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Cheshire East launches strategy for Open Spaces

Cheshire East Council unveiled its Municipal Parks Strategy at a Cabinet meeting in Sandbach yesterday. The strategy – which sets out plans for activities up to 2030 – focusses on the future management and development of the Borough’s municipal parks and explains how partnership working will be integral to this process. The objectives of the

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Council’s highways team saluted for collaborative working

Cheshire East Council’s highways team has won a national plaudit for its collaborative working. The service has been awarded accreditation from the British Standards Institution (BSI) in recognition of its collaborative approach with key partners. BS 11000 is a national standard for establishing and improving business relationships, which recognises best practice in how organisations work

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Independent Age’s top 10 money-saving tips

Tips for saving money and boosting your income taken from older people’s charity Independent Age’s latest guide: Moneywise. The full guide can be ordered for free via independentage.org or by calling 0800 319 6789 1. Find out about benefits – Nearly two out of five people who qualify for Pension Credit aren’t claiming it. If

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Macclesfield Cemetery to undergo improvement works

Cheshire East Council is carrying out work to improve the environment for visitors to Macclesfield Cemetery. The work will ensure that an important historical monument is maintained respectfully in the cemetery. The ancient burial mound – known as a tumulus – is situated next to the Bollinbrook gateway. This area is overgrown and as a

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Council’s new skills and growth company to drive Borough’s economic prosperity

Cheshire East Council has launched a new ‘arms-length’ company to bring together various skills and growth services under one structure. The new Skills and Growth company will ensure the Council can deliver more for less, achieving greater innovation and benefits for businesses and residents. It will direct businesses towards funding and investment opportunities, increase the

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