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Appeal after suspected road rage attack

Hayley Burgess, 20, from Macclesfield, claims a male motorist drove at her after a row

Jogger stabbed in chest during attempted robbery

The 35-year-old victim was attacked by two men on Macclesfield Canal.

Mystery surrounds big cat sighting

Sheila Foster claims she saw a brown-grey animal the size of a dog with a long tail on Moss Lane in Macclesfield.

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Appeal after suspected road rage attack

Hayley Burgess, 20, from Macclesfield, claims a male motorist drove at her after a row

Jogger stabbed in chest during attempted robbery

The 35-year-old victim was attacked by two men on Macclesfield Canal.

Mystery surrounds big cat sighting

Sheila Foster claims she saw a brown-grey animal the size of a dog with a long tail on Moss Lane in Macclesfield.

No laughing matter: stark warning to children over laughing gas craze

Young people are inhaling nitrous oxide and dumping silver cannisters all over Macclesfield

Macclesfield fashion student shares her passion at Houses of Parliament

Imogen Pruthi, who is studying fashion at Macclesfield College, went down to London as part of the 'I  Stood Up' event

In pictures: Wildboarclough Rose Queen Fete and Fell Race

The event at Crag Hall Gardens saw the rose queen procession, annual fell race, pet show and a whole host of family attractions.

Young director's tragedy inspires first film

Millie Ralston , from Pott Shrigley, has made a poignant film about the affects of cancer.

Appeal: Was this picture taken on VE day in Macclesfield?

Ken Sparkes, 87, wants to know more about this picture discoverd by a family friend.

Macclesfield hospice director said damning report on end of life care is wake up call

Mike Pyrah, director at East Cheshire Hospice in Macclesfield, has said the hospice can help with issues around poor end of life care.

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Celebrities Rory Mcllroy, Take That's Howard Donald and even Downton Abbey's Mrs Patmore show support to children with fatal illness

Man Utd's Ryan Giggs, Lesley Nicol, Olly Murs, John Bishop and Coronation Street's Ryan Thomas also back the Ollie's Army campaign for Ollie and Amelia Carroll

Macclesfield silk returns to town centre shop

John Douglas Menswear has teamed up with RA Smarts Silk Mill in Bollington to sell locally woven silk on the Macclesifeld high street for the first time in decades

Bonnie Prince Charlie's visit to Macclesfield to be brought back to life

A special event will recall his two stays at the town in 1745

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Live: Macclesfield Town Council's first meeting

Our reporter Stuart Greer will be bringing you live updates from the meeting, which is being held at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm.

New Macclesfeld Town Council set to meet after ballot box blunder

Councillors will meet at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm after the election results were confirmed

CONSTRUCTIVE... Dr Paul Bowen

Health matters: Seize the opportunity to take better care of yourself

With Dr Paul Bowen, a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

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In pictures: Wildboarclough Rose Queen Fete and Fell Race

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Celebrities Rory Mcllroy, Take That's Howard Donald and even Downton Abbey's Mrs Patmore show support to children with fatal illness

In Pictures: Young footballers show team spirit at school competition

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