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Ellesmere Port

Ellesmere Port is a large industrial town and port in Cheshire, England. It is situated South of the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal, and to the north of the city of Chester.

Charlotte Hennessy with father James, who died in the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster

‘I owe it to my dad to find out what happened’

Hillsborough inquest:  James Hennessy's daughter Charlotte seeks answers from fresh inquests

Road closures in Neston town centre

Neston High Street
Road resurfacing at The Cross and High Street in Neston for five days

Police probe possible arson case

Anyone with information is asked to call Cheshire Police on 101
Police attend incident in Brancepeth Court in Ellesmere Port

Going the extra mile for charity

Wendy Griffiths with grandson Jacob who was diagnosed with cancer at the age of five months
Grandmother and son to run London Marathon for Clic Sargent children's cancer charity

Xavier makes the cut in hair-raising challenge

Xavier Davey sporting his smart new look for charity
Whitby High School student raises money for Cancer Research UK
Win a £50 voucher for Robinson & Neal

Win £50 voucher for Robinson & Neal

Competition: Deadline for entries, Friday, April 25

Man jailed for sex offence on underage boy

Chester Crown Court
Ellesmere Port man jailed for rubbing baby oil into teenage boy’s back and breaching sexual offences prevention order

Canal craft to gather for popular Easter festival

The Easter Boat Gathering and Sea Shanty Festival is coming to the National Waterways Museum
Easter Gathering and Sea Shanty Festival at National Waterways Museum in Ellesmere Port
Great Britain's Jo Leedham, in action at London 2012, believes the sport will suffer from funding cuts.

Funding blow angers GB star Jo

Chester-born Team GB Olympian Jo Leedham angered at UK Sport withdrawal of basketball funding.

Fans signing up to help Jenny prepare for 'epic year'

Jenny Tinmouth shows off the T-shirts and paddock caps fans who sign up to her race with Jenny Fan Club will receive as she prepares for the new MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship season
Motorsport: Jenny Tinmouth preparing for the new MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship season

Butler has eyes on world title prize

Paul Butler is targeting a world title showdown with Stuart Hall
Boxing: Ellesmere Port fighter flattered by comparisons with Ricky Hatton

Name change school welcomes mayor to open evening

Councillor Bob Crompton visits newly named Archer Brook School

Fitness fanatic heads off to national final

Gareth Jones, 24, of Ellesmere Port, will compete in the national finals of the CYQ Fitness Instructor of the Year competition
Gareth Jones through to CYQ Fitness Instructor of Year

Children make the headlines in reading project

Primary schools enjoy Chronicle Reading Passport
Chester Crown Court

Man jailed for sex offence on underage boy

Ellesmere Port man jailed for rubbing baby oil into teenage boy’s back and breaching sexual offences prevention order

Complex police operation cracks cocaine gang

Joseph Cooper, who was said to have played a leading role in the enterprise
Five men jailed for drug dealing enterprise in Ellesmere Port and Chester

Gruesome role for actor Steve

Ellesmere Port actor Steve Peace
Ellesmere Port actor’s horrific murder role

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