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Tribute paid to town’s array of ‘super women’

A group of the town's women all organised the Macclesfield Pioneering Women event

Watch: Is Gary Connery the 'Superman of Macclesfield'?

The stuntman has sparked speculation that he could be the mystery man that the had been spotted ‘flying’ in the skies above the town

Driver left with spinal injuries after crash

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The 25-year-old man lost control of his Chrysler PT Cruiser and it rolled onto its roof outside Blue Bell BMW Manchester in Wilmslow.

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Tribute paid to town’s array of ‘super women’

A group of the town's women all organised the Macclesfield Pioneering Women event

Watch: Is Gary Connery the 'Superman of Macclesfield'?

The stuntman has sparked speculation that he could be the mystery man that the had been spotted ‘flying’ in the skies above the town

Arran Coghlan (left and Stephen Akinyemi

Detectives cleared over claims rape investigation was mishandled

An Independent Police Complaints Commission probe was started in January after a coroner halted an inquest into the death of Stephen ‘Aki’ Akinyemi who died after being shot in a violent tussle with Mr Coghlan

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Driver left with spinal injuries after crash

The 25-year-old man lost control of his Chrysler PT Cruiser and it rolled onto its roof outside Blue Bell BMW Manchester in Wilmslow.

Roads to get £25m revamp

Cheshire East Council has pledged to spend £25 million on improving the road network in the town

‘Southern gateway’ plans to be decided

The South Macclesfield Development Area (SDMA) involves building 325 homes and a new supermarket on land between Congleton Road and London Road in Macclesfield

Showbiz stars set for Winterfest

Comedian Russell Kane and broadcaster Nicholas Parsons are to appear at the Christmas festival in Macclesfield

Drug dealer jailed after police crackdown

Jay Mason, 22, from Macclesfield was locked up for four and a half years after admitting to four separate charges of possessing class A drugs with the intent to supply

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Silkmen in a flap over new winger

A swan crash landed at the Moss before being rescued by players and staff.

Pictures: Musicians take over town for Oxjam festival

Around 40 artists performed at 12 venues around Macclesfield for the Oxjam Takeover event in aid of Oxfam.

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Dangerous driver facing prison after pensioner death

Pamela Jayasundera died after she was hit by a Ford Ka being driven by Susan Raybould as she crossed Hurdsfield Road.

Council to buy green belt land next to Alderley Park

Coun Michael Jones, Cheshire East leader, will attend a meeting tonight to talk about plans for the site on Congleton Road.

Macclesfield battered by remains of Hurricane Gonzalo

There have been reports of trees falling and accidents after winds of up to 70mph hit the town.

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's the 'Superman of Macclesfield' as pilots spot unknown flying man at 3,500ft

Aviation experts admitted they were baffled by the sighting of the human UFO.

Cheshire East issued with weather warning as Hurricane Gonzalo predicted to hit UK

Experts said there will be significant travel disruption and dangerous driving conditions when the storm hits.

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Watch: Is Gary Connery the 'Superman of Macclesfield'?

Andrew Flintoff signs for Brisbane Heat

Pictures: Musicians take over town for Oxjam festival

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