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 Youth Symphony Orchestra has met for its first ever rehearsal

Chester Youth Symphony Orchestra meets for the first time

Talented young musicians hold inaugural rehearsal for new city-based group

Gigs in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from September 21 onwards

Singer songwriter Ashley Fayth and her band
Bands and solo artists coming to the area's stages

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from September 21 onwards

The Mold Food Festival takes place this weekend
Events, music, shows and exhibitions coming up in the area

Queen's School students enjoy school trip to China

China trip inspires high school pupils

Former Chester MP Gyles Brandreth says he was abused in his updated book

Writer, broadcaster and former Chester MP Gyles Brandreth
Ex-MP says immediate predecessor had reputation as a 'pervert' but he can't shed light on veracity of the claims

Schools

Theatre in the Quarter production at Chester Railway Station

Crowds turn out for Over By Christmas

Queen's School students enjoy school trip to China

China trip inspires high school pupils

Chester Catholic High School pupil interviews star of 'If I Stay'

Student interviews rising star Jamie Blackley for nationwide education charity

University of Chester

The Mold Food Festival takes place this weekend

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from September 21 onwards

Events, music, shows and exhibitions coming up in the area

University of Chester denies any plans for student accommodation in Queen's Park

Former call centre owned by Lloyds Banking Group on Queen's Park Road, Chester
Speculation continues over what will happen to former bank site overlooking River Dee

Chester: Work begins to fix collapsed short-cut near university

Work has started to fix the collapsed Rock Lane which links Parkgate Road and Liverpool Road in Chester
Repairs to Rock Lane between Liverpool Road and Parkgate Road could be complete by Christmas

Colleges

Former West Cheshire College student sets up new online shop

Student fashions his own success

West Cheshire College officer raising money to help bereaved couples

Nicki Almond with son Leighton age 3 and memory boxes for her two stillborn children. Nicki is raising money for more memory boxes at Arrowe Park and a new bereavement suite at the Hospital in the Wirral.
Nicki Almond and husband Kenny hope to help fund a bereavement suite at Arrowe Park Hospital

College apprenticeship gains Ellesmere Port supervisor promotion

A college apprenticeship has gained an Ellesmere Port supervisor promotion

Public Schools

Queen's School students enjoy school trip to China

China trip inspires high school pupils

The Grange School opens new sixth form centre

Hartford school welcomes new sixth form students

GCSE results 2014: The Grange School

The Grange School at Hartford
Open-water swim champion gets top marks in GCSEs

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