The Swansway Chester Stadium, home of Chester FC

Chester FC

Chester FC is a supporter-owned football club based in Chester. The club was founded in 2010 after Chester City FC was wound up in the High Court. The club, which plays its home games at the Swansway Chester Stadium, began its inaugural season in the Northern Premier League First Division North following a successful appeal to the FA against its initial placement in the North West Counties League. Since forming, Chester FC has been successive league champions of the Northern Premier League First Division North (2010–11), Northern Premier League Premier Division (2011–12) and the Conference North (2012–13). The club currently play in the Vanarama Conference, one league below the Football League.

Hats on for Chester man Danny Jones battling brain tumour

Fundraising event for popular dad-of-two

Tributes flow from Blues fans as former Chester FC player Ian Moir passes away

Former Chester FC player Ian Moir during his Sealand Road heyday
Winger lit up Sealand Road for a short spell in the 1960s

Chester FC v Woking: Match preview

Craig Mahon breaks down the wing in the 1-0 defeat at Woking earlier in the season
Steve Burr to continue rotating his team as the Blues prepare to host play-off chasing Cards

Sean McConville closing in on target as Chester FC ready themselves for run-in

Sean McConville has scored nine goals for the Blues so far this season
Attacking midfielder has scored nine times this season and leads the team in both goals and assists

Chester FC close to announcing new contracts for two players

Blues boss Steve Burr
Steve Burr keen to keep hold of the nucleus of his squad and has offered deals to a number of players
Former Chester FC player Ian Moir during his Sealand Road heyday

Tributes flow from Blues fans as former Chester FC player Ian Moir passes away

Winger lit up Sealand Road for a short spell in the 1960s

Michael Kay insists Chester FC still have plenty to play for

Blues defender Michael Kay wants the club to cement a top half finish
Consett-born centre back doesn't want 'season to fizzle out' with six games to go

Friends and family rally round for popular Chester man Danny Jones battling brain tumour

The 31-year-old has two children
Craig Mahon breaks down the wing in the 1-0 defeat at Woking earlier in the season

Chester FC v Woking: Match preview

Steve Burr to continue rotating his team as the Blues prepare to host play-off chasing Cards

Sean McConville closing in on target as Chester FC ready themselves for run-in

Sean McConville has scored nine goals for the Blues so far this season
Attacking midfielder has scored nine times this season and leads the team in both goals and assists

Chester FC close to announcing new contracts for two players

Blues boss Steve Burr
Steve Burr keen to keep hold of the nucleus of his squad and has offered deals to a number of players

Match Reports

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Neil Young Column: No point feeling sorry for myself

Chester FC boss in his own words - he says there is no point in feeling down, it's time to turn things around

Chronicle pictures supporting Chester FC this season

Ian Cooper with Chronicle photographs that have been made into a 10ft banner by Chester fan Sean O'Reilly
Images have been put on two huge 10ft flags

Chester FC confirm a tasty looking new signing

The pies and food at a ground are normally high on any supporters priorities
Blues announce Dougherty and Allen as the new caters at the ground
Swansway Chester Stadium, home of Chester FC

Chester FC: Tony Durkin and Steve Harvey stand down from ops board

Club directors Brian Burns and John Martin have been appointed to operations board

Chairman with a true blue passion

Grenville Millington, who made 345 appearances for the club, is the new Chester FC chairman
Chester FC: Blues legend Grenville Millington 'proud and honoured' to be new chairman

Blues legend named as new chairman

Chester FC legend Grenville Millington
Chester FC: Grenville Millington, who made more than 300 appearances for the club, takes over from Tony Durkin

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