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How to sign up as a Red Cross volunteer in Macclesfield to support the community this winter

Posted: 19.10.21 by Sunil Peck Local News



The British Red Cross is working to harness the power of kindness shown in Macclesfield over the last 18 months as it looks to build on the surge of c...

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Crowdfunder to take Macclesfield Repair Café to the next level

Posted: 19.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



There is great news for sustainability in Macclesfield, as the newly-formed Repair Café have launched a crowdfunder. After a successful start to ...

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Borough council urged to not 'fire and rehire' ahead of Macclesfield meeting

Posted: 19.10.21 by Belinda Ryan, Local Democracy Reporter  Local News



Two Cheshire East councillors are seeking assurances the council won’t use fire and rehire as an employer, and it won’t employ contractors who use...

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Macclesfield MP supports recruitment drive for our town's hospitality businesses

Posted: 19.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



Macclesfield's parliamentarian is encouraging more of us to work in the hospitality sector. Our town's MP David Rutley, is actively workin...

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Macclesfield: Another national award for Hurdsfield takeaway Achaari

Posted: 19.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



A Macclesfield takeaway have won their second national award in as many months. Having already been crowned by the Asian Takeaway Awards at the Be...

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Macclesfield households can claim for food and utilities vouchers ahead of tough winter

Posted: 19.10.21 by Belinda Ryan, Local Democracy Reporter & Alexander Greensmith  Local News



Cheshire East Council has been allocated £2.2m of government funding to help provide food and essentials for vulnerable households over the winter mo...

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Part-time policeman from Macclesfield commended for service during pandemic

Posted: 19.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



A part-time police officer from Macclesfield has been commended for his dedication to public service during the pandemic, even when he wasn't supp...

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'Strictly' comes to Macclesfield as dance professional teaches town fancy footwork

Posted: 18.10.21 by Deborah Bowyer and Alexander Greensmith Local News



Dance professional, Mark Farrugia, used to drive a security van round Cheshire delivering money to banks and building societies. Now the Maltese-bo...

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Music of Macclesfield: Peaks video for Megan Dixon Hood's single 'Third Lung'

Posted: 18.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



A Bollington musician has released a cinematic video filmed close to Macclesfield. Megan Dixon Hood (26) has released the four-minute video for [I...

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Award for snow rescue Macclesfield coppers who saved 22 lives

Posted: 18.10.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



Macclesfield police officers have been commended for a life-threatening rescue which saw saving multiple snow-trapped cars earlier this year. Duri...

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