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Holmes Chapel student missing following terror attack in Manchester

A student from Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School is missing following last night’s terror attack in Manchester.

The girl, who has not been named by the school or police, has not been heard from since a suicide bomber detonated a device at a concert at Manchester Arena last

yesterday 16:05
Cheshire Police to step up patrols for reassurance following attack at Manchester

Cheshire Police are stepping up patrols 'for visibility and reassurance' following last night's attack by a suicide bomber at the Manchester Arena.

The force has issued a statement saying: "“The thoughts of everyone at Cheshire Constabulary are very much with all those affected by

yesterday 13:53
Cheshire East offering support to borough's pupils if they were at Manchester Arena

Cheshire East staff will be contacting all schools across the borough to offer support to any pupils or staff who may have been at the Manchester Arena last night.

The council said specialist support teams would be on hand to help.

The message came in a joint statement issued by all

yesterday 12:47
Crewe and Nantwich parliamentary candidates pay respects to victims of Manchester terrorist attack

Conservative and Labour candidates standing for the Crewe and Nantwich parliamentary seat have set their differences aside today to pay their respects to those killed and injured in the terrorist attack in Manchester.

All political parties have said there will be no campaigning today for

yesterday 11:41
Cheshire East to fly flags at half mast as mark of respect to Manchester terror attack victims

Cheshire East will be flying its flags at half mast on council buildings today as a mark of respect to those who died in last night's horrific terrorist attack in Manchester.

Twenty two people, including children, died in what police have now said was an attack by a suicide bomber at the

yesterday 10:35
Nineteen people dead and 50 injured following suspected terrorist attack at Manchester Arena

Nineteen people have been killed and another 50 injured following a suspected terrorist attack at a concert in Manchester last night.

Police say an explosion occurred just before 10.35pm at the Manchester Arena.

Thousands of young people and children were attending a gig by the

yesterday 03:59
Police appeal for information after motorcyclist died in M6 crash

Police are appealing for information after a motorcyclist died in a crash on the M6 near Middlewich on Saturday.

The collision, involving a lorry and a blue Harley Davidson bike, occurred at 10.45am on the northbound carriageway about one mile before junction 18, at Middlewich and Holmes

2017-05-22 15:41
Community sends 600 birthday cards to Damien

A Heartfelt plea from the wife of a Nantwich man sparked a huge response resulting in the community pulling together to make his birthday special.

Claire Bailey’s husband Damien has Motor Neurone disease. Since being officially diagnosed in 2016, the 38-year-old has deteriorated

2017-05-22 14:35
Audlem house fire sparked by electric box

Three fire engines were called to a house fire in Audlem sparked by an electrical fault.

Firefighters from Nantwich, Crewe and Middlewich battled to bring the blaze under control on Friday evening. No-one was injured.

A Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “Fire crews

2017-05-22 11:17
Cheshire East Council probe into care staff's 'sleep-in wages'

MORE than 150 members of staff at Cheshire East Council may have been paid less than half the minimum wage for ‘sleep-in’ shifts in just one month last year.

A report seen by the Guardian claims that dozens of social care workers have been paid as little as £34.34 for overnight

2017-05-21 10:53
Police: Report teen gangs to us

Police are urging Crewe residents to report incidents of anti-social behaviour following a number of social media posts describing gangs of youths intimidating passers-by in the town.

Cheshire police want residents to speak out if they feel vulnerable and report incidents, however minor,

2017-05-20 18:35
Cheshire East Council claims court success despite approval for 170 Willaston homes

BOROUGH chiefs believe they have more power to protect green land – despite developers gaining permission to build 170 homes.

The Supreme Court has granted Richborough Estates permission to build 170 homes in Willaston, bringing to an end a three-year court battle with Cheshire

2017-05-20 10:41
Nantwich councillor Arthur caps 31 years of service with mayoral role

A COUNCILLOR of 31 years has been named the new mayor of east Cheshire.

Cllr Arthur Moran, Cheshire East Council member for Nantwich North and West, took over the chain from Cllr Olivia Hunter at the council’s annual meeting yesterday, May 17.

The 71-year-old was a Cheshire county

2017-05-19 19:15
21-year-old arrested after second suspicious fire in same road

Officers from Crewe CID are appealing for information from the public following a second suspicious fire on Selworthy Drive. Shortly after 11.50pm yesterday, Thursday 18th May, emergency services were called to reports of a shed fire at an address on Selworthy Drive, Crewe. Police,

2017-05-19 18:21
Leighton hospital to close ward

Leighton Hospital plans to close its Diabetes and Endocrinology ward.

Ward 18 will close in the summer, resulting in the loss of around 25 acute medical beds.

However staff at MCHFT say the specialist diabetes team will still be in place, operating out of Ward 7, where there will be

2017-05-19 17:15
Bus service cuts will ‘isolate the elderly and young’

Shift workers won’t be able to get to work and pensioners won’t have a way of getting to the shops if Cheshire East presses ahead with cuts to bus services, opposition councillors claim.

Cheshire East launched a 10-week consultation today into subsidised bus services, saying it needs

2017-05-18 19:13
Daily News
Nantwich take lion's share from thriller at Chester

Nantwich earned a winning draw from a thrilling clash at Chester Boughton Hall on Saturday.

The Dabbers went into the game on the back of consecutive defeats and were desperate to get back on track in the ECB Premier.

Still without Niall O’Brien, who is still on international duty

yesterday 17:13
Round-up: Wins for Haslington, Audlem and Holmes Chapel

Haslington continued their super start to life in UKFast Cheshire League Division One with a convincing win at Irby on Saturday.

They invited the home side to bat first and quickly applied pressure. Ben Istead took out their number one on the way to figures of 5-18, and captain Tom

yesterday 17:13
Crewe Alex: Striker Jordan Bowery joins from Leyton Orient

Crewe Alex have signed striker Jordan Bowery on a two-year deal.

The target man, who spent the second half of last season on loan from Leyton Orient, has put pen to paper on a permanent contract at Gresty Road this afternoon.

The 25-year-old former Aston Villa and Rotherham man, who

yesterday 17:13
Crewe Alex: David Artell reveals futures of Jon Guthrie and Oliver Turton

Jon Guthrie has rejected a new contract and will leave Crewe Alex – but the situation with fellow defender Oliver Turton remains unclear.

Manager David Artell's deadline for the pair to make their decisions on new deals at Gresty Road passed at midnight.

By then centre-half Guthrie

yesterday 11:41
Q&A: Why has Theresa May had to rework commitments on social care?

Theresa May has been forced to make a significant concession over the Conservative Party’s manifesto pledges on social care.

We are proposing the right funding model for social care and will ensure nobody has to sell their home to pay for care.

2017-05-22 17:41
May in care costs cap U-turn after ‘dementia tax’ sees Tories’ poll ratings dip

Theresa May has made a dramatic U-turn on her manifesto policy on social care amid signs that controversy over a so-called “dementia tax” was hurting Conservatives in the polls.

Just four days after the Tory manifesto ditched plans for a cap on care costs, the Prime Minister

2017-05-22 17:41
Corbyn makes pledges on tuition fees and arts fund in plea to student voters

Jeremy Corbyn has made a last-minute appeal for young people to register to vote and sought to win them over to Labour with twin pledges to help students with fees and pour money into Britain’s arts, music, film and theatre.

The deadline to sign up to vote in the General Election passes

2017-05-22 17:41
Steve Agnew unsure of Middlesbrough future as players leave for summer break

Steve Agnew sent his Middlesbrough players off for their summer break not knowing if he will be there to greet them on their return.

The man asked to step into head coach Aitor Karanka’s shoes in March held a meeting with the squad on Monday morning, a day after a season which

2017-05-22 17:41
Latest news from Crewe
yesterday 17:13 Nantwich take lion's share from thriller at Chester
yesterday 17:13 Round-up: Wins for Haslington, Audlem and Holmes Chapel
yesterday 17:13 Crewe Alex: Striker Jordan Bowery joins from Leyton Orient
yesterday 16:05 Holmes Chapel student missing following terror attack in Manchester
yesterday 13:53 Cheshire Police to step up patrols for reassurance following attack at Manchester
yesterday 12:47 Cheshire East offering support to borough's pupils if they were at Manchester Arena
yesterday 11:41 Crewe Alex: David Artell reveals futures of Jon Guthrie and Oliver Turton
yesterday 11:41 Crewe and Nantwich parliamentary candidates pay respects to victims of Manchester terrorist attack
yesterday 10:35 Cheshire East to fly flags at half mast as mark of respect to Manchester terror attack victims
yesterday 03:59 Nineteen people dead and 50 injured following suspected terrorist attack at Manchester Arena
2017-05-22 17:41 Q&A: Why has Theresa May had to rework commitments on social care?
2017-05-22 17:41 May in care costs cap U-turn after ‘dementia tax’ sees Tories’ poll ratings dip
2017-05-22 17:41 Corbyn makes pledges on tuition fees and arts fund in plea to student voters
2017-05-22 17:41 Steve Agnew unsure of Middlesbrough future as players leave for summer break
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2017-05-22 17:41 Petr Cech: Arsenal missing one year of the Champions League is ‘not a problem’
2017-05-22 16:47 Crewe Alex: Perry Ng signs new contract at Gresty Road
2017-05-22 16:35 Tractor takes motocross crash death farmer on final journey
2017-05-22 16:35 Corbyn again declines to specifically denounce IRA as terrorists
2017-05-22 16:35 ‘Over half of workers’ have sought new jobs due to boredom at work
2017-05-22 16:35 I’m no supporter of Corbyn, says Sedgefield Labour candidate
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2017-05-22 16:35 Richie Gray and Sam Hidalgo-Clyne ruled out of Scotland’s summer tour
2017-05-22 15:41 Police appeal for information after motorcyclist died in M6 crash
2017-05-22 15:29 Pippa Middleton and James Matthews honeymoon on paradise island in Pacific
2017-05-22 15:29 Calls for Facebook to review its moderation of graphic content
2017-05-22 15:29 Scottish Labour reiterates independence vote opposition at manifesto launch
2017-05-22 15:29 Court case against RBS adjourned to allow settlement talks
2017-05-22 15:29 Israel and Arab neighbours ‘have common cause over Iranian threat’
2017-05-22 15:29 EFL condemns ‘completely unacceptable’ behaviour of ‘mindless’ Millwall fans
2017-05-22 15:29 Manchester United to play Sampdoria in Dublin friendly
2017-05-22 15:29 Sarah Taylor inclusion a big boost for England Women – Mark Robinson
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2017-05-22 14:35 Community sends 600 birthday cards to Damien
2017-05-22 14:23 ‘Heartless’ plans for ‘dementia tax’ will bring down PM, Tim Farron predicts
2017-05-22 14:23 Loss of EU doctors could leave 3.5 million without a GP, leading medics warn
2017-05-22 14:23 Irish president joins Pope Francis in call for ‘outcomes and action’
2017-05-22 14:23 Green Party offers ‘message of hope’ with 10 election pledges
2017-05-22 14:23 Nightclub acid attack trial date for ex-boyfriend of TV’s Ferne McCann
2017-05-22 14:23 Tories refine policy on social care costs following ‘dementia tax’ poll dip
2017-05-22 14:23 Jeremy Corbyn respected Sinn Fein’s democratic mandate – Gerry Adams
2017-05-22 14:23 Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous leaves post
2017-05-22 14:23 Bookmaker pays out on John Terry substitution bets
2017-05-22 13:29 Crewe Alex: David Artell faces big decision over Neil Baker future
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