New Chester dining quarter opening delayed

The opening of Chester's new dining quarter in Pepper Street has been delayed
Still no confirmed opening date for the four restaurants in Pepper Street

Chester Zoo keep their animals cool on the hottest day of the year

How do you keep animals cool in the summer heat? Chester Zoo keepers have the answer.

Farndon man cleared of historical child abuse charges

Former haulier Keith Stokes says he is glad the nightmare is over

Former Chester soldier faces trial in India

Ray Tindall
Ray Tindall has been stranded in India since October 2013

Motorbike incident causing traffic disruption in Guilden Sutton

North West Ambulance Service
Traffic flow believed to be heavy

Time stands still for Chester's Eastgate Clock

The Eastgate Clock stopped on Tuesday due to a power failure
Work on main clock affects power supply to temporary face

Tunisia: Tattenhall couple vow to remain in country in wake of massacre that killed dozens

"Tragedy won't put us off returning"

7/7 London bombings: Fiona Stevenson's sister Andrea says 'there is always someone missing'

Andrea Watson, of Rossett, speaks to David Holmes ahead of the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attack in London

Chester's new KFC launches recruitment drive for 50 jobs

The new restaurant will open on Chester's Greyhound Retail Park later this summer

Visually impaired football team launches in Winsford

Members of Winsford Wolves Visually Impaired Football Club
Winsford Wolves Visually Impaired Football Club fundraising for equipment

Katie Price comes to Chester

Model and TV personality will be at Cruise nightclub to meet fans

Northwich chemical plant workers raise thousands with three peaks fundraiser

Tata Chemicals staff at the summit of Ben Nevis
Twenty staff from Tata Chemicals Europe climbed three mountains in 24 hours

Chester choir formed of recovering addicts to perform at Eisteddfod again

The Grace Note Choir in rehearsal with music director Mark James
Grace Note choir 'honoured' to be invited back to renowned musical event in Llangollen

Barnton residents launch campaign for second bridge

Year 6 pupils at Barnton Community Primary School are supporting the campaign for a second bridge to be built between Barnton and Winnington
Pupils from Barnton Community Primary School have been collecting petition signatures

Saughall family appeal to find missing pregnant cat

Joanna Westwood is desperate to locate pregnant Lola

Venue and name change for former Little Budworth pre-school after 30 years

School will now be known as Cotebrook Pre-School

Sainsbury’s in Great Boughton raises £10,862 for Cheshire Search and Rescue

Customers can now vote which shortlisted local charity to support next

Day in the Life: Carden Park Hotel manager Hamish Ferguson

Guest feedback, cycling and not enough golf

Chester Races: Watergate Street traders consider blockade in protest at negative impact on business

Alex Sharp, owner of The Watergate Gallery, in Watergate Street, Chester, whose window was smashed on Saturday night
Gallery owner claims fellow traders are planning extreme measures as racecourse row rumbles on

PICTURE GALLERY: Upton High School prom

Glorious evening to celebrate the end of the year 11 exams
Steve Burr and his assistant Jon McCarthy oversee pre-season training last summer

Chester FC boss Steve Burr ready to ramp up training intensity

Blues squad report back for pre-season on Monday as the countdown begins to the start of the 2015-16 campaign

LIVE: Chester FC's 2015-16 Vanarama National League fixtures are announced

Steve Burr's Chester FC side will be clocking up the miles next season null
All the build-up and reaction as the Blues discover their 2015-16 programme

Johnny Hunt 'can't wait' for Chester FC clash with old club Wrexham FC

Wrexham's Johnny Hunt celebrates scoring the winning penalty in the FA Carlsberg Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium in 2013
Blues new signing relishing a Racecourse return in the Vanarama National League next season

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from July 6 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

National Bikini Day: 10 of the best bikinis on the high street right now

It's National Bikini Day on Sunday July, 5 and you can celebrate the two-piece in style with these bikinis from New Look, Missguided, River Island, ASOS and more
Deeside Dragons players celebrate last season

Red Hockey Ltd complete Deeside Dragons takeover

Company with successful track record in British ice hockey aiming to make Dragons a competitive force

NK Lokomotiva Zagreb underestimated us, says Airbus UK Broughton winger Wayne Riley

Wayne Riley scores in the Europa league against Lokomotiva Zagreb
Former Chester FC attacker gave the Wingmakers a shock lead against the Croatians but ended up on the wrong end of a 3-1 defeat at Nantporth in the Europa League

Chlobo team up with Claire House Hospice for first charity collaboration

Chester based jewellery company launch Precious smiles charity bracelet

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from July 6 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

New Chester eatery The Yard to host five-course taster evening

Restaurant is celebrating being fifth top in Chester on Trip Advisor

Day in the Life: Carden Park Hotel manager Hamish Ferguson

Guest feedback, cycling and not enough golf

Nostalgia: The Chester haunts you may have forgotten

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Women2day: Dying for a suntan?

The dangers of skin cancer


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