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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.

Chester draft Local Plan: Campaigner dismayed at lack of changes

No concessions made to opponents of city centre 'studentification'

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John Bailey (assistant manager at Rosies) with Nick Mayfield (deputy manager at Havana's) are staging a charity football match

Rival clubs warm up for football match

Teams from two rival nightspots will swap pulling pints for showing off their football skills in a charity ‘grudge’ match.

The council has approved a scheme for 63 new homes to be built on the Backford Hall site

Deal to build 63 new homes nets council more than £5m

Grade II-listed Backford Hall in Chester to be converted into private housing

Lee Challinor of Blacon Defibrillator Fund with vice chair Claire Nicholson-Reynolds, Bob Williams NWAS chief executive, and the group's secretary Melanie Lloyd, who is also Lee's partner

Lee has a heart of gold

Blacon Defibrillator Fund awarded Cardiac Smart Gold Award

Chester FC fan Noel 'Yozza' Hughes featured in the documentary Football Hooligans & Proud

‘Hooligans’ in the frame

Fans filmed for show on soccer violence

TV advert turns spotlight on city

Television commercial targets couples, families and groups

Zoo’s magical mystery tour well on way

Watch a video of the construction site of Chester Zoo's £30m Islands Project

Specially-trained members of a crew from Chester Fire Station rescued a deer from the canal

Fire crew rescues deer from city centre canal

Chester: Fire crew rescues deer from city centre canal

A female motorcyclist needed hospital treatment following an accident in Ellesmere Port

Woman hurt in collision between motorbike and car

Female motorcyclist taken to Countess of Chester Hospital following Ellesmere Port accident

Chronicle reporter Rachel Flint with David Barker, chief executive of Crohn's & Colitis UK, being interviewed by Bill Turnbull and Louise Minchin on BBC Breakfast on Wednesday morning

Chronicle reporter on TV talks about living with Crohn's

BBC Breakfast viewers hear Rachel Flint admit she could have died from crippling bowel condition

Dining quarter to open next year

Las Iguanas, The Restaurant Bar & Grill, Coast to Coast and Chimichanga to open


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