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Woman hurled racist abuse at policeman

Tyler Murray, 19, from Macclesfield, kicked the officer before verbally abusing him after a boozy night out

Poynton Relief Road plans submitted

The £30m scheme is aimed at relieving congestion around Poynton and boosting links to Macclesfield

Mum's emotional plea for council to rethink school bus

Francesca Wharton, whose husband Guy was killed in a road accidents, says kids are in danger under the council's proposals

Health Matters: Urology Awareness

With Dr Mike Clark, GP with High Street Surgery, Macclesfield, and NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) clinical lead for urology

Crash driver refused police test because of 'dislike of needles'

Aaron Riley, 34, crashed and overturned his car in Macclesfield, but refused to give blood to test alcohol level

Man wearing women's lingerie in the woods 'alarms' village

Police are on the hunt for the man, and they think the bizarre sighting is connected to other strange incidents in the area

Teenager was crushed as he tried to stop car from rolling

A coroners court heard that Kaden Gowers and his friend tried to stop the car rolling after the handbrake was 'inadvertently taken off'.

Cyclist's praise for good Samaritans

Steve Booth has thanked the people who stopped to help after he was in a collision on the Silk Road in Macclesfield

Drug dealers jailed after dumping drugs in Macclesfield police chase

Sadiq Al-Lami, 23, and Rois Cook, 28, flung five grammes split into 12 wraps onto a roundabout at McDonalds.

Thug punched girlfriend EIGHT times

Nigel Smith, 52, from Macclesfield assaulted his partner within hours of returning home from community service

UFO enthusiast says Macclesfield is alien 'hotspot'

Robert Hulse has studied UFOs for 36 years and runs a website on the subject.

Police defend record over new law to protect domestic violence victims

Cheshire Police has only prosecuted two offenders of using coercive and controlling behaviour in the first six months of the new law

Hospital vows to retrain staff after tragic death

Staff at Macclesfield Hospital failed to spot that Andrew Harlow had sepsis, an inquest heard

Council steps in to support care home after it was told to improve

Council officers and health bosses are monitoring care at Weston Park Care Home in Macclesfield.

Parents hit out at CCTV cameras on Middlewood Way

Parents fighting the withdrawal of a free bus service say the cameras are a waste of money

Videos & Photos

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Morris men and pampered pooches at Macclesfield Treacle Market

Hundreds pounds the streets for Macclesfield Half Marathon

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