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Man jailed for historic sex assault on child

Nicholas Henshall, 42, from Macclesfield, was also convicted of possessing thousands of indecent images of children

Macclesfield Museum's oldest painting set to make a comeback

The 500 year old painting of Nuremburg is to be put back on display thanks to a grant

Former football star opens school defibrillator after inspiring pupils

Children at Adlington Primary School decided they needed to fundraise for a defibrillator after meeting Fabrice Muamba

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Man jailed for historic sex assault on child

Nicholas Henshall, 42, from Macclesfield, was also convicted of possessing thousands of indecent images of children

Macclesfield Museum's oldest painting set to make a comeback

The 500 year old painting of Nuremburg is to be put back on display thanks to a grant

Former football star opens school defibrillator after inspiring pupils

Children at Adlington Primary School decided they needed to fundraise for a defibrillator after meeting Fabrice Muamba

Bollington residents urged to have their say on future planning in the town

The team behind Bollington Neighbourhood Plan wants as many people as possible to fill in its questionnaire with their thoughts

Family raise £1,000s to see permanent tribute to much-loved grandmother

Margaret Hughes, from Pott Shrigley, died five years ago and campaigned for breast cancer services and treatments

Mulberry Bush punters raise £1,000s for soldiers charity

Regulars are the Mulberry Bush, in Macclesfeild, are holding a series of events to raise money for the cause

Man admits historic indecent assault of a child

Nicholas Henshall, 42, from Macclesfield, also pleaded guilty to possession of almost 3,000 indecent images of children.

Businesses urged to stand up and be counted in spectacular awards event

The North East Cheshire Business Awards is back for a fifth year, celebrating the creme de la creme of the business world across Macclesfield, Wilmslow, Knutsford, and everything in between.

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

Paralympic cyclist appeal for new leg

Colin Lynch, from Macclesfield, wants your help to buy a new carbon cycling leg to compete at Rio 2016

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.

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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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