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Alpraham youngster fights rare Perthes Disease with unwavering smile

Brave Harry Lightfoot has undergone surgery for Perthes Disease
Brave Harry Lightfoot has undergone surgery for the children's hip disorder

Sadie Hartley murder trial: Chester accused had affair with another ski instructor at Chill Factore

Sarah Williams, 35, was in a sexual relationship with Somapat Sitiwatjana, 47, the court was told

Dad says Bluedot Festival was ruined by prolific drug use

Brian Enos unique installation on the Lovell telescope at Jodrell Bank for the inaugural Bluedot Festival.
Jodrell Bank music and science event was billed as 'family friendly'

Ellesmere Port binge drinker punched two cars in anger

The Law Courts in Mold
Harry George Dodd, 22, caused more than £2,800 worth of damage to two vehicles

Motorcyclist thrown from bike in Chester crash flown to hospital

Crash on Little Rake Lane in Chorlton-by-Backford

Cheshire West council harasser on hunger strike in prison

Man who broke anti-harassment injunction is apparently unhappy he can't make hospital appointment

Cheshire £1bn rail vision backed by Liverpool and Manchester

Rail electrification plan for North Wales and Cheshire
Manchester City council leader Sir Richard Leese and Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson back electrification campaign

Ellesmere Port's twin town scene of horrific machete attack

Police investigate the scene where a man killed a woman with a machete in Reutlingen near Stuttgart, southern Germany on Sunday, July 24, 2016.
Ellesmere Port has had a relationship with Reutlingen in Germany for 50 years

HQ apartments are Chester's most expensive flats sold this decade

Two pads sold for more than £1m each

Recap: A55 near Ewloe blocked due to crash

There has been a crash on the A55 near Broughton Park live
Reports say westbound carriageway is blocked after the incident, believed to have happened around 11am

Elderly Winsford rapist's 19 year jail term is a 'death sentence'

Defence claims Alan Charles Foulkes, 72, might not live to end of sentence

Chester FC: McCarthy to trim trialists after Marine audition

Jon McCarthy and Ian Sharps
Blues squad of trialists beat Marine 5-3 on Saturday and some will have the chance to prove their worth in the next three games

Transformation of Helsby 'eyesore' into family homes complete

Ribbon cut on £1.5m housing scheme in Lower Robin Hood Lane

Schools issue Pokémon Go advice to parents on how to keep their children safe

Augmented reality app craze shows no signs of slowing as summer holidays begin

Carden Park worker injured in Greek quad bike accident

Family of teenager Harri Jones is raising money to bring him home from Corfu

Empty homes crackdown in Chester and Ellesmere Port

Cheshire West and Chester Council want to bring empty homes back into use
Cheshire West and Chester Council wants to bring as many empty homes as possible back into use

How safe is your summer holiday? What the situation is like in Germany, France, Spain, Italy and others

Here's what you need to know about the risk factors after a series of attacks and unrest around some major holiday hotspots

Is Deliveroo coming to Ellesmere Port?

Deliveroo is on its way to Ellesmere Port
Spoiler: Foodies will be pleased with the answer

Chester Park & Ride scheme extended for summer

Thursday evening extension is to support CH1ChesterBID campaign

Cheshire Shopmobility service has positive impact on disabled people

Shopmobility West Cheshire provides daily hire of mobility scooters and wheelchairs to enable people with mobility difficulties to access town/city centre shops and other facilities
Survey shows complete customer satisfaction and helps people feel less isolated

Chester Inner Wheel has new president at the helm

Chester Inner Wheel outgoing president Nadine Morris (left) and new president Carol Vick
Handover event took place at Mercure Abbot's Well Hotel

2016 Cheshire Business Awards: Young business person

Cheshire Business Awards 2015: Bentley Motors Young Business Person of the Year Award, open to anyone aged under 35, presented by HR programme manager for Bentley Motors Phillipa Wright, went to Samuel McGarrigle, Beer Dock
Spotlight on a category aimed at identifying future stars of the business community

Cheshire restorative justice and mediation service taken over by new company

Remedi UK assistant director Nicola Bancroft with Cheshire police and crime commissioner David Keane and new service manager Lisa Gill
Police and crime commissioner welcomes announcement of Remedi UK's appointment

Star of BFG movie visits lifelike giant at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park

Ruby Barnhill plays Sophie in the Steven Spielberg-produced blockbuster movie

Chester Storyhouse gets on the move with help from transport firm

Zophie Lippek of Roanza and Al Parkinson of Storyhouse
Cultural organisation forges partnership with Roanza Truck and Van Deeside

Saltney teenage brothers shortlisted for prestigious BAFTA game award

Joseph and Moses Burton show off their computer game Stepfish
Joseph and Moses Burton designed a retro-style computer game together

Ellesmere Port high school students test survival skills

Students from Whitby High School in Ellesmere Port have been testing their survival skills in Snowdonia as part of their Duke of Edinburgh awards
Whitby High teenagers take on the Duke of Edinburgh awards

#perfectchester campaign is social media success

Chester city centre as viewed from the top of the cathedral
Twitter and Instagram posts from project to promote Chester highlighted

Community projects in Frodsham and Kingsley benefit from £100,000 grant boost

New outdoor gym equipment at Kingsley playing fields and renovations to Frodsham Community Centre

Are you legally allowed to break into a hot car to save a dog’s life?

We asked a lawyer to outline where you stand if you find yourself in this nightmare scenario

Elaine Paige to play William Aston Hall in Wrexham this December

Queen’s School lacrosse player captains US tour team

RioFest Movies in the Meadow takes place on Thursday, July 28 in the grounds of the Neuromuscular Centre's meadow in Winsford

Winsford centre to hold open air family cinema day

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Lord Mayor unveils new sculpture at Tattenhall school

The Genie of the Ketchup

Waverton Primary School pupils head to 'Old Baghdad'

Chester Inner Wheel outgoing president Nadine Morris (left) and new president Carol Vick

Chester Inner Wheel has new president at the helm

Cheshire Business Awards 2015: SAS Daniels Business Person of the Year Award, presented by partner and head of corporate Jeremy Orrell and partner and head of commercial Kaye Whitby, went to David Barlow of Barlows (UK) Ltd

2016 Cheshire Business Awards: Last chance to enter

St Oswald's CE Primary School Year 6 prom

Boughton Heath Academy pupil wins top writers' award

WI's ample assets turn heads in Little Sutton

Musical delight at Newton Primary School summer concert

Fundraisers help to raise £9,000 for Parkinson’s UK

Fundraising at Little Overton Pre-school

Graduation from Firs School kindergarten

Antoinette Sandbach MP opens the new tractor play area at Tilston Party in the Park

Tilston villagers party in the park

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