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Planners drop 'green belt threatening' housing schemes from Cheshire East Council's Local Plan

Posted: 16.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



GREEN belt in Cheshire East will be protected after land allocated for housing was removed from the borough council's Local Plan. After the...

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No decision yet made on Congleton's Christmas Lights Switch-On event

Posted: 16.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Cheshire East will make a decision on the borough's Christmas Lights Switch-On events at the "appropriate time". To mark the start of t...

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Congleton MP voted down Grenfell Fire Safety Bill amendment due to ongoing consultation

Posted: 16.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Congleton MP Fiona Bruce has claimed it would have been "premature" for the House of Commons to implement recommendations from the fir...

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Councillors agree to contribute £140 to Gawsworth group to benefit Congleton members

Posted: 16.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



After much discussion, councillors agreed to contribute £140 towards a Gawsworth project due to over a quarter of the group’s current members livin...

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More than 100 suspects rounded up in Cheshire Constabulary week of action

Posted: 15.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Cheshire Police say their wanted week of action was a "great success" with suspects being locked up for a range of offences. From M...

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Bed availability in borough's care homes at record low in March

Posted: 15.09.20 by Ethan Davies, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



CARE home bed availability for elderly people in Cheshire East hit a record low in March, new figures reveal. Public Health England data shows ther...

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Booking restrictions implemented on some Cheshire East Covid-19 testing sites to cope with 'high demand'

Posted: 15.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Residents and businesses across Cheshire are being urged to only get a Covid-19 test if they have symptoms of the virus. There has been a huge incr...

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Rural crime officers advise residents to check their security

Posted: 15.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Police officers have visited a scene where a male was disturbed looking in some stables in the North Rode area last night (Monday). This morning (T...

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Congleton unlikely to see 'Covid secure marshals' due to funding concerns

Posted: 14.09.20 by Ethan Davies, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



It looks unlikely that Cheshire East will be deploying any covid-secure marshals to help residents social distance in the borough’s town centres...

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'Ice Cream Fridays' go down a treat at Astbury Mere Care Home

Posted: 14.09.20 by Tom Avery Local News



Astbury Mere Care Home have introduced a new activity for their residents twice a month drawing on their tender memories from childhood and a shared f...

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