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Local Dignitaries Join Macclesfield Samaritans For Opening Ceremony

The opening of Samaritans of Macclesfield & District’s new premises at 9, King Edward Street saw local dignitaries join branch supporters and listening volunteers as multiple world and Olympic track cycling champion, Sir Chris Hoy MBE and branch director, George Blackledge cut the green ribbo

MP welcomes new Kickstart Scheme for young people

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, has welcomed the new Kickstart scheme and has urged employers in and around Macclesfield to find out more, sign up to the scheme and help more young people into work to mark the launch of the initiative.

Bridgend Centre goes on building bridges in community

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, recently met Ms Rebecca Lea, Centre Manager, to thank her and the staff and volunteer team for the vital work that the Bridgend Centre has been doing on behalf of local residents in and around Bollington during the coronavirus pandemic.

Forest Distillery's Spirited Success Story

Local MP, David Rutley, was recently invited to meet with Mr Karl and Mrs Lindsay Bond, owners of the award-winning Forest Distillery, to learn more about recent successful developments with their business.

Macclesfield MP Says Be ‘Peak District Proud’

David Rutley MP has added his support to the #PeakDistrictProud campaign, after lockdown easing has seen visitors flock to the Peak District National Park. This is a particular priority over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

MP welcomes positive progress on Scams Awareness Project

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, recently met with Sally Wilson, Project Manager at Age UK Cheshire East, to review the positive progress being made with the new Older Persons Scams Awareness and Aftercare Project.

MP welcomes “Eat Out To Help Out”

Local MP, David Rutley, today visited a popular local country pub, The Windmill in Whiteley Green, to help promote the start of the new “Eat Out To Help Out” scheme, which will give people in local communities and across the country 50 per cent off their restaurant bills in August.

Poynton Relief Road Gets Green Light

Having actively campaigned for many years for the Poynton Relief Road, local MP, David Rutley, and local Poynton Councillors have strongly welcomed the news that work will start on this much-needed infrastructure project in the autumn.

Digital Jobs Fair - “Cheshire Works 4 U”

Local MP, David Rutley, recently met with the Macclesfield Jobcentre Plus team to discuss steps being taken to strengthen the local economy and to help jobseekers in our area to find employment opportunities, including the recent, successful “Cheshire Works 4 U” digital job fair event.