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.

Police on Grosvenor Bridge investigate reports of a man jumping into the River Dee

WATCH: Chester Grosvenor Bridge jumper lives to tell the tale

Man leaps more than 30 feet into waist high water in the River Dee

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Cllr Samantha Dixon and Cllr Mike Jones hear chief executive Steve Robinson announce the result

WATCH Election 2015: Labour take control of Cheshire West and Chester Council

Labour overall majority of just one seat as final ward of Newton marks two gains for party

Election 2015: Chester UKIP candidate for parliament and council 'proud' to have stood for party

Steve Ingram of Blacon saw 9% swing from Labour to UKIP in his home ward

Cllr Samantha Dixon pictured just after she had been re-elected to Cheshire West and Chester Council

Election 2015: Chester police investigate leaflet attacking Labour leader

Anonymous flyer targeting Cllr Samantha Dixon was delivered to city centre homes on election day

New Chester MP Chris Matheson celebrates victory for Labour at the Northgate Arena updated

Election 2015: Chester won by Labour in historic victory over Conservatives

Chris Matheson becomes new MP for city as Stephen Mosley is defeated by just 93 votes


Election 2015: Postal votes in Cheshire West still not arrived

Postal votes failed to arrive for 284 people living in one of the four constituencies of Cheshire West and Chester

Chester Meadows campaign begins with petition

Friends of the Meadows have concerns about plans to redevelop Queen's Park High School boathouse

Election 2015: David Cameron visits Chester Zoo as clock ticks down to polling day

Prime Minister in Chester for a third time before polling stations open for the General Election 2015

ITN's Mark Austin broadcasts from the top of the steps outside St Peter's Church by The Cross

WATCH: News at Ten viewers shielded from sad side of Chester life

ITN presenter Mark Austin broadcasts at The Cross just feet away from rowdy pair

Work has started to build the new KFC on the Greyhound Retail Park fronting Sealand Road

Work starts on new Chester KFC restaurant

Work on site at Greyhound Retail Park expected to be completed by early August

WATCH Election 2015: Chester political gladiators do battle at business club event

Stephen Mosley (Con), Chris Matheson (Lab), Bob Thompson (Lib Dem) and Stephen Ingram (Ukip) at Chester Business Club hustings event


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