Chester Cathedral

Chester Cathedral is an ancient abbey and is a treasure of international importance that has played a significant part in shaping the history of the City. It still plays an important part in the spiritual, cultural and civic life of Chester and beyond.

Head Constable and Dean's PA Chris Jones with Canon Peter Howell-Jones (Vice-Dean) in the chapel from which the painting was stolen

Stolen Chester Cathedral painting recovered by police

Four men and one woman arrested in Crewe following county-wide operation

Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall at Chester Cathedral

Chester: Charles and Camilla charm the crowds during whistle-stop tour of city

Royal couple pack in visits to Lache, Cathedral, Airbus and Countess of Chester Hospital

WATCH Chester: Charles and Camilla greeted by crowds in Lache as city visit gets under way

Primary school pupils and families at support centre welcome royal couple

Mystery surrounds royal visit to Chester on Friday

Earl and Countess of Chester to watch an excerpt from the historic Chester Mystery Plays

A full length view of the nave of the Chester Cathedral

Chester Cathedral: Priceless art stolen and replaced with plastic angel

Police hunt after religious icon stolen from the Chapel of Saint Anselm

WATCH: Chester commemorates the Battle of Mons and Port Sunlight volunteers

Commemoration service and parade of volunteers in a spectacular First World War reenactment in Chester City Centre


Picture Gallery: Chester Cathedral drama as unwell man is rescued from heights tour

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service assisted paramedics in transporting casualty from tower by stretcher

Chester: March to honour First World War soldiers

Road closures in Chester City Centre on Sunday, September 7

Charles and Camilla are to visit Lache as part of a tour of Chester

Chester royal visit: Charles and Camilla to visit Lache

Royal couple to tour youth support centre, Chester Cathedral and Countess of Chester Country Park

Lord Mayor joins Mons pilgrimage to honour Cheshire regiment sacrifice

Councillor Bob Rudd travels to Belgium to join former soldiers to mark the 100 years since the First World War battle of Mons

World Town Crier Tournament Chester: Final

Picture Gallery by photographer Bob Hadfield

Chester: Christian fights Department of Work and Pensions over right to attend cathedral service

Unemployed man says government is denying him a basic human right


World Town Crier Tournament Chester: Day 2

Criers shout from the rooftops of Chester Cathedral

WATCH: Pathé newsreel of Chester Cathedral WW1 memorial

Video of the unveiling of Chester Cathedral's First World War memorial in 1922

World Town Crier Tournament Chester: Round 1

Winner of first round of international competition hails from Kingston, Ontario

Lord Mayor of Chester leads First World War commemoration

Remembrance service at Chester Cathedral for those who died in the First World War

WATCH: Chester Cathedral scaled by daredevil climbers

Cheshire police condemn 'free-runners' who filmed themselves climbing to top of cathedral tower

Chester Mystery Plays: Friends enjoy fundraiser

Successful event at Crewe-by-Farndon

Chester: World Town Crier Tournament begins today!

Event takes place from August 20-23 in Chester City Centre

Star Trek: George Takei's Chester visit

Sci-fi star completed tower tour of Chester Cathedral

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