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Macclesfield Peace Café Commemorates WW1 Centenary

As part of the local commemorations of the centenary of the Armistice of the First World War, Macclesfield & Bollington United Reformed Church hosted an Interfaith Peace Café, remembering the cost of war, as well as what more can be done to build a peaceful future for all.

Langley 7 Race Raises Funds For Rossendale Trust

This year's Langley 7 race was another big success, with organisers expecting over £3,000 to have been raised for this year's nominated local charity, the much-valued Rossendale Trust.

Local MP Backs 'Swifts Over Macclesfield' Project

At a specially-arranged meeting, local MP, David Rutley, met with members the recently-formed 'Swifts Over Macclesfield' (SOM) group, which has been established by local RSPB Macclesfield Wildlife Explorers to help protect and support iconic local swift populations.

'Just Drop-In' Goes From Strength To Strength

Well-respected Macclesfield charity, Just Drop-In (JDI), has celebrated another successful year supporting local young people, and was joined by local MP, David Rutley, for it's Annual General Meeting (AGM) recently.

Local MP Backs 'Giving Tuesday'

At this year’s Conservative Party Conference, Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, met with representatives from the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), to discuss the important role local charities play in Macclesfield communities and across the country, and to give his backing to the CAF’s ‘Giving Tuesda

Local Eye Society Relaunch

Macclesfield Eye Society has officially relaunched as East Cheshire Eye Society, to better reflect the geographical area served by the charity, and local MP, David Rutley, joined volunteers, service users, and staff, to celebrate this important occasion at an event at the charity's Queen Victoria

Local MP Visits Fire Safety Centre

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service's new safety education centre in Lymm is up and running and already making an impact in helping people to stay safe at home and in their local communities, as Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, saw for himself on a recent visit.

MP Supports 'Love Our Colleges' Week

As part of ‘Love Our Colleges Week’, a national campaign linking-up college staff, students and supporters to promote colleges, local MP, David Rutley, met with Rachel Kay, Chief Executive of Macclesfield College, to highlight the vital role the College plays in providing opportunities for local