How we use Cookies

News

Young director's tragedy inspires first film

Millie Ralston , from Pott Shrigley, has made a poignant film about the affects of cancer.

Appeal: Was this picture taken on VE day in Macclesfield?

Ken Sparkes, 87, wants to know more about this picture discoverd by a family friend.

Macclesifeld hospice director said damning report on end of life care is wake up call

Mike Pyrah, director at East Cheshire Hospice in Maccelsfield, has said the hospice can help with issues around poor end of life care.

Celebrities Rory Mcllroy and Take That's Howard Donald show support to children with fatal illness

Man Utd's Ryan Giggs, Olly Murs, John Bishop and Coronation Street's Ryan Thomas also back the Ollie's Army campaign for Ollie and Amelia Carroll

Macclesfield silk returns to town centre shop

John Douglas Menswear has teamed up with RA Smarts Silk Mill in Bollington to sell locally woven silk on the Macclesifeld high street for the first time in decades

Man jailed after vicious single punch which left young dad unable to smile or kiss girlfriend

Stephen Cannon, 28, punched Daniel Lyne after a night out in Macclesfield and left him unconscious in the street.

Former football coach sentenced for abusing child while working in Macclesfield

Barry Bennell, who has multiple convictions to his name, was locked up for two years

Man to stand trial accused of 'prison guard assault'

Charlie Beadell, 23, is alleged to have assaulted the officer at HMP Manchester in February

Macclesifeld hospice director said damning report on end of life care is wake up call

Mike Pyrah, director at East Cheshire Hospice in Maccelsfield, has said the hospice can help with issues around poor end of life care.

New Macclesfeld Town Council set to meet after ballot box blunder

Councillors will meet at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm after the election results were confirmed

Ballot box to be reopened after blunder

Council bosses will analyse the votes for Macclesfield Town Council's south ward in private tomorrow
Woody Allen

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.

Macclesfield silk returns to town centre shop

John Douglas Menswear has teamed up with RA Smarts Silk Mill in Bollington to sell locally woven silk on the Macclesifeld high street for the first time in decades

Health matters: Seize the opportunity to take better care of yourself

CONSTRUCTIVE... Dr Paul Bowen
With Dr Paul Bowen, a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Teens arrested following Bollington blaze

updated
A pair of teenagers have been arrested following a blaze at a former nursing home in Bollington on Sunday

Celebrities Rory Mcllroy and Take That's Howard Donald show support to children with fatal illness

Man Utd's Ryan Giggs, Olly Murs, John Bishop and Coronation Street's Ryan Thomas also back the Ollie's Army campaign for Ollie and Amelia Carroll

Health matters: Seize the opportunity to take better care of yourself

CONSTRUCTIVE... Dr Paul Bowen
With Dr Paul Bowen, a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Singing group hits the right note for people with Dementia

A Macclesfield singing group for people with dementia is hoping to encourage more members and prove that life doesn’t end when the condition begins.

Motorist 'lucky to be alive' after horror crash

The car overturned and smashed through a wall in Prestbury

Macclesfield unites to support Nepal after earthquake

Thounds of pounds has been raised by Maxonians of all ages to help the plight of the Nepalese.

Dream Home: Look inside this £3m luxury Prestbury mansion

For the latest in our luxury property series, the Express shows you this seven-bedroom mansion complete with cinema room, gym and stables

Videos & Photos

In Pictures: Young footballers show team spirit at school competition

In Pictures: All the fun of the fair at Sutton

Singing group hits the right note for people with Dementia

Local Business Search

Journalists

Rhiannon McDowall
Education reporter
Mike Glendinning
Sport reporter
Chris Slater
News reporter
Stuart Greer
Crime reporter
Karen Britton
Wilmslow and Alderley Edge reporter
Ben Turner
News reporter
Vic Barlow
Columnist