The slip road linking Boston Avenue onto the Central Expressway in Runcorn. Staff photo by Oliver Clay

Cuddington motorcyclist killed in crash in Runcorn

26-year-old died at the scene after he is believed to have lost control of his black Suzuki GSF 1200

Top 10 Chester community stories of the week

Sainsbury's Caldy Valley Road store in Great Boughton has launched its partnership with the Hospice of the Good Shepherd
Kelsall, air cadets, Upton, Inner Wheel, University, Hospice, Dial West, Saughall, carers, Barrow and Littleton all feature in our pictorial round-up

Chester blood donor recognised for his 100th donation

David Murray has been giving blood since 1969 and saved hundreds of lives

Major Northwich roundabout to get multi-million pound upgrade

The Leicester Street roundabout in Northwich
Improvements to Leicester Street roundabout to get under way later this year

WATCH: Chester Zoo giraffe calf takes first steps outdoors

Kidepo, Chester Zoo's latest Rothschild giraffe, takes his first steps
Kidepo joined the rest of his herd for a stroll in the sun

Chester Boughton Hall Cricket Club launching their Ashes Bike Ride challenge

Chester Boughton Hall Cricket Club launching their Ashes Bike Ride. From left to right Sophie Hedgecoe, Ian Thistlewood, Derek Joinson, Anne Thistlewood, Dave Fisher, Sarah Tilling, Lynn Hedgecoe, Barbara Turner, Lee Dixon
Over 72 hours the club is hoping to complete the 10,518 total miles from Lords to MCG on static bikes

Farndon-Holt medieval stone bridge to close for essential repairs

The medieval stone arch bridge over the River Dee between Farndon and Holt is to be closed for three weeks for essential repair work to be carried out
Structure built in 1339 will shut for three weeks

Cilla Black: Chester Blind Date contestants remember a national treasure

Cestrians share their memories of Cilla

Cheshire motorways campaign to warn of dangers of middle lane hogging

Highways England and Cheshire Police have launched a campaign to combat middle lane hogging. Pic supplied by Highways England
Motorists advised they could face £100 on-the-spot fine and penalty points for staying in middle lane

M56 Helsby crash left woman driver with 'life-changing' injuries

Victim flown to Aintree Hospital by North West Air Ambulance

Top 8 Chester school picture stories of the week

Abbey Gate, Overleigh, Barrow, Firs, Newton and Waverton schools feature in our pictorial round-up

Hoole family call for people to support Jeans for Genes Day

Isabelle with her parents Jemma and Craig Gregory
National fundraiser highlights children's genetic disorders

Newly-restored Round Tower in Sandiway officially unveiled

A ribbon cutting ceremony took place

Chester tattoo studio on Channel 4 antique show

The show airs on Friday July 31

New outdoor activity centre for Frodsham

Round Ponds Adventure Centre will be situated off Kingsley Road

Super siblings organise coffee morning in aid of Babygrow Appeal

Holly and John Allwood raised £80 for The Countess of Chester charity

Chester shop was supplied with fake branded mobile phone items

Counterfeit mobile phone items seized from Friduddin Ranas business premises
Cheshire West Trading Standards prosecute wholesaler importing counterfeit goods from China
The slip road linking Boston Avenue onto the Central Expressway in Runcorn. Staff photo by Oliver Clay

Cuddington motorcyclist killed in crash in Runcorn

26-year-old died at the scene after he is believed to have lost control of his black Suzuki GSF 1200

WATCH: Cheshire Scouts enjoy Japanese Jamboree

Pictures and video from the World Scout Jamboree in Japan

Watch: Vue Cheshire Oaks' new IMAX screen come to life

Timelapse video shows how the new cinema screen at the Coliseum Retail Park came together
Dale Tonge celebrates with Jordan Chapell and Ross Hannah during the weekend's win over Crewe Alexandra

Double deal as Steve Burr puts finishing touches to Chester FC squad

Defender Dale Tonge and goalkeeper Dylan Forth sign on short-term basis with a view to longer arrangement

Conference Call: Jonathan Margetts and Iain Turner join Tranmere Rovers, Kidderminster Harriers sign Adam Dawson

Tranmere's Jonny Margetts celebrates scoring during a pre-season game with Everton under-21s at Prenton Park
A round-up of the latest news and player movements from the Vanarama National League

Ian Sharps appointed Chester FC club captain for 2015-16

Ian Sharps has been appointed as Chester FC club captain for 2015-16
Defender wore the armband at former clubs Rotherham United, Shrewsbury Town and Burton Albion

Watch: Vue Cheshire Oaks' new IMAX screen come to life

Timelapse video shows how the new cinema screen at the Coliseum Retail Park came together

Doctor Who: See the latest picture from the new series and find out when it starts

See Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman in a new picture from series nine which is set to return in September
Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice

Flurry of new signings imminent, says Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice

New Nix GM says that fans will be pleased with roster as he reveals recruitment is complete

Chester Boughton Hall reach NatWest Club T20 area final

Chester Boughton Hall's 2014 T20 squad were winners of the NatWest Club T20 competition. They are looking to retain the crown in 2015
More limited-overs success for Lee Dixon's men

New Chester fashion boutique open evening

The Contempo hosts glamorous event at Booth Mansion

Top 8 Chester school picture stories of the week

Abbey Gate, Overleigh, Barrow, Firs, Newton and Waverton schools feature in our pictorial round-up

Win a family pass to Crewe Lyceum Theatre

Deadline for entries, Wednesday, August 5

Petra Nemcova sizzles as she models Ultimo's latest collection

Model Petra Nemcova showed off her fabulous figure as she modelled the underwear brand's AW15 range

Women 2day: Jemma's vision for SPACE

Hoole mum Jemma has turned a challenge into something positive

Windows 10: How you can update Microsoft's new system that is available now

Here is everything you need to know about the new Windows 10 release and your guide on how to download it and upgrade your system

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