Cheshire weather warning: Strong winds cause roof collapse and fallen trees

Prediction of localised disruption to travel in some areas as weather warning remains in force

Live: Chester FC await FA Trophy first round draw

The draw for the first round proper of the FA Trophy takes place on Monday live
Join us from 11am for build-up and reaction to the draw for the first round proper

Chester family need your signatures on petition that could help save their son's life

Matty Jones' family are desperate to change NHS policy before it's too late

Neston man killed in crash told his son how happy he was before fatal accident

The scene of the fatal collision at the junction of Chester High Road and Boathouse Lane on February 11
James Bernard Clarke's car collided with a coach on Chester High Road on February 11

Chester water supplies restored after power dip

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Power outage tripped water pumps

Chester FC: Everything you need to know about the FA Trophy first round draw

Ben Heneghan brings the ball down in last season's FA Trophy clash with AFC Telford United, who went through on penalties after a replay.
From possible opponents to the Blues past campaigns, here's a guide to this afternoon's draw

Chester car parks to switch from pay and display to pay on exit

Chester Market Car Park
Six city centre car parks will begin the transition process on November 30

M56 Junction 9 congestion as paper on road causes traffic to draw to a halt

Monday misery for commuters as all lanes now reopened following accident

Former council leader to face former enemy in live radio music quiz

Cllr Mike Jones will face the man behind Twitter account @****Chester for a music quiz

Chester FC: Steve Burr 'not enjoying' his side's performances after Gateshead loss

Chester's man of the match Ben Heneghan challenging Gateshead winger CJ Hamilton
Defeat in north east means Blues have won once in seven games and manager admits his team have to do a 'lot better'

Upton anti-fracking protest ahead of camp eviction

The anti-fracking protest on Long Lane Upon (November 28): Residents and members of Frack Free Upton Jim Cameron, Barbara Cunningham, Jacqui Bulmer, Graham Bulmer and Tonia Darlington
Protesters on Long Lane supported by passing motorists

Revealed: Number of Christmas trees reported stolen in Cheshire in December 2013 and December 2014

More than 200 Christmas trees have been reported stolen to Cheshire police over the last two Decembers
Two-hundred reported stolen during a burglary in Macclesfield two years ago

Gateshead 1 Chester FC 0: Jim Green's verdict

Chester FC boss Steve Burr
Alex Whitmore's own goal on 83 minutes separates the sides at the International Stadium

Chester bus station site was once occupied by the Romans

Remains of 1st or 2nd century timber building discovered by archaeologists

Jenny Tinmouth to return to British Superbikes next season with Honda Racing

Jenny Tinmouth will be back for Honda next season
Chester-born rider 'over the moon' to secure a second stint with the factory team

Vauxhall manager in Ellesmere Port is West Cheshire College's student of the year

Sean Buckley was named student of the year
Kanya King who founded the MOBO awards says each student should be enormously proud

Cheshire Phoenix 80 Plymouth Raiders 86: John Lavery blasts 'poor' performance

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Lavery talks to his players against Plymouth
Loss to Raiders rounds off a disappointing weekend for the Nix after Saturday defeat at Leicester Riders

Ellesmere Port's historic hangars given huge £350,000 boost in Chancellor's Autumn Statement

One of the historic First World War hangars at Hooton Park, Ellesmere Port
One of the most at-risk heritage sites in the country

Chester student site undergoes archaeological investigation

Remains of monastery walls found underneath city centre car park

Chester has some of the 'happiest neighbours' in the UK

Everybody needs good neighbours - and Chester certainly isn't lacking

Chester consultant tells of patient complaints over sexual health service

Lead clinician says patients can't get appointments and are being turned away from full clinics

Chester dance company Fallen Angels performs at Royal Opera House

Damien Stewart (centre) in Fallen Angels' production of Upon Awakening
Upon Awakening helps people struggling with addiction

Cheshire food hygiene ratings: Diners urged to look before they book this Christmas

Check food hygiene ratings before choosing a place to eat say Cheshire West and Chester Council

Opinion: Axing Chester hospital's abortion service is another nail in NHS coffin

Chester Chronicle chief reporter David Holmes offers a personal view on the controversial issue of the Countess of Chester Hospital ending its abortion service

CH1ChesterBID manager steps down

Search is on for replacement for Rita Waters

Ellesmere Port mayor to hold Christmas fair for Macmillan Cancer Support

Mayor of Ellesmere Port Lynn Clare
Cllr Lynn Clare to run tombola stall at Civic Hall

Can you find a home for abandoned teddy bears?

Hospice of the Good Shepherd appealing to find a home for the abandoned bears

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