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Man subjects ex to two months of harassment

Lee Costello, 35, plagued the victim with abusive phone calls and swore at her in the street, magistrates were told.

Picture Gallery: Beer flows at festival

Around 750 visitors attended the event which featured more than 40 beers and 15 ciders from local and national brewers

Care home ordered to improve by watchdog

Weston Park Care Home failed to meet six of the seven essential standards of quality and safety set out by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Man subjects ex to two months of harassment

Lee Costello, 35, plagued the victim with abusive phone calls and swore at her in the street, magistrates were told.

Picture Gallery: Beer flows at festival

Around 750 visitors attended the event which featured more than 40 beers and 15 ciders from local and national brewers

Care home ordered to improve by watchdog

Weston Park Care Home failed to meet six of the seven essential standards of quality and safety set out by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Council's dementia care under review

Services in a care home in Macclesfield could be affected as the council looks to transfer its dementia care to the private sector.

Prison for shotgun courier Daniel Galloway

A courier for a shotgun used by drug dealers in a turf war shooting has been jailed for 16 months.

Town will honour those who fell in Great War

Macclesfield and surrounding villages are preparing to commemorate the centenary anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War.

Policewoman took her own life after affair rumours

Mum of three Louise Gibson, 43, was found hanged in woods after being told her husband was having an affair.

Climbing centre gets planning green light

Time To Care (UK) CIC, a community interest company, are aiming to transform the former Everett Charles Technologies premises on Goodall Street.

Parachute charity wants new volunteers to drop in

Macclesfield’s Speaking Up Speaking Out’s Parachute project is looking for new volunteers.

Opera company celebrates 40 years on stage

A tale of devilish pacts in the pursuit of pleasure, Clonter’s anniversary version of Gounod’s Faust has been specially created for its 40 anniversary.

War heroes to be honoured by restoration

The Macclesfield War Graves Project aims to restore the graves at Macclesfield Cemetery 100 years on from when the Great War began.

Five others connected to Zain case locked up for total of 30 years

FIVE other people, three from Macclesfield, have been jailed for a total of 30 years after being found guilty of crimes connected to the Zain Sailsman case.

Teen’s killers begin 27 year sentences

THE killers of Zain Sailsman have been told they will serve a minimum of 27 years in prison. Charlie Beadell, 22, from Macclesfield, and Ricky Jervis, 23, from Congleton, were found guilty of the 19-year-old’s murder at Chester Crown Court last week.

Director’s tragedy inspires first film

Twenty-year-old Millie Ralston’s is using her father Andrew Ralston's death top inspire her first professional film

HOURS left to have your say on new town council

Voters have until 5pm today to have their say on proposals for a new form of community governance in Macclesfield

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