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Churchgoers give show of hands AND feet in music video for retiring vicar

Rev John Buckley will remain a part-time chaplain and his wife, Christine, is now vicar at St George's Church in Poytnon.

Paralympic star is silver lining at sopping wet sports day

The multiple gold medal winner signed clothing and handed out medals to pupils.

Woman jailed for starting blaze at women's refuge

Anne Patricia Redwood, of Roe Street, Macclesfield, started the fire using an electric cooker

We were every bit as bad as we seemed, says lead singer of the controversial Macc Lads

Muttley McLad has rejected a reappraisal of the band's work which claims they were satirists

Photography exhibition gives new perspective on Macclesfield's ancient Egypitian artifacts

A photographer has produced an entire exhibition based on Marianna's Brocklehurt's Egyptian collection

Zain killer found guilty of assaulting prison guard

Charlie Beadell, 23, from Macclesfield, was found guilty of the assault after a trial in Manchester

Police are warning Facebook users after 'sex picture' blackmail scam

Victim was told to pay £7,500 or faked image would go viral

Man dragged his fiancee across a gravel path 'like a rag doll' in attack, court is told

Shocked witnesses saw Grant Clark, 35, who work as a doorman in Macclesfield, carry out the attack at a quarry

Kerridge villagers remember those who gave their lives in service

The village of Kerridge holds it's annual remembrance parade in the summer

Respite services at Hollins View will close following council vote

Residents anger over drunken youths making park a no-go area

Questionnaires have been sent to residents after police confirmed 'a number of' anti-social behaviour incidents had been reported.
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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.

Kerridge villagers remember those who gave their lives in service

The village of Kerridge holds it's annual remembrance parade in the summer

Unique exhibition for Down's Syndrome artists heads to Big Apple

Heart and Sold, which was set up by Macclesfield mum Suzie Moffat will appear on the famous Fifth Avenue

Respite services at Hollins View will close following council vote

Churchgoers give show of hands AND feet in music video for retiring vicar

Rev John Buckley will remain a part-time chaplain and his wife, Christine, is now vicar at St George's Church in Poytnon.

Kerridge villagers remember those who gave their lives in service

The village of Kerridge holds it's annual remembrance parade in the summer

Daughter caught in Tunisian terror attack

Poynton dad Glenn Leathley has spoken of his relief after his daughter survived the terrorist attack in Tunisia.

Family of Carla Rankin reveal latest fundraisers

The 27-year-old from Macclesfield died after an epileptic fit. Her family have pledged to raise £1m in her name.

Kings students shine at end of year ball

Sixth Form pupils at King's in Macclesfield celebrated the end of their schooling with a ball at Hill Top Country House Hotel

Before the bench: Macclesfield cases heard by magistrates

The following people have all appeared before South and East Cheshire Magistrates Courts

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