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.

The opening of Chester's new dining quarter in Pepper Street has been delayed

New Chester dining quarter opening delayed

Still no confirmed opening date for the four restaurants in Pepper Street

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The Marks and Spencer home and menswear store in Foregate Street, Chester, has now closed

Chester's River Island could move into old M&S store

Application from River Island to change shop front on unit closest to Frodsham Street

WATCH: Chester's £37m theatre project starts to take shape

RE:NEW project director Graham Lister takes chief reporter David Holmes behind the scenes of Chester's new cultural centre

Another fire broke out at Richmond Court in Chester

Chester homeless hostel suffers second fire in less than a month

Food left in cooker burst into flames at Richmond Court in Boughton

Huntington kiln fire causes thousands of pounds worth of damage to neighbour's house

Builders estimate cost of repairs could be as high as £40,000

Your chance to vote for community centre in Handbridge

You have until May 30 to vote for the project online


Slow journey home for traffic using M56 near Chester

Two earlier accidents have caused traffic delays on the M56 motorway near Chester

Man with nail in his hand cut free by firefighters after freak accident

Firefighters had to cut the piece of wood so man could travel to hospital

Wayne Copley, Procurement Director, REPIC (award sponsor), Christine Skeldon, Recycling Engagement Co-ordinator (Kier), Emma Harrison, Customer Relationship Team Leader (CWAC), John Outram, Head of Service, Commissioning Places (CWAC), Steve Bakewell, Senior Waste Contracts Manager (CWAC), Sue Perkins, awards host at the Local Government Chronicle Council of the Year awards

Taxpayers' Alliance slams Cheshire West and Chester Council for awards 'jolly'

Freedom of Information request shows cost of sending representatives to London bash was more than £11,000

Work begins on Chester city centre student housing scheme

Scheme includes two blocks to house 120 students in Upper Northgate Street

Chester's new MP is demanding answers over the ongoing roadworks at the Posthouse Roundabout

Chester MP demands answers over roadworks delays at A483 Posthouse roundabout

Chris Matheson says the 'chaos' on the A483 was one of the first issues in his in-tray for him to deal with


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