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.

Your chance to vote for which Cheshire school is top of the class

Launch of the inaugural Cheshire Schools Awards in association with executive partner Excell Supply

Election 2015: We ask Trish Derraugh

We put six questions to the Ellesmere Port Lib Dem candidate

Nepal earthquake: "I thought avalanche would bury me alive"

Teenager Alex Staniforth speaks of the terror in Nepal

Chester's Grosvenor Museum presents artist Frances Disley

Exhibition runs until July 19

Schools

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

Election 2015: Top quotes from the campaign trail

A round up of what visiting politicians have said to the people of Chester

Joe Francis looking to climb Pirelli National Superstock Championship table at Oulton Park

Backford teenager Joe Francis is aiming for the very top after signing a two-year contract with Keith Flint's Team Traction Control
Backford rider will be in action on his home circuit this weekend

University of Chester

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

Election 2015: We ask Chris Matheson

We put six questions to the City of Chester Labour candidate

Colleges

Wavelength will be performing at the open mic night being held at Upton Royal British Legion on May 1

West Cheshire College students organise open mic night at Upton RBL

Wavelength and The Holograms among the acts performing live on May 1

Call to make Chester a watersports powerhouse

Plans for a £2.5m river sports hub are unveiled

Lord Prescott shows his support for Ellesmere Port and Neston Labour parliamentary candidate

Former Deputy Prime Minister joins Justin Madders on campaign trail

Public Schools

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

London Marathon 2015: Success stories from Chester and Ellesmere Port

A gallery of runners from Chester and Ellemsere Port who have raised funds for charity

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