Login Register


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.


Brave Erin Cross suffered stroke before lifesaving USA trip

Thankfully, five-year-old made a full recovery in time for trip to Seattle

Pupils at Shocklach Oviatt CE Primary with head teacher Jane Hopkins (left, third row) celebrate taking part in the Daily Mile challenge with staff from the school, Brio Leisure and Active Cheshire

West Cheshire children urged to stay fit and health during summer holidays

Free leisure centre membership offered to juniors throughout summer

Chester girl Erin Cross arrives in Seattle for lifesaving treatment

The public raised money for the trip that will end up saving Erin's life

Rainfall and thunderstorms forecast for Cheshire West today

The essential A-Z of Chester Zoo

A whistle-stop tour through the alphabet in honour of Chester's favourite attraction

North Wales coach firm GHA updated

Cheshire school and public bus services thrown into turmoil

Cheshire West and Chester Council acts swiftly to draft in alternative bus operators at last minute 

Mickle Trafford anti-fracking protest promised at fact-finding event

Regulators and agencies may get a rough ride ahead of energy company plans being submitted

The Frog in Upton

Bid to list The Frog in Upton as Asset of Community Value

Application submitted to help protect pub's future following history of short-term leases and closures

Cristin Edmunds and Annabelle Edmunds with princesses from Sivisa events

Upton community comes together to raise funds for little Erin

Summer cake party held at St Columba's Hall raises more than £2,000

An ambulance arrives at Chester Magistrates Court after a man collapsed during the Rosies hearing

Chester court drama as man collapses at Rosies hearing

35-year-old from Upton taken to hospital as nightclub case was being adjourned

Date finally set for Erin Cross to receive her lifesaving treatment

The public raised the funds for the five-year-old to get the treatment that will save her life

GALLERY: Upton-by-Chester High School prom

Party time for Upton Year 11 students

Cheshire primary school children offered free leisure membership this summer

Brio Leisure introduces scheme to help Daily Mile project gain ground

Cheshire team strikes gold at Arley Garden Festival in Northwich

National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies celebrate success at Cheshire festival

Teachers' strike to hit West Cheshire schools

Some schools likely to be closed or partially closed as a result of industrial action

Chester house fire prompts safety warning of the dangers of smoking at home

The fire happened at a house in Upton in the early hours of this morning

Guilden Sutton survey shows 76% of residents oppose fracking

Villagers fear their area will be targeted by energy firm

Incredible show of support for Erin Cross from Chester community

People in the area have taken the little girl to their hearts with hundreds of fundraising events

The new temporary road in Chester city centre that traffic will use while Frodsham Street is closed

Chester to get improved park and ride service across city

Changes coincide with creation of new gateway to city in Frodsham Street

How Chester skyline would be impacted by Northgate Development

Critics fear ‘a sheer wall of development’ along St Martin’s Way inner ring road 

Videos & Photos

QFest rocks Queen’s School in Chester

New Chester city centre link road opens as Frodsham Street gets make-over

End of year celebrations at Bishops' High School


David Holmes
Chief News Reporter
David Norbury
Mike Fuller
Contact Us
Full contact details