- Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, England.The town lies on the River Bollin, in the east of the county on the edge of the Cheshire Plain, with Macclesfield Forest to its east. It is around 16 miles (26 km) south of Manchester city centre and 38 miles (61 km) to the east of Chester.. Before the Norman Conquest, Macclesfield was held by Edwin, Earl of Mercia and was ...
1 day ago · Hereford (/ ˈ h ɛr ɪ f ər d / ()) is a cathedral city, civil parish and the county town of Herefordshire, England.It lies on the River Wye, approximately 16 miles (26 km) east of the border with Wales, 24 miles (39 km) southwest of Worcester, and 23 miles (37 km) northwest of Gloucester.
1 day ago · The Conservatives lost 18 seats, meaning they were no longer the largest group in the council. A new coalition was formed, between the Independents and the Liberal Democrats. By-elections and defections, 2013 to 2017
1 day ago · Chesterton was born in Campden Hill in Kensington, London, the son of Marie Louise, née Grosjean, and Edward Chesterton (1841–1922).. G. K. Chesterton was baptised at the age of one month into the Church of England, though his family themselves were irregularly practising Unitarians.