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. You can reach him on david.holmes01@trinitymirror.com or call 01244 606412.

Upton frackers and anti-frackers in stand-off near protest camp

Campaigners blockaded vehicles belonging to seismic testing firm due to dispute about an access track

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Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Sir Peter Fahy

Former Cheshire chief constable Sir Peter Fahy to retire

High profile top cop will give up job as Greater Manchester chief constable this autumn

Toxic hogweed found in Chester city centre car park

The council will destroy the hogweed discovered at the Linenhall car park

Chester Services M56 expansion plan would 'cut accidents', claims firm

Roadchef, who operate the Hapsford services, say flow of cars has increased by 20% over four years

The scene after a head-on crash near Grosvenor Park on Thursday night updated

Chester head-on collision provides real-life drama for theatregoers

Woman arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following incident near Grosvenor Park

Men sleeping rough on the Watergate Street Rows in Chester

Chester anti-social behaviour policy begins three month consultation

Legal highs, sleeping rough and busking all under the spotlight in proposed Public Space Protection Order for city centre

The revamped Chester City Baths is due to reopen in September

Chester City Baths to reopen in September

Much-loved Victorian facility will be back in business following £2.5m refurbishment

Upton fracking protesters to stage demonstration at parish council meeting

Residents urged to show solidarity by marching to village hall to make voices heard

Chester KFC Drive Thru will open on August 24

Sixty strong staff team will run the new restaurant at Sealand Road

The playing fields in Clifton Drive which have been earmarked for up to 142 homes

Chester Clifton Drive 142-homes plan goes before public inquiry this autumn

Government inspector will guide Secretary of State over housing scheme in city flood plain

Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher with her private secretary and Chester MP Sir Peter Morrison

Former Chester MP Peter Morrison named in papers passed to child abuse inquiry

Cabinet Office admits a 'flaw' in initial search for papers as new documents emerge naming city politician


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