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.

Grenville Millington, who made 345 appearances for the club, is the new Chester FC chairman

Chairman with a true blue passion

Chester FC: Blues legend Grenville Millington 'proud and honoured' to be new chairman

Hobson prioritises FA Cup ambitions over friendships

Craig Hobson chasing down the ball in the win over Alfreton Town
Chester FC: Blues forward Craig Hobson looking forward to Hatters reunion

Match preview: Stockport County v Chester FC

Fleetwood Town have given permission for on-loan forward Matty Hughes to feature in the FA Cup
Blues and Hatters go head-to-head in one of the ties of the FA Cup fourth qualifying round

Burr hoping more FA Cup magic can free up funds

Chester FC manager Steve Burr
Chester FC: Blues boss has taken both Northwich Victoria and Kidderminster Harriers into third round

Blues are starting to build a fortress, says Burr

John Rooney sends a shot fizzing past the post in the 2-1 win over Alfreton Town
Chester FC: Steve Burr says his side 'totally dominated' Alfreton Town in 2-1 win to extend unbeaten home record
Craig Hobson chasing down the ball in the win over Alfreton Town

Hobson prioritises FA Cup ambitions over friendships

Chester FC: Blues forward Craig Hobson looking forward to Hatters reunion

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Alfreton Town 1

Matty Hughes in a footrace with Bradley Wood
Craig Mahon's goal with seconds remaining helped the Blues come from behind to secure a fifth home win

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
Grenville Millington, who made 345 appearances for the club, is the new Chester FC chairman

Chairman with a true blue passion

Chester FC: Blues legend Grenville Millington 'proud and honoured' to be new chairman

Match preview: Stockport County v Chester FC

Fleetwood Town have given permission for on-loan forward Matty Hughes to feature in the FA Cup
Blues and Hatters go head-to-head in one of the ties of the FA Cup fourth qualifying round

Upton Heath Primary School pupil gets a right royal reply

William Wright invites Prince William to his Shakespeare Schools Festival production

Match Reports

Neil Young

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
Grenville Millington, who made 345 appearances for the club, is the new Chester FC chairman

Chairman with a true blue passion

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

Blues announce profit for latest financial year

Chester FC chairman Tony Durkin.
Chester FC: Fan-owned club posts £33,000 pre-tax profit for 2013-14

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