Cheshire West and Chester issued with weather warning as Hurricane Gonzalo predicted to hit UK

Hurricane Gonzalo is predicted to hit the UK
Met Office warns of significant travel disruption and dangerous driving conditions

Police close suspected drug den in Blacon

18-year-old arrested and released on bail

Chester actor stars in Northern Soul film

Chester's own leading man Joshua Whitehouse
Former Queen's Park High School pupil Joshua Whitehouse lands lead role in indie flick

Man injured in Chester road traffic collision

A man was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital following a collision on Frodsham Street
Incident on Frodsham Street involved pedestrian and vehicle

Two men charged following Ellesmere Port robbery

Kenneth Lee Brown and Terrence Roberts charged following robbery
Balaclava-clad men threatened staff with weapons at Port Wines off-licence

Capenhurst Nuclear Services shortlisted to store radioactive parts from nuclear subs

Reactor pressure vessels from Royal Navy submarines could end up near Ellesmere Port

Taser usage by Cheshire police sees tenfold increase since 2009

Cheshire police taser usage is up more than 1,000% from five years ago
Assistant chief constable Mark Roberts says tasers are used 'responsibly and only where necessary'

Thousands apply for jobs at new Chester Asda store

New store to open in Greyhound Retail Park on November 10

Residential conversion specialist keen to redevelop Queen's Park former bank site

But PJ Livesey Group says Lloyds Banking Group appears more interested in deal with University of Chester

Hoole campaigners apply for Alexandra Park and lodge to be registered as a community asset

The Alexandra Park lodge sold by Cheshire West and Chester Council
Residents hope to reverse break-up of park by Cheshire West and Chester Council

Chester Live Rooms celebrates first birthday as city centre venue

Matt Cardle performing at The Live Rooms in Chester
Matt Cardle, Gary Numan and Ms Dynamite among the stars featured during first 12 months

Chester visit for young people from Palestine

Chester Friends of Palestine invite group as part of England tour

10-year-old kickboxer Jared to represent England at world championships in Italy

Newton Primary School pupil seeks help to fund his attendance

Bonfires and firework displays in Cheshire

Find some extra sparkle on Guy Fawkes night with our map of firework displays

Chester Zoo welcomes white-faced saki monkey

New arrival is doing well at the zoo

Willaston pensioner furious at loss of local bus service

Petition plea to bring back route through Willaston to Chester

Chester Zoo orangutan appeal sparks four-year-old Bradley into action

Bradley Driver raised £60 for the Chester Zoo Go Orange campaign
Visit to zoo inspires youngster to raise impressive amount for Go Orange campaign

Halloween Little Horrors: Send us your pictures

Chester based Fallen Angels Dance Theatre who will be performing at Russell Brand's latest book launch Revolution

Chester Fallen Angels Dance Theatre to perform at Russell Brand's book launch

The promo poster for Northern Soul, which will be showing at Alexander's in Chester on October 20

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from October 20 onwards

Guess the Welsh place name from the picture clues

Chester Freshers 2014: Student shoppers enjoy savings at Grosvenor Shopping Centre

Final entries for our Pet of the Year competition

Further entries from our Pet of the Year competition

updated

Ellesmere Port Pet of the Year 2014

RNLI Chester charity golf day

Erin’s Army at 2013 MBNA Chester Marathon’s finish line

Your Champions: Erin's Army nominated as Team of the Year

Lee Challinor of Blacon Defibrillator Fund with vice chair Claire Nicholson-Reynolds, Bob Williams NWAS chief executive, and the group's secretary Melanie Lloyd, who is also Lee's partner

Your Champions: Lee Challinor nominated for Volunteer of the Year

Radiographers go on strike at Countess of Chester Hospital

Staff are upset after government rejected the recommended 1% rise

Cheshire West and Chester issued with weather warning as Hurricane Gonzalo predicted to hit UK

Hurricane Gonzalo is predicted to hit the UK
Met Office warns of significant travel disruption and dangerous driving conditions

Police close suspected drug den in Blacon

18-year-old arrested and released on bail
John Rooney sends a shot fizzing past the post in the 2-1 win over Alfreton Town

Blues are starting to build a fortress, says Burr

Chester FC: Steve Burr says his side 'totally dominated' Alfreton Town in 2-1 win to extend unbeaten home record

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Alfreton Town 1

Matty Hughes in a footrace with Bradley Wood
Craig Mahon's goal with seconds remaining helped the Blues come from behind to secure a fifth home win

Match report: Chester FC 2 Alfreton Town 1

Matty Hughes celebrates his goal against Alfreton Town
Jim Green watched the Blues leave it late to secure all three points against the battling Reds
Actor John Bowe

Chester Cathedral Spirit of Christmas unveils first celebrity for 2014 concert

Emmerdale star John Bowe to join host Matthew Kelly at November 28 event

North Wales Jazz presents Nigel Price Organ Quartet at Llay RBL

The Nigel Price Organ Quartet, featuring the outstanding Vasilis Xenopoulos on tenor saxophone
Acclaimed saxophonist Vasilis Xenopoulos among line-up heading for venue on October 28
Cheshire Phoenix v Newcastle Eagles - David Aliu

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Newcastle Eagles

Pictures from the 88-81 BBL defeat at the Northgate Arena on Sunday night

Battling Nix suffer double defeat heartache

Mike Di Nunno made his first appearance at the Northgate Arena for the Cheshire Phoenix against the Newcastle Eagles
Cheshire Phoenix: Tough weekend ends with unlucky Nix suffering back-to-back defeats against league's top two sides.

Managing director named one of the North West's top business leaders

Head of digital agency 'humbled' by accolade

Chester's own leading man Joshua Whitehouse

Chester actor stars in Northern Soul film

Former Queen's Park High School pupil Joshua Whitehouse lands lead role in indie flick

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Guess the Welsh place name from the picture clues

They make look like random things put next to each other... but we reckon these point quite clearly to the name of a Welsh town

Final entries for our Pet of the Year competition

Seventh gallery of your pet pictures

Further entries from our Pet of the Year competition

Sixth gallery of your pet pictures

Ellesmere Port Pet of the Year 2014

updated
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