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Upton by Chester is a civil parish and a large suburb on the outskirts of Chester, in the Borough of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire in England. It includes the villages of Upton and Upton Heath.


School choirs raise funds for Babygrow Appeal

Joint primary school concert brings in £100

Upton councillors locked themselves in building as travellers set up camp

Police responded to call from 'scared' councillors but say no offences had been committed

Hollywood star tweets support for poorly Chester girl Erin Cross

Campaign asks public to donate to campaign to support Erin's parents

Pictures from Upton High School sixth form prom

Students celebrate at Queen Hotel in Chester

Chester Crown Court

Chester victims of doorstep trader receive thousands in compensation

Christopher Heron vastly overcharged victims in Upton and Sealand

Girl Guides return from intrepid adventure weekend

Youngsters have great time at Guides off the Grid

Chester adventurer Alex Staniforth to give illustrated talk

Kelsall 20-year-old will also sign copies of his book ICEFALL on May 13

Spring in their step for active Chester youngsters

Sanctuary Housing project is a sporting success

Baby Charlie is first born at new Countess of Chester Hospital facility

New high risk labour and delivery room has just opened

Bob and Gwen Wingfield at the wedding in 1956 and at their diamond wedding celebration in 2016

Plas Newton couple celebrate 60 years together

Bob and Gwen Wingfield were married in Handbridge in 1956

Anti-fracking campaigners at the site in Bridge Trafford

Frodsham anti-fracking demo planned outside Ineos meeting

Energy company hosting meeting with town and parish councillors on May 10

Chester Labour councillor 'suspended' by his party

Suspension follows allegation of assault and use of abusive language following a night out in city centre 

Chester councillor charged with assault after night out in city centre

Matt Bryan, who denies allegations of common assault and abusive language, is banned for life by Chester Pubwatch

Chester residents join doctors on Countess of Chester Hospital picket-line

Members of the public back junior doctors in their first full walk out in the history of the NHS 

Jim and Enid Mason, of Plas Newton, celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary on April 21

Plas Newton couple celebrate diamond times

Jim and Enid Mason were married in 1956

WATCH: Rare monkey born at Chester Zoo

Sulawesi crested macaque is first to be born at Upton attraction

Chester stop for Lord Paddy Ashdown's Pro-EU tour

Former Lib Dem leader told Chester voters why Britain should stay in the European Union

Former Mayor of Chester Dolores Whitton who has died at the age of 74

Tributes paid to former Mayor of Chester Dolores Whitton

Long-serving Saughall councillor and community leader died at the weekend at the age of 74

How to get to Chester Races

Details of how to reach Chester racecourse by car, bus and train ahead of the Boodles May Festival (May 4-6)

Businesscomparison.com owner Philip Brennan: A Day in the Life

Canal walks, customers and a game of footie

Videos & Photos

Rapper Tinchy Stryder posted footage of him rapping with Jamie Vardy at the striker's wedding at Peckforton Castle

Watch Jamie Vardy and Tinchy Stryder rap at Peckforton Castle following football star's wedding

A still image of the digital reconstruction of Chester Castle, by Chester man Martin Moss

Watch stunning reconstruction of how Chester Castle once looked

Chester carer who stole nearly £5K from pensioner escapes jail


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