Gateshead v Chester FC: Everything you need to know

Gateshead's International Stadium
From team news to what Steve Burr has to say, here's your guide to Chester's trip to the Heed

Chester busker becomes homeless for the day

Flapper gets in a flap over proposed Public Space Protection Order (PSPO)

Three Chester and Ellesmere Port men charged after burglary investigation

Police arrested three men after executing search warrants
Arrests made when police executed a warrant at an address in Blacon on Wednesday (November 25)

Chester FC: Writing off Danny Hattersley? Doubters might be moving too fast

Danny Hattersley impressed Chester manager Steve Burr during his time at Southport and Stockport County
Some supporters are far from enthused at striker's arrival but loan deal could prove a shrewd move

Wallasey men guilty of racist chanting at Chester FC away match

Thomas Brooks and Joshua Harrison
Joshua Harrison, 23, and Thomas Brooks, 22, tried to start offensive songs at Chester's game with Tranmere Rovers on September 12

Watch dramatic moment police burst into home of suspect in dawn raids

Moment police use saw in dawn raids. Picture by Dave Kendall
Gang arrested this morning are believed to have targeted a Great Sutton post office and banks in Neston

BT Broadband customers in Chester back online

Internet connection in areas such as Handbridge and Saltney finally restored at 2pm on Thursday (November 26)

Chester FC: Johnny Hunt craving consistency in unpredictable campaign

Johnny Hunt has been an ever-present for the Blues so far this season
Left-back insists play-offs are not beyond reach - if Blues can put an end to erratic performances

Man in court charged over raid on Sealand building housing migrant workers

Migrants being removed from a property in Sealand
John Russell Brown has been charged with 16 Housing Act offences following raid on premises in Deeside Lane, Sealand, in March

Countess of Chester Hospital abortion service decision slammed by city charity

Hospital bosses blame loss of sexual health contract for undermining service 

Chester FC: Steve Burr satisfied at halfway point but will continue to demand better

Alex Whitmore, stood behind Craig Mahon during with draw with Dover, is one of three new signings made this week
Boss hopes trio of loan signings can help Blues build on solid first half of campaign

Northwich and Winsford residents fight to stop introduction of parking charges

Northwich town centre
More than 4,000 sign petition launched by Northwich Independent Retailers Association

Travellers return to Ellesmere Port Asda car park

Asda in Ellesmere Port
Group go back to supermarket after being moved on from Coronation Road car parks by police

Chester campaigner Hannah Jones thanks city MP for support

Chester fundraiser Hannah Jones at the House of Commons with fellow ambassador Bhavna Emery-Jones on November 17
Chris Matheson MP was at House of Commons when Hannah Jones lobbied ministers for more research into brain tumours

Opinion: Axing Chester hospital's abortion service is another nail in NHS coffin

Chester Chronicle chief reporter David Holmes offers a personal view on the controversial issue of the Countess of Chester Hospital ending its abortion service

Black Friday 2015: Live updates from across the UK

Black Friday at Tesco on Park Road Liverpool live
It's Black Friday - the biggest shopping day of the year. Here's all the special offers, latest deals and shoppers scuffles as they happen

Festive nice and naughty list reveals names of best and worst behaved children

Survey takes a tongue in cheek look at names most likely to be Santa's well behaved

CH1ChesterBID manager steps down

Search is on for replacement for Rita Waters

Ellesmere Port mayor to hold Christmas fair for Macmillan Cancer Support

Mayor of Ellesmere Port Lynn Clare
Cllr Lynn Clare to run tombola stall at Civic Hall

Can you find a home for abandoned teddy bears?

Hospice of the Good Shepherd appealing to find a home for the abandoned bears

Simon Radley restaurant at the Grosvenor is crowned best in Europe

Cheshire's Michelin-starred restaurant scoops gold at the European Hospitality Awards

Whitby councillor embroiled in Twitter spat over responsibilities on CWaC and as working mother

Cllr Karen Shore finds herself at the heart of heated social media debate

Fire station between Chester and Ellesmere Port under construction

An artist's impression of the proposed new fire station at Mollington
Speculation mounting over future of main Chester Fire Station site

Chester councillor hopes a tiny creature could yet stop the frackers

Upton member believes Great Crested Newt survey is out of date

Future of Malpas hangs in balance as parish criticises CWaC

Malpas parish councillors make their views known on the attitude of the borough council towards the Neighbourhood Plan
Village authority accuses Cheshire West and Chester Council of lack of respect over Neighbourhood Plan

Lord Binning pub in Kelsall undergoes refurbishment

New look and menu for The Lord Binning

Winner of Cheshire Prize for Literature is announced

Pauline Brown awarded top prize in annual writing competition

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