The Macclesfield Express and Manchester Weekly News are both premier newspapers in their respective towns. Both have a long and illustrious history of reporting news and events with a proud community focus. The Macclesfield Express recently reached a major milestone, celebrating its 200th anniversary in 2011. In recent years both titles have campaigned tirelessly for their communities with the Macclesfield Express recognised for its work at industry gatherings. Both titles form part of MEN Media, owned by Trinity Mirror.