Barrow 3 Chester 2: Match report

Michael Kay has an effort at Barrow
Goals from Jordan Chapell and Tom Shaw aren't enough as Blues beaten in Cumbria

Three Chester city centre shops targeted by police over legal highs

Shocking video shows man collapse after taking substance

Barrow v Chester FC: Everything you need to know

Holker Street, home of Barrow AFC
All your questions answered as Steve Burr's side face last season's Conference North champions at Holker Street

Chester weather: Heavy rain expected from Tuesday afternoon

A woman struggles to control her broken umbrella in Chester
Met Office issue a weather warning for Cheshire West and Chester and the wider North West

Chester's 2015 Boxing Day Round the Walls race cancelled

Runners set off from Chester Racecourse at the start of the 2014 Round the Walls Boxing Day race
Popular festive run will return next year, say organisers

Chester Pride supporter's message to anti-gay protesters during festival

Dean Paton thinks all people should be equal as he shows in this video

Barrow v Chester FC: Darren Edmondson says his side can cause the Blues problems

Barrow boss Darren Edmondson
Former Chester City defender predicting a tough evening for Steve Burr's side at Holker Street tonight

M56 crash at Runcorn: Drivers blocked ambulance from getting through on hard shoulder

Dashcam picture of the M56 crash at Junction 12
Lorraine Jones tells of her dismay at seeing emergency services hampered by impatient motorists

Chester FC v Wrexham analysis: This was the Blues' finest derby display in many a long day

Kane Richards celebrates after netting Chester's third goal in the 3-1 win over Wrexham
Wrexham can have no complaints after being beaten by the better side on Saturday

Vulcan bomber final tour may be pulled due to safety fears

Police warn XH558's final flights may be cancelled if crowds do not stay away from airport

Deprivation in Chester: Stats show Cheshire West and Chester has some of the most deprived areas in England

Hoole area of Chester
Chester and Cheshire West has more than a twentieth of its area within the most deprived in the country

Cheshire Business Awards: Who won what at 2015 ceremony

Cheshire Business Awards 2015: David Barlow of Barlows (UK) Ltd with his Business Person of the Year Award
Full round-up of award winners at Chester Cathedral including Business Person of the Year

Ellesmere Port woman raises cash for her guide dog's first audio book

Little Sutton woman offers a glimpse into her world through the perspective of her guide dog Uska

Liverpool FC star Jordon Ibe a 'man of good character' says judge

19-year-old was found not guilty of failing to provide identification at Chester Magistrates Court on Monday

Chester FC loanee James Roberts handed compassionate leave following tragic death of brother

James Roberts in action against Wrexham
Roberts' 16-year-old brother Ben was killed in a car accident in Buckinghamshire on Saturday night

Beeston firm Fibreglass First exhibits at London Design Festival

Company also makes furniture for furniture designer Faye Toogood

Ellesmere Port Ford dealership gets cancer centre on the road

New car will enable patients at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre to access chemotherapy service
Claudia Williams

Guilden Sutton death crash trial: Richard Bromley found not guilty of causing girlfriend's death by dangerous driving

But jury is yet to reach verdict on death by careless driving while under the influence of alcohol charge

Ellesmere Port boundary changes: Justin Madders MP raises concerns about revamped plans

Justin Madders MP
Ellesmere Port MP says police station and Whitby Park could be part of a new Chester constituency

Chester Freshers: Celebrities in the city to welcome students

Famous faces make an appearance at Cruise and Rosies
Michael Kay has an effort at Barrow

Barrow 3 Chester FC 2: Match report

Goals from Jordan Chapell and Tom Shaw aren't enough as Blues beaten in Cumbria

Barrow v Chester FC: Everything you need to know

Holker Street, home of Barrow AFC
All your questions answered as Steve Burr's side face last season's Conference North champions at Holker Street

Barrow v Chester FC: Scouting report

Neil Ashton in action for Chester City against Barrow during an FA Cup fourth qualifying round replay in 2009
Steve Shaw, Bluebirds reporter for the North-West Evening Mail, gives us the low-down on Chester's opponents tonight
Galactic Funk Militia who will be performing on October 17 at the Oxjam Chester Takeover Festival

Oxjam Chester Takeover festival takes place across the city

Musical graduates stage fundraising events starting on October 8

The Great British Bake Off final approaches but who is most likely to win?

Nadiya, Tamal and Ian are the final three bakers left in this year's competition, but who is the most likely to win Bake Off 2015?
Jenny Tinmouth in action at Silverstone during the penultimate round of the British Superbikes championship

Jenny Tinmouth disappointed with British Superbikes display at Silverstone

Chester-born racer placed in top-25 in both races but feels mistakes cost her a more positive outcome

Saughall Colts get kitted out by Chester motorcycle dealership

Under 11s team gets fresh new look thanks to Bill Smith Motors
Rhys Barfield at Surf Snowdonia

Surf Snowdonia to close for winter with jobs lost at the facility

The surfing lagoon has ended the contracts of seasonal staff early and some permanent staff have been made redundant

If you love the Christmas markets, here are the top 10 to visit abroad

We love our Christmas markets in the UK, but if you fancy a short break away there are 10 others in Europe that look amazing!

Win hamper and tickets for Llangollen festival

Hamper Llangollen event takes place from October 17-18

Your Champions 2015: Star nurse Sue nominated for top accolade

Sue Grave nominated for Person of the Year

Forgotten shops and businesses of Chester

These places are no longer here but do you remember them?


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