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Pride for Ryder Cup winner Jamie who started his career in Macclesfield

Macclesfield Golf Club was packed with fans to see vice president Jamie Donaldson score the winning point for Europe.

Man jailed for cannabis farm found above high street

Hung Tran, 23, was jailed for ten months for his part in the farm worth up to £820,000 above a shop on Chestergate.

Man jailed for cannabis farm found above high street

Hung Tran, 23, was jailed for ten months for his part in the farm worth up to £820,000 above a shop on Chestergate.

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Pride for Ryder Cup winner Jamie who started his career in Macclesfield

Macclesfield Golf Club was packed with fans to see vice president Jamie Donaldson score the winning point for Europe.

Social media aficionados called to enter business awards

Top tweeters and facebook devotees are encouraged to enter their businesses into the North East Cheshire Business Awards.

Man jailed for cannabis farm found above high street

Hung Tran, 23, was jailed for ten months for his part in the farm worth up to £820,000 above a shop on Chestergate.

Man jailed for cannabis farm found above high street

Hung Tran, 23, was jailed for ten months for his part in the farm worth up to £820,000 above a shop on Chestergate.

Rail chaos after woman taken to safety off viaduct

Trains to Macclesfield and Wilmslow were cancelled after the woman was spotted on the Stockport Viaduct this morning.

Macclesfield Magistrates Court

Sex offender shame of voyeur

Joseph Bottoms, 27, from Macclesfield, has been placed on the Sex Offenders’ Register for five years after he was caught committing a lewd act outside her neighbour’s house.

Hundreds take on Macclesfield half-marathon

Search for every runner's name on the full list of runners in the Macclesfield half marathon, 5k race and junior fun run

Town hall row ends with brawl with police

A court heard Kristoffer Groot 'lost the plot' after an argument with a Cheshire East Council employee at Macclesfield Town Hall. The 33-year-old from Poynton then grappled with police officers and hit one in the face, causing a cut below his eye.

We’re jammin’ – Oxfam music festival to take over the town

Oxjam Macclesfield is from Friday, October 17, to Sunday, October 19. The venues for the Macclesfield takeover are Mash Guru, Kiva Club, The Swan with Two Necks, Toast Bar and The Porters Prince of Wales.

In pictures: The circus comes to town

Crowds will be treated to high-flying delights as performers from across Europe dazzle Wilmslow with acrobatics, treacherous high-wire feats and the menacing wheel of death.

Lib Dem stalwart defects to Tories

Ainsley Arnold was a chief member of the party for 15 years on both Macclesfield Borough Council and Cheshire East Council.But after becoming increasingly unhappy at the party's policies he has quit to join the Conservatives.

Petition to save ‘vital’ care home

A petition calling on leaders to keep care home open was launched by Macclesfield Labour councillors earlier this month

Author seeks the right voice

Lorna Riley is looking for a narrator for her first self-published book: ‘Sir Nibbles, The Famouse Cupboard Raider Extraordinaire’

Runners get under starter’s orders for annual half marathon

More than 800 runners will take part in Sunday's half marathon

Cheshire Building Society leaves town with Nationwide rebrand

The branch on Castle Street in Macclesfield will become a Nationwide as the Cheshire name disappears from the high street.

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