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Drama School brothers scoop clutch of prizes at drama school contest

Joss and Isaac Abbs-Brown won ten first prizes between them.

Bosley man Mark Davis to take on Gritstone Trail for Autism Inclusive

Mark wants to raise £300 before taking on the challenge in July

Macclesfield pictures from days gone by

We've teamed up with Macclesfield Library and the Cheshire Image Bank to share more old photographs from the archives

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Drama School brothers scoop clutch of prizes at drama school contest

Joss and Isaac Abbs-Brown won ten first prizes between them.

Bosley man Mark Davis to take on Gritstone Trail for Autism Inclusive

Mark wants to raise £300 before taking on the challenge in July

Macclesfield pictures from days gone by

We've teamed up with Macclesfield Library and the Cheshire Image Bank to share more old photographs from the archives

Concerns raised over car parking in Macclesfield's new town plan

Business owners say the loss of town centre car parks will cause more problems for drivers

Daughter caught in Tunisian terror attack

Poynton dad Glenn Leathley has spoken of his relief after his daughter survived the terrorist attack in Tunisia.

Respite services at Hollins View will close following council vote

Cheshire East Council warned Macclesfield's Local Plan may have to be scrapped

Planning inspector Stephen Pratt tellls officials they may to start again if proposed changes are deemed 'too large'

Macclesfield man rescued from a fire was armed with deadly homemade ‘bombs’, a court heard

Ian Whyatt, 46, loaded fireworks with nails before deliberately starting a fire at his home on London Road

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Family 'absolutely devastated' by death of dad who was trying to save children from sea

Jason North, 42, was the brother-in-law of Robert Hart who died after being punched at a festival

Tributes paid to drummer and scrap dealer Geoff Ward

Geoff, 84, from Macclesfield, lost his battle with cancer on June 22

Residents anger over drunken youths making park a no-go area

Questionnaires have been sent to residents after police confirmed 'a number of' anti-social behaviour incidents had been reported.

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Police name Macclesfield man who died after getting into difficulty in sea in South Wales

Jason North, 42, had been on holiday with his wife and two children

Revellers flock to Langley Village for the annual fete

The Langley Village Fete, in Macclesfield, included a dog show, real ales, barbecue and fell race.

Wincle Beer Festival goes down a treat with punters

More than 500 revellers spent the weekend drinking and eating at the inaugural Wincle Beer Festival, near Macclesfield, which took place over the weekend.

Man, 42, from Macclesfield dies attempting to rescue a child on the South Wales coast

The man was taken to hospital by air ambulance but later died

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Kings students shine at end of year ball

Revellers flock to Langley Village for the annual fete

Wincle Beer Festival goes down a treat with punters

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