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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.

The £13m extension at the rear of the Countess of Chester Hospital

Countess staff love new £13m extension

New Countess of Chester Hospital building has overnight facilities for relatives, an endoscopy unit and critical care unit

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Police are asking for helping in identifying the man pictured in the CCTV stills who is wanted for questioning in connection with an assault in Chester's Cruise nightclub on January 28

CCTV stills released after assault on teenager in club

Eighteen-year-old left with bleed on the brain after incident inside Cruise in Chester

This female short-haired black cat was found in the entrance to Rivacre Valley Park in Ellesmere Port about 10pm on Monday

Search for owner of cat found abandoned in country park

Animal left in plastic carreier in Rivacre Valley in Ellesmere Port

The Factory Youth Zone in Manchester, built with OnSide

£6m 'Youth Zone' plan for city centre site

Proposed facility for young people in Chester could lead to demolition of listed pub building

Three accidents have led to massive delays on the M56 in Chester

Drivers face rush hour misery after multiple pile-up

Three separate accidents lead to massive delays on M56 near Chester

A BBC film crew films a special meeting of Cheshire West and Chester Council where the constitution was changed to allow the student village application to be determined by full council

Council back in spotlight as TV Planners series returns

Fly-on-the-wall documentary will again focus on Cheshire West and Chester Council

Asda has revealed it will be opening a new superstore at the Greyhound Retail Park on the site of the former Cineword

24-hour Asda to open at retail park

Asda confirms it is taking over former Cineworld site in Chester

Milly Pye busking near The Cross in Chester

Milly teaches world to sing in Coke ad

Former Chester busker Milly Pye wins contract to feature in worldwide Coca-Cola commercial

A photo which campaigners say was taken in an area of Delamere Forest earmarked for the holiday lodge development

‘Storm could have killed holidaymakers’ say campaigners

Group fighting holiday village plans for Delamere Forest issue warning

Proposals for more than 100 homes at Beeston go before planners

Communities fight homes bid

Parish councils join forces to declare development at Beeston Cattle Market 'unsustainable'

An artist's impression of the student accommodation that will now be built in Upper Northgate Street

Student scheme gets green light on appeal

Inspector gives go ahead for more city centre student accommodation


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