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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.

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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

Brother of Robert Hart appeals to 'attacker's girlfriend': Give killer's name to police

Richard Hart, 30, made the appeal to a woman seen pulling away the man who delivered a devastating punch leading to Robert’s death.

Robert Hart and his girlfriend Gemma Parry at the Parklife Weekender at Heaton Park

Robert Hart detectives identify eight witnesses after Crimewatch appeal to catch killer

Police thanked the public and M.E.N. readers after we published images of 12 festival-goers who could hold vital information about the single punch which led to the 26-year-old’s death

Robert Hart and his girlfriend Gemma Parry at the Parklife Weekender at Heaton Park

Robert Hart killing: Murder squad detectives get flood of new calls after Crimewatch appeal

Half-a-dozen concert-goers have come forward who were close to the 26-year-old when he was punched to the ground at the Parklife Weekender music festival at Heaton Park.

Benefits cheat in 9k claim

Kelly Rowe, 29, must repay all over payments and complete 50 hours unpaid work after her fraud was uncovered by detectives.

Video: Doctors gave our little girl gift of life

Isla Freeman was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare and complex heart condition which stops oxygen being pumped around the body.

Net closing in on Robert Hart's killer

An appeal to identify the man who punched Robert at the festival in June was aired on Crimewatch last night - generating a huge response

Pictured: 12 Parklife revellers detectives believe could hold the key to catching Robert Hart's killer

Police believe the festival-goers could have mobile phone footage or pictures crucial to the investigation

Park gets £50k refit

Ash Grove Park on the Moss estate in Macclesfield is to get £50,000 worth of new play equipment.

Father’s pride for filmmaker son

Nat McKinstry, 92, from Macclesfield, met former James Bond star Timothy Dalton and heart-throb Josh Hartnett as they finished filming new TV series Penny Dreadful, which involves art-director son Jonathan McKinstry.

Teen speaks of life-changing trip to South America

Alex McLaren from Poynton, near Macclesfield, spent 10 weeks in Cochabamba, one of the poorest parts of Bolivia, as a volunteer for the children’s charity Tearfund.

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