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Teenage cancer survivor’s pledge

Tom Melling was just four years old when he was struck down with leukaemia. He spent seven months in hospital and endured four years of life-saving treatment.

Lyme Green - the people involved

These are the main people who were involved at the time the waster transfer facility began to be built and also who became involved after the scandal broke.

Fight for truth over Lyme Green will go on

We have been campaigning on behalf of the people of Macclesfield to find out how the council broke its own rules in starting work to build a waste transfer station

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Housing plan boss speaks out

Coun David Brown, deputy leader of Cheshire East council, has been overseeing the authority’s Local Plan which guides where homes, roads and businesses can be built until 2030.

Teenage cancer survivor’s pledge

Tom Melling was just four years old when he was struck down with leukaemia. He spent seven months in hospital and endured four years of life-saving treatment.

Lyme Green - the people involved

These are the main people who were involved at the time the waster transfer facility began to be built and also who became involved after the scandal broke.

Fight for truth over Lyme Green will go on

We have been campaigning on behalf of the people of Macclesfield to find out how the council broke its own rules in starting work to build a waste transfer station

Send us your nativity pictures

As the festive season starts we're asking for reader's nativity pictures.

Football star celebrates victory at Macclesfield restaurant

Manchester City star Pablo Zabaleta spent Saturday night with his wife Christel at Café Rosanero on Mill Street.

Armed raider who robbed Macclesfield building society jailed for life

Martin Dawson, 51, held up the Britannia Building Society on Castle Street, Macclesfield, in August after escaping from prison.

Woman, 24, dies after car crashes into tree

The woman from Macclesfield died at the scene of the collision on Macclesfield Road in Nether Alderley, near the Wizard pub last night about 7.45pm.

Choir head steps down after almost 20 years

Sheila Kent has directed Macclesfield Mydel Ladies Choir

Family turn war hero diaries into new book

The family of a WWI soldier who never talked about his service have turned his war diaries into a book.

Service remembers Battle of Basra

A service to mark the centenary since British Troops entered Basra during the First World War took place at Macclesfield War Memorial.

Cakes will help give needy kids a day to remember

Mum-of-two Anna Harris, from Bollington. set up the Macclesfield branch of ‘Cakes for Kids’ to bake cakes for those who may not receive one

Hunt is on for Macclesfield’s Champion Elf for 2014.

Town's Grosvenor Centre searching for festive elf

Primary school poem by Joy Division singer Ian Curtis fetches £1,100 at auction

An unnamed classmate of Curtis said he wrote An Epitaph for an Electrian [sic] sometime between 1966 and 1967

Drama friends unite in Dan Barlow’s name

Laura Genders is leading a production of Up ‘n’ Under by John Godber at St Michael’s Church in the town centre.

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In Pictures: Remembrance Day parades to honour fallen soldiers

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In pictures and video: Town honours the war fallen at memorials

Pictures: New Ray Winstone and Amanda Redman TV series films in Wilmslow

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