Man jailed for four years for burgling Sandiway Golf Club

Thomas Sweeney
Thomas Sweeney took part in raid which netted £25,000 worth of goods and caused £4,500 worth of damage

Chester perfume factory claims it is victim of targeted campaign

Company insists it is not responsible for notorious 'Sealand Stink'

Traffic chaos on M56 in Cheshire caused by lorry fire

Lorry fire on the M56 updated
HGV laden with tyres ablaze between junctions 10-11 at Preston Brook

Passengers at Bache station shocked at phone rage attack on Merseyrail train

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Reports that a man has been arrested following an incident believed to have involved a knife

Motocross site in Ellesmere Port forced to close

Founder says council must come up with alternative site otherwise 'the day of young kids riding on the streets will come back'

Drugged up thugs left Blacon man bleeding in the street

Thomas Humphreys and pregnant Eryl Roberts each jailed for 12 years for brutal knife attack

Ellesmere Port firm fined after worker receives horrific injuries

A court has imposed a fine of £80,000 on Freeland Horticulture Ltd after a worker lost the use of both his arms

New Northwich crematorium is able to stream funerals online

Vale Royal Crematorium
State-of-the-art equipment has been installed in the Vale Royal Crematorium on the A556

Man jailed for six months for causing Frodsham motorcyclist's death by careless driving

Philip Hawkins was killed in a collision at the Sutton Causeway-Mill Lane junction in Frodsham last year
Judge Roger Dutton said Richard Warner was guilty of 'abject failure to see what was there'

Christleton High School announce £750,000 expansion

Work on new energy-efficient building will last until March 2015

William Shatner slams Frodsham Christmas Festival appearance hoax

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Captain Kirk will not be beamed down to Frodsham this weekend

West Cheshire Foodbank boosted by £5,000 donation from Santander Foundation

Generous donation will help disadvantaged people in community

Traffic chaos as lorry hits bridge in Northwich

Police road closure
Motorists advised to avoid the area following the incident at the junction of Chester Road and Moss Lane

Top wildlife photographer is special guests at Chester RSPB meeting

Members treated to display of work by leading cameraman Ben Hall

Cheshire Police take part in national firearms amnesty

Residents have until December 5 to hand in ammunition and firearms

GB hockey star visits Chester Queen's School pupils

Hockey team enjoys some top level training

Cheshire Phoenix Basketball Team support White Ribbon Day

Chester Women’s Aid join team to raise awareness from domestic violence

Chester has its very own Christmas elf

Chris completes World's Toughest Mudder

Digital agencies bridge skills gap with Upton-by-Chester High School

Not About Heroes is in its final week at Clwyd Theatr Cymru in Mold

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

Junior Award Winners from Grosvenor Rowing Club pictured with their coaches. Front (from left): Stella Dixon, James Halligan, Zoe Green. Back: Jez Perkins, Jeremy Lush, Francis Munroe, Lucy Tilston, Andy Turner and Emma Wells

Chester Grosvenor Rowing Club volunteers win national acclaim

Community Christmas events in Chester and Ellesmere Port

Grant to build UK second largest parkour training park in Ellesmere Port

Win family tickets to rock 'n' roll panto at Clwyd Theatr Cymru in Mold

Cheshire Oaks Blue Planet Aquarium welcomes Team Santa

Saighton triumph in Small Schools Tournament

Chester charity shop raising funds to research link between deafness and dementia

Thomas Sweeney

Man jailed for four years for burgling Sandiway Golf Club

Thomas Sweeney took part in raid which netted £25,000 worth of goods and caused £4,500 worth of damage

Kingsley sculptor exhibits First World War artworks at Chester Cathedral

A piece from Tony Evans' Faces of War exhibition
Last chance to see Faces of War by Tony Evans

chELFie Chester's very own Christmas elf

Festive fun for the family in city centre elf-trail
Steve Burr acknowledges the travelling fans following the win at Dartford

Patience paid off, says Burr

Chester FC: Steve Burr delighted after his side comeback from two down to beat Dartford

Match report: Dartford 2 Chester FC 4

Rhys Oates, scorer of the Blues fourth, celebrates his goal with Matty Hughes
Four second half goals completed a remarkable turnaround at Princes Park for the Blues

Funeral of Chester FC fan Mickey Clifford to be held in Newtown

Hundreds of mourners expected to celebrate the life of the football supporter and Cheshire Phoenix volunteer

chELFie Chester's very own Christmas elf

Festive fun for the family in city centre elf-trail

Community Christmas events in Chester and Ellesmere Port

School fayres and other local events happening this Yuletide
Adrien Sturt in action for London Lions against Cheshire Phoenix in 2013

Two sign in for Cheshire Phoenix

Nix add Adrien Sturt and Simeon Naydenov to their squad in wake of Devan Bailey departure

Matty’s revenge mission

Matty Fagan with his trainer Anthony 'Arnie' Farnell
Boxing: Ellesmere Port lightweight Matty Fagan sights set on EPIC encounter

Digital agencies bridge skills gap with Upton-by-Chester High School

Sixth formers given the chance to think up their own apps and social media campaigns

In This Week's Paper

The big Home Alone debate

What age should you start letting your children stay alone at home?

Christmas in Chester through the years

Do you remember any of these images?

Chris completes World's Toughest Mudder

Ellesmere Port man goes the distance in gruelling 24-hour challenge in Vegas desert

Win family tickets to rock 'n' roll panto at Clwyd Theatr Cymru in Mold

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