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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.

Collision between a VW Caddy van and a Honda Civic at the junction of Sealand Road, the Deva Link Road and Bumpers Lane

Picture gallery: Van flips over at traffic light junction

Driver suffers only a few cuts after dramatic incident near the Greyhound Retail Park in Chester

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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

TV advert turns spotlight on city

Television commercial targets couples, families and groups

Chester FC fan Noel 'Yozza' Hughes featured in the documentary Football Hooligans & Proud

‘Hooligans’ in the frame

Fans filmed for show on soccer violence

Lee Challinor of Blacon Defibrillator Fund with vice chair Claire Nicholson-Reynolds, Bob Williams NWAS chief executive, and the group's secretary Melanie Lloyd, who is also Lee's partner

Lee has a heart of gold

Blacon Defibrillator Fund awarded Cardiac Smart Gold Award

Zoo’s magical mystery tour well on way

Watch a video of the construction site of Chester Zoo's £30m Islands Project


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