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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.

Anti-fracking demo taking place tonight

Protest against controversial extraction process at Upton Parish Council

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Cllr Bob Thompson objects to The Elms Medical Centre in Hoole being turned into a mini supermarket

Retail giant would ‘kill small shops’ in city suburb

Councillor Bob Thompson worried as Tesco confirms it is looking to open store in Hoole

Hoole residents Gerald Kelly and Linda Webb after Cheshire West and Chester Council mistakenly gave the go-ahead for this section of hedge to be chopped down between St Martin's Academy and Alexandra Park

Council forced to issue second apology over park

Cheshire West and Chester Council apologises for second week in a row over work at Alexandra Park in Hoole

This tweet of a photo sparked an alert at The Chronicle until a check with the zoo confirmed it was a fake

None of our lions is missing says Chester Zoo

Tweeted photo nothing to do with lions at city tourist attraction

Two cars have collided at busy junction in Northwich

Roads closed after women hurt in crash

Two cars collide at busy junction in Northwich

Police are investigating an attack on a woman at the Bache Hall Estate in Chester

Woman robbed after being struck on the head

Cosh-wielding thug attacks victim at Bache as she packed items into car

Andrew Fox-Hewitt, of the Fire Brigades Union

Striking firefighters make voices heard at May Day rally

Town Hall Square in Chester provides setting for speeches from Fire Brigades Union

Two elderly occupants had to be rescued from this car which had left a Chester road and ended up precariously balanced on top of an embankment

Elderly couple released from car accident by firefighters

Vehicle left precariously balanced after leaving the A483 road in Chester

The scene of the accident on the slipway off the M56 and on to the M53 at Stoak updated

Traffic chaos on M56 at rush hour after lorry overturns

Air ambulance called to scene of accident on exit slip road at Stoak

A protester, wearing a Cllr Mike Jones' mask, outside the council HQ building

Anti-fracking demo sparks chaotic scenes at HQ

Gallery: Placard-waving protesters make presence felt during heated council debate in Chester

Traffic congestion on the A55 near Chester

Pair unhurt after car stuck on bank

Congestion on A483 and A55 following an accident outside Chester


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