Local News

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.

MP Celebrates Macclesfield College's Success

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, recently met with Mrs Rachel Kay, Principal and Chief Executive of Macclesfield College, to celebrate the College’s success over the last year and discuss its ambitious plans for the future.

Local Farmers' "Mission4Milk"

Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, recently met with Mr Andy Venables, a local dairy farmer, to see first-hand how dairy farmers are coping during the coronavirus pandemic and give his support to the ‘Mission4Milk’ Campaign. 

Flood Prevention a Clear Priority in Poynton

One year on from the local flooding incidents of last summer, local MP, David Rutley, was updated on the actions that are being taken forward to address flood risk in Poynton by expert engineers from United Utilities.

MP Thanks Teachers During Visit To Dean Valley School

Local MP, David Rutley, visited  Dean Valley Community Primary School, Bollington and thanked the teaching and support staff for all their hard work over recent weeks to enable more pupils to get back to school and plan for the return of all year groups in September.

Working To Boost Bollington’s Pubs and Restaurants

Bollington’s vibrant pubs and restaurants were well represented at a recent meeting hosted by Bollington Town Council and the Bollington Business Forum with David Rutley, local MP, where supporting the reopening of the local hospitality businesses was top of the agenda.

MP Runs Virtual Bollington Nostalgia Hill Race

This year’s annual Bollington Nostalgia Hill Race took place virtually for the first time, with local MP, David Rutley, taking part to help raise funds for the Bridgend Centre – a much-valued local charity.