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10:08, 22 SEP 2017
Train services disrupted after vehicle hits bridge near Macclesfield station
National Rail has now confirmed that services are back to normal
Cheshire East Council
Stunning art project reclaims crime hot spot
The Waters project featured stunning art celebrating Macclesfield's rich history
Warning for rail passengers travelling during the festive season
Engineering works in Manchester could affect trains travelling north from Macclesfield.
Trains at Macclesfield Station delayed due to horse near track
Virgin Trains state trains are running slower due to the sighting.
Yob aimed 'appalling' racist abuse at garage worker
Paul Whittaker, 21, from Macclesfield, threatened his victim and told him to 'go back to his own country'
Rail chaos after woman taken to safety off viaduct
Trains to Macclesfield and Wilmslow were cancelled after the woman was spotted on the Stockport Viaduct this morning.
Driver escaped seconds before train hit car
A DRIVER leapt from his runaway car just seconds before it was hit by a high-speed train at North Rode.
The OAPs living in a mobile home, parked in a lay-by
TWO pensioners have been living in a mobile home on a Macclesfield lay-by for the last six years.
Too tall trees may be destined for the chop
A LINE of lofty trees at Wilmslow Cemetery might have to be felled as they pose a danger to the train tracks below.
Rail crash chaos for passengers
THOUSANDS were thrown into pre-Christmas commuter chaos when two trains collided with an empty car that rolled onto rail tracks outside Macclesfield.
Wake-up call as work on the bypass gets underway
SLUMBERING residents were awoken from peaceful sleep in Nether Alderley as bypass contractors started a noisy early morning shift last week.
Update on bypass goes out
LEAFLETS with the latest update on Alderley bypass will be delivered to homes following publication of thousands of flyers by the county highways department.
Road ahead clear for bypass to begin
IT IS full speed ahead for Alderley Edge bypass.
Bypass set to start in Autumn
ALDERLEY Edge bypass is back on track - but it is still fingers crossed over funding.
George Osborne MP
30 trains a day to link Wilmslow with the capital
WILMSLOW is on track for a direct hourly train service to London.
MP seeks assurance over train cuts plan
MACCLESFIELD MP Sir Nicholas Winterton has met with train bosses in a bid to prevent proposed service cuts.
Disruption and fare hikes for rail users
FURIOUS Macclesfield rail-users have been dealt another blow with new year timetable disruptions and fare increases.
Bypass: The last hurdle cleared
WORK on the long awaited Alderley bypass has been given the all clear by Network Rail - removing the final stumbling block for the relief road.
Full steam ahead for rail plans
AN HOURLY train service to London is on the timetable for Wilmslow.
Storm leaves trail of chaos
WILMSLOW was brought to a standstill as gale force winds ravaged the town and surrounding areas last week.
Gales cause chaos
WILMSLOW was brought to a standstill as gale force winds ravaged the town and surrounding areas, with falling trees blocking roads and bringing down power cables.
Rail disruption on London line
MAJOR engineering work will disrupt train services from Macclesfield to London and Manchester over the next three weekends.
Trains again derailed by network of failure
I THOUGHT the instructions I received from Macclesfield Borough Council on wheelie bin collections were confusing until I read the explanation given by Network Rail for their inability to reinstate a full train service at Wilmslow station.
Trains delayed as lorry crunches bridge
EXCLUSIVE A WAGON driver took 20 minutes to back up more than one mile down a narrow country road under police escort after he crunched his 38-ton lorry into a low back bridge.