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Local MPs Take Action On A6 Congestion

At a specially-arranged meeting, Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, joined Will Wragg MP, the Member of Parliament for neighbouring Hazel Grove, to discuss actions to help address problems facing local residents in Disley village in Cheshire East, and High Lane village in Stockport, with increased tr

Rotary Club Swimathon Is A Splashing Success

Macclesfield Castle Rotary Club once again held its annual charity Swimathon, and local MP, David Rutley, was on hand to support this much-valued local event.

Peak District National Park Puts The Focus On Visitor Economy

At a specially-arranged meeting in Macclesfield, local MP, David Rutley, joined the Chief Executive of the Peak District National Park Authority, Sarah Fowler, to discuss the important role that the Peak District National Park plays in supporting and promoting the local visitor economy.

Fairtrade Fortnight Supported By Local MP

As part of Fairtrade Fortnight between 25th February and 10th March, local MP, David Rutley, joined members of Macclesfield Fair Trade Town Group, and the Mayor of Macclesfield, Cllr Adam Schofield and the Deputy Mayor of Cheshire East, Cllr Liz Durham, for its popular coffee morning.

Macclesfield Bowling Club Marks Start Of 90th Season

With the new bowling season upon us, local MP, David Rutley, joined members of Macclesfield Bowling Club, for the officially 'opening' of the Green for 2019, in the Club’s 90th anniversary year.

Prayer Breakfast Brings Community Together To Thank Local Charities

The annual Macclesfield Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast was held on Friday 1st March, and local MP, David Rutley, joined the Mayor of Macclesfield, Councillor Adam Schofield, the Mayor of Cheshire East, Councillor Lesley Smetham, Police Chief Inspector, Jez Taylor and the Chairman of East Cheshire NHS T

Forest Distillery Shows The Right Spirit

Local micro-distillery, Forest Distillery, is going from strength to strength, has released a whisky and continues to expand into new markets across the world, as local MP, David Rutley, learned on a recent visit, with the company aiming to increase exports to constitute 90 per cent of its total

Poynton Air Cadets Look For New Adult Leaders

2448 (Poynton) Squadron Air Cadets was recently visited by local MP, David Rutley, in support of its call for more adult uniformed volunteers to help run and maintain this important local service for young people in and around Poynton.

MP Acts On Parkinson's UK Concerns About Nurse Role

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, is working alongside local Parkinson's patients, and their families and carers, in support of action to retain a dedicated Parkinson's nurse service in Eastern Cheshire, following the recent resignation of the previous nurse, and the current provider of the service,

Local Bakery Has Ingredients For Success

Artisan bakery and cafe, Flour, Water, Salt, continues to go from strength to strength, as David Rutley MP, learned on a recent visit to its premises in a renovated listed building on Market Place in Macclesfield town centre, to see how it and other independent traders are helping to contribute t