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Bollington Sea Cadets: Annual Royal Naval Inspection

Bollington & Macclesfield Sea Cadets turned out in force on Thursday 10th October, for their Annual Royal Naval Parade (RNP). The RNP is the final and ceremonial part of a three part inspection regime, where the Royal Navy ensure that the unit is operating safely and correctly, meeting RN guidelines for training and activities. It was carried out by the North West Deputy Area Officer, Lt. Collin Jones RN and the Manchester District Officer, Lt. Cdr. (SCC) James Garner RNR.

Order, Order! Macclesfield Students Have Their Day In Parliament

David Rutley MP welcomed six Macclesfield students to Westminster on 22nd October. The students from Tytherington High School, Fallibroome Academy, All Hallows Catholic College and The King's School, were in Parliament for David's Parliamentary Induction Day, which allows them to experience how Westminster works and put questions to David directly.

David Rutley MP Backs “In Town Living” Initiative

David Rutley MP gave his support to Macclesfield’s In Town Living scheme, when he met with Macclesfield Town Centre Manager Diane Smith alongside local businessmen Martin Darcy and Owen Stevens.

Macclesfield MP Supports Prostate Cancer UK

Macclesfield MP David Rutley is working with Prostate Cancer UK to raise awareness of prostate cancer. David met with the charity over a game of table football to learn more about the steps in place to support men with prostate cancer.

David Rutley MP Backs Poynton In Business

Macclesfield MP David Rutley joined over thirty Poynton business owners and managers to talk shop at the latest Poynton In Business breakfast meeting. David, who has a strong background in business, addressed the Breakfast. He discussed the positive reputation that Poynton and its business community enjoys. He also endorsed the Poynton In Business group as a means of encouraging local trade and having a voice to represent the interests of Poynton’s business community.

David Rutley Supports Guide Dogs’ Campaign

David Rutley MP has teamed up with Guide Dogs’ to raise awareness of the hazards posed by street clutter. The Macclesfield MP visited the charity’s crazy golf course and attempted to dodge street clutter in aid of the charity’s Streets Ahead campaign on keeping streets hazard free for guide dogs and their owners.

David Rutley Signs Up to Help Improve Phone Signal in Macclesfield

David Rutley MP and local councillors are backing a campaign to improve mobile phone reception in and around Macclesfield, particularly in our rural communities. The Countryside Alliance is asking people to become phone detectives and help map real phone reception rates across the UK.

Europe: Let the People of Macclesfield Decide

At this time of year people’s thoughts are turning to summer holidays.  Some may have plans for a trip to the Continent. In Westminster, Europe has been a hot topic for some months now, and I know from my postbag that it is an important issue for many Macclesfield residents.