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Local Farmers Meet With Michael Gove

At a well-attended meeting, local farmers were joined by the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and Macclesfield's MP, David Rutley, to discuss important issues affecting the farming community in North East Cheshire.

Tytherington School Goes Green With Environment Secretary

Members of Tytherington School's 'Tythy Goes Green' group were visited recently by a special guest, when Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, joined them for a question-and-answer session, along with local MP, David Rutley.

New Mental Health Facilities On Track

Local MP, David Rutley, has welcomed progress towards delivering new facilities to keep important inpatient mental health beds for adults and older people in Macclesfield, having campaigned on this vital issue for many months.

Clean Up Keeps Canal Tidy

As part of the Great British Spring Clean 2019, local MP, David Rutley, joined members of the Macclesfield and District Canoe Club, Macclesfield Canal Society, and the Canal and River Trust, as they worked to clean up a stretch of the Macclesfield Canal.

Local MP Backs High Street Fund Bid

Local MP, David Rutley, has given his strong support to Macclesfield’s bid for funding from the Government’s Future High Streets Fund, which aims to help support ongoing projects to regenerate Macclesfield town centre.

Macclesfield Bikeathon Back In Business

Macclesfield Bikeathon is set to return once again next month for the first time since 2011, and local MP, David Rutley, met with the event's organisers to sign up and give his strong support to this positive community event.

Local Hospice Lights Up The Night At Capesthorne Hall

East Cheshire Hospice's Light Up The Night Walk was a big success, and local MP, David Rutley, joined hundreds of participants as the sun set and dusk fell, to celebrate the lives of those no longer with us, and help raise much-needed funds for the work of this vital local charity.

Macclesfield College Hits Manifesto Milestone

Macclesfield College has beaten its 'Macclesfield Manifesto' target to create 100 new apprenticeships in and around the town within the first 100 days of 2019, and local MP, David Rutley, joined students and staff at the College, to celebrate this impressive achievement.

MP Learns Lifesaving Skills from British Heart Foundation

At a specially-arranged meeting, local MP, David Rutley, met with the British Heart Foundation's (BHF) Fundraising Manager for Cheshire, Leah Goodhind, to discuss the charity's important work in and around Macclesfield and learn the lifesaving skill of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

East Cheshire Eye Society Holds Special Fundraising Dinner

East Cheshire Eye Society held a special fundraising event recently, in support of its important work enabling local residents with sight loss to live better and more independent lives, and was joined for this special occasion by local MP, David Rutley.