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

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

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

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

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

Chester FC: Steve Burr happy to take a point after Dover Athletic draw

Steve Burr gets his message across in Chester's draw with Dover
Blues boss admits final ball 'not good enough' and wants players to become better at keeping possession

Kelsall youngsters inspired by Alex Staniforth raise £750 for charity

The children wanted to conquer their own 'Everest'

Former Saltney councillor will return to Berlin for opening of Shamrock Children exhibition

Klaus Armstrong Braun
Klaus Armstrong-Braun of Broughton was among hundreds of youngsters sent to Ireland at the end of the war

Aldi in Broughton: New planning application submitted for supermarket

An artist's impression of the new Aldi store in Broughton
Fresh plan for supermarket site to resolve ongoing issues but it will still open before Christmas

BT Broadband down in Chester

Customers in parts of the city have been without an internet connection since 7.22am on Wednesday

Chester FC set to sign striker Danny Hattersley

Danny Hattersley in action for Southport updated
Former Southport and Stockport County forward likely to join prior to weekend trip to Gateshead

Chester councillor hopes a tiny creature could yet stop the frackers

Upton member believes Great Crested Newt survey is out of date

Rail delays cleared between Chester and Wrexham

The man was stabbed in the toilets at Chester Railway Station
A signalling problem has caused disruption of up to 30 minutes on Wednesday (November 25)

Lord Binning pub in Kelsall undergoes refurbishment

New look and menu for The Lord Binning

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

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

Countess of Chester Hospital abortion service axing criticised by Chester MP and doctors

Hospital bosses say termination service is 'no longer sustainable'

Chester Zoo criticised over gardening hut closure

But zoo says area had to be fenced off for 'insurance reasons'

Olivia Phillips fundraiser: Ellesmere Port turns out to raise money in cancer battle

Event at the Vauxhall Sports and Social Club brings in £3,200 to support family

Indesit recall a number of fire hazard tumble dryers

A number of tumble dryers are being recalled
Creda, Hotpoint and Indesit brands affected by fault which has led to a series of incidents

Coca Cola in Chester: Road closures and temporary parking clampdown

The festive red truck will stop off in Chester updated
Giant red truck will park up but drivers warned of Eastgate Street closure

Your Champions award is a fitting tribute to our precious son Richard

Richard Pover was honoured at this year's Your Champions Awards

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