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13:35, 29 APR 2016
AstraZeneca celebrates 50 years in Macclesfield
The pharmaceutical giant, based at Hurdsfield, marked the occasion with a special lunch for staff past and present
Countdown begins to Macclesfield Beer Festival
The festival takes place at Macclesfield Rugby Club on May 6 and 7 and includes 250 beers as well as wines and ciders.
Solicitor jailed for stealing £370k from elderly clients
Peter Taylor, 65, who was partner of a Poynton firm, used the money to pay off his mortgage.
Gallery: Macclesfield raises thousands for Sport Relief
People from Macclesfield ran, walked and swam to raise funds for the Sport Relief charity event to help vulnerable people worldwide.
Macclesfield photographer's perfect shot of Northern Lights
It is believed Simon Brown is the first photographer to catch images of the Northern Lights above Macclesfield
New Year's Day baby Eli proves a Giant surpise
Eli Hill, from Macclesfield, was just 4lb when he was born on January 1 to mum Charlotte and New York Giants-fan Justin
Toy appeal smashes its target
More than 2,000 toys have been generously donated to the Community and Voluntary Service Cheshire East
AstraZeneca in Macclesfield 'futureproofed' after £75m investment
The pharmaceutical giant is to build a state of the art packing and warehouse facility
Toy appeal for the Macclesfield's needy kids
A charity is collecting toys to distribute to children across the borough this Christmas
Scheme to boost new business launched in town
Enterprising Macclesfield hopes to be a one-stop-shop for free advice and support to anyone wanting to set up their own social or commercial enterprise.
George Osborne MP
Alderley Park will benefit from Chancellor's 'Enterprise Zone'
Cheshire East Council is celebrating the inclusion of the science hub to help local growth
Photographer's artful landscape wins award
Mark Helliwell, from Tytherington, has won an award for his landscape shot.
Plans to redevelop Alderley Park go on display at public consultation
The plans include new facilities for science firms, housing and leisure facilities.
Exhibition at Alderley Park will show plans for new science facilities and homes at the site
The community is invited to get involved in the plans for the life sciences hub in Nether Alderley.
New £45m fund announced at Alderley Park
The cash which includes £5m from Cheshire East is for businesses across the borough.
A Levels - Tytherington Students are riding high with a fantastic set of results
Tytherington School is celebrating another year of record-breaking results.
Cyclist will enjoy hero's welcome as he passes through Bollington on charity challenge
Supporters are urged to go to the Poachers Inn to cheer on Chris Day who is cycling from Land’s End to John O’ Groats for East Cheshire Hospice.
Freedom of City is jewel in crown for Hurdsfield lad
Garry Wykes, 65, was Warden of The Crown Jewels for 12 years.
New £5m fund announced for medicines technology centre at Alderley Park
Chancellor George Osborne announces the fund on a visit to the Nether Alderley site.
Election: Candidates for Macclesfield MP get ready for election showdown
David Rutley, Tim Roca, Joan Plimmer, Adrian Howard and Neil Christian are all after your vote tomorrow.
Hundreds turn out to have their say on future of town centre
The meeting in Macclesfield was organised in the wake of Debenhams pulling out of the £90m Silk Street scheme
Hundreds of people pay respects at funeral of pioneering scientist Barry Furr
Around 400 people packed into St Michael's Church in Macclesfield town centre to pay their respects to Barry Furr, who died aged 71.
Tributes pour in from around world for leading cancer scientist
Scientists have given glowing tributes for Professor Barry Furr from Macclesfield who developed drugs to treat breast and prostate cancer in years working for AstraZeneca.
Tributes to pioneering cancer scientist
Barry Furr, 71, from Macclesfield, was chief scientist at AstraZeneca and was revered for his work on cancer drugs