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.

Blacon Police Station

Cheshire police staff to strike on New Year's Eve

Unions have contingency plans in case of any risk to life or limb

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Armed man in Chester Barclays Bank drama asked for police to kill him

New mental health assessment required before man is sentenced

Fingers crossed for Christmas lights switch-on after power cut

Scottish Power engineers working hard to resolve problems

NHS workers at the Countess Of Chester Hospital pictured during their first strike earlier this year

NHS workers at Countess of Chester Hospital on strike this Monday

Emergencies will be covered during four-hour action

Residents opposed to the Miller Developments' 350-bed student housing scheme at Tower Wharf

Anger as Chester Tower Wharf planning inquiry postponed after administrative mix-up

Inspector apologises to members of the public

Santa's Grotto at Handbridge lights switch on in 2013, which was built by students from West Cheshire College and organised by Marjorie Meacock

Handbridge Christmas event will be a magical affair

Plenty of activities to keep children entertained

A KFC outlet is to be created by the Next store on the Greyhound Retail Park in Chester

Chester Greyhound Retail Park KFC Drive Thru plan gets the go-ahead

Councillor welcomes increased offer at out-of-town shopping park

Residents urged to get behind Hoole Community Centre lottery bid

Vote for café project as part of People’s Millions Lottery Fund on Granada News  on Tuesday, November 25

New Sainsbury's store opens in Chester city centre

Hopes are that new Sainsbury's Local will attract more shoppers to Watergate Street

Former foreign secretary William Hague speaks to students from across city high schools at the University of Chester Riverside Campus

University of Chester hosts visit by ex-foreign secretary William Hague

Former Tory leader talks about the beginning and end of his political career

Soldiers' wives ask public to help with their Christmas party

Army families aim to make Christmas special despite the dads being away


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