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.

Alex Sharp, owner of The Watergate Gallery, in Watergate Street, Chester, whose window was smashed on Saturday night

Chester Races: Watergate Street traders consider blockade in protest at negative impact on business

Gallery owner claims fellow traders are planning extreme measures as racecourse row rumbles on

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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

Chester police helicopter search after driver runs off from vehicle near King's School

Patrol car was checking ownership details when motorist stopped and ran from scene

A protest outside Blacon Custody Suite, next to Blacon Police Station, after a married mother was arrested because of her alleged involvement in an occupation at a former bank building in Liverpool

Chester woman arrested over alleged involvement in occupation of former Liverpool bank building

Married mum taken into custody following dawn raid on her Upton home

Waverton mum organises ball to support charities helping her paralysed son

Fundraiser is planned at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Chester

New CWaC leader Samantha Dixon. Photo by Ian Cooper

WATCH: CWaC Labour leader-elect Samantha Dixon wants a new consensual approach

Chester City councillor Samantha Dixon tells the electorate:  "We will not disappoint you."

Chester Barclays Bank axe man wants an indeterminate sentence

Sentencing of Ryan Seddon, of Rhyl, has been postponed

Cllr Samantha Dixon with her husband Nick celebrating as Labour took control of Cheshire West and Chester Council

Election 2015: Cheshire West and Chester Council set for first woman leader

Cllr Samantha Dixon vows to put respect at the core of the local authority

Cllr Samantha Dixon and Cllr Mike Jones hear chief executive Steve Robinson announce the result

WATCH Election 2015: Labour take control of Cheshire West and Chester Council

Labour overall majority of just one seat as final ward of Newton marks two gains for party

Election 2015: Chester UKIP candidate for parliament and council 'proud' to have stood for party

Steve Ingram of Blacon saw 9% swing from Labour to UKIP in his home ward

Cllr Samantha Dixon pictured just after she had been re-elected to Cheshire West and Chester Council

Election 2015: Chester police investigate leaflet attacking Labour leader

Anonymous flyer targeting Cllr Samantha Dixon was delivered to city centre homes on election day


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