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Young director's tragedy inspires first film

Millie Ralston , from Pott Shrigley, has made a poignant film about the affects of cancer.

Appeal: Was this picture taken on VE day in Macclesfield?

Ken Sparkes, 87, wants to know more about this picture discoverd by a family friend.

Macclesifeld hospice director said damning report on end of life care is wake up call

Mike Pyrah, director at East Cheshire Hospice in Maccelsfield, has said the hospice can help with issues around poor end of life care.

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Young director's tragedy inspires first film

Millie Ralston , from Pott Shrigley, has made a poignant film about the affects of cancer.

Appeal: Was this picture taken on VE day in Macclesfield?

Ken Sparkes, 87, wants to know more about this picture discoverd by a family friend.

Macclesifeld hospice director said damning report on end of life care is wake up call

Mike Pyrah, director at East Cheshire Hospice in Maccelsfield, has said the hospice can help with issues around poor end of life care.

Celebrities Rory Mcllroy and Take That's Howard Donald show support to children with fatal illness

Man Utd's Ryan Giggs, Olly Murs, John Bishop and Coronation Street's Ryan Thomas also back the Ollie's Army campaign for Ollie and Amelia Carroll

Macclesfield silk returns to town centre shop

John Douglas Menswear has teamed up with RA Smarts Silk Mill in Bollington to sell locally woven silk on the Macclesifeld high street for the first time in decades

Bonnie Prince Charlie's visit to Macclesfield to be brought back to life

A special event will recall his two stays at the town in 1745

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Live: Macclesfield Town Council's first meeting

Our reporter Stuart Greer will be bringing you live updates from the meeting, which is being held at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm.

New Macclesfeld Town Council set to meet after ballot box blunder

Councillors will meet at Macclesfield Town Hall tonight at 7pm after the election results were confirmed

CONSTRUCTIVE... Dr Paul Bowen

Health matters: Seize the opportunity to take better care of yourself

With Dr Paul Bowen, a GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and executive chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Macclesfield charity bids for £10k funding

An organisation which wants to help vulnerable people back into education and work is calling for your vote to help it win vital funding.

Macclesfield Hospital ordered to improve

The Care Quality Commission found staff shortages and cleanliness issues

Man jailed after vicious single punch which left young dad unable to smile or kiss girlfriend

Stephen Cannon, 28, punched Daniel Lyne after a night out in Macclesfield and left him unconscious in the street.

Warning after girl assaulted in bogus taxi

The 18-year-old was attacked on Water Lane

Landlords appeal for missing A-board

The illustrated advertising was taken from outside The Queens Arms in Bosley

Ballot box to be reopened after blunder

Council bosses will analyse the votes for Macclesfield Town Council's south ward in private tomorrow

Videos & Photos

In Pictures: Young footballers show team spirit at school competition

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Singing group hits the right note for people with Dementia

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