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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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  • Knutsford retailer Booths offers community support this Christmas

    Knutsford retailer Booths is supporting a range of local community projects this Christmas. In addition to donations to local Food Banks and the provision of collection points throughout the year, Booths are also partnering with Smooth Radio...

    • Posted December 14, 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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  • Cheshire Police asks the public to have their say

    David Keane, Police and crime commissioner for Cheshire, is asking the public to share their opinions on two potential options for policing. One option includes a reduction of 80 police staff – officers and PCSOs – whilst...

    • Posted December 11, 2017
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  • Cheshire communications firm acquired by London based IMImobile

    Macclesfield firm Healthcare Communications has been acquired in a £15m deal by software company IMImobile. Healthcare Communications specialises in patient experience communications and appointment management for 140 NHS organisations. Jay Patel, Chief Executive Officer of IMImobile said:...

    • Posted December 11, 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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  • Plans to boost Mid Cheshire businesses

    Marketing consultant, Ian David, has previously launched the Mid Cheshire Business Forum and is key to make the salt towns a key destination for tourism, business and events. He said: “I have been planning and researching the...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Search is on for new Cheshire magistrates

    The Cheshire bench of magistrates is looking to take on some new recruits to deal with demands of the court system and replace retiring magistrates. Cheshire locals are invited to apply for the role, with successful applicants...

    • Posted December 2, 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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  • New name for Cheshire business

    Crewe based Salary Exchange, a leading employee benefits provider, is renaming their company following business growth and additional services now offered. Going forward the business will be known as ‘Caboodle’.   The company recently won ‘Cheshire Business...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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