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  • Special council meeting takes places today after questions raised about £2.4m gift to Ansa

    A special council meeting will be taking place today following Cheshire East’s decision to gift £2.4 million to Ansa, following claims that the decision was based on ‘incorrect or misleading information’. In July the council voted to...

    • Posted December 15, 2017
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  • Cheshire East’s head of legal services resigns

    Bill Norman, Cheshire East council’s head of legal services has resigned with immediate effect as of yesterday. He was previously suspended and has been investigated by the council’s investigation and disciplinary committee following allegations into offer conduct....

    • Posted December 12, 2017
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  • £500 available to promote healthy lifestyles in Cheshire East

    Everybody Sport and Recreation has set up the Everybody Foundation, a new charity which helps to fund individuals and groups who promote active and healthy lifestyles in Cheshire East. The Foundation has opened its first round of grant...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
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  • Former council leader Michael Jones may leave Cheshire East

    There is speculation that Michael Jones, former leader of Cheshire East, may resign from the council soon after quitting the Conservative party last week. The councillor resigned from the party following a vote to expel him from...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Cheshire East scoop top tourism award for Knutsford event

      Cheshire East Council has scooped a top tourism award for one of its landmark events at the Marketing Cheshire awards. The annual awards celebrated the achievements of Cheshire-based organisations and united some of the most popular...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
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  • Grants available from Manchester Airport for Knutsford not for profits

    The Manchester Airport Community Trust Fund offers grants of up to £3,000 for local causes. Each year the Manchester Airports Group contributes £100,000 to the fund, which supports neighbourhood and community projects around a 10 mile radius...

    • Posted November 26, 2017
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  • Cheshire East council look to save £20m with care home and library closures

    Cheshire East Council’s budget plan for 2018/21 shows five libraries and two care centres have been marked for closure to save £20m. The plans would also see council tax raised by almost 5% from April 2018. Councillor...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Bus drivers in Cheshire East continue to strike

    Bus drivers continued to strike today with industrial action planned to continue in the run up to Christmas following pay disputes. Arriva drivers took part in the 24 hour strike with Cheshire and other parts of the...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • Cheshire East’s HS2 Masterplan due to be unveiled later this month

    Cheshire East Council’s draft Crewe HS2 plan will be going out to consultation later this month. The plan with outine how the town can maximise the impact of the HS2 hub station by building additional commercial space...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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  • Garden waste collections in hibernation for winter

    The garden waste collection service in Cheshire East will be suspended again this winter to cut unnecessary costs and rationalise resources. Cheshire East Council’s wholly-owned environmental services company Ansa will suspend collections of garden waste from Sunday,...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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