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Ivy Leaf Pub Re-Opens After £300,000 Refurbishment

The Ivy Leaf pub on Ivy Road in Macclesfield has relaunched after a £300,000 investment from owners, Punch Taverns, and local MP, David Rutley, joined the pub's staff and regulars for the official reopening ceremony on Friday 23rd November.

Rotary Club Bazaar Is A Big Success

The Rotary Club Of Macclesfield Castle once again held its annual Charities Bazaar on Saturday 17th November to support the important work of many local charities, helping them to raise much needed funds.

Vernon Primary School Takes Part In Parliament Week 2018

Ahead of Parliament Week 2018 between 12th and 19th November, MP for Macclesfield, David Rutley, visited Vernon Primary School in Poynton, to speak with pupils about his work in Parliament and the importance of the United Kingdom’s democratic institutions.

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