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.

The River Dee after its banks had burst in the floods of January 2014

Flood alert in place for Ellesmere Port

Environment Agency issued the alert for the Wirral catchment area

Drivers left queuing for hours in Bank Holiday traffic at Cheshire Oaks

Some motorists queuing for 2-3 hours

Circus rolls into Backford

Look out for Uncle Sam's Great American Circus big top

Pep & Co opens in Ellesmere Port Arcades Shopping Centre

New store is part of a £20m launch on Britain's high streets

Wanted: Your memories and pictures of 'the day I met the Queen'

We're on the hunt for your snaps of the Queen ahead of her historic milestone

Atlantic Drifters bring ocean rowing boat to Grosvenor Rowing Club

Duo will raise funds for Chester-based OAKS charity

Your Champions 2015: Hillsborough quilt-maker in line for award

Linda Whitfield nominated for Champion Person
Chester Greyhound Stadium shortly before the bulldozers moved in

WATCH: Rare footage of racing at Chester's Greyhound Stadium

Video shows crowds at the stadium, demolished in 1987, enjoying a meeting during the late 1960s

History made as West Cheshire AC win North of England Track and Field League promotion

West Cheshire AC's squad celebrate being crowned North of England Track and Field League Division Two champions
Club looking forward to competing in Division One for the first time

Wirral CP Boxing Club chairman hails community spirit as fight for survival continues

Peter Phelan, chairman of Wirral CP Boxing Club
Club are well on their way to raising £80,000 to secure Little Sutton home but aren't resting on the laurels

Atlantic Drifters bring ocean rowing boat to Grosvenor Rowing Club

Duo will raise funds for Chester-based OAKS charity

IN PICTURES: Ellesmere Port goes back to school

Pictures of your kids as they return to school

Northern powerhouse minister visits Cheshire & Warrington

James Wharton has toured the North West and North East Wales this week

Teenager charged over alleged knife possession in Ellesmere Port park

A 17-year-old boy was arrested after an incident in Whitby Park

Ellesmere Port burglar who targeted homes stealing cash and jewellery is locked up

Johnny Christopher Delaney, 19, of Bridge Road, Ellesmere Port, has been locked up for two years for his part in burglaries at properties in Flintshire
Mold Crown Court heard Johnny Delaney, 19, was part of gang who ransacked homes taking gold that had been passed down through the generations

Robbery at Ellesmere Port Farmfoods by two men wielding a hammer

Staff were threatened as the robbers forced their way into the office and stole money from a safe

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