David Holmes

David Holmes

David Holmes is the Chester Chronicle Chief Reporter. He has a huge knowledge of the City and is always the first with the big Chester exclusives.

BT hopes to give Chester's payphones a new lease of life

Planning applications have been lodged for Eastgate Street, Foregate Street and Pepper Street

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

Cheshire West and Chester Council first in North West to achieve top rating

Chester building firm to the rescue in ITV series Bad Builders Bang to Rights

Chris Payne talks about his knight in shining armour role in small screen show

Vicar from Chester Diocese made first woman bishop in Church of England

Historic service takes place at York Minster

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

WATCH: Soldiers from 2 Mercian parade through Chester city centre

A Company exercise their right to the freedom of the city

Miller Developments have reduced the number of rooms in its proposed student accommodation on Tower Wharf

Council lawyer claims Chester's Tower Wharf student scheme is 'wasted opportunity'

David Holmes reports from Day 3 of the planning inquiry for student development

Cheshire police updated

Neighbours in Ellesmere Port speak of shock after man with meat cleaver threatens mum and daughter

Offender is described as a white man, around 5ft 11in tall, of medium build and around 30 years old

Boris Johnson is coming to dinner - in Chester

Mayor of London will be in Chester on March 20

Hoole residents encouraged to attend meeting about controversial store plan

Rumours are that Tesco is behind the project

Former Love Street School will be new home to Chester University Cathedral Free School

Listed building to become centre of education again as free school plans to move in this September


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