Support Us

Want to help with the project?

Information wanted

If you know anything about the people or places listed on this page, or if you have any photos, documents or family stories relating to anything that happened locally during the World War One period, we would love to hear from you. If you have information about a relative who lost their life in the Great War, please tell us about them.

 

Research assistance

If you have experience of family history research and can research a few of the people we have not yet had time to investigate, please contact us. We would be very grateful for any help with the research.

 

Website assistance

We would also like you to contact us if you are able to help with photography, or if you have experience of using WordPress and can help upload the information to the website.

 

Want to support our work?

Fundraising

Easyfundraising logoYou can help us raise funds to pay for our website and events at no cost to you, when you search the internet or shop online.

We have partnered with the Easyfundraising scheme – just register, click through our special Easyfundraising web page to the online shop of your choice and when you make a purchase we will receive a donation from the shop at no cost to you! Use it for all your shopping – Amazon, Ebay, Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, etc – and for services such as insurance, TV, Broadband, train tickets, flights, and more!

No need to register to raise funds when searching the internet – just go to our personalised search page!

Register using our special referral link to raise an additional 50p for us the first time you shop via Easyfundraising.

Bookmark our fundraising pages now so you can easily find them:

Easysearch: http://macclesfieldgreatwarsociety.easysearch.org.uk/

Easyfundraising: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/macclesfieldgreatwarsociety/

 

Family and Military History Research website subscriptions

Subscribe to certain family history or military history websites through our links and we’ll receive a donation from the company.

Take out a subscription to Ancestry through Easyfundraising (see above).

Or click on the advert on the left to join Forces War Records. To mark the historic occasion of the centenary of the WWI armistice, Forces War Records are offering a huge 50% discount on membership. That means you can get 12 months access for just £24.48. (normally £48.95), or £4.48 (normally £8.95) for the first month of a monthly subscription. Simply enter the discount code CENTENARY in the discount code box

This offer is valid from 01/11/2018 and expires at midnight on Friday 30th November 2018, so make sure you don’t miss out.

[Please note: publication of any advertisement on this website is not an endorsement of any product or service.]

Publications

Our current items for sale are listed below:

Macclesfield WW2 Book

Macclesfield Reflects and Cheshire Villages Great War Society member Harry Carlisle has produced a 133 page A4 illustrated softback book, They Responded to the Call of Duty, giving a background to the names listed on the Macclesfield Park Green World War II war … Continue reading

North East Cheshire Villages WWI Book

Macclesfield Reflects and Cheshire Villages Great War Society member Harry Carlisle has produced a 668 page A4 illustrated book, “For the Freedom of us all”, giving a background to the names listed on 32 WWI war memorials from towns and villages … Continue reading