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.

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Kingsley James hails Chester FC progress and wants one final push

Kingsley James has called for one final push to secure a top half finish
England C midfielder believes Blues have made their mark on the Vanarama Conference

Chester FC boss Steve Burr to begin contract talks with squad

Chester FC manager Steve Burr
Manager determined to keep core of his squad together - and fend off bigger rivals

Kingsley James hopes Hereford FC can follow in footsteps of Chester FC

Kingsley James battles with Danny Harrison in the meeting between Chester FC and Hereford United in August 2013
Ex-Hereford United midfielder pleased for supporters as phoenix club secures lease on Edgar Street

Chester FC Colts net new sponsorship deal

Neil Hassall, managing director of the Bretton-based firm, with manager Dave Martin and the Chester FC Colts
Bretton-based Ash Waste Services sponsors playing strip for Blues under 17s
Kingsley James battles with Danny Harrison in the meeting between Chester FC and Hereford United in August 2013

Kingsley James hopes Hereford FC can follow in footsteps of Chester FC

Ex-Hereford United midfielder pleased for supporters as phoenix club secures lease on Edgar Street

Chester FC Colts net new sponsorship deal

Neil Hassall, managing director of the Bretton-based firm, with manager Dave Martin and the Chester FC Colts
Bretton-based Ash Waste Services sponsors playing strip for Blues under 17s

Chester FC 0 Eastleigh 1: Rate the players

Craig Mahon tries to find an opening in the Blues defeat to Eastleigh
See how Jim Green scored the defeat to the Spitfires and who topped the fans' vote
Kingsley James has called for one final push to secure a top half finish

Kingsley James hails Chester FC progress and wants one final push

England C midfielder believes Blues have made their mark on the Vanarama Conference

Chester FC boss Steve Burr to begin contract talks with squad

Chester FC manager Steve Burr
Manager determined to keep core of his squad together - and fend off bigger rivals

Steve Burr hopeful on Chester FC return for Oliver McBurnie

Lincoln City 0 Chester FC 1. Oliver McBurnie.
Teenage striker an unused substitute for Bradford City at the weekend and Bantams plan on loaning him out again

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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