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Cheshire East council tax payers face 2% bill rises every year until 2025 after Covid shortfall

Posted: 01.12.20 by Ethan Davies, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



CHESHIRE East councillors are about to launch a public consultation on their draft budget for next year as the authority is faced with making tough fi...

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Cheshire East leader questions wisdom of Tier 2 pub 'eat-ins'

Posted: 30.11.20 by Ethan Davies, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



CHESHIRE East Council leader Sam Corcoran has questioned the wisdom of only allowing the borough’s pubs to re-open if they serve food. Under Tier...

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A Cong Bear Christmas pantomime

Posted: 27.11.20 by Sharon and Stuart Neild Local News



The bear who put the bear into Beartown will be bringing you all a free present this Christmas. With nearly all pantomimes being cancelled this yea...

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Cheshire East scoops £588,000 to boost cycling and walking schemes

Posted: 27.11.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Cheshire East Council is to develop new schemes to promote cycling and walking in the borough after being awarded £588,000 by the government. The ...

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Plan for affordable homes scheme in Buglawton refused by Cheshire East

Posted: 27.11.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Plans for 35 affordable homes in Buglawton, which received more than 100 objections, have been unanimously refused by Cheshire East councillors. Th...

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Cheshire East is put into tier two after full lockdown next week

Posted: 26.11.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Congleton will face Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions when the full national lockdown ends next week. It means people will be banned from meeting tho...

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Cheshire East leader makes Covid tier prediction

Posted: 26.11.20 by Ethan Davies, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



CHESHIRE East leader Sam Corcoran has said the borough’s current infection rate ‘should’ mean it will ‘be put back into tier 2’. Cheshire...

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See Father Christmas online this year!

Posted: 25.11.20 by Rotary-Congleton Local News



Ho Ho Ho! Father Christmas is sending a special message to the children of Congleton! Whilst Father Christmas might not be coming to town so man...

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Police in Congleton advise residents to secure their sheds following recent break-ins

Posted: 25.11.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Police in Congleton are advising residents to increase the security of their sheds and valuables following a number of incidents in the area. Offic...

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‘Green Recovery’ needs a Congleton Recycling Centre, says Women's Equality Party

Posted: 25.11.20 by Cllr Kay Wesley Local News



The Cheshire East branch of the Women’s Equality Party this week called for Congleton to retain a Household Waste and Recycling Centre, after Cheshi...

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