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Liver Birds and Bread creator Carla Lane has died aged 87

Carla Lane
The comedy writer from Liverpool passed away earlier today

Driver killed in Bank Holiday weekend crash on A41

An 11-year-old boy also suffered serious injuries

Watch this near miss on the A483 as lorry pulls out on car

The A483
Dashcam footage captures moment car has to take evasive action

Talacre parking chaos results in fights as police are called in

Talacre beach car park was overwhelmed by Bank Holiday sunseekers
Lack of bank holiday parking leads to mayhem in village and infuriates business and community leaders

Tom Heaton included in final England squad for Euro 2016

Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton warming up before an England training session
Roy Hodgson names the former Upton High School pupil in the 23-man party that will travel to France

Tribute to Frodsham motorcyclist killed near Tarporley

Family express thanks to everyone who has been supporting them at this sad time

Jamie Vardy reveals his pre-wedding nerves as first pictures of bride's dress emerge

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Hello! magazine takes readers inside Peckforton Castle on couple's big day

Debris on M56 sparks warning for Chester-bound motorists

M56 delays updated
Obstruction near Hapsford was cleared just after 10am

Watch Oulton Park racing driver cheat death in spectacular crash

Footage from Ameya Vaidyanathan's Oulton Park crash as the Indian driver's car spins into the air
Ameya Vaidyanathan 'completely unharmed' despite serious smash at Cheshire circuit

Mountain Rescue save Chester walker lost on North Wales fell without a map

The 22-year-old explorer had no idea how to get back to his car from the peak of Cadair Idris

Sharply dressed Chester ambassadors celebrate milestone

Stylish welcome party have engaged with more than 15,000 visitors in six months

Cheshire football supporters with banning orders reminded to surrender passports as Euro 2016 looms

Cheshire police stock image
A total of 40 fans across the county will not be able to travel to France this summer

Congestion clearing on A55 after crash between lorry and coach

Heavy delays on both the A55 and A494 following incident at Ewloe

Ellesmere Port MP 'alarmed' at surge in foodbank use

Justin Madders (Lab) in the House of Commons
Justin Madders questions Work and Pensions Secretary over new figures

Rearranged partial closure of Chester's Liverpool Road will disrupt traffic

Diversion is in place as work is carried out on pavement

Owners of Talacre beach car park lock council out of site following car flood chaos

PIC BY VICKIE GIBSON cars submerged by high tide in Talacre after gate allegedly left open
Local council no longer have a key to open the gate after dozens of cars were submerged by high tide

The WhatsApp scam you shouldn't be falling for

Be aware of this scam that can infect your smart phone

Cheshire salt museum celebrates first birthday with weekend of events

Award-winning museum has won latest of six accolades in first 12 months

Cheshire Fire launch app to show you how fire safe your home is

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service in action
Risk Rater designed to be simple and easy to use

Mars making closest approach to Earth for more than a decade: Here's how to spot it

Red planet to remain bright in the sky for first two weeks of June

Would you buy one of these giant figures of the Queen?

A unique collection of giant Queen Elizabeth II figures like this one is being offered for sale
Unique collection of super-sized royal models are up for sale

Housebuilder supports children's cancer charity

Persimmon Homes organise fun events to rase cash for Joshua Tree

Firs School pupils are world record holders

Tennis challenge has been approved by Guiness World Records

Chester pupils and musicians remember Battle of the Somme

First World War commemoration will take place in July

Blacon used furniture group needs help with popular bike recycling project

Cheshire Furniture Reuse Forum employee Naomi Graham and CUFE manager Pam Bleasdale with Chester Cycling Campaign volunteers
Chester Used Furniture Enterprise has replaced the Blacon Furniture Project

School choirs raise funds for Babygrow Appeal

Joint primary school concert brings in £100

Watch stunning reconstruction of how Chester Castle once looked

A still image of the digital reconstruction of Chester Castle, by Chester man Martin Moss
Digital artist Martin Moss has used gaming technology to come up with the footage

Winner of Storrar Cowdry Prize for Fine Art is mature student

Adam Jones will receive his prize in June

Catholic High School teacher chosen for event in Parliament

Thomas Wilson to spend a week in London in July

Awards presented to City of Chester Band members

Annual General Meeting reflects upon a year of change and progress

Chester and Ellesmere Port host fun science events during half term

Win family tickets to transport rally

May half-term: Things to do in and around Chester

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The White Horse's pork and leek pie with chips, greens and braised red cabbage (£9.95)

Restaurant Review: The White Horse, Churton

Game of Thrones Hodor to play DJ set at Rosies nightclub

Geronimo festival at Tatton Park celebrates 'fantastic' opening day

Women 2day: The heartbreak behind Diane's journey to China

Chester Ghost Stories: What's the eerie background behind Chester's Pied Bull?

It's selfie-time for racegoers at Chester's Roman Day

Thousands turn out for Roman Day at Chester Racecourse

Christmas party at St Werburgh & St Columba's Primary School, Hoole, 1980

Nostalgia: Memories of St Werburgh & St Columba Primary School

Et Alia in Sandy Lane, Boughton, Chester

Restaurant review: Et Alia, Chester

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How much do you know about Chester's music scene?

The Rock Bottoms are coming to Chester on July 30

The Rock Bottoms coming to Alexander's in Chester

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

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