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No action taken against council after breach of data rules

Human error meant that 300 e-mail addresses were shared with others, breaching the Data Protection Act.

In pictures: Children plant a field of poppies in First World War tribute

The stunning display was created by Marlborough Primary School in Macclesfield

Pictures: Young performers show their moves for Down's Syndrome awareness

Members from a youth group for children with Down’s Syndrome took part in break dancing, street dancing and cheerleading

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No action taken against council after breach of data rules

Human error meant that 300 e-mail addresses were shared with others, breaching the Data Protection Act.

In pictures: Children plant a field of poppies in First World War tribute

The stunning display was created by Marlborough Primary School in Macclesfield

Pictures: Young performers show their moves for Down's Syndrome awareness

Members from a youth group for children with Down’s Syndrome took part in break dancing, street dancing and cheerleading

Dream Home: Snap up this Macclesfield mansion with oak-beamed pool house for £2.75m

This ‘Graythwaite’ mansion is up for sale and it overlooks Prestbury Golf Course

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Police confirm bones found in town centre NOT human

Staff at the Silk Museum on Park Lane made the grim discovery this morning.

Funeral procession of former landlord to make final visit to pub

Keith Farrell, who ran the White Lion on Mill Street, Macclesfield, for 25 years, has died, aged 84.

Silkmen legend's son takes on 450 mile trek in dad's memory

Frank Beaumont was player-manager of the Silkmen when beat Telford Utd 2-0 in the first ever FA Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium.

Hundreds turn out to have their say on future of town centre

The meeting in Macclesfield was organised in the wake of Debenhams pulling out of the £90m Silk Street scheme

Before the bench: who's appeared at court recently?

Recent cases heard at South and East Cheshire Magistrates Courts

Council claims the net cost of Lyme Green is only £262k

It says that when all potential and actual savings and costs are factored in, the money spent will total £262,000.

Camera club's annual exhibition will ask public to choose trophy winner

Macclesfield Camera Club will launch its annual show at Macclesfield Library next Monday

Thief who avoided jail for stealing bikes will spend 15 years paying for crime

Daniel Lloyd, 23, stole bikes worth £3,700 from a house in Macclesfield. He is to pay back his victim at a rate of £20 a month.

Jockey who survived cancer gets gee up from fundraising family and friends

Gemma Garton, 32, from Macclesfield, and members of Team GG have raised £16,000 for cancer charities

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin tours Jodrell Bank

The second man to ever set foot on the moon was shown around the Lovell telescope in Macclesfield

Care campaign group ‘cannot get answers’

The Hands Off Hollins View group say that they are still no closer to knowing how or where respite care is to be provided in the future, despite sending a number of letters asking for information.

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In pictures: Children plant a field of poppies in First World War tribute

Pictures: Young performers show their moves for Down's Syndrome awareness

Dream Home: Snap up this Macclesfield mansion with oak-beamed pool house for £2.75m

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