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Electrical fire destroys Saughall Scout Hut

Villagers at community event evacuated as fire crews battle devastating blaze

Two women arrested in Blacon drugs raid

Warrant carried out at property in Tennyson Walk

Traffic chaos as mourners attend Traveller funeral in Blacon

Blacon Avenue currently closed for safety reasons

Culture secretary views progress on new theatre complex in Chester

Sajid Javid breaks his journey to BBC Question Time in Wrexham to take a look inside the Odeon development

Whitby teenager fined for racist abuse of bouncers at Rosies nightclub in Chester

Chester Magistrates Court
Correy Bevan also assaulted officer after asking for a lift home in a police car

Drink-drive mother banned after crash outside Vicars Cross Spar

Heather Heiney disqualified from driving for two years

Upton teenager recovering at home after hit and run collision

Becky Beswick with sister Mel Avci and Mel's two-year-old daugher Ayla
Upton High School student Becky Beswick says she is 'peeved' rather than angry with driver

Traffic delays anticipated in Chester as thousands expected for Traveller funeral in Blacon

Police say a 'significant number' of mourners are expected to attend the service at Chester Crematorium

Currys PC World to close in Chester city centre

Eastgate Street store will close on February 7

Chester cyclists get chance to ride with world champion Mark Cavendish this summer

Sporting legend to stage Rise Above Sportive event in city centre on August 9

Family and headteacher pay tribute to Whitby High School student killed by train

Head teacher of The Whitby High School Bryn Heeley has paid tribute to Oscar Phillips, 16, who died after being hit by a train at Capenhurst
Oscar Phillips, 16, died on Monday, January 26 at Capenhurst station

Firefighters still at scene of Mouldsworth house fire

updated
Crews say the building is still unsafe to enter following blaze earlier this week

News in Pictures

Paul Lavin from Chester Performs pictured with Sophie Corby of Waterstones, pictured at the Chester branch

Chester Performs teams up with Waterstones for Wayword Festival

Children's feast of literary activities has an official bookseller

Chester - the good, the bad and the downright ugly in the city

Civic Trust slates Watergate Bridge scaffolding and blasts NHS super centre as 'bad' and 'ugly'

Traffic chaos as mourners attend Traveller funeral in Blacon

Blacon Avenue currently closed for safety reasons

Two women arrested in Blacon drugs raid

Warrant carried out at property in Tennyson Walk

Burglars who stole almost £500K from Cheshire farms to pay back just 14%

Chester Crown Court exclusive
And one of the gang to pay back less than 1% to the victims of his crimes

Criminals in Ellesmere Port Asda post stolen DVDs to themselves - from INSIDE the store

A padded envelope with a DVD inside
Staff forced to move envelopes to other end of store

Traffic chaos as mourners attend Traveller funeral in Blacon

Blacon Avenue currently closed for safety reasons

Chester and Ellesmere Port News Quiz of the Week

How many questions can you get right based on events of the past seven days?

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 30 onwards

The Sold as Soul Club brings Chester more rare and underplayed Northern Soul to Alexander's in Chester tonight (Friday)
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area
The Sold as Soul Club brings Chester more rare and underplayed Northern Soul to Alexander's in Chester tonight (Friday)

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 30 onwards

Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

West Cheshire College to close flagship campus in Chester

West Cheshire College is to close its campus at Handbridge
The Handbridge site was only opened in 2011 following a massive investment

City have no answer to in-form Allstars

Chester youngsters triumph at the Etihad

Videos & Photos

Seven mile tailbacks cause traffic chaos on the A483 up to Gresford from the Posthouse roundabout

Traffic jams in Chester: your tales of woe

Nostalgia: Chester then and now

Chester - the good, the bad and the downright ugly in the city

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