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.

Chester theatre planning application unanimously backed by councillors

Cross-party support for £37m cultural venue

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Watch: Artist claims she was forced to cut her film

Chester artist in censorship row over controversial homeless scene

School founders say money used correctly

Private Eye raises questions about how cash spent at St Martin's Academy in Hoole

The former home of The Chronicle is to become student accommodation

University professor says: ‘No students please’

Chester university's professor of education tells council he does not want 'noisy' students living near him

The BID team of Louise Sullivan, Liz Snead, Rita Waters and Lorna Sides with CH1ChesterBID chairman Paul Daniels, Emily Ghazarian and city centre manager Peter Lewis

It’s a big ‘yes’ to new city centre zone

Business Improvement District will bring £2.5m into Chester over five years

Lime Cottage in Liverpool which was sold by Dr Peter Grant to defendant Nicola Sweeney for £320,000 when it was estimated to be worth at least £360,000

Con gang’s elderly victims to be paid £250,000

Chester and Hooton OAPs among those targeted by scammers

Market stalls leak solution ‘ridiculous’

Cheshire West and Chester Council's solution for market hall's leaky roof

Grosvenor Park in Chester

Tougher security will tackle yobs at park

Response to concerns expressed by residents

Fire damage at Christleton Cricket Club

Cricket club appeals for help after blaze

Portable building or mobile classroom required for matches

John Bailey (assistant manager at Rosies) with Nick Mayfield (deputy manager at Havana's) are staging a charity football match

Rival clubs warm up for football match

Teams from two rival nightspots will swap pulling pints for showing off their football skills in a charity ‘grudge’ match.

The council has approved a scheme for 63 new homes to be built on the Backford Hall site

Deal to build 63 new homes nets council more than £5m

Grade II-listed Backford Hall in Chester to be converted into private housing


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