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Appeal for choristers for poignant Christmas memorial

Organisers of a festive remembrance event are appealing for choristers to provide some musical accompaniment to the event.

Relatives fundraise to purchase 'life changing' seat for disabled youngster

Five-year-old Ellie Thorley's condition also means she can't sit at the same table as her parents and brother and sister.

Family and friends gather to pay tribute to 'shining star' Naomi Hulme

Cystic Fibrosis sufferer Naomi, 22, died a fortnight ago while waiting for a double lung transplant.

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Appeal for choristers for poignant Christmas memorial

Organisers of a festive remembrance event are appealing for choristers to provide some musical accompaniment to the event.

Police Community Engagement Day

The police are hosting a community engagement event at Macclesfield Academy on Monday (November 3).

Relatives fundraise to purchase 'life changing' seat for disabled youngster

Five-year-old Ellie Thorley's condition also means she can't sit at the same table as her parents and brother and sister.

Family and friends gather to pay tribute to 'shining star' Naomi Hulme

Cystic Fibrosis sufferer Naomi, 22, died a fortnight ago while waiting for a double lung transplant.

Inspector to speak on future homes plan for town

Planning inspector Stephen Pratt will soon give his views on the Local Plan which says where development will happen until 2030.

New rail link to HS2 could cut journey times

Council leader Michael Jones says the connection announced this week is good news for Macclesfield.

Poets take to the stage for one-off show

Jo Bell and Ailsa Holland will perform poetry inspired by Pink Floyd and Dylan Thomas at the Under Silk Wood event.

Stroke survivor Fiona shares her story

A woman has spoken of her terrifying health battle after surviving a stroke.

MP’s call for action on plan

Mr Rutley says 'The regeneration of the town centre is taking too long'.

Shoplifters pay for CCTV

Tesco is seeking compensation from thieves Sarah Cox, 43, and Greig Wilson, 38.

Young mum loses battle with illness

Naomi Hulme, 22, died just a week after sharing her story in the Macclesfield Express.

Watch: Sweet success for children at charity chocolate event

Kids in Alderley Edge took part in fun chocolate pizza making workshop in aid of East Cheshire Hospice.

More sports stars from the town are revealed

The Express has chosen three more athletes to add to our hall of sporting fame.

Preacher falls from heaven for farewell

Julia Jones was asked by skydiver Asa Murphy if she would help give his late mum a fitting farewell by holding an airborne service 8,000ft above the earth.

Cash boost for war graves project

Cheshire East council has handed the money to the Macclesfield War Graves Project to help repair 83 war graves.

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Family and friends gather to pay tribute to 'shining star' Naomi Hulme

Watch: Sweet success for children at charity chocolate event

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

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