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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.

Paul Draper, in a picture taken a few months ago while he was working with a band he produced at the world famous Abbey Road Studios

Mansun man in wide open creative space

Paul Draper talks exclusively to The Chronicle about his past, present and future

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Volunteer trainees who attended the session with North West Ambulance community resuscitation development officer Nick Blair, top centre, with fundraiser Lee Challinor, front left, and SADS UK NW coordinator Angela Morris, front right

Housing estate safer thanks to big-hearted fundraiser

More than 40 people now trained in life-saving

The annual meeting on Thursday night will decide whether to confirm Cllr Eveleigh Moore-Dutton as deputy leader of Chester West and Chester Council

Bust-up after Tory deputy steps down

Dispute over process which led to choice of new number two for Cheshire West and Chester Council

Tributes paid to respected Labour politician

Death of Cheshire West and Chester Councillor David Robinson after a short illness

The proposed site of a fire hub in a field off Powey Lane, Mollington next to the A5517 close to the start of the M56

Fire service pursuing new hub in green belt

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service to submit proposal for land in Mollington

Foundation Enterprises outreach team volunteers Darren Yardley and Paul Feek with staff driver Gareth Drury and volunteer Bridget Ruhanan

Special report: The new homeless centre

David Holmes talks to staff at Richmond Court in Boughton

The controversial logo on the flagstones next to the City Walls opposite the Queen's School in Chester

Betting firm denies vandalising city walls apologies after 'clean graffiti' is reported to police

Poppy Dixon, formerly of Chester, holds the Bafta aloft after co-producing the critically-acclaimed documentary film The Imposter

Boston bomber TV film in focus

Chester film producer has her latest work screened on Channel 4

Sam Howarth from Helsby has set up Eco Bike Ads operating mainly in the Chester area

Sam’s ‘ad on a bike’ firm catches the eye

Bombarded by an average 3,500 marketing messages every single day, Sam’s new bike ads business stands out from the crowd.

Mike Dunn proposes to his girlfriend Sian Underwoodafter she had completed a bungee jump at Queenstown in New Zealand

Mike takes the plunge for his bungee proposal

Upton man proposes to his bride in New Zealand after bungee jump

Cllr Bob Thompson objects to The Elms Medical Centre in Hoole being turned into a mini supermarket

Retail giant would ‘kill small shops’ in city suburb

Councillor Bob Thompson worried as Tesco confirms it is looking to open store in Hoole


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