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.

Radiographers go on strike at Countess of Chester Hospital

Staff are upset after government rejected the recommended 1% rise

A man was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital following a collision on Frodsham Street

Man injured in Chester road traffic collision

Incident on Frodsham Street involved pedestrian and vehicle

Grieving Chester parents raise funds for Ronald McDonald House

Rebecca and Michael Vitelli vow to do everything they can to create a legacy in son Sebastian’s name

Inspirational fundraiser, 84, shares her story for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Charity champion and cancer survivor Marion urges others to get regular check-ups

NHS workers at Countess of Chester Hospital go on strike over pay

Emergencies are covered during four hour action

Ambulance staff agree to respond to life-threatening calls during industrial action

Cheshire NHS workers plan to go on strike on Monday

Ambulance staff agree to respond to life-threatening calls during industrial action

Saltney mum on mission after daughter hit by rare disease

Kayla Foulkes was just 21 months when doctors discovered she had Kawasaki disease

Brave Ellesmere Port girl comes to rescue of collapsed diabetic mum Becky

Rossmore Primary School pupil Ella Tomlinson called for ambulance after seeing mum unconscious on bathroom floor

Gail Young's new play Bothered and Bewildered is a comedy drama about Alzheimer's and the world famous romantic novelist Barbara Cartland

Chester Tip Top's presentation of new Gail Young play gets thumbs up from famous writer's son

Bothered and Bewildered by Gail Young features Barbara Cartland as a character

Breastfeeding friendly picnic showcases support available for new mums

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership event proves popular among Chester families

Breaking News

Man arrested following serious nightclub assault

Happened at Missoula nightclub

A replica of the iconic writing shed of poet Dylan Thomas is to visit Chester ahead of the Chester Literature Festival as part the celebrations of the centenary of his birth

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from October 10 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

Chester woman lucky to be alive after alleged ice skate attack in Shotton

Jemma Fitzgerald, 20, had to have fragments of bone removed from her skull after allegedly being hit in the head with an ice skate

Eric And Little Ern is at Clwyd Theatr Cymru tonight

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from October 2 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

The Gruffalo opens at Clwyd Theatr Cymru today

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from September 30 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

Blacon teenager vows to beat cancer

Tiffany's determined to continue with her university plans, despite gruelling treatment

Chester city stink caused by muck spreaders

Environment Agency says unsavoury pong caused by farmers in Christleton

updated

Chester duck race is top of the bill

Crowds watch the action on the River Dee

Gail Young's new play Bothered and Bewildered can be seen at the Forum Studio Theatre in Chester in October

Chester playwright breaks hip but the shows must go on

Gail Young suffers mishap during build-up to new play Bothered and Bewildered at Forum Studio Theatre from October 14

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