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.

Council leader says decision to allow supermarket in Hoole was 'not the best'

Cllr Mike Jones shares concerns of traders about impact on local shops

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Vicar from Chester Diocese made first woman bishop in Church of England

Historic service takes place at York Minster

Campaigners call on Stephen Mosley MP to back a 'ban' on fracking

Meanwhile, Cheshire West Labour councillors come out in favour of a 'moratorium' as protests mount

WATCH: Soldiers from 2 Mercian parade through Chester city centre

A Company exercise their right to the freedom of the city

Miller Developments have reduced the number of rooms in its proposed student accommodation on Tower Wharf

Council lawyer claims Chester's Tower Wharf student scheme is 'wasted opportunity'

David Holmes reports from Day 3 of the planning inquiry for student development

Cheshire police updated

Neighbours in Ellesmere Port speak of shock after man with meat cleaver threatens mum and daughter

Offender is described as a white man, around 5ft 11in tall, of medium build and around 30 years old

Boris Johnson is coming to dinner - in Chester

Mayor of London will be in Chester on March 20

Hoole residents encouraged to attend meeting about controversial store plan

Rumours are that Tesco is behind the project

Former Love Street School will be new home to Chester University Cathedral Free School

Listed building to become centre of education again as free school plans to move in this September

Demolition work has started on the rear wall of the former Odeon building as part of the project to create Chester's new theatre

Duke of Westminster Foundation puts £100,000 towards new Chester theatre

Financial boost as demolition work continues on site next to former Odeon

Milestone marked on way to delivering new dining quarter in Chester city centre

'Sky bar' to form part of £8m development in Pepper Street


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