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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Cheshire West and Chester Council is to close five children's centres

Five children's centres close as part of cost-cutting at Cheshire West and Chester Council

Authority to refocus services on communities in greatest need


Cheshire West and Chester Council agrees 15-year contract to encourage investment in sports centres

But concerns are raised about whether customers are being asked to pay too much

Chester's Grosvenor Shopping Centre up for sale at £67m

City prime retail mall on the market despite recent £5m investment in conversion

WATCH: Chester FC fan's moment of Madness

Blues fan enjoys his 15 minutes of fame as video gets millions of hits

Countess of Chester doctors accuse council of putting patients at risk

Sexual health experts at city hospital say change will compromise patient care

Former MP slams council over lack of availability of Chester Town Hall for public meetings

Tower Wharf student housing scheme inquiry will have to take place across two different venues

Scary Chester Dungeon opens to public at Watergate Street venue

Crocky Trail owner Ed Walley says attraction will be 'particularly spooky for the ladies'

Cliveden Road in Lache

Chester 'cash for crashes' trial hears more than 200 people may have made false claims

Bus passengers alleged to have teamed up with defendants as Manchester Crown Court case gets under way

Life on the anti-fracking camp in Upton

David Holmes finds a vegetable patch, a library, comfy leather sofas and even the postman delivers mail

Former Chester MP Sir Peter Morrison

Police investigate fresh child abuse allegations about ex-Chester MP Sir Peter Morrison

Probe follows Sunday Telegraph investigation


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