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Exhibition centre set to open at Roe House

If funding is successful, organisers hope to open up Charles Roe House as a museum and visitor centre, with a whole floor dedicated to Joy Division

Extremely rare book to go on sale in Macclesfield

The Booke of the Martyrs dates back to the early 17th Century

Community relief as forest weddings plan scrapped

A licencing application to stage weddings in Macclesfield Forest has been withdrawn

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Exhibition centre set to open at Roe House

If funding is successful, organisers hope to open up Charles Roe House as a museum and visitor centre, with a whole floor dedicated to Joy Division

Extremely rare book to go on sale in Macclesfield

The Booke of the Martyrs dates back to the early 17th Century

Community relief as forest weddings plan scrapped

A licencing application to stage weddings in Macclesfield Forest has been withdrawn

Doubts over £90m redevelopment of Macclesfield town centre after Debenhams pulls out of scheme

Cheshire East Council says it is reviewing its relationship with developer Wilson Bowden after the high street chain said it will no longer be part of project

Woman in court for falsely claiming £7,000 in benefits

Bogumila Jeziorska, 34,claimed almost £7,000 in benefits more than she was entitled to.

Campaigners say bid to buy Curtis house is unlikely to succeed

Campaigners launched a crowd-funding site to raise £150,000 to purchase the terrace on Barton Street, Macclesfield

Tributes to pioneering cancer scientist

Barry Furr, 71, from Macclesfield, was chief scientist at AstraZeneca and was revered for his work on cancer drugs

Death of man hit by train not suspicious, say police

Emergency services were called to railway line near Alderley Edge just before 10am on Sunday

UK solar eclipse: Prof Brian Cox and Dara O'Briain to host Stargazing Live from Jodrell Bank during dramatic event

The show will be broadcast from the Macclesfield centre over three days, coinciding with the much-anticipated astronomical event on March 20

Concerned villagers to hold public meeting over plans for wedding venue in the forest

Residents in Langley are holding the meeting to discuss an application for music and alcohol in Macclesfield Forest.

Pub worker steals cancer charity cash after organising event

Evelyn Seymour pilfered the cash to pay her rent, a court heard.

Fury as fines given by hospital’s ParkingEye

The ParkingEye system electronically records the registration of vehicles entering and leaving the hospital site, and uses the data to enforce parking penalties.

Motion of no confidence against council leader fails

Tables turned as Coun Michael Jones instead sees motion in support of him passed by councillors

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Jailed: driver involved in TWO reckless high speed police chases

Andrew Riseley, 20, from Macclesfield, was locked up for eight months for dangerous driving.

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Live: Cheshire East council leader faces no confidence motion

The leader of Cheshire East Council Michael Jones is facing an attempt to pass a vote of no confidence in him at today's council meeting - live updates here

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Tributes to pioneering cancer scientist

UK solar eclipse: Prof Brian Cox and Dara O'Briain to host Stargazing Live from Jodrell Bank during dramatic event

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