MACCLESFIELD  CIVIC  SOCIETY

Working for a town to be proud of

 

 

NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS

 

 

18 July 2018 – The annual Town Centre Walk – will be to the northern part of the town centre

Meet at Churchill Way Car Park at 19:30. A donation of £3 from non-members welcomed. 

 

30 June 2018 (Saturday) – Visit to Wilmslow with Wilmslow Trust - Note new date!

Meet at Wilmslow Library Car Park at 14:00.  A donation of £3 from non-members welcomed. 

 

16 May 2018 – A walk from South Park to MADS

 

18 April 2018  Civic Awards for development completed in 2017 were presented by the Mayor of Macclesfield. Award winners were a housing scheme at Green Street depot, town houses at Chestnut Gardens, Whirley Road, renovation of West Park Pavilion, and Macclesfield Town Council's floral displays, poppies and tree lighting in and around the town centre. A social evening followed the presentation.

 

28 February 2018  This was the closing date for the receipt of nominations for this year's Civic Awards for new development, restoration and preservation projects completed in 2017. Nominations for "grot spots" around the town also closed.

 

21 February 2018  Meeting held at the Heritage Centre on tourism promotion for Macclesfield: Heritage, Culture and Scenery.

 

1 February 2018  The Lovell telescope at Jodrell Bank is proposed by the Government as a UK candidate for UNESCO World Heritage Status.

 

1 January 2018  Nominations were invited for this year's Civic Awards for new development, restoration and preservation projects completed in 2017. Nominations for "grot spots" around the town were also invited. All to be sent to the Chairman by 28 February 2018.

 

15 November 2017  Meeting held at the Heritage Centre: The future of the town centre - the next 5 year plan. Because of an extended public consultation period on CEC's plans for the town centre the speaker from Cheshire East was unable to deliver his presentation.

 

18 October 2017  AGM held at the Heritage Centre followed by a presentation by Nic Brindle of Fermain Academy, the winner of the Civic Award for developments completed in 2016. The Fermain Academy is pictured below.