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Video: Doctors gave our little girl gift of life

Isla Freeman was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare and complex heart condition which stops oxygen being pumped around the body.

Net closing in on Robert Hart's killer

An appeal to identify the man who punched Robert at the festival in June was aired on Crimewatch last night - generating a huge response

Pictured: 12 Parklife revellers detectives believe could hold the key to catching Robert Hart's killer

Police believe the festival-goers could have mobile phone footage or pictures crucial to the investigation

Park gets £50k refit

Ash Grove Park on the Moss estate in Macclesfield is to get £50,000 worth of new play equipment.

Father’s pride for filmmaker son

Nat McKinstry, 92, from Macclesfield, met former James Bond star Timothy Dalton and heart-throb Josh Hartnett as they finished filming new TV series Penny Dreadful, which involves art-director son Jonathan McKinstry.

Zain's murderers face 27 years behind bars

Charlie Beadell, 22, and Ricky Jervis, 23, were found guilty of the murder of Zain Sailsman, 19, at Chester Crown Court last week.

Crime student, 36, was seeing drug dealer, 22

Julia Howard was cleared of any direct involvement in the killing of Zain Sailsman.

A dark, ugly world exposed

Reporter Stuart Greer, who has been covering the murder trial for the Express for the past six weeks, recalls the key moments in the courtroom...

Kids cut ribbon at new play park

The play area on the Millennium Green in Henbury has been formally opened after efforts by the community.

Hundreds pay tribute to fallen

Hundreds of villagers came out to Kerridge to remember all those who have given their lives in conflict.

New police chief and MP discuss tackling crime

At the meeting, Chief Constable Byrne also set out his plans to reduce crime levels in and around Macclesfield.
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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.

Punters set to star at beer festival

The third Bollington Beer Festival will see more than 40 beers and 15 ciders from local and national brewers

Hundreds pay tribute to fallen

Hundreds of villagers came out to Kerridge to remember all those who have given their lives in conflict.

Parade will commemorate First World War centenary

The annual Kerridge War Memorial Parade will commemorate the start of the First World War and pay tribute to soldiers from other battles.

Teen speaks of life-changing trip to South America

Alex McLaren from Poynton, near Macclesfield, spent 10 weeks in Cochabamba, one of the poorest parts of Bolivia, as a volunteer for the children’s charity Tearfund.

Hong Kong beckons for Guide translator

Jo Whytock, 34, will lead a team of interpreters at the 35th World Conference in Hong Kong.

Mr Muscle proves he is a cut above the rest

A body-building hairdresser proved head and shoulders above the competition when he was crowned British bodybuilding champion.

Probe after pub fire

An investigation has been launched after a fire in the roof of The Legh Arms in Prestbury, Macclesfield

Family pay tribute to 'selfless' mum

The family of Louise Gibson, a police sergeant found dead after a four-day search, have described her as the ‘nicest, sweetest and most selfless person imaginable’.The 43-year-old mother of three from Macclesfield went missing on May 15 from her parents’ home in Buckinghamshire.

TV star Chris puts on a really wild show

Naturalist, photographer, television presenter and author Chris visited Prestbury House Care Home

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Video: Doctors gave our little girl gift of life

Net closing in on Robert Hart's killer

Pictured: 12 Parklife revellers detectives believe could hold the key to catching Robert Hart's killer

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