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Brave Erin Cross suffered stroke before lifesaving USA trip

Thankfully, five-year-old made a full recovery in time for trip to Seattle

Miracle Frodsham boy continues to defy the odds as he goes in search of more sporting success

Luca Biagetti, nine, competing at the British Transplant Games this weekend

Sadie Hartley murder accused was 'in bed reading Game of Thrones' when attack took place, court hears

Sarah Williams says she was sick at home when brutal killing happened

Missing Cheshire toddler found his own way back to childminder's house

Little Lewis Palmer, three, was found safe and well after he disappeared for three hours

Two hundred West Cheshire people die of lung cancer every year

Public Health England which wants to raise public awareness of lung disease
Key message to people is: “If you’ve had a cough for three weeks or more, tell your doctor”

Chester FC sign Wade Joyce and James Akintunde

Wade Joyce has earned a deal with the Blues
Trialist duo earn permanent deals after impressing Blues boss Jon McCarthy

Arrests made after Neston drugs raids

Cheshire police
Police used a warrant to search an address on Shakespeare Road

Hero rescues woman from Chester canal near homeless hostel

Work is ongoing to convert the former Richmond Court old people's home into a 36-bed hostel in Boughton
Woman jumped into canal after police officers arrived to enforce restraining order

Cinema operator chosen to run Chester city centre multiplex

Multi-screen cinema is part of £300m Northgate Development

Sam Hughes: Chester FC ace ready to stake his claim this season

Chester's Sam Hughes in action against Wigan
Young midfielder wants to establish himself as a starter this season, whatever position that may be in

Chester horror crash victim turns life around

Bodybuilder Jay Vincent who was very badly injured in a motorcycle accident when he was 17 and has now retrained as a personal trainer. Jay studied at West Cheshire College and now works at the University of Chester and for Brio Leisure in Chester. He is a former mechanic at Ellesmere Port and now lives in Buckley.
See pictures of Jay Vincent's transformation after losing his leg in accident

Dawn till dusk Chester market proposed as part of Northgate Development

An impression of what the new Chester market square would look like as part of the Northgate development
Stallholders will continue to trade from existing market hall while the new one is being constructed

Wayne Rooney visits Helsby pub and praises its 'great food'

England and Manchester United superstar dined at the Hornsmill pub in Chester Road

Chaos as traffic lights fail at Chester Sainsbury's roundabout

Reports of traffic light failure at Overleigh Roundabout
Traffic is building in the area following the fault

Casualties cut from vehicles after crash near Cheshire Ice Cream Farm

Newton Lane in Tattenhall
Firefighters had to rescue two people following collision on Newton Lane

Cheshire toddler Lewis Palmer found safe

Cheshire Police
Police say the three-year-old found his own way back to his home after vanishing from a garden earlier this afternoon

Scale of Frodsham Festival of Football clear to see in aerial photos

Annual tournament was held at Helsby High School

Restoration award for Combermere Abbey

Combermere Abbey has been crowned the winner of the 2016 Restoration Award
24-year restoration project is a success for Callander Beckett family

Historic Dee Mile race will see swimmers make a splash this weekend

Hundreds of swimmers will hit the water in Chester for the historic Dee Mile swimming race
Organisers inviting members of the public to turn up and watch the action

Dee Banks School headteacher retires after 12 years

Outgoing Dee Banks School headteacher Ray Elliott
Ray Elliott will be succeeded by Jude McGuinness, who takes up her new role in September

Cheshire £1bn rail vision backed by Liverpool and Manchester

Rail electrification plan for North Wales and Cheshire
Manchester City council leader Sir Richard Leese and Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson back electrification campaign

Neston village honours World War One VC holder

A commemorative paving stone was laid in Burton, Neston on the 100th anniversary of the death of Major William Congreve who was born in the village and received the VC for conspicuous gallantry in the face of the enemy. Pic supplied by CWaC
Event was held on the centenary of the death of Major William La Touche Congreve who died at the Somme

Can Hollyoaks characters actually afford to live in Chester?

Majority would have to rent rather than buy based on their salaries, according to research

New toilets in Alexander's Chester are no longer bog standard

New owner of well known Chester music and comedy venue gives toilets a much needed major spruce up

Chester BHS to close within next four weeks

BhS in Chester will close in the next four weeks
No specific date set but Foregate Street store will have closed for good by August 20

Ellesmere Port's twin town scene of horrific machete attack

Police investigate the scene where a man killed a woman with a machete in Reutlingen near Stuttgart, southern Germany on Sunday, July 24, 2016.
Ellesmere Port has had a relationship with Reutlingen in Germany for 50 years

HQ apartments are Chester's most expensive flats sold this decade

Two pads sold for more than £1m each

Elderly Winsford rapist's 19 year jail term is a 'death sentence'

Defence claims Alan Charles Foulkes, 72, might not live to end of sentence

Schools issue Pokémon Go advice to parents on how to keep their children safe

Augmented reality app craze shows no signs of slowing as summer holidays begin

Shocking map shows M56 crashes are happening far too often

Public data charts how frequent accidents are happening between junctions 12 and 15

Car Fest 2016: Bryan Adams, Travis and the Kaiser Chiefs are ready to rock

Chester Races, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Eaton Hall Gardens, The Last Five Years

15 things to do in Chester and Ellesmere Port this weekend

BBC historian Michael Wood (left) and Steve Harding outside St Olave's Church in Chester at the end of a previous walk

Join Viking Chester celebration on annual walk

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will be making an appearance at Chester Races on Sunday, July 31

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Chester Races

St Saviour's Catholic Primary was among seven schools across Ellesmere Port and Neston which showcased their art work

Ellesmere Port and Neston schools take part in art showcase

Olive Tree Brasserie Chester opens in style

Belgrave Primary School staged an end of year production of Shakespeare Rocks

Shakespeare Rocks at Westminster Park school's end of year show

Day in the Life of Paul Cookson, general manager of Oddfellows Hotels

General manager of Oddfellows Hotels Paul Cookson: A Day in the Life

The Welsh Mountaineer steam train at Llandudno Junction

Chester crowds greet historic steam engine the Welsh Mountaineer

The third year of the highly successful Lynk Cheshire summer school is taking place in Cheshire with Minerva Arts

Chester Minerva Arts running summer youth theatre projects

Your Champions 2016: Share Shop nominated as Team of the Year

The Cholmondeley Arms takes delivery of its 366th gin from Staffordshire

Cholmondeley Arms celebrates festival with arrival of 366th gin

Step inside grand £1.8m Italian townhouse on the banks of the River Dee

Fred Lancaster as Orlando and Rose O'Loughlin as Rosalind in As You Like It at the Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre. Picture by Brian Slater

Review: As You Like It at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre in Chester

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Little Actors in Neston is again running a summer course for children. Pic supplied by Little Actors

Neston children's theatre group has free places on offer

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