 SEP 2017
Tragic story of WW1 soldier revealed
Thomas Brown, from Macclesfield, fought in four of the fiercest battles of the First World War and survived. What happened next is heartbreaking.
Hero mum braves shark tank for charity
Sacha Sloan, from Macclesfield, is raising money for Help the Heroes, a charity which helped her when her career with the Royal Navy was cut short.
Rare opportunity to see 'bouncing bomb' from Second World War
A bouncing bomb, recovered from the bottom of a lake by a team of Macclesfield divers, is on display in the town.
New project to help armed forces veterans
The Age UK Cheshire East project aims to assist the elderly in Macclesfield
Tributes paid to Tony Bianchi from Macclesfield's landmark furniture shop
The former Arighi Bianchi boss died aged 83 at East Cheshire Hospice.
Veterans launch breakfast club for Macclesfield after Harry Wheeler's funeral
The club aims to combat loneliness in veterans.
Bomb team called in after artillery shell found in Macclesfield scrap yard
Workers at the yard on Turf Lane found the shell in a car which was due to be scrapped.
Tributes as Britain's Silk Queen of 1933 dies
Lillian King's starring role was captured on film. She has died aged 102
Canal boat death was tragic accident
Margaret Sanderson, 80, became trapped beneath her boat on the Macclesfield Canal after falling in, an inquest heard.
What is the new benefit cap and will it affect me? The government's cuts explained
Soon thousands of families will start losing up to £115 a week. So what is it, how did we get here, and will it affect you?
Ex-soldier urges community to back Poppy Appeal
Andrew Langdon, 40, from Bollington, had help from the Royal British Legion in his time of need and now he's giving back
RAF helicopters spotted over Macclesfield
It is the second time this week the aircraft have been spotted circling the region.
Sportsmad Phil still going strong - at 80
The grandfather of four from Poynton has a busy schedule of tennis, bowls, snooker and golf.
Macclesfield air cadets invite new members
Three air cadet squadrons across the town are encouraging both adult volunteers and new members
Red flag flies for Merchant Navy over Macclesfield town hall
Council bosses decided to fly the Red Ensign in honour of all commercial seafarers.
RAF Gunner avoids jail after brutal assault on girlfriend
Martin Parry, 38, from Dukinfield, was given a community order after the assault in Poynton
RAF serviceman facing jail for brutal assault on girlfriend
Martin Parry, 38, from Poynton, left his victim with nasty facial injuries after punching her up to 10 times
Former bomber plane inspector from Adlington turns 100
Ida Conlon's job was to inspect the Lancaster Bombers during the Second World War.
High-flying air cadet from Macclesfield hits the skies with Red Arrows
Emily Bethell, 19, was picked to ride in the aerobatic display team after a busy year of achievements.
Somme soldiers honoured at Macclesfield service
Macclesfield and Bollington Royal British Legion met on the 100th anniversary of the start of the infamous WW1 battle.
Macclesfield to mark Somme anniversary
Dozens of men from the town and its surrounding villages died in the First World War battle
War hero honoured again in Macclesfield when cherished sword comes to town
Major Hibbert was almost killed in the Crimean War before winning the sword at a homecoming parade.
Macclesfield men who died in biggest WW1 naval battle to be remembered
Three men from Macclesfield died in the Battle of Jutland on May 31, 2016.
Tributes to Poynton community champion Don Bailey
Don, the president of the local branch of the British Legion and Poynton Show, and a member of Poynton Blues Manchester City supporters, died on April 12 aged 68.