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 scene after a head-on crash near Grosvenor Park on Thursday night updated

Chester head-on collision provides real-life drama for theatregoers

Woman arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following incident near Grosvenor Park

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The replica Eastgate Clock in Chester has now been fixed

Eastgate Clock cover due to be lifted at end of July

Work began on the Eastgate Clock in January and it was reported last year that the programme would take four months

Jez Scott, owner-manager of the Cinderbox Cafe in Bridge Street, which features Victorian teas and coffee ceramics in the window display as part of Chester Unlocked

WATCH: Chester Unlocked puts heritage on display in city centre shops

Gallery and video: Can you solve the ancient code on city's new treasure trail?

WATCH: Ex-model Heather Mills open VBites concession at Holland & Barrett Chester

Vegans Heather Mills and snooker player Neil Robertson at launch of VBites concession

Tattenhall house seriously damaged by blaze

Householder was alerted by the smoke alarm

WATCH: Lord Mayor of Chester's car parked illegally in city centre

The mayoral Bentley was parked on double yellow lines behind Chester Guildhall

Cheshire Police

Cheshire police issue legal highs warning after five people end up in hospital

Vertex substance proves harmful to victims including teenage girl

M56 accident near Runcorn causes traffic build-up

Bridge collision leads to lane closure between junctions 12 and 14

Cheshire farms open their gates for annual open day

Open Farm Sunday highlights include guided tours, bee keeping, barbecues, birds of prey displays and pond dipping


Customers in Frodsham and Helsby now back on supply following power cut

Properties in Alvanley Drive, Tarvin Road and Latham Avenue were affected

Police investigating suspected arson attack in Ellesmere Port

Anyone with information is asked to call Cheshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111


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