Politics

The Conservative Party are in control of Cheshire West and Chester Council with 42 councillors with Labour having 32 and the Liberal Democrats 1. Chester has a Conservative MP, Stephen Mosley, while the rural Eddisbury constituency has long-standing Tory MP Stephen O'Brien. Ellesmere Port and Neston has Labour's Andrew Miller as MP while Tory Graham Evans is MP for Weaver Vale which covers Frodsham and Helsby.

Tarporley church on fundraising mission to 'enter 21st century'

Project aims to totally refurbish church to appeal to younger members of congregation

Review: Tristram Hunt MP at the Essar Chester Literature Festival

MP talks about his book Ten Cities That Made An Empire at Chester Town Hall

£37m Chester theatre project praised by Arts Council chairman

Sir Peter Bazalgette believes link up with library is forward-thinking vision

Bristol-Myers Squibb announces creation of 200 jobs in Chester

Highly-skilled positions the result of a new centre on Chester business park

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from October 24 onwards

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Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

Chester fundraiser Hannah Jones beats the odds to graduate

Inspirational student and brain cancer research fundraiser to graduate from University of Chester

Police appeal after burglary in Huntington

Offenders offered to carry out work on pensioner's roof but stole money from inside the house

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Chester MPs

Upton Heath Primary School pupil gets a right royal reply

William Wright invites Prince William to his Shakespeare Schools Festival production

Chester MP Stephen Mosley visits Punch Tavern's Roadshow at racecourse

Leading pub lease company's roadshow hailed a knockout

Bristol-Myers Squibb announces creation of 200 jobs in Chester

Highly-skilled positions the result of a new centre on Chester business park

Winsford backs neighbourhood plan

Yes vote makes the town the largest area in England to adopt a neighbourhood plan

WATCH: Chester Diwali parade lights up city

Fifth annual event draws crowds to the city streets

Fury as Cheshire West and Chester Council budget debate brought forward

Cheshire West and Chester Council could be about to approve a two year freeze on council tax.
Tory administration moves date to October

Cheshire Councillors

Winsford backs neighbourhood plan

Yes vote makes the town the largest area in England to adopt a neighbourhood plan

Local hero Paul Banks opens B&M at the Forum

New discount store opens in shopping centre

Creative pupils rewarded at Schools in Bloom competition

'All year round' challenge inspires youngsters

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