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Macclesfield: Climate activists walking London to Glasgow for COP26 will stop in our town next week

Posted: 22.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



Climate activists who are walking 404 miles to the COP26 climate conference, will stop in Macclesfield on Tuesday. Camino to COP26, who describe t...

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Macclesfield will still pay for towns with free parking as committee votes against paid car parking proposals

Posted: 22.09.21 by Belinda Ryan, Local Democracy Reporter & Alexander Greensmith  Local News



Macclesfield carparks will continue to be a 'cashcow' for Cheshire East, which fund free carparks in other towns, as councillors narrowly vote...

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Vital road shut between Congleton and Macclesfield today

Posted: 22.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



The A536 will be shut between Congleton and Macclesfield today. It will be closed for two nights, commencing at 7pm this Wednesday September 22. ...

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Macclesfield 83-year-old to run two marathons in a week for The Christie

Posted: 21.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



An Macclesfield great-grandad is running two marathons just one week apart - to raise vital funds for The Christie Macclesfield. Harry Newton (83)...

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Macclesfield Cenotaph remembers our war dead on 100th anniversary

Posted: 21.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



A Macclesfield First World War memorial turns 100 today. Macclesfield Cenotaph, located on Park Green, was first erected on September 21 1921. ...

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Macclesfield protestors demand UK leave fossil fuel treaty before COP26

Posted: 20.09.21 by Alex Greensmith Local News



Local climate protestors assembled in Macclesfield at the weekend to demand the UK exit a controversial treaty that allows big fossil fuel polluters t...

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Bosley: Drug raid arrests two in sleepy Macclesfield parish

Posted: 20.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



More drugs are off Macclesfield streets, after an altercation in a village not known for drug crime. The civil parish of Bosley, which has just ove...

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Less than a month to sign up for Macclesfield Bikeathon

Posted: 20.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



Postponed in 2020 due to the Pandemic, the fundraising Macclesfield Bikeathon is back. The go-your-own pace cycling event promises to be a fab day...

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Barnaby Festival is after a new chairperson to secure the Macclesfield event's future

Posted: 18.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



Macclesfield Barnaby Festival is seeking a new Chair, or Co-Chairs, to take on leadership of this festival arts charity. Are you excited by arts &...

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Macclesfield Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club expands ahead of Remembrance Day

Posted: 18.09.21 by Alexander Greensmith Local News



A Macclesfield Breakfast Club has invited current and former veterans of our armed forces to a growing support group. Macclesfield Armed Forces an...

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