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.

Jury goes out in Chester cash for crashes trial

Manchester Crown Court fraud case is coming to the end of its third month

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Archaeological remains found at new Chester theatre site dating back to bronze age

Historical clues unearthed connected with city's Roman military occupation

Firms lining up to take offices in £100m Chester hub

Six-storey office scheme is at the heart of the new Central Business Quarter

Residents fear Chester student scheme sounds death knell for community

Student accommodation for 350 beds gets go-ahead on appeal

Policing fracking protests in West Cheshire cost £280,000 in 2014

Campaigner says energy firms 'should pay costs for fracking demonstrations'

Sanctuary Housing apologises over handling of Rowland Heights sprinkler scheme

Residents felt consultation was inadequate with concerns unanswered

Hundreds of HQ staff take part in fire drill

Cheshire West and Council staff evacuate HQ

Chester Dungeon may close after council refuses to extend opening hours

Crocky Trail owner Ed Walley says feedback was tremendous but councillors receive complaints of noise

Chester accident claims company director denies setting up bus collisions

John Christopher Smith tells Manchester Crown Court he ran an honest business


University of Chester wins permission to use former bank site for educational purposes

Former Lloyds Banking Group site overlooking River Dee to become new home for department

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

Hoole residents brand supermarket approval decision as 'disgusting'

Councillors reluctantly give go-ahead to plans which could hit community's independent retailers


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