A new nationwide survey reveals Macclesfield is firmly on the rise when it comes to being entrepreneurial and growing wealth. The town secured top 10 places in league tables showing the ‘most entrepreneurial’ places and ‘growing affluence’ in the UK 2019 Vitality Index of Britain’s largest towns and cities outside London. Macclesfield is ranked second in the ‘most entrepreneurial’ category – up from equal eighth in 2018. Macclesfield also sealed third place in the 2019 table of ‘growing affluence’ – up from 10th last year. Macclesfield is number one in the North West for both categories.