Cheshire M56 overnight closures delayed

Overnight closures on the M56 in Cheshire will start on Thursday
Ten nights of disruption as part of the £192m A556 link between M56 and M6 will start on Thursday not Tuesday

Northwich collision leaves motorcyclist injured

Cheshire Police
Biker taken to Aintree Hospital following accident involving white transit van on A49

Bunbury Village Day 2015 event inspired by hit ITV series Home Fires

Julie Summers, the author who inspired the latest TV drama Home Fires, officially opened the Bunbury Church Fete and signed copies of her book
TV and film theme to annual festival in village where drama programme was shot

Northwich garden makeover bid for youngster with muscular dystrophy

Ella, Dave, Gail, Matilda and Dillon Healey are hoping to win MyBuilder's garden transformation
Dillon Healey's family are hoping to win MyBuilder's garden transformation competition

Eccleston livestock manager forged documents over slaughtered cows

Timothy Misson's actions risked unsafe meat being processed for human consumption

Chester Zoo robin chicks being hand-reared by bird keepers

Three of the chicks ready for their dinner
Pekin robins are a small songbird native to Himalayas and China

Little Sutton student's mealworm bread recipe is a winner

Gemma Lamb won the IFST North of England Young Scientist competition
Former Bishops' Blue Coat CE High School pupil Gemma Lamb wins the IFST's North of England Young Scientist competition

Chester collision which left woman seriously injured leads to jail for driver

Steve Lee Hubbard was sentenced at Chester Crown Court for causing a serious collison on Lache Lane in September 2014
Steve Lee Hubbard, 30, sentenced to two years and eight months following last year's Lache Lane crash

Bunbury-set ITV show Home Fires setting TV audiences alight

TV drama set during Second World War was shot in Cheshire village

New Frodsham charity seeks to recycle bikes and encourage sustainable transport

Frodsham Bike Project founder Andy Pendleton
Frodsham Bike Project has helped more than 1,000 people since its creation seven months ago

Winners of first Cheshire's Community and Voluntary Arts Awards announced

Lord Mayor of Chester leads ceremony at Chester Town Hall

Chester diamond wedding anniversary couple still sparkling after 60 years

Chester historian Len Morgan and wife Joan celebrating wedding milestone

Joey Essex coming to Chester to sign his new book at WH Smith

Joey Essex will visit Cruise nightclub in Chester
The Only Way Is Essex star will be at Foregate Street store on May 28

Channel 4 Born Naughty? Chester doctor to star

Dr Ravi Jayaram, from the Countess of Chester Hospital
Countess of Chester Hospital Dr Ravi Jayaram teams up with Dr Dawn Harper from Embarrassing Bodies for new show

Fire breaks out at River Lane site in Saltney

North Wales Fire Service send four appliances to Lancashire Fuels 4u storage warehouse

Chester Barclays Bank axe man wants an indeterminate sentence

Sentencing of Ryan Seddon, of Rhyl, has been postponed

Royal wedding milliner creates hat for hotel's 150th anniversary

Laura Apsit Liven's £770 design for The Chester Grosvenor was inspired by Eastgate clock and the landmark hotel's interior
Fireworks display over the Queen Mary 2

Three Queens Liverpool 2015: Thousands gather at the Mersey for fireworks display

Show is part of Cunard 175th anniversary celebrations

Cheshire M56 overnight closures delayed

Overnight closures on the M56 in Cheshire will start on Thursday
Ten nights of disruption as part of the £192m A556 link between M56 and M6 will start on Thursday not Tuesday

Northwich collision leaves motorcyclist injured

Cheshire Police
Biker taken to Aintree Hospital following accident involving white transit van on A49
Neil Young (right) and his assistant manager Gary Jones were unveiled at a press conference at the Deva Stadium in May 2010

IN PICTURES: Five years since Neil Young was appointed as Chester FC manager

The Chronicle looks back on how the appointment was reported and his time in charge of the Blues

Jon McCarthy trusts Steve Burr’s instincts as Chester FC seek improvement

Jon McCarthy has no doubts manager Steve Burr will bring the right players to Chester FC
First team coach says club are holding regular talks with 'exciting' targets

Steve Burr hopes to add to Chester FC squad soon although admits money talks

Chester FC boss Steve Burr
Blues missed out on two targets this week but manager remains upbeat as search goes on
Early evening in the tranquil terrace gardens overlooking Lyme Park in Cheshire

Cheshire National Trust properties to hold special evening events this summer

Dunham Massey and Lyme Park among those staying open later during the week

Chester Alexander's welcome CoCo and The Butterfields

CoCo and the Butterfields perform live at Alexander's in Chester on May 29
Five-piece band of former buskers come to Rufus Court on May 29
Adam McCabe lost out in a play-off at Delamere Forest this week

Teeing off: Plenty of positives to take - despite my play-off setback at Delamere Forest

Chronicle golf columnist Adam McCabe on his bid to qualify for the  PGA Professional Championship

Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton celebrating maiden England call-up

Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton has been named in the England squad
Former Upton High School pupil named in Roy Hodgson's squad to face Republic of Ireland and Slovenia next month

Royal wedding milliner creates hat for hotel's 150th anniversary

Laura Apsit Liven's £770 design for The Chester Grosvenor was inspired by Eastgate clock and the landmark hotel's interior

Calveley Primary School recently took delivery of a minibus

Calveley Primary School transform mud patch into landscape garden

Youngsters have been enjoying the great outdoors

10 of the best prom dresses on the high street including Topshop, ASOS, Miss Selfridge and more

Choosing the perfect prom dress can be tough, but we've got 10 of the best short and long dresses from Topshop, River Island, Virgos Lounge, ASOS and Miss Selfridge and more

Look inside: Contemporary converted barn in Ashton Hayes at £745K

Five bedrooms, a separate studio flat and underfloor heating

Nostalgia: University of Chester over the years

To mark its 175 year anniversary, we've dug out some memories

Women2day: V is for Vegan

A look at one local woman's  handmade vegan cosmetic business

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