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Town is sparkling after more than 40,000 blobs of chewing gum are cleaned off the streets

Workers used high-pressured jet washers to clear the sticky mess from Macclesfield streets

Man who threatened to stab himself in front of murder victim's mum has avoided prison

David Daley, 45,the partner of Madeline Fletcher, whose son Zain Sailsman was murdered in Macclesfield, threatened to kill himself in her garden.

Hungry thief committed two burglaries in just TEN minutes

William Thornton said he stole to eat after problems with his benefits being paid

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Town is sparkling after more than 40,000 blobs of chewing gum are cleaned off the streets

Workers used high-pressured jet washers to clear the sticky mess from Macclesfield streets

Man who threatened to stab himself in front of murder victim's mum has avoided prison

David Daley, 45,the partner of Madeline Fletcher, whose son Zain Sailsman was murdered in Macclesfield, threatened to kill himself in her garden.

Hungry thief committed two burglaries in just TEN minutes

William Thornton said he stole to eat after problems with his benefits being paid

Dad's marathon effort to say thanks for daughter's care

Daniel Brownhill is running the Manchester Marathon to raise money for the Manchester Children's Hospital which cared for his daughter

Tireless Elsie raises £1,000s for Christie

Elsie Oldfield has spent the last few years dedicating her time to fundraising for The Christie cancer hospital

Police helicopter spotted flying above streets of Macclesfield

It has been revealed why the police chopper was said to be flying  'extremely low' by eyewitnesses

Hollywood heavyweight throws weight behind Silkmen

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has pledged his allegiance to Macclesfield Town ahead of two huge games for the club

Man admits Mill Street GBH in court

Stephen Cannon pleaded guilty and will now be sentenced next month

Hearing impaired youngsters enjoy a matchday visit to the Moss

The children were treated to training sessions with Macclesfield Town FC's coaches

Talking Newspaper in fresh appeal for editor

Volunteers record an audio version of the Express which is sent free to blind and visually impaired people in Macclesfield

In pictures: Photographer lands trophy after public pick his image as exhibition favourite

The award-winner had to go to some amazing lengths to get this incredible image

Brothers report snake took a bite out of football at playing field

The boys say they spotted the snake in the field at the Fermain Youth Centre in Macclesfield.

Oliver! Comes to town

The fantastic Bollington light Opera Group (BLOG) is performing Oliver! in May

New events in memory of Joy Division's Ian Curtis

An exhibition and play will both examine the Maxonian band's legacy.

Investigation launched after man admitted to hospital with chest wound

There were reports of a man bleeding at All Hallows School and crime scene investigators attended the location.

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Town is sparkling after more than 40,000 blobs of chewing gum are cleaned off the streets

In pictures: Photographer lands trophy after public pick his image as exhibition favourite

Farmer counts cost of sheep stolen from his field

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