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The dinosaurs are back! All you need to know about Chester Zoo's biggest ever exhibition

The 23 lifelike creatures open to the public on Saturday, May 28

Richard Bromley found guilty of causing girlfriend's death by careless driving

Claudia Williams
23-year-old, who denied the charge, is due to be sentenced on June 28

Chester to stage Queen's 90th birthday celebration in city centre

Roman soldiers, Town Hall Square picnic, parade and singalong on June 12

Frodsham to hold debate on big question - Should we be in or out of the European Union?

Meeting at Frodsham Community Centre on June 7

Saltney homes targeted by bogus callers

A bogus caller is targeting homes in the Saltney area
Warning issued after man claiming to be from Flintshire County Council knocks on doors

Chester jury retires in former police officer Kevin Dwyer exposure trial

Kevin Dwyer arriving at Chester Crown Court to face trial on a charge of indecent exposure. Picture by Andy Kelvin/Kelvinmedia
Ex-PC denies exposing himself in his car to woman in Newtown during early hours of July 5 last year

Richard Bromley death by careless driving trial: Still no verdict from jury

Bromley, 23, is accused of causing the death of his girlfriend Claudia Williams in 2013

Blacon homes evacuated after suspicious package reported to police

The Royal Logistic Corps bomb disposal squad deployed a robot device to deal with the suspicious package in Blacon updated
Royal Logistic Corps bomb disposal squad called in as police imposed cordon in Muir Road area

Cheshire bus driver wins £6.1m Lotto Jackpot

Grandfather Kevin Jones can now buy the house of his dreams

Jamie Vardy's bride 'shocked' Peckforton Castle guests with conservative wedding dress

Rebekah Nicholson shunned the usual flashy WAG gown and went for a classic style at Peckforton Castle nuptials

Chester demo over fears cheap foreign workers will be used on Ince Marshes project

Trade unions hold protest to protect national agreement in engineering construction industry

Gang that targeted banks and post offices in Ellesmere Port and Neston jailed for a total of 83 years

A gang of armed robbers who targeted banks and post offices in towns including Ellesmere Port and Neston have been jailed for a total of 83 years. Top from left: Shaul James McDonald; Ian John Stewart; John Paul Stewart. Bottom: Alan Robert Lea; Kieron Anthony Whittle; Gary Thomas McNeill
Victims were left traumatised as six men stole up to £1.5m over six years

Winsford man fined for piling bin bags outside his property

Bin bags piled outside the property in Windsor Drive in Winsford
Vermin-attracting waste, including dog faeces, were left outside the property in Windsor Drive

Grosvenor Bridge man in serious but stable condition after being removed from River Dee

Police were called to the scene on Wednesday afternoon

Woman trapped in car after Christleton RTC

Generic shot of a Cheshire police car for file and online use
Emergency services are on the scene of the incident which involves one car

Hammond pupil Beau Dermott through to Britain's Got Talent Final

The Hammond School pupil is tipped to win the show

Chris Matheson MP pays visit to Chester Breakfast Club

MP meets members over the most important meal of the day

Chester council to answer why glass canopy left in place after third accident

All three glass canopies have now smashed on the walkway around Cheshire West and Chester Council HQ building

Cheshire West and Chester Council campaigns to improve food hygiene

Multi-agency initiative results in 30 hygiene improvement notices being issued

Upton councillors locked themselves in building as travellers set up camp

Police responded to call from 'scared' councillors but say no offences had been committed

Prayers for Chester and Ellesmere Port homeless community at 49-year-old's funeral

Paul Feek's tragic death is the latest among a number within the homeless community over the past 12 months

Revamp at Broughton Shopping Park leaves Costa 'hidden away'

Broughton Shopping Park Costa shop
Changes to the Costa sign have affected the coffee chain's visibility on the park

New Lord Mayor of Chester takes up chain of office

Clrr Angela Claydon will be assisted by her daughter Sally Burgess as Lady Mayoress

Boughton fun day to raise cash for charity

Danielle Woosnam is raising funds for Hope for Children by walking the Great Wall of China and organising a fun day in Boughton
Event at Cross Foxes pub to raise money for Hope for Children

Ryanair predicts Liverpool airport flight prices will fall by 7% this year

Budget airline predicts lower prices and more affordable baggage costs that could signal a price war.

Chester Zoo TV documentary gets green light for second series

The Secret Life of the Zoo averaged 2.7m viewers every episode

Traditional Chester pub gets extra protection in law

Campaign for Real Ale is behind listing of city centre pub

Ellesmere Port's new mayor blown into office

Peter Rooney succeeded Lynn Clare as mayor of Ellesmere Port at the annual mayor making. Left to right new deputy mayor Karen Shore, mayoress Sharon Rooney and the new mayor.
Charity to be supported will be for those with eating disorders

Cheshire Euromillions £187k prize is claimed

Winner with ticket from April 5 draw has claimed their prize

New Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner goes on the beat

Newly-elected Labour commissioner David Keane is spending his first days meeting officers and police staff
West Cheshire College art and design student Lucy Clarke, 18, from Great Sutton in an award winning creation. Pic supplied by WCC.

Ellesmere Port trained art and design students scoop awards

Roman Day, Chester Zoo dinosaurs, The Lost Carnival, The Melrose Quartet

10 things to do in Chester and Ellesmere Port this weekend

Ellesmere Port based Chalice Media are taking a contemporary take on Shakespeare's The Tempest to Liverpool. Pic supplied by Chalice

Ellesmere Port production company to bring stormy weather to Liverpool's St George's Hall

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Co-owner of Chester tattoo studio takes on Ironman challenge

The Giants are set to return to Liverpool

Roman Day at Chester Races on bank holiday Saturday

Frodsham school pupils given chance to show off their skills as entrepreneurs

Emma Griffiths, University of Chester fine art and graphic design student

University of Chester to stage annual art and design show

A giant Queen will join the parade through Chester to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday

Chester schoolchildren will parade through city to celebrate Queen's 90th birthday

"We’d love to see you!” Antiques Roadshow presenter Fiona Bruce is looking forward to coming to Arley Hall

Antiques Roadshow rolls into Cheshire next week

Free pony rides in Chester city centre this weekend

Ten family pubs with outdoor play areas around Chester

Chester's Anya Bentham launches children's cancer appeal

Lawyer and MyShowcase stylist Melanie Ashworth: A Day in the Life

A look inside Jamie Vardy's wedding venue, Peckforton Castle

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