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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.


Chester student block dubbed 'oversized, brutal and ugly' gets permission

Appeal inspector overturns decision of elected councillors to allow six-storey building in city centre

Chester court hears anti-fracking councillor called police 'shameful'

Upton councillor, on trial with other activists, was filmed on day anti-fracking camp was evicted 

Chester Retail Park McDonald's hosts grand re-opening following dramatic transformation

More seating, new ways of ordering and digital revolution at city restaurant

Political heavyweight Alastair Campbell speaks to Upton-by-Chester sixth formers

Former adviser to Tony Blair talked to students about his political and journalism career

Erin Cross of Chester was upgraded to first class for her flight home from Seattle
Bookstory comes to Alsager Library on October 18 and Upton Library on October 19

Upton and Alsager libraries to welcome children's puppet musical

Monstro Theatre will perform Bookstory on October 18-19

Chester performing arts school launched by Pauline Quirke

Open day taking place at Upton High School on October 8

ITV's Victoria starring Jenna Coleman as Victoria and Chester's Tom Hughes as Prince Albert

Chester TV heart-throb Tom Hughes is a real-life 'heart-breaker', says ex-teacher

Victoria star would make girls 'swoon' says drama teacher Chris Tierney

Brook Lane bridge closure causing commuter chaos

Shutting major cross-city route is leading to gridlock especially at peak times 

Blueprint for £1.5m Handbridge community centre lodged with council

Sale of 'Boys' Club' opposite St Mary's Church will go towards community centre marking the end of an era  

New Chester bus station is alive (literally)!

Grass is growing on the roof to improve air quality and improve biodiversity and wildlife

Former Chester school boy John Prescott slams grammar school plans

Lord Prescott in his own words explains how academic selection at a young age left him with a life-long stigma

Chester anti-frackers on trial next month

Borough councillor is among the nine defendants who have all pleaded not guilty to a variety of offences 

Cheshire autumn season of rural touring shows announced

More than 35 shows taking place across the county from September to December

Chester anti-fracking demo to take place outside court

Nine activists due to appear at city magistrates on Friday

Rosies nightclub in Chester hosts heart-warming Quaintways reunion

Revellers relive youth at club that hosted Rod Stewart, Elton John, The Who, Thin Lizzy, Slade, Status Quo and more

Faith Reade outside the current location of the Francesco Group salon in Chester on Watergate Street

Opera singing stylist's performance to be restored Chester salon highlight

Francesco Group to reopen Bridge Street branch nearly one year after flooding

Erin Cross' story filmed for American TV show

The six-year-old has now undergone the cell infusion that will save her life

The Cheshire Ride for Life NoW takes place on September 4 and starts at the Cheshire Sports Club in Upton

Cyclists wanted for Cheshire charity challenge

Life NoW aims to build a palliative care centre for young adults

Upton Horticultural Society summer show - Ann Worboys and Nicki Priest with their floral displays

Pictures from the Upton Horticultural Society summer show

Annual show saw 400 entries in various classes

Videos & Photos

Fears new Chester housing estate may cause traffic chaos

Chester motorists' 'p*** poor' parking caught on camera

GALLERY: Chester primary school children take part in tag rugby megafest


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