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CCTV images could help police solve crime

They want to speak to the trio in connection with a shoplifting offence at the town’s EE store, on Mill Street, Macclesfield.

CCTV image could help police solve crime

They want to speak to the man pictured in connection with a shoplifting incident at the town’s Three mobile phone store

CCTV image may help police solve crime

Officers want to speak to the man pictured in connection with a violent offence

Professor sheds light on Manchester City players' mystery doodles

Prof Cary Cooper, from Poynton, took on the job of analysing the scribbles made during a press conference in Abu Dhabi last week.

Signs warning dog walkers stolen

United Utilities, which owns Macclesfield Forest, put them up at Christmas after reports of people being bitten and deer being chased by out of control pooches.

Man jailed for sex with underage girl

Nathan Hole, 21, from Macclesfield, carried on the relationship after discovering her real age.

Disorderly defendant threatened with cells after changing plea TWICE

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Colin Knowles, 40, was warned he would be taken to the cells as he disrupted court while facing a drunk and disorderly charge.

Drugs factory ‘Mr Big’ jailed for five years

Ahmed Mahmood was behind a highly-sophisticated £824k cannabis farm set-up at a four-storey premises on Chestergate.

Leader refuses to quit over 'Tweetgate' scandal

Cheshire East leader Michael Jones said he will not resign after it was revealed council staff had written political tweets on his behalf.

Outrage at claims Lyme Green scandal cost £3m

Cheshire East’s Labour group say the total amount spent on the botched bid to build a waste transfer station in Macclesfield and its aftermath is now nearing £3million.

Twitter ban after council staff send out tweets for leader

Cheshire East staff have been banned from writing councillors’ tweets after leader Michael Jones asked staff to tweet for him.
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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

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

Christopher Bucktin: Could legal cannabis reduce alcohol abuse?

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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.

Ellie’s new seat puts a big smile on her face

The courageous five-year-old has cerebral palsy, which means that she has no control of her body

Family of tragic student James Webb pay tribute

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James Webb, 21, from Tytherington, went missing while on a night out in Plymouth.

Pictures and video: Blaze tore through historic pub

Fire fire crews battled through the night to control the blaze at the George and Dragon pub on Rainow Road in Higher Hurdsfield.

Professor sheds light on Manchester City players' mystery doodles

Prof Cary Cooper, from Poynton, took on the job of analysing the scribbles made during a press conference in Abu Dhabi last week.

Pictures and video: Blaze tore through historic pub

Fire fire crews battled through the night to control the blaze at the George and Dragon pub on Rainow Road in Higher Hurdsfield.

Firefighters battle major blaze at historic pub

Five crews attended the fire at the George and Dragon pub on Rainow Road, Higher Hurdsfield.

Concert for charities who helped SuperTed

Ted Rourke is on the mend after receiving life-saving surgery for a rare heart disease.His family were helped by Alder Hey Children’s Charity and Lagan’s Foundation.Now mum Sian has organised a concert to give something back.

Appeal to find missing dog

Archie, the springer spaniel, has been spotted in Prestbury Mottram, West Park and on Abbey Road heading towards Bollin Valley, since going missing in October.

Award for man who turns fir into funds for hospice

Pete Chapman, 56, leads a team of volunteers who have raised more than £500,000 for the East Cheshire Hospice.

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