West Cheshire College to close flagship campus in Chester

West Cheshire College is to close its campus at Handbridge
The Handbridge site was only opened in 2011 following a massive investment

Traffic delays anticipated in Chester as thousands expected for Traveller funeral in Blacon

Police say a 'significant number' of mourners are expected to attend the service at Chester Crematorium

Patients have 'urgent' operations cancelled at Countess of Chester Hospital

'Difficult decision' was made as A&E department faced massive pressures in December

Burglars who stole almost £500K from Cheshire farms to pay back just 14%

Chester Crown Court exclusive
And one of the gang to pay back less than 1% to the victims of his crimes

Chester finally hit by snow showers after weeks of weather warnings

Tweet us your photographs of the snow to @ChesterChron

Chaos for Chester motorists as Posthouse roundabout roadworks scheme moves into new phase

Seven mile tailbacks cause traffic chaos on the A483 up to Gresford from the Posthouse roundabout
Drivers urged to keep away from A483 and use alternative routes

Police appeal for witnesses in Upton after school girl injured in hit and run collision

Witnesses describe car involved as being a black or dark blue private hire taxi

Grateful Kate hits target to return to Oz

Woman with terminal cancer issued appeal last week

Cheshire West and Chester shortlisted for Council of the Year award

Cheshire West and Chester Council could be about to approve a two year freeze on council tax.
CWaC one of five local authorities in the running for prestigious local government honour

Currys PC World to close in Chester city centre

Eastgate Street store will close on February 7

Chester cyclists get chance to ride with world champion Mark Cavendish this summer

Sporting legend to stage Rise Above Sportive event in city centre on August 9

Family and headteacher pay tribute to Whitby High School student killed by train

Head teacher of The Whitby High School Bryn Heeley has paid tribute to Oscar Phillips, 16, who died after being hit by a train at Capenhurst
Oscar Phillips, 16, died on Monday, January 26 at Capenhurst station

Firefighters still at scene of Mouldsworth house fire

updated
Crews say the building is still unsafe to enter following blaze earlier this week

King’s School Junior Learning Centre officially opened by children's author

updated
Horrible Science creator Nick Arnold cuts the ribbon on £1.5m building

Chester building firm to the rescue in ITV series Bad Builders Bang to Rights

Chris Payne talks about his knight in shining armour role in small screen show

WATCH: The moment three of the world's rarest tigers took their first steps at Chester Zoo

Two of the three as yet unnamed Sumartran tiger cubs born at Chester Zoo to eight-year-old tigress Kirana on January 2 looks around the enclosure
Rare Sumatran tiger cubs have begun to emerge from their den at Chester Zoo

Comedy capers by councillors on Twitter

Tweets between Cllr Mike Jones and Cllr Ben Powell are 'comedy gold'
Becky Beswick with sister Mel Avci and Mel's two-year-old daugher Ayla

Upton teenager recovering at home after hit and run collision

Upton High School student Becky Beswick says she is 'peeved' rather than angry with driver

West Cheshire College to close flagship campus in Chester

West Cheshire College is to close its campus at Handbridge
The Handbridge site was only opened in 2011 following a massive investment

Blind woman knits hundreds of tiny hats and blankets to keep Chester babies warm

Gail England donated the beautiful knitted items to the neonatal unit at The Countess of Chester

Blind woman knits hundreds of tiny hats and blankets to keep Chester babies warm

Gail England donated the beautiful knitted items to the neonatal unit at The Countess of Chester

Sean McConville says Chester FC's thrashing of Lincoln City was a long time coming

Sean McConville makes it 2-0 against Lincoln City
Blues attacking midfielder was on the scoresheet as Steve Burr's men delivered a handsome 4-0 success over the Imps on Tuesday night

IN PICTURES: Rare images from Chester FC's epic 1975 League Cup clash with Aston Villa

Fans packed into Sealand Road for the first leg against Aston Villa
The Chronicle delves into the archives 40 years on from semi-final showdown
Scenes from last year's Chester Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre production of The Comedy of Errors

Chester Performs announce 2015 season of plays for Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Two Shakespeare productions and The Wind in the Willows lined up for this summer

Review: Chester Theatre Club production Boeing Boeing hits the heights

The cast of Chester Little Theatre's Boeing Boeing production
Mark Dowling revels in a fast-paced farce with a few twists to the tale
Sally Peake celebrates success at Glasgow 2014

Sally Peake setting her sights on more podium pride

Chester-born pole vaulter won silver for Wales at the Commonwealth Games last year and has one eye on reaching the Rio 2016 Olympics

Chester RUFC head coach Dave Craven says his side have nothing to fear ahead of clash with league leaders

Will Goodwin tackles a Stockport player on Saturday
Hare Lane side defeated bottom side Stockport last weekend and face Ampthill & District on Saturday

New easyJet flight from Liverpool to Zante

Budget airline to start flights from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to the Greek island from April

A Day in the Life: Domestic cleaner Amy Dean

Cleaning up, carpets and a walk with the dog

Women2day: Modern Manners and today's society

Ladies first? Or should we all show common courtesy regardless of gender?

Nostalgia: Chester Wedding Belles throughout the years

Do you recognise anyone in these pictures that are part of a new wedding exhibition at Chester History & Heritage Museum?

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