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

Collision on M56 westbound near Lymm Interchange

Collision on westbound carriageway between junctions 9 and 10
Incident between junctions 9 and 10 causing some congestion

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

BT Broadband customers in Chester back online

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

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

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

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

Traffic on M56 clears after crash

Accident involving two cars near junction 14 at 8.50am

Countess of Chester Hospital abortion service decision slammed by city charity

Hospital bosses blame loss of sexual health contract for undermining service 

Why it's time Chester FC took a more creative approach to boosting home attendances

Tom Shaw went close with a long range effort in Chester FC's draw with Dover Athletic
Low crowd for Dover Athletic was to be expected - but it still raises questions about how to market the Blues in the community

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

BT Broadband customers in Chester offline for second day

Homes and business have been without an internet connection since Wednesday morning (November 25)

Cheshire Constabulary leaders welcome police budget cuts u-turn

Cheshire's Chief Constable Simon Byrne and Police and Crime Commissioner John Dwyer
Chancellor George Osborne has ruled out reductions to forces' budgets

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

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

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

Your views on Countess of Chester Hospital axing abortion service

Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester
Readers have been shocked and angered by the decision taken by hospital bosses

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

Support for White Ribbon Day in Chester

Emergency services back day of action against domestic abuse and violence

Cheshire police warn about 'altercations' ahead of Black Friday

Cheshire Police
Mass hysteria last year

Winner of Cheshire Prize for Literature is announced

Pauline Brown awarded top prize in annual writing competition

Chester commercial law firm to acquire major name in legal world

Chester based business Knights CEO David Beech
Knights Professional Services will acquire Darbys Solicitors LLP

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