Airbus in deal with Columbian airline

Airbus has secured an order with Columbian airline group Avianca Holdings
The deal secures the 6,000 jobs at the wing making plant in Broughton

Election 2015: Postal votes in Cheshire West still not arrived

Postal votes have failed to arrive for 284 people living in one of the four constituencies of Cheshire West and Chester

A41 closed between Broxton and Grindley Brook following collision

Police are advising motorists to avoid the area after a two-vehicle collision on the A41
Police have advised motorists to avoid the area

Election 2015: David Cameron tours Islands project at Chester Zoo

Prime Minister David Cameron was given a tour of Islands at Chester Zoo on May 6, the final day of the 2015 general election campaign
Prime Minister visits on final day of the general election campaign

Woman suffers cardiac arrest at Chester fun fair

Pat Collins Fair in Little Roodee Car Park, Chester
71-year-old fell ill at Pat Collins Fair in Little Roodee Car Park on Sunday, May 3

Work starts on new Chester KFC restaurant

Work has started to build the new KFC on the Greyhound Retail Park fronting Sealand Road
Work on site at Greyhound Retail Park expected to be completed by early August

Ellesmere Port newborn shares royal baby birthday

Charlie Bamber was born at the Countess of Chester Hospital on the same day as Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana
Charlie Bamber was born at Countess of Chester Hospital on Saturday, May 2, the same day as Princess Charlotte of Cambridge

Work starts on new Chester KFC restaurant

Work has started to build the new KFC on the Greyhound Retail Park fronting Sealand Road
Work on site at Greyhound Retail Park expected to be completed by early August

WATCH: News at Ten viewers shielded from sad side of Chester life

ITN's Mark Austin broadcasts from the top of the steps outside St Peter's Church by The Cross
ITN presenter Mark Austin broadcasts at The Cross just feet away from rowdy pair

Trip To Paris romps to Chester Cup victory at Roodee

Trip to Paris (left) ridden by Graham Lee wins The Betway Chester Cup
Jockey Graham Lee pilots 10/1 shot to thrilling win

Your guide to the Boodles May Festival at Chester Races

What's on, where at the racecourse in May

WATCH: £2m investment at Chester Racecourse revealed

A new finishing line video screen is just one of the new features for Chester Races

Two students celebrate gaining coveted place on National Youth Theatre course

Joseph Jameson, of Tattenhall, and Sir John Deane's pupil Kat Humphrey beat off thousands of other hopefuls

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after A41 crash

51-year-old motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries
Rider's bike left slip road between Christleton and Huntington and collided with a hedge

Cannabis look out appeal by Cheshire Police

The cannabis farm uncovered at an address in Sealand Road, Chester, on July 10
Police force is encouraging the public to look out for signs of cannabis cultivation

Violent attack in Ellesmere Port leaves man fighting for his life

Woodfield Road, close to its junction with Victoria Road
Victim sought medical help five days after assault when he fell ill, but is now in critical condition

Chester Zoo vice president Ruth Rendell dies, aged 85

Murder-mystery writer and supporter of Chester Zoo died today following a stroke earlier this year

General Election 2015: Who should I vote for?

Not sure which box to tick on May 7? Help is at hand for voters in Cheshire West and Chester

Who should I vote for in the General Election 2015? Answer 12 questions to reveal who you should choose

Election 2015
Should fox hunting be legalised? Do you support equal marriage?  Take our quiz to find out who you should vote for

New edition of The Chester Chronicle is out on Thursday

Front page of the City edition of the May 7 Chester Chronicle
Find out why you shouldn't miss out on picking up a copy of your favourite local newspaper
Matty Brown, Kieran Charnock and Gareth Roberts have not been offered new deals at Chester FC

No rush for new signings as Chester FC boss Steve Burr lets defensive trio go

Gareth Roberts, Kieran Charnock and Matty Brown head list of players not offered new deals

Matty Brown 'gutted' over Chester FC departure

Matty Brown hasn't been offered a new deal at Chester FC
Centre-back on the lookout for a new club after being informed he would not be offered a new deal

IN PICTURES: What happened to the Chester City team following relegation from the Football League in May 2000

Stuart Hicks holds off a defender in the 1-0 loss to Peterborough United, which resulted in relegation for Chester City
The Blues were relegated to the Football Conference after losing 1-0 to Peterborough United on May 6, 2000
Magnetic North present A Walk At The Edge of the World in Studio 2 at Clwyd Theatr Cymru

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from May 7 onwards

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

In pictures: Chester Races Day 1 of Boodles May Festival

Check out our two galleries of photos from the opening day of the racing season at Chester Racecourse
Woodlands, long-standing members of the Ellesmere Port & District Sunday League, won the 2014-15 Kingkab Cup

End of an era as full-time blown on Ellesmere Port & District Sunday League

League's demise consistent with wider problems facing the grassroots game in the UK

Chester Races launches 2015 season with start of May Festival

Kenny Dalglish and Frankie Dettori among famous faces spotted at Roodee during windswept opening day

Mitchell Škoda: Chester dealership is new and improved for 2015 and beyond

The builders have left, the decorators are done and staff are celebrating the start of a new era

In This Week's Paper

Nostalgia: Memories of The Odeon in Chester

Do you recognise anyone?

Win tickets to 2015 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power extravaganza

Deadline for entries Friday, May 15

Chester Half Marathon is a sell out

Race entries hit capacity with more than two weeks to go

Royal Baby: Choose a name for the new HRH

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their newborn son
While we all endure the Great Kate Wait pick a right royal name for the baby who will be fourth in line to the throne


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