Ellesmere Port firefighters brave heights to rescue kestrel trapped on aerial

Bird of prey had been dangling by its legs for at least an hour on the rooftop in Ellesmere Port

101 non emergency number restored after fault

Cheshire Police
Police urged members of the public to call 0845 458 0000

Arrest following drugs operation near Blacon

Undergrowth searched by undercover officers and dog unit

Massive investment at Airbus in Broughton like signing 'top £30m striker' says plant chief

An a A350 wing being assembled.
Paul McKinlay said the £48m for a new production line is one of the biggest announcements in recent years at the site

Thousands turn out for Chester Christmas lights switch on

City transformed into a glittering spectacle

Motorists face delays after wine spill on M56

Two lorries have collided on the M56 near Frodsham, closing the slip road
No serious injuries reported

Grange School tops Sunday Times league for Cheshire West and Chester

King's School and Queen's School ranked fifth and sixth regionally

Armed man in Chester Barclays Bank drama asked for police to kill him

New mental health assessment required before man is sentenced

Ministry of Defence to exhibit proposals on radioactive waste coming to Capenhurst

Exhibitions at Macdonald Craxton Hotel and Capenhurst Village Hall

Post Office Christmas ad features a helping hand from Chester branch colleague

Monika Nowobilska picked to star alongside the likes of Pixie Lott, Amanda Holden and Robert Webb

More Chester in the Fabulous Fifties

More images of city life the 1950s

Urbano32 seeks a pizza the action in Chester

Restaurant opens on Bridge Street on November 21

William Hague visits Frodsham prior to Small Business Saturday

William Hague MP and Graham Evans MP at Devonshire Bakery
Former Conservative leader praised town's character

Teenagers tackle mini triathlon for National Citizen Service

Aim is to raise funds for National Autistic Society and Buzz youth group

Army cadets in Neston thanked for Armistice Day preparations

Youngsters volunteered to clean up First World War memorial

Chester Fields restaurant to raise cash for local woman with Motor Neurone Disease

Birthday fundraiser will benefit Cheshire MNDA and The Christie NHS Trust

BBC presenter Louise Minchin switches on the Christmas lights in Hoole

Commmunity event is a successs with entertainment from Dee 106.3FM
Chester Cathedral is the setting for a Chester Music Society presentation of Britten's War Requiem today

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from November 22 onwards

See if you've got the X Factor when it comes to the X Factor

Peek inside our picture gallery of Winter Wonderland

Helsby High pupils pass on orienteering skills to primary schools

Children celebrate revamped play area in Elton

Your guide to Christmas in Chester and Ellesmere Port 2014

Mill View Primary in Upton hosted a sunflower bake off raising £160 for Christian Aid's Harvest Appeal

Mill View Primary School raise money for Christian Aid's Sunflower Harvest Appeal

Santa's Grotto at Handbridge lights switch on in 2013, which was built by students from West Cheshire College and organised by Marjorie Meacock

Handbridge Christmas event will be a magical affair

The Queen of Lights leads last year's Christmas parade

Christmas in Chester to be most magical yet

Newton pupils at Cross Country championships

A day in the life: Private client sales ambassador Linda Holland

Matalan email to 3.5million customers features Chester youngster

Erin Cross features in international #scarfie campaign

101 non emergency number restored after fault

Cheshire Police
Police urged members of the public to call 0845 458 0000

Ellesmere Port firefighters brave heights to rescue kestrel trapped on aerial

Bird of prey had been dangling by its legs for at least an hour on the rooftop in Ellesmere Port
Matty Taylor, who scored six times in seven games for the Blues last season, is now with Bristol Rovers

Match preview: Chester FC v Bristol Rovers

Blues close to full strength squad for Gas test and protecting six-match unbeaten home run

Tributes paid to Chester sporting legend Mickey Clifford

Much-loved figure was leading light at Chester football and Cheshire Phoenix basketball clubs

'Worldies' are stock in trade for Rooney

John Rooney in action for Chester FC against Gateshead
Chester FC: John Rooney aiming to build on his blockbusting match-winner against Gateshead last weekend
The Fallows are appearing at The Live Rooms on November 28

Chester Live Rooms host album launch by The Fallows

Chester band unveil Hurricane at city venue on November 28

Wrexham Glyndwr University to stage gig by 3 Daft Monkeys

3 Daft Monkeys who will be performing at the Catrin Finch Centre in Wrexham on November 29
Cornish band to showcase new album on November 29
Jo Leedham in action for Team GB

Jo's joy at GB Basketball funding boost

Chester-born London 2012 star welcomes emergency funding for Britain's men's and women's elite sides

Tessa still making big strides

Former Upton-by-Chester pupil Tessa McCormick finished fourth for England at the Cross Country International in Burgos, Spain
Athletics: Chester runner Tessa McCormick takes fourth place for England at Cross Country International in Spain
An a A350 wing being assembled.

Massive investment at Airbus in Broughton like signing 'top £30m striker' says plant chief

Paul McKinlay said the £48m for a new production line is one of the biggest announcements in recent years at the site

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See if you've got the X Factor when it comes to the X Factor

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Review: Spa time at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel

Jo Henwood reviews the newly refurbished spa

Urbano32 seeks a pizza the action in Chester

Restaurant opens on Bridge Street on November 21

Your guide to Christmas in Chester and Ellesmere Port 2014

Find out what events are happening this Yuletide in your area

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