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Police appeal after attempted ram raid on Co-op

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted ram raid at the Co-op on London Road.

Woman with 'great potential' found hanged after making a 3am distress call

Lynn Whittaker, 42, was found dead at home at Ivy House, Macclesfield, after leaving a message on her care workers' answerphone

Bosley Reservoir to be modernised

The reservoir will be drained to just 10 percent of its capiacity while work takes place

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Police appeal after attempted ram raid on Co-op

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted ram raid at the Co-op on London Road.

Woman with 'great potential' found hanged after making a 3am distress call

Lynn Whittaker, 42, was found dead at home at Ivy House, Macclesfield, after leaving a message on her care workers' answerphone

Bosley Reservoir to be modernised

The reservoir will be drained to just 10 percent of its capiacity while work takes place

Macclesfield wedding brawl: Bride's 'dream day was ruined' by fight says family member

Up to 10 police cars and a riot van were sent and officers were injured trying to break up a fight between 'about six to eight people' at the Hollin Hall Country House Hotel on Sunday

Ten police cars and a riot van involved as wedding is abandoned after massive brawl at Kerridge hotel

Police suffered injuries trying to break up the large scale fight at Hollin Hall Hotel

Mother praises Samaritans for saving life of suicidal son

In a moving letter the woman said the conversation with a volunteer at the charity changed his mind.

Watch: amazing footage of Queen's visit to Macclesfield in 1949

The film has crowds lining the streets to welcome the then-princess.

Wedding ends in massive brawl

Police suffered injuries trying to break up the large-scale fight at Hollin Hall Hotel in Bollington

Appeal to name mystery men in old photographs?

Photographer Steven Williamson snapped the men in Macclesfield in the 1970s and is trying to trace them or their relatives.

National Sheepdog trials head to Sutton

The best sheepdogs and their handlers will descend on Sutton for a national competition.

Jailed: ‘Predatory’ robbers who threatened a boy with imitation gun and knife

Daniel McHugh and Ryan Woolley were jailed for six and four years respectively for the terrifying attack.

Macclesfield to remember the Gallipoli campaign

The events will include lectures and services of remembrance

Appeal to find last three names from Macclesfield war memorial

Of the 667 names on the Macclesfield war memorial, there were only three Harry couldn't trace

Wife's brave wing walk in memory of husband

Bollington resident Chan Spratt did the challenge to raise money for Marie Curie in memory of husband Ron.

Bravery of Macclesfield's WW2 pilots revealed in new book

Eric Bann and Dennis Armitage were Macclesfield’s unsung heroes in the Battle of Britain.

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Watch: amazing footage of Queen's visit to Macclesfield in 1949

Appeal to name mystery men in old photographs?

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