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.

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Demonstrators from Frack Free Upton at the entrance to Duttons Lane which has been blocked by police

Eviction of Upton anti-fracking camp is complete

Police confirm 10 arrests at the end of a day of peaceful resistance

Police arrive at Upton fracking camp on Tuesday, January 12. Pic from social media. No permission to use yet but everyone else is using it. Awiting confirmation on who owns copyright.

Bailiffs arrive to evict Chester anti-fracking campaigners

Anti-fracking campaigners at the site in Duttons Lane want to stop IGas drilling a well at the site

Talented Chester jockey turned artist will be remembered this week

Funeral taking place on Thursday for well known local character Geoff Price

Ray Tindall

Chester man sentenced to five years in an Indian jail

City MP calls on David Cameron to get on the phone to Indian prime minister

Duke of Westminster's Grosvenor Estate sees changes at the top

Most senior manager to retire at end of 2016 after three decades of service

Sad goodbye to Helsby High student Alex Tattersall at packed funeral

Popular teenager described as 'loving and lovable'

The drill at Ince Marshes located at the rear of Quinn Glass which has struck gas

Chester's Labour council accused of u-turn over fracking ban

Tories claim Labour has gone back on manifesto commitment to a moratorium on fracking applications

Labour-led Chester council slammed by unions for continuing 'privatisation' agenda

Council leader says all decisions are taken with the 'best interests' of residents and staff in mind

Unlucky Chester-born explorer pens book about adventure that nearly cost his life

Dom Mee from Upton has survived storms, shark and musk ox attacks and his rowing boat was sunk by a trawler

Cheshire West and Chester Council aims to boost pay for its lowest paid

Local Living Wage would be higher than George Osborne's National Living Wage


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