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Delays remain on M56 after rush-hour crash

Long queues heading eastbound near to junctions 15 and 14

Chester FC daily digest: George's hefty ban, Killock's injury woe and Carden gets a new job

Your round-up of all the latest Blues news from Wednesday, October 26

Helsby residents fear 'speeding' HGVs could cause accident following M56 overnight closures

A56 Chester Road, Helsby
A busy stretch of the M56 has been subject to some overnight closures

Coaches CAN get around Chester bus station's tight curves

Rumours put to rest that National Expess coaches couldn't manoeuvre around new interchange

Murderer guilty of Chester killing found dead in prison

Wesley Dennis Rowlands of Blacon
Wesley Rowlands, 33, took the life of his friend David Lavender in 2012

Two 'great losses': More tributes pour in for University of Chester students

Union flags are at half mast by the Binks Building at the University of Chester's Parkgate Road campus
April Fox and Enya McDonnell passed away within the space of two days

Ellesmere Port man fights for life after 11-hour cancer operation

Terry Jones' family and friends launch £50,000 appeal for treatment

Ellesmere Port pub landlady handed £970 court bill

The Station Hotel in Station Road, Ellesmere Port
Formal action taken by council against Station Hotel licence holder

Chester's Josh Whitehouse lands Poldark role

Chester's own leading man Joshua Whitehouse
Rising star Josh will play Hugh Armitage in the third series of the hit BBC show

Chester cocktail bar banned from playing music

Zanzi-Bar in Watergate Street ends up with hefty legal bill for not having music licence

Chester FC captain Luke George handed six-game ban

Blues skipper found guilty of violent conduct by FA and will be out until the end of November

Anti-fracking Chester councillor found not guilty following confrontation with police

Activists proclaim victory after six out of eight protesters are acquitted following trial at city magistrates

Macclesfield Town 0 Chester FC 0: 90 minutes in 90 seconds

The Blues extend their unbeaten run in the National League to nine games with a gutsy performance

Macclesfield Town v Chester FC LIVE: The Blues aim to go nine unbeaten in the National League

Chester travel to Moss Rose looking to push themselves closer to the play-off places

Chester husband organises fundraising rock concert for wife with incurable condition

David and Jackie Williams at a rock concert shortly before her diagnosis
Jackie Williams of Hoole lives in constant pain and uses a wheelchair

Reports of Chester cash machine skimming sparks investigation

Concerns over 'suspicious activity' at ATM on St Werburgh Street

Great Boughton school library to close to the public

Bishops' Blue Coat High will become school only library service from October 28

Chester Miles of Smiles dinner guests entertained by former football star

Sponsors PME Aerospace Inspection Ltd with Micky Quinn and comedian Gary Skyner at the Miles of Smiles fundraiser held at the The Slowboat restaurant in Chester
Micky Quinn tells tales from his career at charity fundraiser

Chester Grosvenor now home to Restaurant Manager of the Year

Debbie Cappadonna wins top honour at 2016 Boutique Hotelier Personal Service Star Awards

Ellesmere Port residents urged to keep sheds locked following thefts

Cheshire Police
Three sheds were broken into in Ellesmere Port over the weekend

Beware of these overnight closures on the A41

Closure order will affect busy stretch of the road

Ellesmere Port MP claims US firm left some local people unable to put food on the table

Ellesmere Port and Neston MP Justin Madders (Lab)
California company says it has acted within the guidance

Calls for West Cheshire dementia sufferers to be allowed blue parking badges

Scheme could help those with Alzheimer's and other conditions hold on to their independence

Chester dad conquers Ironman World Championship in Hawaii

Mark Walsh completed the endurance event in an impressive 15 hours and 18 minutes

West Cheshire residents can have a say in dementia services

Twelve week consultation is launched by Cheshire West and Chester Council

Chester Sick to Death attraction offers to spook school pupils free of charge

Interactive museum uses gory gimmicks to grab the children's attention

Adorable police photo 'a great example of showing how officers are human'

Huge reaction to Cheshire Police picture of young girl being breath tested

Chester students revel in fun Grosvenor Shopping Centre event

Claire Bear was a special guest at the Student Takeover in Grosvenor Shopping Centre
'Student Takeover' features fresh fashion and free food

Winners revealed at 2016 CH1ChesterBID Customer Service Awards

Glittering ceremony at Chester Cathedral unveils 11 winners on the night

Chester mum reveals she has The X Factor with Honey G performance

Shelley MacIntosh became 'Mummy G' for one night only during Xtra Factor turn

Aesthetician Emma Brimson: A Day in the Life

Halloween 2016: six scary attractions you should try

Ryanair launches flash sale with £2 flights from Liverpool to Barcelona

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Chester Racecourse hosting the first hospice Spook Walk

Blacon church community project receives much needed boost in funds


A guide to Halloween events in Chester and Ellesmere Port 2016

Halloween in Chester and Ellesmere Port 2016: Send us your pumpkin pictures

Bonfire night 2016: Bonfires and firework displays in Cheshire

Chester Cathedral Spirit of Christmas concert has first star revealed

Christleton High School invites you to A Night At The Musicals

When do the clocks go back in 2016?

Win box of fireworks worth £150

Helsby dance school students are having the time of their lives

Chester bartenders Ben Iles (left) and Calum Adams are hoping to raise £10,000 for War Child

Chester bartenders take on national campaign for Syrian children caught up in conflict

Leeds and Liverpool canal short boat George at the museum with her new paint job

Ellesmere Port tourist attraction unveils rare restored boat

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