Huntington homeowner confronted by two burglars during afternoon raid

Cheshire Police
Victim left shocked and shaken after face to face encounter with intruders

Chester visit from Red Arrows brings flash of colour to city skyline

World-famous display team was using Hawarden Airport as base over the weekend

A483 Posthouse Roundabout traffic misery as motorists face four-mile tailback

Motorists are complaining of lengthy queues on the A483
The £6m roadworks have resulted in a queue back to Rossett with some drivers complaining of a two hour delay

Three Queens in Liverpool have special meaning for Chester man

Peter Jones' father was a commercial artist who worked for Cunard

WATCH: Chester Grosvenor Bridge jumper lives to tell the tale

Police on Grosvenor Bridge investigate reports of a man jumping into the River Dee
Man leaps more than 30 feet into waist high water in the River Dee

Duddon accident claims life of 64-year-old

Cheshire police
Male driver from Lichfield area collided with a tree on the A51

Three Queens Liverpool 2015: Thousands gather at the Mersey for fireworks display

Fireworks display over the Queen Mary 2
Show is part of Cunard 175th anniversary celebrations

Cheshire M56 overnight closures delayed

Overnight closures on the M56 in Cheshire will start on Thursday
Ten nights of disruption as part of the £192m A556 link between M56 and M6 will start on Thursday not Tuesday

Northwich collision leaves motorcyclist injured

Cheshire Police
Biker taken to Aintree Hospital following accident involving white transit van on A49

Nepal earthquake: Peckforton medic tells of experience providing aid

Humanitarian aid worker Jonathan Povey was deployed to Nepal following the April 25 earthquake
Jonathan Povey said it was an 'immensely challenging environment' to work in

Prince Edward in Chester to join university's 175th anniversary celebrations

Earl of Wessex unveils plaque at Riverside Buildings to mark milestone for higher education institution

WATCH: Ellesmere Port Sports Village gets royal approval

Prince Edward describes new £15m centre on Stanney Lane as 'fantastic'

Chester Tory chief Mike Jones survives leadership challenge after election defeat

Former council leader emerges triumphant after Cllr Mark Stocks put himself forward as alternative choice for local Conservatives

Chester Labour MP Chris Matheson back from his first week at Parliament

The city's new Member of Parliament talks to David Holmes about his hopes for the next five years and his first experience at 'Hogwarts'

Nepal earthquake: Hoole woman from Nepal in bid to bring dad to UK after earthquake

Maya Shyangba Hyolmo brother Nyima Gyaltsen and father Kaji Lama have been living in tents with little food or water
Maya Shyangba Hyolmo says it is part of her culture that she cares for her dad who cannot yet rebuild his home, following disaster which killed her mum

New Frodsham charity seeks to recycle bikes and encourage sustainable transport

Frodsham Bike Project founder Andy Pendleton
Frodsham Bike Project has helped more than 1,000 people since its creation seven months ago

Winners of first Cheshire's Community and Voluntary Arts Awards announced

Lord Mayor of Chester leads ceremony at Chester Town Hall
Cheshire Police

Huntington homeowner confronted by two burglars during afternoon raid

Victim left shocked and shaken after face to face encounter with intruders

Cheshire West and Chester Council have bad-tempered first meeting under Labour control

Councillors clash as new ruling group revamp committee structure and break protocol on chairman's role

A483 Posthouse Roundabout traffic misery as motorists face four-mile tailback

Motorists are complaining of lengthy queues on the A483
The £6m roadworks have resulted in a queue back to Rossett with some drivers complaining of a two hour delay
Danny Maguire has left Blyth Spartans for FC Halifax Town

Conference Call: FC Halifax Town swoop for Danny Maguire, Godfrey Poku moves to Woking

A round-up of the latest news and player movements from the Vanarama National League

Meet the Vanarama National League newcomers: Boreham Wood

Ricky Shakes brings valuable experience to the Boreham Wood squad
In the second of our six-part feature, we take a look at Conference South play-off kings Wood

Meet the Vanarama National League newcomers: Barrow AFC

Barrow striker Andy Cook battling with Colwyn Bay defender Anthony Stephens
Ambitious Bluebirds start our six-part feature looking at the new clubs entering the division for 2015-16

Get 15% off tickets to Birmingham's BBC Good Food Show Summer

Bag yourself tickets with 15% discount when you book online with BBC Good Food Show Summer

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from May 26 onwards

Cheers! The Pubs, Inns and Taverns of Chester can be seen at Chester History and Heritage
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area
Prince Edward speaks to chairman of Cheshire Phoenix, Mike Burton, at the opening of the Ellesmere Port Sports Village

Exciting times ahead, says Cheshire Phoenix chairman Mike Burton

New chairman on hand to witness opening of the £15m Ellesmere Port Sports Village, the Nix's home from next season

Wirral CP Boxing Club's Leon Cooney reaches national final

Leon Cooney with Wirral Community Police Boxing Club chairman Peter Phelan
The 13-year-old will take on Oxfordshire's Jimmy Doran in the 50kg final at the England Boxing Schools Championship

Royal wedding milliner creates hat for hotel's 150th anniversary

Laura Apsit Liven's £770 design for The Chester Grosvenor was inspired by Eastgate clock and the landmark hotel's interior

Calveley Primary School recently took delivery of a minibus

Calveley Primary School transform mud patch into landscape garden

Youngsters have been enjoying the great outdoors

Festival fashion: The 10 best picks for under £25 including playsuits, dresses and sandals

Festival season is just around the corner, so here are the top 10 best picks from the high street including Topshop, ASOS, River Island, Missguided and more

Win tickets to see Burt Bacharach at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod

Deadline for entries Friday, June 5

10 of the best prom dresses on the high street including Topshop, ASOS, Miss Selfridge and more

Choosing the perfect prom dress can be tough, but we've got 10 of the best short and long dresses from Topshop, River Island, Virgos Lounge, ASOS and Miss Selfridge and more

Look inside: Contemporary converted barn in Ashton Hayes at £745K

Five bedrooms, a separate studio flat and underfloor heating

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