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Call For Evidence On Cat Microchipping To Be Launched

To highlight the importance of all cat owners ensuring that their much-loved family pets are microchipped, Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, visited the local branch of Cats Protection at Foxwood Farm Cattery, in Lower Withington, ahead of a planned call for evidence on making microchipping compulso

Sheepdog Trials Raise Funds For Local Charities

Six local charities have once again benefitted from generous donations from the Macclesfield Sheepdog Trials Association, and Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, was on hand to help present the cheques, totalling £2,400, to the nominated organisations.

70th Rose Queen Festival Blooms In Lower Withington

Lower Withington’s Rose Day was an extra special event this year, as it marked 70 years since the village’s first Rose Queen was crowned, and local MP, David Rutley, joined residents for this much-loved community tradition and crown this year’s Rose Queen.

Full Steam Ahead For Anniversary Of Former Railway

To commemorate the approaching 150th anniversary of the opening of the former Macclesfield, Bollington and Marple Railway (MBMR), local MP, David Rutley, attended a special ceremony for the unveiling of a blue plaque at the site of the line's old Middlewood Higher railway station, now on the Midd

Top Marks For St Alban's First Aid Training

St Alban's Catholic Pre-School in Macclesfield has received strong endorsement of its child safety arrangements in receiving 'Millie's Mark', a voluntary-led award that shows a childcare setting is going above and beyond the minimum requirements in paediatric care.

Banking Protocol Hits The Right Notes

Consumer protection was the key focus when local MP, David Rutley, visited Lloyd's Bank branch in Macclesfield, to learn more about its participation in the Banking Protocol scheme, which brings together banks, law enforcement agencies and government, to help tackle fraud.

Strong Support For Armed Forces Day

To mark Armed Forces Day 2019 on Saturday 29th June, local MP, David Rutley, joined many local residents to watch the parade of local veterans and cadets from across local communities through Macclesfield town centre.

'The Time Is Now' To Tackle Climate Change

‘The Time is Now’ was the strong message local MP, David Rutley, heard when he met with a group of constituents from Macclesfield, at a mass lobby of Parliament on Wednesday 26th June, which called on Members of Parliament to take urgent action on the natural environment and climate change.

Macclesfield MP Supports Action On Veterans' Hearing Loss

Local MP, David Rutley, has given his backing to the Veterans Hearing Fund, at a meeting with Ms Clare Kewney, Chief Executive of Veterans Hearing Support, one of a number of organisations that is working to help deliver the Fund.