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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

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 detectives identify eight witnesses after Crimewatch appeal to catch killer

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

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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

Voters urged to have a say

Ballot papers sent out to more than 50,000 residents in Macclesfield asking them if they back the creation of a new town council or seven smaller parish councils.

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.

Punters set to star at beer festival

The third Bollington Beer Festival will see more than 40 beers and 15 ciders from local and national brewers

Speak up about your green bins or lose out

Residents in Macclesfield have until tomorrow to speak up about Cheshire East Council’s garden waste collections or risk losing the service.

Zain's murderers face 27 years behind bars

Charlie Beadell, 22, and Ricky Jervis, 23, were found guilty of the murder of Zain Sailsman, 19, at Chester Crown Court last week.

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

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

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

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