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Landlord slammed for chasing pensioner for penny debt

Gordon Clayton, 85, from Macclesfield, was called by Regenda Group over 1p rent arrears.

Thief caught in 'loose carrots' self-service scam at Sainsbury's

Kathryn Percival, 32, from Macclesfield, weighed in expensive items to save cash FOUR times

'Possessive' man called former partner hundreds of times after break up

Jack Heathcote deluged her with calls and texts and threatened her, a hearing was told.

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Landlord slammed for chasing pensioner for penny debt

Gordon Clayton, 85, from Macclesfield, was called by Regenda Group over 1p rent arrears.

Thief caught in 'loose carrots' self-service scam at Sainsbury's

Kathryn Percival, 32, from Macclesfield, weighed in expensive items to save cash FOUR times

'Possessive' man called former partner hundreds of times after break up

Jack Heathcote deluged her with calls and texts and threatened her, a hearing was told.

Man arrested after woman suffers head injury

The 31-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assault following an incident at Waterside in Macclesfield today

Mechanic launched attack on gay man as he wanted to watch England play football on TV

Daniel Whitmore was overheard to say 'bunch of gays' and pushed his victim in the back during the World Cup, a court hears

School ceremony in memory of tragic teen Ashleigh Bowes, 14

To mark the pupil's death a memorial tree was planted and a bench was erected at Falibroome Academy

'Good Samaritan' attacked after trying to intervene in fight between two women

The victim was set upon by the two 'crazy women', a court heard

General Election: Tell us what matters in Macclesfield ahead of the 2015 vote

What's important to Macclesfield voters? Tell us the issues that mean something to you

Exhibition centre set to open at Roe House

If funding is successful, organisers hope to open up Charles Roe House as a museum and visitor centre, with a whole floor dedicated to Joy Division

Extremely rare book to go on sale in Macclesfield

The Booke of the Martyrs dates back to the early 17th Century

Community relief as forest weddings plan scrapped

A licencing application to stage weddings in Macclesfield Forest has been withdrawn

Alderley Edge man caught three times the drink drive limit

Simon Pickering, of Moss Lane, Alderley Edge, damaged his dad's property before driving off in his van 'while drunk' a court heard.

Doubts over £90m redevelopment of Macclesfield town centre after Debenhams pulls out of scheme

Cheshire East Council says it is reviewing its relationship with developer Wilson Bowden after the high street chain said it will no longer be part of project

Woman in court for falsely claiming £7,000 in benefits

Bogumila Jeziorska, 34,claimed almost £7,000 in benefits more than she was entitled to.

Campaigners say bid to buy Curtis house is unlikely to succeed

Campaigners launched a crowd-funding site to raise £150,000 to purchase the terrace on Barton Street, Macclesfield

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