Education

There are more than 150 schools in Cheshire West, including nursery schools, infant schools, primary schools, secondary schools, special schools and a pupil referral unit. There are also colleges such as West Cheshire College, the College of Law and Sir John Deane's College and the University of Chester.

Chester Students' Union is region's number one according to survey

National Student Survey also rates university as third best in North West

MP Chris Matheson visits successful English Language school

English in Chester welcomed newly-appointed MP

Rising Star Apprenticeship Programme officially launched

Council initiative offers work based learning and qualifications

Another 80-bed student complex planned for Chester city centre

Developers want to build an accommodation block off Hunter Street

Family's plea to NHS to fund drug to give their son a normal life

Carmella De Lucia talks to parents of teenager Matthew Jones who has a rare kidney disease and desperately needs a drug not available on the NHS to save his life          

Schools

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club have had their new kit sponsored by Jane Lewis Healthcare

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club boosted by sponsorship from Jane Lewis

Chester-based community club have had their kit sponsored by the healthcare specialists

Blacon High School issues statement after fake online article claims school devastated by fire

School will reopen on Wednesday, September 2, as planned

WATCH: Christleton High School student's Chester film

Ben Hanratty creates Chester film during post A Level work experience

University of Chester

Chester Students' Union is region's number one according to survey

National Student Survey also rates university as third best in North West

Another 80-bed student complex planned for Chester city centre

Developers want to build an accommodation block off Hunter Street

Concerns over playground wall at new Chester free school

Cheshire West and Chester Council has sent building control inspectors to examine the wall at Murlain House

Colleges

GCSE results 2015: Abbey Gate College

Twin celebrations all round at Saighton college

West Cheshire College justifies new signage at under-threat campus

Handbridge site is still set to close but new signs have gone up this summer

West Cheshire College student lands top role at London drama college

Performing arts student George Price will take up a place at Mountview Drama School in London

Public Schools

GCSE results 2015: The King's School Chester

98% of passes graded A*-C at the Wrexham Road independent school

GCSE results 2015: The Queen's School Chester

High fliers celebrate at city's independent girls' school

GCSE Results: The Hammond School

Ninety-four per cent of students secured A*-C grades

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