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Troubled builder overdosed on medication

Daniel Sopiela, 34, from Macclesfield, died after taking too much anxiety medication

Is Lionel Messi a huge Joy Division fan?

The Barcelona star is best known for his skills on the pitch... but appears to have a soft spot for a top Macclesfield band.

Students' designs hit the catwalk for final show

Students at Macclesfield College showed off their skills with the end of year showcase.

Macclesfield family fun day in aid of autism

The fun day will raise money for Space4Autism, based on Lowe Street.

Prestbury residents to vote on loos' future

Voting for the future of the closed public toilets at Bridge Green closes on July 22.

Raging husband torched wedding dress

James Ratcliffe, 35, from Macclesfield, burnt the garment after a furious row

Health Matters: Thank you to all fundraisers

Term-time holiday fines soar

Dozens of parents in Macclesfield have been given fixed penalty notices for taking their children out of school

Former Corrie star Charlie Lawson releases single

Charlie who owns Prestbury Village Farm shop is aiming for chart glory

Councillors back parents' campaign against free bus cuts

More than 100 parents and pupils attended a council meeting at Sandbach Town Hall on Tuesday.

Community in shock after woman dies in freak boat accident

Margaret Sanderson, 80, died after falling into the Macclesfield Canal at Lyme Green and becoming trapped beneath the boat.

Don't compromise security in hot weather

Cheshire Police is urging the public to keep their homes secure to avoid sneak-in burlgaries.

Resident gets court order to stop developer building homes on Bollington flood plain

Liz Thomas fears her home will flood if the build goes ahead and has sought a Judicial Review.

Mystery of Cat and Fiddle car crash

A car flipped on its roof on Buxton New Road in Macclesfield. But nothing is known of the driver or passengers.

Patients survey puts Macclesfield GPs in good health

Macclesfield GPs have been praised in a nationwide survey

Videos & Photos

This week's Time-trip pictures follow a sporting theme

Celebrity match for emergency crews which helped after Bosley explosion

In Pictures: 15,000 at first Bluedot festival at Jodrell Bank


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