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Macclesfield's new mayors elected

Coun Alift Harewood-Jones has been inaugurated as Mayor of Macclesfield, and Coun Olivia Hunter is the new Mayor of Cheshire East

Debate to take place in Macclesfield on EU Referendum

Churches Together in Macclesfield is hosting the event ahead of the vote next month.

Will you help turn an ugly underpass into a picturesque passage?

The Macclesfield Brick Project offers people the chance to paint one of 3,000 bricks on Park Lane

Macclesfield's bobbies on the beat to sport a brand new look

Cheshire police officers will now wear hard baseball-style caps in place of the traditional uniform.

Health Matters: Sun Awareness Week

With Dr John McKay, NHS Eastern Cheshire\nClinical Commissioning Group (CCG) clinical lead for cancer

Man goes on trial accused of assaulting woman three times in three days

Michael Celensu is alleged to have carried out the attacks in Macclesfield

Macclesfield's Silk Road is worst in UK for jumping red lights

Cameras on the Silk Road recorded more than 2,500 incidents of drivers failing to stop in a year

Golfing, a museum tour and a charity bufffet feature in our Time-trip feature this week

Gallery: Can you spot anyone you know in these pictures from the 2000s?

Walkers take on three peaks for Charlotte

Friends and family are hoping to raise £80,000 for a life changing operation for Charlotte Taylor, from Wilmslow, who has Cerebral Palsy

Teenagers robbed and assaulted in Wilmslow park

Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident, at the Carrs on Saturday.

Macclesfield Magistrates Court

Mechanic caught behind wheel while banned for being involved in police chases through Macclesfield

Andrew Riseley, 21, was caught by officers who knew he had been banned from driving.

Macclesfield artist shortlisted for 2016 Turner prize

Helen Marten, a former King's School student, is also in the running for a the Hepworth prize

Is this Britain's oldest woman worker?

Irene Astbury from Macclesfield turns 90 in August and still works 40 hours a week at her family's business

Barbecue causes fire in Tytherington

No-one was injured in the fire on Chepstow Close.

Keen cyclist Monica joins council's Tour of Britain campaign

Monica Dew, from Poynton, is encouraging businesses to take advantage of the event

Videos & Photos

Fascinating pictures give glimpse into Macclesfield's steam age

WATCH: The Astronomer's Story, an immersive theatrical experience at this year's Barnaby Festival

An X Factor-style show, body builders and golf are among our Time-trip pictures this week


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