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12:00, 23 OCT 2013
Finalists singled out for business prizes
The annual awards, now in its third year, celebrate the success and talent of businesses in east Cheshire.
New generation to honour our fallen
Fears have been raised that the graves of many of the 84 soldiers who lost their lives in the two world wars and are buried in the town are being neglected
Cheshire East Council
Council unveils new blueprint for Macclesfield - including new Lyme Green site
The latest copy of Cheshire East’s Local Plan – which earmarks development over 20 years – shows changes from an earlier draft consulted on in the new year.
Drugs giant AstraZeneca will create jobs as plans approved
The new manufacturing plant, which will make and distribute prescription medicines, has the potential to create an additional 36 jobs.
Please join our school to help stop it closing
Nether Alderley Pre-school, on Bradford Lane, needs more children to sign up to start this September because only five of 15 places have so far been filled.
Top researchers bring work to AstraZeneca
Experts from Cancer Research UK and Manchester University are to use specialist screening facilities at the site near Alderley Edge, to see if a potential medicine they have produced could be used to fight cancer.
Macclesfield town redevelopment
Macclesfield split over plans to transform centre
The debate over a new £90m leisure and shopping development has been hotting up as votes flood in for our readers' referendum
100 jobs created at AstraZeneca cuts site
Liverpool-based Redx Pharma's new venture will create 120 jobs at the site, with a further 28 specialist roles expected to be created within the wider supply chain
Cheshire East Council
Entries invited for Macclesfield and Wilmslow Business Awards 2013
Businesses and other organisations are invited to enter the Macclesfield and Wilmslow Business Awards, which recognise the area’s high fliers in a variety of categories
‘Hands off our green belt’
Hands off our green belt was the main message at a public meeting attended by more than 100 residents.
AstraZeneca's Macclesfield site under investigation in the US
US attorney general's office launches probe of the Hurdsfield plant
George Osborne MP
George Osborne: We're working to secure a future at drugs giant AstraZeneca
MP George Osborne has revealed his determination to transform Alderley Park into a state-of-the-art science hub.
If there’s ever a time to stand up, this is it
Let us not fool ourselves – the loss of 2,200 jobs from AstraZeneca’s Alderley Park is a major blow to our region.
Planned job losses at AstraZeneca will impact on all of us
The proposed redundancies at AstraZeneca are a wake-up call for all of us. We have relied on AZ for too long.
AstraZeneca deal needs to apply to all its employees
AstraZeneca has a proud employment record, as do GMB union workers who have never held a strike in the firm’s history.
AstraZeneca co-operates with Saddam regime probe
AstraZeneca is handing over documents to the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) as part of an investigation into alleged bribes paid out to Saddam Hussein’s deposed Iraqi regime.
More jobs are under at Hurdsfield AZ site
MORE jobs are being axed by AstraZeneca – plunging employees at the Macclesfield site into fresh doubts about their future.
PHARMACEUTICAL giant AstraZeneca celebrates its 50th anniversary at Alderley Park this week marking half a century of scientific research on the site.
AstraZeneca’s future back in the spotlight
WORKERS at the town’s AstraZeneca plant face yet more uncertainty after plans were revealed to outsource manufacturing.
More major job losses feared
AN AXE hovers over Macclesfield workers after AstraZeneca announced they are shedding a further 4,600 jobs worldwide.
Job losses are feared at Alderley Park
AN AXE hovers over staff at Alderley Park after AstraZeneca announced they are cutting a further 4,600 jobs worldwide.
Another blow for town as Mill Street McDonald’s announces closure
Macclesfield has received a further blow to its economy as another retail outlet is about to close its doors for the final time.
Queen's honours for two
A DIRECTOR at AstraZeneca and a retired magistrate from Over Alderley were among those in the Queen's Birthday Honours list last weekend.
No guarantee for staff at Alderley Park as AstraZeneca axes jobs
AS PHARMACEUTICAL giant AstraZeneca announced 3,000 shock job cuts worldwide, the borough's biggest employer was unable to guarantee the future of its workforce at Alderley Park.