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.

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Sajid Javid and Graham Evans MP at Castle Park Arts Centre in Frodsham

Culture secretary Sajid Javid visits Frodsham arts centre

Fellow Conservative MP Graham Evans showed him around Castle Park

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from February 1 onwards

Telford's Warehouse will hold an open mic session tonight (Sunday)
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

Culture secretary views progress on new theatre complex in Chester

Sajid Javid breaks his journey to BBC Question Time in Wrexham to take a look inside the Odeon development

West Cheshire College to close flagship campus in Chester

West Cheshire College is to close its campus at Handbridge
The Handbridge site was only opened in 2011 following a massive investment

Cynicism after council rated 'excellent' for championing equality and diversity

Cheshire West and Chester Council first in North West to achieve top rating
Acclaimed artist Simon Claridge has created a six-piece collection of beautiful Marilyn Monroe silkscreen images which can be seen at Castle Galleries in Chester

Chester Castle Galleries unveils stunning collection of Marilyn Monroe artwork

Artist Simon Claridge has reworked film stills to create glamorous portraits of icon

Culture secretary Sajid Javid visits Frodsham arts centre

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Sajid Javid and Graham Evans MP at Castle Park Arts Centre in Frodsham
Fellow Conservative MP Graham Evans showed him around Castle Park

Appeal to Cheshire motorists who saw milk truck smash on M6

The carriageway was closed as 106 bottles of milk were spilled

Chester MPs

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Sajid Javid and Graham Evans MP at Castle Park Arts Centre in Frodsham

Culture secretary Sajid Javid visits Frodsham arts centre

Fellow Conservative MP Graham Evans showed him around Castle Park

Culture secretary views progress on new theatre complex in Chester

Sajid Javid breaks his journey to BBC Question Time in Wrexham to take a look inside the Odeon development

Campaigners call on Stephen Mosley MP to back a 'ban' on fracking

Meanwhile, Cheshire West Labour councillors come out in favour of a 'moratorium' as protests mount

Review: Edward Scissorhands at the Liverpool Empire

Film fans, dance devotees and anyone who knows the identity of Bourne must go see

Cheshire West and Chester shortlisted for Council of the Year award

Cheshire West and Chester Council could be about to approve a two year freeze on council tax.
CWaC one of five local authorities in the running for prestigious local government honour

Comedy capers by councillors on Twitter

Tweets between Cllr Mike Jones and Cllr Ben Powell are 'comedy gold'

Cheshire Councillors

Culture secretary views progress on new theatre complex in Chester

Sajid Javid breaks his journey to BBC Question Time in Wrexham to take a look inside the Odeon development

Chester cyclists get chance to ride with world champion Mark Cavendish this summer

Sporting legend to stage Rise Above Sportive event in city centre on August 9

Controversial 120-home scheme at Saighton Camp gets go-ahead

Councillors have no grounds on which to refuse application

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