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Local MP Supports Opposition To Major Chelford Road Developments

Ahead of the Strategic Planning Board meeting on Tuesday 4th September, MP for Macclesfield, David Rutley, has reiterated his strong opposition to planning applications that would lead to the development of up to four hundred homes on either side of Chelford Road in South West Macclesfield.

Silk Roads Recycled Celebrates Local Silk Heritage

An innovative new exhibition, The Silk Roads Recycled, recreating the ancient Silk Road between China and Macclesfield that was open to the public during the Barnaby Festival, has been visited by Macclesfield's MP, David Rutley, to see for himself how it helps bring to life our local silk heritag

Bowled Over At Macclesfield Bowling Club

Macclesfield Bowling Club continues to go from strength to strength, as local MP, David Rutley, saw first-hand on a recent visit to the Club, now in its 90th year, for an intensive one-hour course in bowling on the Club’s green.

Warm Welcome For Kenyan Scouts

Macclesfield and District Scouts have once again arranged the visit of a group of young scouts from Kenya to the UK, and local MP, David Rutley, joined them recently for a welcoming BBQ at Gradbach Scout Camp in Leek.

Life Sciences Boost Northern Economy

At a meeting in Parliament with Dr Hakim Yadi, Chief Executive of the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA), local MP, David Rutley, has given his strong support to NHSA’s work to promote the opportunities provided by life sciences and health innovation to build a healthier and wealthier North.

Raising Funds For Buxton Mountain Rescue Team

Members of Buxton Mountain Rescue Team have once again held their annual fundraising event in Macclesfield Town Centre, and local MP, David Rutley, visited the team in support of their vital work.

Supporting Cheshire Fire Service's Safe And Well Programme

At a specially-arranged meeting, Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, joined the Chair of Cheshire Fire Authority, Councillor Bob Rudd, and newly-appointed Chief Fire Officer, Mark Cashin, to highlight the vital work undertaken by Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service in Macclesfield and across Cheshire.

Macclesfield MP Meets Local Climate Change Campaigners

Local climate change campaigners from HOPE In North East Cheshire met with Macclesfield MP, David Rutley, recently, to discuss important climate change issues, as part of the national Climate Coalition Campaign.