Baby rhino dies at Chester Zoo

Female calf Fara died on Tuesday, March 3

Ellesmere Port 89-year-old man waits five hours for ambulance after breaking hip

A war veteran had to endure a five-hour wait for an ambulance in ‘extreme’ pain after falling and breaking his hip at his Ellesmere Port home.

Police appeal following sexual assault in Chester

Cheshire police are appealing for information following a sexual assault in Chester on February 14
Anyone who saw a distressed woman on Tarvin Road in the early hours of February 14 is asked to contact police

Cheshire West and Chester Council loses respect (clause)

Tory leader Mike Jones dubbed a 'Poundshop Stalin'

Man struck by train in Newton-by-Tattenhall

Cheshire Police
22-year-old pronounced dead at the scene on Sunday, March 1

Plans lodged to split up old M&S store in Chester city centre

The former Marks and Spencer store in Foregate Street, Chester
Former menswear store in Foregate Street could be divided into three separate units

Roadworks at Posthouse roundabout near Chester to take an extra six weeks to complete

The A483 was heavily congested after traffic lights failed updated
Latest timetable puts end of project as May 10            

Lady Edwina Grosvenor inspires sixth formers at former school

Daughter of Duke and Duchess of Westminster speaks on prison reform at Ellesmere College

Chester student becomes first head boy at Sir John Deane's College for 32 years

Former Bishops' Blue Coat CE High School pupil George O’Brien takes on historic role

Whitby man in semi-final of Great British Sewing Bee on BBCTV

Paul Clarke, from Whitby, will appear on the third series of Great British Sewing Bee
Paul Clarke one of five remaining contestant in popular BBC show

Dot com millionaire's Chester home up for sale

Simon Nixon is selling his Boughton home for £1.65m

Blind Little Sutton author pens book about experiences with her guide dog

Joanne Roberts has written Confessions of a Guide Dog about life with black Labrador retriever Uska

Staff threatened with weapon during Huntington shop robbery

Incident happened at Penny's Food and Drink on March 1

Chester Chasers to compete in British Quidditch Cup

Chester Chasers
University of Chester team hoping for success in national tournament

Chester Wayword Festival is a big hit with youngsters at half-term

Chester Town Hall hosted wide range of literary talks and workshops

Northwich woman's rib cage rebuilt using titanium technology

Barbara Schofield treated at Royal Liverpool University Hospital after being trampled by horse

Winsford takeaway awarded Best Chippy Chips in Cheshire

John Finney, owner of FoodCraft which has been awarded Best Chippy Chips in Cheshire
FoodCraft received accolade in the Choice Chip Awards

B&M confirm takeover of Tesco Home Plus Chester

Discount store will open in the summer

Look: Your photographs from World Book Day

Send us your World Book Day 2015 photos

Baby rhino dies at Chester Zoo

Female calf Fara died on Tuesday, March 3
Paul Linwood, in action during last season's game at the Racecourse, has played for both Wrexham and Chester

LOOK: Players to have crossed the divide and played for Chester FC and Wrexham

Our cross-border derby countdown begins with a look at some of the players to have represented the Blues and the Reds

Chester and Ellesmere Port News Quiz of the Week

How many questions can you get right based on events of the past seven days?

Kingsley James hails Chester FC progress and wants one final push

Kingsley James has called for one final push to secure a top half finish
England C midfielder believes Blues have made their mark on the Vanarama Conference

WATCH: How Chester Zoo's new Islands project will look

A timelapse video of the new £30m Islands exhibition which will open in June

World Book Day celebrations - The Port Arcades

Pre-schoolers invited to sing-a-long with Bookstart Bear

Chester Amazons through to National Volleyball Shield final

Division Three North team to face Ashcombe Dorking at the National Volleyball Centre on March 28

IN PICTURES: John Coffino unhappy at second-half showing from Cheshire Phoenix in loss to Manchester Giants

Nix head coach left disappointed as Giants claim north west derby bragging rights over the Phoenix with 93-85 win

Win £100 worth of Lipolift Pro treatments with Madison Spa

Deadline for entries Friday, March 13

Women 2day: What we can learn from Madonna's BRITS fall

How Madonna turned a catastrophe into a valuable life lesson

Chester Half Marathon: Helsby man will run dressed as giant dog

Andy Browne running for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd

8 pubs to take your mum for Mother's Day in and around Chester

Cosy Cheshire pubs, great food and even a free gift on offer to treat your mum


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