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.

Deva Codex quest in Chester extended till end of August

Ancient mystery quest extended by popular demand

VJ Day services held in Ellesmere Port, Neston and Chester

Second World War veterans also joined the Lord Mayor of Chester at a special evensong

Cathedral at Height - fantastic photographs from Mark Carline

Chester photographer Mark Carline takes a new perspective on Chester Cathedral's tower tours

A day in the life: Chairman of Chester Mystery Plays Jo Sykes

A list, auditions and a touch of mystery

8 ways to celebrate A Levels results in Chester

Here are some suggestions of how you can mark this memorable day

University of Chester welcomes Chinese cultural exchange

From the autumn Chinese lectures and classes will be open to Chester residents

Chris Hulse and Andy White, organisers of the MBNA Chester Marathon

Chester Marathon pumped more than £1m into local economy, figures show

Research conducted by the event organisers also reveal it raised £700,000 for charities last year

Lord Mayor of Chester, Councillor Hugo Deynem, officially launches Heritage Open Days at Chester Cross. Pictured L-R: Nick Fry (George Marsh 500th anniversary), Linda Greatwich (400th Anniversary Bishop Lloyds Palace), The Lord Mayor of Chester Cllr Hugo Deynem, Roger Croston (Thomas Brassey 175 years Chester Railways), The Lady Mayoress Deb Deynem, James Latham (70th anniversary end of World War II), Cyril Morris (European Architectural Heritage Year), Doreen King (Chester Civic Trust)

Chester Heritage Open Days features 60 buildings, tours and guided walks

Programme of events unveiled for this year's architectural feast from September 10-13

A view of Chester from the Cathedral at Heights tour

Major tourism boost for Cheshire as record visitor figures are released

Millions of people visited Cheshire West and Chester during 2014

Chester Cathedral Lego project in full swing

Ten thousand bricks have already been laid

Chester lap dancing club to become burlesque show bar

Platinum Lounge on Bridge Street Row loses licensing battle but says it will continue to hold fully nude events once a month

Cheshire places of worship have almost 300 items stolen from them in three years

Lead items top of the list when it comes to thefts from churches

LOOK: Behind the scenes at new Falconry Centre at Chester Cathedral

Chronicle had first look at new tourist attraction

Cheshire West and Chester Council to get tough on legal highs, rough sleeping and begging

Busking will also be covered in the new Public Space Protection Order covering Chester City Centre, Newtown and Boughton

The Chester Festival Chorus join Manchester Camerata for a performance of Haydn's The Creation at Chester Cathedral on July 11

Chester Cathedral to host Manchester Camerata and Chester Festival Chorus

MBNA Chester Music Festival stages extra event with performance of The Creation on July 10

Renowned Italian chef to host fine dining evening at Chester Cathedral

Francesco Gotti set to get guests tastebuds tingling

10 things to do in the Chester area this weekend

Chester Races, orchestral concert, ghost hunting and much more happening on June 27-28

Terry Wogan in Chester filming a BBC programme called Terry and Mason's Great Food Trip June 22. Tweeted by Chester Tours

Sir Terry Wogan in Chester to film new BBC2 show

TV and radio legend visits city as part of new series with Mason McQueen of A Cabbie Abroad fame

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