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Council launches major scheme to revive Macclesfield's historic South Park

Cheshire East has committed to trasnform the park including the de-silting of Ryles Lake

34-year-old woman dies in Gawsworth car accident

Police are appealing for information following the fatal collision in Gawsworth.

Ban on smoking in a car with kids present: All you need to know about the controversial law coming in on Thursday

Winding down the windows won't be enough  - and drivers having a cigarette could be fined TWICE if they let  another adult passenger light up

Fatality following car accident Gawsworth

One person has died after an accident involving a car and a bus.

Bollington Town Council opposes plans to redevelop the Bay Leaf lounge

The councillors say the proposal to knock down the old building and build a supermarket with a restaurant above would increase traffic problems.

Dangerous driving drug dealer jailed

Marcus Holland, 19, hit a pedestrian during a police chase through Macclesfield Town Centre

20 arrested during early morning drugs raids across Macclesfield

Addresses on Brocklehurst Avenue and Brynmore Drive in Macclesfield were among 28 targeted by police today.

Businessman been spared jail for ordering men to beat up rival over alleged £170,000 debt

Faris Mousa, 50, of Bollington, brought three ‘heavies’ to an office

Families 'in the dark' over Hollins View closure, campaigners claim

Cheshire East Council will close the care home at the end of the year. But campaigners say vital the don't have answers over where care will be provided instead.

MPs vote against assisted dying bill

Macclesfield MP David Rutley was among the members who did not support legislation to giving British residents the right to die

Council denies claims parking fines in Macclesfield cannot be enforced

Councillor says legal orders were not updated by Cheshire East Council in 2009
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Christopher Bucktin: Dylan Farrow is poor victim in this 22-year tug of hate

Filmmaker Woody Allen and actress Mia  Farrow have waged a war of words since their bitter split more than two decades ago

We should all have the same right to die as Cody Curtis

Cody Curtis
Moving Coronation Street storyline brought issue into millions of people's homes

Christopher Bucktin: Could legal cannabis reduce alcohol abuse?

US Editor Christopher Bucktin
Researchers believe the increasing availability of the drug could lead to a decrease in the consumption of alcohol – a far bigger killer both here and in the UK.

Great score for Macclesfield's young footballers with new community pitch

The new all-weather artificial grass pitch has been unveiled at All Hallows Catholic College.

Young storyteller at Bollington school impresses judges in creative writing competition

Frank Whittaker at Dean Valley Primary School won first prize in the competition to remember the First World War.

Bollington Town Council opposes plans to redevelop the Bay Leaf lounge

The councillors say the proposal to knock down the old building and build a supermarket with a restaurant above would increase traffic problems.

Roof destroyed in Poynton house fire

The blaze at a bungalow in Poynton engulfed the kitchen and roof

Sporting and community heroes nominated for awards

Satellites Swimming Club, Kevin Bradbury from Macclesfield Boys Boxing Club and S:Park Macclesfield have been shortlisted for the Everybody Awards.

Health Matters: It's time to start thinking about flu jabs

With Dr Paul Bowen a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Easter Cheshire CCG

Police release images of men wanted over shoplifting offences in Macclesfield

The incidents took place in Prestbury and Macclesfield during the summer

Macclesfield residents' coffee breaks raise hundreds for Macmillan Cancer Support

The events were organised by businesses, charities and individuals as part of Macmillan's 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning'.

Family of Carla Rankin to hold charity ball

Carla, 27, from Prestbury, died after having an epileptic fit in the bath

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Gary Lineker interviews Wayne Rooney

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney reveals he writes love poetry for Coleen and he proposed at a petrol station

Supermoon pictures: Spooky blood-red supermoon fascinates Macclesfield stargazers

In Pictures: More than 650 runners pound streets for Macclesfield Half Marathon

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