How we use Cookies

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.

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

The reenactment of the Siege of Chester at Dean's Field

Chester role in English Civil War to be reenacted at festival

Sealed Knot re-enactment on Dean's Field on Sunday

Canon to the rescue with RE help book

Canon Chancellor Jane Brooke writes survival guide for teachers

Photographer creates short-film inspired by Chester

Watch: 'A Great Day' by Chester photographer Ian Southerin

Chester to become first porn free city?

Cathedral part of first public 'Friendly Wi-Fi' scheme

Fun in the sun at Cathedral family event

Mothers' Union say a big thank you to all who helped make family fun day a success

A commitment finally recognised

Women are at last to become bishops - but will it bring the Church into modern times?

The Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service choir - which appeared on BBC TV’s Sing While You Work - will be performing with the Croydon Gospel Choir on July 26

Croydon comes to cathedral for choral concert

Croydon Gospel Choir will be performing at Chester Cathedral on July 26

View of the proposed Chester free school site in Abbey Square

Abbey Square dream ends for free school

Dream shattered for University Cathedral Free School in Chester

In This Week's Paper


David Holmes
Chief News Reporter
David Norbury
Carmella de Lucia
Rachel Flint
Contact Us
Full contact details