Potential Chester fracking site has newts nearby

IGas reveals survey showed creatures are present on land which is subject of controversy

Chester flood alert in effect

Environment Agency issues notice for the River Dee catchment on Monday (November 30)

Hoole miss out on Best British High Street accolade

But judges created the Best Newcomer category just for them

Hillsborough victim Christopher Edwards received CPR too late

Hillsborough victim Christopher Edwards
Inquest hears medical and pathology evidence about four of the 96 victims

Air ambulance called to Christleton after jogger hit by tree branch

Air Ambulance
High winds believed to be responsible for freak accident

HS2 rail link to open in 2027 - six years ahead of schedule

250mph HS2 line is expected to cut travel time between Manchester and London to one hour and eight minutes

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

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

Chester FC: FA Trophy draw hands Blues repeat trip to AFC Telford United

Tom Peers blasts a chance wide late on during last term's 1-1 draw at AFC Telford United in the FA Trophy
Steve Burr's side to travel to New Bucks Head on Saturday, December 12

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

Dee Valley Water logo Image 1
Power outage tripped water pumps

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

Woman thanks Ellesmere Port schoolgirl who comforted her on street

Ann Bellfield wants to thank the schoolgirl who comforted her on an Ellesmere Port street
Unknown youngster gave Ann Bellfield a hug after her family pet had to be put down

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

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