Safeguarding Local Health Services

Good to receive confirmation that adult inpatient mental health beds will stay in Macclesfield rather than move to Chester, as initially proposed.


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.

Beech Hall School Dog Show Is Barking Success

Beech Hall School held a special charity dog show event recently, as part of its year-long programme of ambitious fundraising for local mental health charity, Papyrus.

Local MP Meets With New Cheshire Health Service Leader

At an introductory meeting, local MP, David Rutley, joined Clare Watson, the new Accountable Officer for the four Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), to discuss important health priorities for our area in the year ahead.