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.

Two students celebrate gaining coveted place on National Youth Theatre course

Joseph Jameson, of Tattenhall, and Sir John Deane's pupil Kat Humphrey beat off thousands of other hopefuls

Guilden Sutton Primary School pupils learn all about the Hindu culture

Year 5 and 6 re-enact Hindu wedding in special workshop

Queen's School pupils to learn three languages from four years old

New pledge to include Mandarin, French and Spanish on the curriculum in Lower School

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

Generous friends and neighbours from Ellesmere Port rallied to raise the £11,000 she needed for her dream wedding

Chester Grosvenor Museum presents exhibition by Cheshire artist Frances Disley

Frances Disley and the Grosvenor Museum's keeper of art Peter Boughton
Metamorphosis explores different techniques in display which can be seen until July 19

Schools

Queen's School pupils to learn three languages from four years old

New pledge to include Mandarin, French and Spanish on the curriculum in Lower School

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

Generous friends and neighbours from Ellesmere Port rallied to raise the £11,000 she needed for her dream wedding

Thousands turn out for British Superbike extravaganza at Oulton Park

Jenny Tinmouth in action at round three of the British Superbikes Championship at Oulton Park, Cheshire
Jenny Tinmouth, Howie Mainwaring-Smart and Joe Francis all take to the track in front of a packed Bank Holiday crowd

University of Chester

WATCH Election 2015: Chester political gladiators do battle at business club event

Stephen Mosley (Con), Chris Matheson (Lab), Bob Thompson (Lib Dem) and Stephen Ingram (Ukip) at Chester Business Club hustings event

Election 2015: We ask Stephen Mosley

We put six questions to the City of Chester Conservative candidate

Election 2015: We ask Stephen Ingram

The new Parliamentary candidate for Chester for Ukip Steve Ingram
We put six questions to the City of Chester Ukip candidate

Colleges

Two students celebrate gaining coveted place on National Youth Theatre course

Joseph Jameson, of Tattenhall, and Sir John Deane's pupil Kat Humphrey beat off thousands of other hopefuls

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

Generous friends and neighbours from Ellesmere Port rallied to raise the £11,000 she needed for her dream wedding

West Cheshire College students organise open mic night at Upton RBL

Wavelength will be performing at the open mic night being held at Upton Royal British Legion on May 1
Wavelength and The Holograms among the acts performing live on May 1

Public Schools

Queen's School pupils to learn three languages from four years old

New pledge to include Mandarin, French and Spanish on the curriculum in Lower School

WATCH: Michael Owen helps open new sports centre at Chester school

Olympic bronze medallist Beth Tweddle joins Owen at opening of Sports and Fitness Centre at The Queen's School

Chester couple win £1m on EuroMillions draw

And now there is no place like gnome for Trish and Craig Tuft

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