Countess of Chester Hospital

The Countess of Chester is the main NHS hospital for the Chester area with 625 beds. It was officially opened as such on May 30, 1984, but the accident and emergency wards were open from 1983, and a hospital has existed on site since 1829.

Countess of Chester Hospital takes tea as part of Worldwide Afternoon Tea Party

Special event to raise awareness of malnutrition in one in four people admitted to hospital

Trust donates life saving equipment to Countess of Chester Hospital

Emily Ffion Trust raises £17,000 to fund essential equipment to treat bronchilitis

Mum raises funds to buy webcam for neonatal unit at Countess of Chester

Amanda Hett hopes device will help families at a traumatic time

The tablets Chester Police have issued a warning about following an incident at a city centrre nightclub

Teenager remains in hospital as investigation continues into dangerous drugs in Chester

Four teenagers were taken ill at Rosies nightclub early hours of Saturday and one taken ill at city bar on Sunday morning

The tablets Chester Police have issued a warning about following an incident at a city centrre nightclub

Three men under arrest following Chester nightclub drugs incident which put four teens in hospital

Police repeat warning as separate incident sees 18-year-old taken ill

Allandale Dental Practice in Hoole

Upton man died from septic shock following tooth extraction

Inquest reaches verdict of misadventure over the death of retired chartered accountant Norman Harrison

Chester and Ellesmere Port News Quiz of the Week

How many questions can you get right based on events of the past seven days?

Carla Nieman and her daughter Isla cut the ribbon on the birthing suite at The Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Mum Carla opens newly refurbished birthing suites at Countess of Chester Hospital

Hoole mother-of-two was the first to give birth in the new maternity facilities

Midwives at Countess of Chester Hospital win top award

Team wins accolade at Royal College of Midwives awards ceremony

Hunt for bears at Chester's Grosvenor Shopping Centre

Fundraiser to raise cash for Countess of Chester Hospital's Babygrow Appeal

The scene at the Countess of Chester Health Park on Wednesday night as police arrested a man on the roof of the Jubilee Day Centre

Chaos at Countess of Chester Hospital as man threatens to jump from roof

Police helicopter called to Jubilee Day Centre as officers cordoned off area

'My beloved Karol will live on in our baby son Brian'

Fiancée of chef killed in Hoole accident talks to David Holmes about life without her beloved Karol

Ellesmere Port 89-year-old man waits five hours for ambulance after breaking hip

A war veteran had to endure a five-hour wait for an ambulance in ‘extreme’ pain after falling and breaking his hip at his Ellesmere Port home.

Cheshire Police updated

Collisions in Mickle Trafford and Tarporley cause traffic disruption

Crash involving cyclist and vehicle on the A56 Chester Road

North West Ambulance Service attended an RTC in Bache on the morning of Thursday, February 26

Pedestrian taken to hospital following collision in Bache

Incident occurred near Morrisons roundabout shortly after 8am on Thursday

Woman released after two-vehicle collision at Grindley Brook near Cheshire-Shropshire border

Casualty was removed on a spinal board before being handed over to paramedics

Council boss's threat to sue Countess of Chester Hospital

Consultant's letter over loss of sexual health service was deemed 'potentially libellous'

Bishop of Chester Rt Rev Dr Peter Forster and Pat Daniels MBE with the plaque recording the names of the main donors to the Countess of Chester Hospital's sensory garden and children's playground

Plaque naming key donors to Countess of Chester Hospital playground and sensory garden unveiled

Dignitaries gathered to thank those who helped raise £67,000 for facilities

Mother and child sculpture takes pride of place at The Countess of Chester Country Park

Artist Simon O'Rourke carved life-sized creation for 'benefit of the community'

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David Holmes
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