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Council claims the net cost of Lyme Green is only £262k

It says that when all potential and actual savings and costs are factored in, the money spent will total £262,000.

Camera club's annual exhibition will ask public to choose trophy winner

Macclesfield Camera Club will launch its annual show at Macclesfield Library next Monday

Thief who avoided jail for stealing bikes will spend 15 years paying for crime

Daniel Lloyd, 23, stole bikes worth £3,700 from a house in Macclesfield. He is to pay back his victim at a rate of £20 a month.

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Before the bench: who's appeared at court recently?

Recent cases heard at South and East Cheshire Magistrates Courts

Council claims the net cost of Lyme Green is only £262k

It says that when all potential and actual savings and costs are factored in, the money spent will total £262,000.

Camera club's annual exhibition will ask public to choose trophy winner

Macclesfield Camera Club will launch its annual show at Macclesfield Library next Monday

Thief who avoided jail for stealing bikes will spend 15 years paying for crime

Daniel Lloyd, 23, stole bikes worth £3,700 from a house in Macclesfield. He is to pay back his victim at a rate of £20 a month.

Jockey who survived cancer gets gee up from fundraising family and friends

Gemma Garton, 32, from Macclesfield, and members of Team GG have raised £16,000 for cancer charities

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin tours Jodrell Bank

The second man to ever set foot on the moon was shown around the Lovell telescope in Macclesfield

Care campaign group ‘cannot get answers’

The Hands Off Hollins View group say that they are still no closer to knowing how or where respite care is to be provided in the future, despite sending a number of letters asking for information.

New doubts over future of Silk Street after public inquiry postponed

The public inquiry was into the council’s bid to force landowners and businesses to sell up

Peter Hook's exclusive Macclesfield gig of Joy Division's entire back catalogue sells out in minutes

The show, which will take place on the 35th anniversary of the death of frontman Ian Curtis, went on sale this morning at 9am.

Deaf assistance dog attacked by 'out of control' dalmatians

Owner Sheila Proudfoot has been warned to muzzle the dogs or they will be destroyed

Plucky poultry keeper proves she ain't chicken with hen-sitting service

Jane Wilson looks after people's precious poultry when they are away through her Hens for the Holidays service.

£38k benefits cheat avoids jail after four years of fraudulent claims

The 59-year-old failed to declare to authorities that her husband lived with her

Date set for funeral of councillor Philip Hoyland

Coun Hoyland, who represented Poynton West and Adlington since May 2011, died suddenly last Wednesday at the age of 60.

Drink driver blames 'other half' after getting behind the wheel

Matthew Jackson said he was told he would 'be okay' to drive when the couple's taxi didn't show up

450 jobs announced at Royal London's base in Wilmslow

The town’s largest employer wants to increase full-time staff numbers to 1,350 at its campus on Alderley Road

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Plucky poultry keeper proves she ain't chicken with hen-sitting service

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