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Ellesmere Port schoolgirl with cancer could be saved by younger sister

Demi Butler (left) with her sister, Ellie, who will donate her bone marrow to help save her sister's life.
Demi Butler, 11, was told the devastating news in July that she has acute myeloid leukaemia

Motorcyclist gets £170,000 compensation after A51 crash which broke nearly every bone in her body

Elizabeth Skerratt was riding to Chester when a driver pulled out of a junction into her path

Saltney man admitted downloading child porn

The Law Courts in Mold
Ryan Kyle Craig, 24, received a community order for two years

Chester dad who almost died from flu urges others to have life-saving jab

Miles Negus was left in a critical condition and was kept alive by a machine at the Countess of Chester Hospital after contracting a serious case of the flu virus.
Miles Negus was left in a critical condition and put into an induced coma after contracting a serious case of the flu virus 

Chronicle readers defend Countess of Chester Hospital over missed targets

The Countess of Chester Hospital
News that the Countess has been unable to meet NHS targets has sparked debate

Watch Chester FC daily digest: Keeper latest, Dover preview and look ahead to FA Cup draw

Chronicle Blues writer Dave Powell sat down with Mike Fuller to discuss the latest Chester FC news

Metal detectorist in Farndon found beautiful Roman pendant covered in mud

Lee Sansom discovered the piece, which is set with a stunning carnelian gemstone

Louise Minchin the target of email which said her 'neck looks nice for slitting'

Kristofer Jean Pierre Groot convicted after messages aimed at BBC Breakfast presenter and co-host Dan Walker

Four arrests made after Ellesmere Port drug raids

Officers were issued warrants to raid a number of properties in the town

Cheshire Police to stage 24 hour Twitterthon on Thursday

Cheshire Constabulary will reveal a day in the life of the force via social media

Six Cheshire West primary schools to increase in size

Cheshire West and Chester Council is proposing to expand six primary schools
The proposals affect schools in Northwich, Tarporley, Winsford, Tattenhall and Farndon

Why Chester taxi driver rapist Sultan Amari was able to flee the country

Sultan Amari, 46, fled the country before being found guilty of raping a student at a Chester house
Amari was not considered to be a flight risk, say the Crown Prosecution Service

Chester Tesco in Frodsham Street introduces new parking system

Tesco in Frodsham Street in Chester
Superstore gets rid of barriers and brings in new parking code method

Cheshire Oaks aerial activity Freedome to open in two weeks

The new Freedome freestyle aerial park will open its doors at the Coliseum, Cheshire Oaks in early October 2016
Operator Sky Zone say their new £1.8m park is a 'world first'

Treasure trove of Roman coins dug up in Tarvin

Grosvenor Museum have expressed interest in taking the find

Warrant issued for Chester taxi driver rapist who fled to Turkey

Sultan Amari, 46, fled the country before being found guilty of raping a student at a Chester house
Syrian-born Sultan Amari sentenced in his absence to 11 years in prison

Dedicated Chester teacher nominated for Your Champions award

Karen Green tirelessly supports youngsters on Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme

University of Chester to welcome Louise Minchin as part of its public events programme

Poet Ian McMillan, Shakespeare and stress also feature in forthcoming line-up

Chester and Cheshire celebrates record breaking tourism figures

Marketing Cheshire attributes results to increased collaboration in the city

MBNA Chester Marathon 2016: Organisers promise 'fabulous' spectacle

Thousands of runners will pound the city streets this Sunday

Estate agency opens for business in Tattenhall

Hunters Cheshire Homes, a new independent estate agent have opened for business in Tattenhall
Family owned independent firm based on high street

Firefighters warn residents over dangers of chimney fires

Householders are being encouraged to have their chimneys swept by a registered chimney sweep to ensure they are not at risk of catching fire
Fire crews attended two chimney fires in Knutsford and Tarvin yesterday (September 26)

Cheshire police shortlisted for national race equality award

Cheshire Constabulary HQ in Winsford
The constabulary’s insight programme has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2016 Business in the Community race equality awards

Chester TV heart-throb Tom Hughes is a real-life 'heart-breaker', says ex-teacher

ITV's Victoria starring Jenna Coleman as Victoria and Chester's Tom Hughes as Prince Albert
Victoria star would make girls 'swoon' says drama teacher Chris Tierney

Gold welfare award for Ellesmere Port stray dog service

Cheshire West and Chester Council regulatory services officer Columb McPhillips with four-legged friends
Council team receives accolade for fifth year running

Life in 'lost' Ellesmere Port street to be chronicled by local history group

A view of Dock Street, in Ellesmere Port, which was demolished to make way for the M53
Town residents asked to share their memories of Dock Street for new booklet

Two Blacon schools officially handed over after rebuilding programme is completed

Blacon High and Dee Point Primary are part of latest £27m batch of North West schools

Ellesmere Port lady loses her locks in charity fundraiser

Emma Mayers had her hair saved off so six charities could benefit
Six good causes will benefit from Emma Mayers' efforts

Chester campaigners join thousands at London rally on refugee crisis

Chester campaigners Heather Lannin, Catherine McNicholl and Millie Luxford
Campaigners urge the government to take more action on the refugee crisis

Ellesmere Port to hold third jobs fair

A Jobs Fair is to be held at Ellesmere Port Civic Hall
Hundreds of job seekers attended previous successful events

Northwich teacher sheds the pounds with help from former student

Chester Freshers' Week 2016: What's On for students in the city

Chester church granted funding to revamp community building

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Mollington school welcomes Bishop of Chester to harvest festival

Nearly 3,000 people took part in the the first ever Cheshire Memory Walk held at Delamere Forest. Picture by Chris Bull

Thousands head for Delamere Forest to join in Memory Walk event

Olympic golden girl Sam Quek returns to Chester Hockey Club

La Fattoria in Lower Bridge Street

Popular Chester restaurant La Fattoria plans Hoole eatery

Beeston Castle invites young and old to enjoy its autumn fair

Scotty T returning to Chester for Freshers Week

7 things to expect from Chester Pride 2016

Insignificance, Chester Pride, Chester Marathon, Selfie Fashion

18 things to do in Chester and Ellesmere Port this weekend

Blackpool's new £16.25m roller coaster, known temporarily as Construction 2018, will open in Spring 2018

Watch: The £16.25m roller coaster ride coming to Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Youngsters inspect a Fairey Gannet cockpit at the Aeroplane Collections Aviation and Transport show which took place on the First World War airfield site at Hooton Park

Hooton Park airfield comes back to life for aviation show

Cheshire born star of The Archers heads out on tour

Christleton students go to Borneo and back on four week expedition

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