Chester fracking u-turn: what you think of the IGas decision in Upton and Mickle Trafford

Chronicle readers give their views on the decision to pull out of two Chester sites

DJ Marvin Humes in Chester to launch £350,000 refurbishment at Rosies nightclub

The club's first floor has been transformed into a luxurious Pan-Asian themed room

Work begins on controversial Chester student housing complex

Latest 350-bed project begins as construction continues at two other student housing sites 

Man suffered serious head injuries in Stoak barn accident

The injured man is said to be in a stable condition

Burst water main in Ellesmere Port could take days to repair

Engineers will be working through the next few days to repair leak

Fracking company pulls out of Chester sites in Upton and Mickle Trafford

The drill at Ince Marshes located at the rear of Quinn Glass which has struck gas updated
Shock announcement by energy company brings jubilation from campaigners

Cheshire West speed limits introduction branded 'against the spirit of democracy'

Cheshire West and Chester Council voted to introduce 20mph speed limits
Eight Conservative opposition councillors call-in the decision to bring in 20mph restrictions on residential roads

Chester man killed after being hit by train

Shotton Lower Railway Station
British Transport Police say the 35-year-old was pronounced dead at scene near Shotton station

M6 fully reopened after accident but expect delays

Lorry overturned had disrupted M6 northbound at Lymm as well as blocking exit slip onto westbound M56

Co-op in Hoole aims to replace two stores with one in controversial plan

Cllr Bob Thompson objects to The Elms Medical Centre in Hoole being turned into a mini supermarket
Move would awaken long-standing fears about threat to Faulkner Street shopping centre

Is Grosvenor Park in Chester haunted?

Perhaps the apparition relates to nearby St John's Church which is reputed to have a ghost

Chester anti-fracking campaigners to greet Tory conference delegates

Demonstrators from Frack Free Upton at the entrance to Duttons Lane which has been blocked by police
More than 300 Conservatives will be gathering at the party event in Christleton

Cheshire firefighters concerned new shift pattern 'not family-friendly'

Andrew Fox-Hewitt, of the Fire Brigades Union
But management has agreed to review the new system every two months

Retired Chester businessman caught doing 102mph in his Jaguar

The Law Courts in Mold
Roger John Davies, 69, said he saw an open road and wanted to give his Jag 'some stick'

Watch: Brilliant footage of Chester's streets and attractions in 1934

The OId Dee Bridge in Chester, leading to Handbridge, from a 1934 British Pathé still
British Pathé film showcases 'historic and picturesque' city

Gary Barlow & Tim Firth musical raises thousands for charity Bloodwise

The Girls received a standing ovation following every performance at the Lowry Theatre

Antoinette Sandbach MP visits Tarporley school prompted by social media request

Tweet from sixth former sets ball rolling

Great Sutton remembers 'life and soul' of the party

Family and friends hold commemoration to coincide with what should have been their loved one's 40th birthday 

Large group of rowdy men hauled off flight at Manchester Airport for 'drunken behaviour'

The group of men were being disruptive on the flight

Newly opened Ellesmere Port free-running track targeted by vandals

The facility was officially opened in December
Part of the circuit in Whitby Park was set alight on Tuesday, February 2

New way for Tarporley residents to contact police is unveiled

Contact Points have been installed in the village

Eddisbury MP tells TV audience current bereavement services 'are not good enough'

Antoinette Sandbach speaks out on BBC TV Victoria Derbyshire show

Will the Zika virus spread to Europe? And should I cancel my holiday if I am pregnant? Everything you need to know about the disease

The World Health Organisation has declared an "international emergency" over the Zika virus, and warned it could hit Britain by carrier Aedes mosquitos stowed away in baggage or in the blood of infected travellers

Chester charity SPACE celebrates first birthday

Families supported by SPACE celebrated its first birthday with a superhero-themed bash
Superheroes helped mark the milestone

Former Helsby High School student sets up new online baking business

Kelly Lee and Tim Igoe of Cheshire run, a wholesale cake packaging and baking accessories one-stop-shop
Kelly Lee from Ashton teamed up with Tim Igoe to create

Chester Zoo TV series is 'Big Brother' for animals

Six part Channel 4 series began on Tuesday

Cheshire firefighter is the new Milk Tray man

Patrick McBride, the Liverpool firefighter who has been named the new Milk Tray Man
Patrick McBride will wear the famous black polo neck after taking on the iconic role

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