Chester police to supply breath test equipment for pubs and clubs

Chester police are to supply breath test equipment to city pubs
Door staff at city centre venues can test alcohol levels of revellers

Chester Marathon: Temporary road closures in place

The start of the MBNA Chester Marathon
Details of roads closed between 8.30am and 3.45pm on Sunday, October 5

Chester woman lucky to be alive after alleged ice skate attack in Shotton

Jemma Fitzgerald, 20, had to have fragments of bone removed from her skull after allegedly being hit in the head with an ice skate

Resident's fears for large-scale housing plans in Duddon

Resident fears heart could be ripped out of village if housing development given green light

Helsby hopes for high-tech sports centre hinge on 120 new homes

What the new Helsby Community Sports Club will look like if planning permission is granted
Planning permission sought for replacement club and enabling residential development

Chester toddler to represent Great Britain in gymnastics showcase

Pride at three-year-old with Down's Syndrome's achievement

Chester is 14th most cultural city in the UK

Survey shows city comes third for restaurants in the Michelin guide but bottom for number of cinemas

Press hailed Chester Zoo as Garden of Eden in 1931

Chronicle uncovers how zoo's opening was covered by Chester media at the time

Ornate gates proposed for daily ceremony at Eastgate

Businessman David Pickering plans to raise money for project from the people of Chester

Homophobic leaflets posted ahead of Chester Pride

Crowds enjoy watching Chris Maloney performing at the 2013 Chester Pride
Investigators from Cheshire Police appeal for information after complaints from members of the public

Winsford water main burst leads to diversion to deal with A54 closure

Cheshire West and Chester Council is at present putting in place a new diversion route because the A54 near the Police Headquarters, Winsford has remained closed
Company hopes main road near Cheshire police HQ will reopen by the end of the week

Work to start on Chester theatre ahead of schedule

An artist's impression of what the new cultural centre in Chester will look like when it opens in autumn 2016
Preliminary work will begin in October 2014

Police to fill student homes with burglar balloons

Officers leave the 500 balloons with "I could have been burglar" in homes across the Garden Quarter

Jobs on offer at new Asda store in Chester

Super store on Greyhound Retail Park will feature collection point for online shoppers

Chester's bid to become first porn free city

MP Stephen Mosley gets behind the campaign to keep children safe from explict images

Frodsham men arrested on suspicion of operating illegal landfill released on bail

Cheshire Police Image 2
Pair will answer police bail in January

Frustration as Chester canal towpath closed again

Popular route cordoned off due to safety fears as the rock face collapses again

A day in the life: Managing director of Ningbo Furniture Chris Stockton

Ex-marketing manager who went blind turns author

Women 2day: Is playing the name game fair on a child?

Community helps brave cancer tot's dream come true

Dean of York Vivienne Faull to give lecture at Chester Cathedral

Pet of the Year 2014: Our first entries from Ellesmere Port

Year 4 pupils from St Luke's Catholic Primary School with teacher Tony Kudrycz, Rotarian Roy Wallwork, Coram educator Michelle Jenkins and headteacher Eileen Murtagh

Mobile classroom's whistle-stop tour of Frodsham and Helsby

Mollington pupils experience life in the Second World War

Picture gallery: More of our Pet of the Year entries from Chester

Capenhurst Primary School get special visit from Mayor of Ellesmere Port

Chester Marathon: Entries are now closed but there is still chance to get involved

Chester police are to supply breath test equipment to city pubs

Chester police to supply breath test equipment for pubs and clubs

Door staff at city centre venues can test alcohol levels of revellers

Celebration time as PR agency turns 25

de Winter celebrates 25 years with birthday bash

Man arrested in relation to alleged homophobic leaflet-drop

Cheshire Police report that 53-year-old man from Northamptonshire is being questioned
Action from AFC Telford United v Chester FC. John Rooney looks to get away from Mike Grogan.

Gallery: AFC Telford United 1 Chester FC 2

The Blues make it four wins from seven games in September to climb one place in the Vanarama Conference

Gutsy win gets Macca's approval

Blues midfielder John Rooney looks to get away from Mike Grogan.
Chester FC: First team coach Jon McCarthy pleased with September's points return

Blues coach Jon McCarthy hails 'fan power'

Chester FC fans turned out in force at AFC Telford United on Tuesday
Chester FC: Assistant manager believes growing connection between squad, management and fans can propel club forward
Eric And Little Ern is at Clwyd Theatr Cymru tonight

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from October 2 onwards

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

Win £500 hamper and tickets to Hamper Llangollen 2014

Deadline for entries October 10
Jack Meadows is congratulated after scoring for the Deeside Dragons against the Hull Jets

Deeside Dragons find their roar to down Jets

Ice hockey: Dragons move off the bottom of the Laidler Conference after convincing 5-0 triumph over Hull Jets

Corrigan lays down gauntlet to squad after Otley defeat

Pete Rees in action for Chester RUFC at Hare Lane.
Rugby Union: Otley 23 Chester RUFC 5

Celebration time as PR agency turns 25

de Winter celebrates 25 years with birthday bash

Children show Blitz spirit on history trip

Youngsters at St Oswald's CE Primary School visit Stockport Air Raid Shelters

In This Week's Paper

A day in the life: Managing director of Ningbo Furniture Chris Stockton

Banquets, racing and show jumping

Ex-marketing manager who went blind turns author

Little Sutton woman offers a glimpse into her world through the perspective of her guide dog 

Women 2day: Is playing the name game fair on a child?

Does having a strange name affect the child's life?

Picture gallery: More of our Pet of the Year entries from Chester

Could your pet be our winner?

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