Safeguarding Local Health Services

Our local NHS doctors, nurses and support staff have played a vital role in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. I welcome the £2.1 million investment in the Intensive Care Unit at Macclesfield Hospital and the opening of The Christie Cancer Centre at the hospital.


Major Investment Continues At Macclesfield Hospital

As we recently celebrated the NHS’ 75th Anniversary, Macclesfield Hospital continues its re-investment programme with the re-opening of the much-valued Maternity Unit and the unveiling of the brand-new Elective Treatment Centre.

Celebrating Local Pharmacist’s Success

Well-respected local pharmacist, Andrew Hodgson, owner of Andrews Pharmacy in Macclesfield, has been appointed a Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society in recognition of his remarkable contribution in supporting the local coronavirus vaccination programme and his wider work in the community.

Middlewood Partnership Continues To Deliver For Patients

The Middlewood Partnership, which has brought together four local GP surgeries to deliver more joined-up and effective care for patients, continues to go from strength to strength, as local MP, David Rutley, saw on a recent visit, alongside two of the practice’s GP partners, Dr Paul Bowen and Dr

Big Old Survey Seeks To Make Big Difference

Age UK Cheshire East has launched a “Big Old Survey”, to take the temperature among older people in the area and build up a better picture of their wants and needs.

Local NHS Staff Recognised In National Awards

The hard work, dedication and public service of staff at Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP), our local mental health services provider, has once again been recognised in the annual NHS Parliamentary Awards.

New Mental Health Facilities On Track

Local MP, David Rutley, has welcomed progress towards delivering new facilities to keep important inpatient mental health beds for adults and older people in Macclesfield, having campaigned on this vital issue for many months.