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Minister Greg Clark signs £158m growth deal at Thornton Science Park

Deal will create 12,000 jobs and 5,000 new homes

Work to fix Posthouse Roundabout traffic lights delayed as engineer was stuck in jams

Some motorists delayed for up to two hours after temporary signals at the A483 junction with Wrexham Road got stuck on red

M56 to close near Manchester Airport this weekend

Drivers warned to avoid motorway as new bridge is installed near Manchester Airport

TV's Dan Snow talks history at The King's School in Chester

Duke of Westminster's son-in-law

Chester Food Drink and Lifestyle Festival chooses Sausage of the Year finalists

Judging of the Chester Food Drink and Lifestyle Festival Sausage Competition at the North West Food Research Development Centre at the University of Chester
Winners will be unveiled at major event to be held at Chester Racecourse over Easter

Tribute paid to Chester butcher John Edge of Handbridge

Funeral will be held at St Mary's Church in Handbridge on Tuesday, March 10

Chester Chasers to compete in British Quidditch Cup

Chester Chasers
University of Chester team hoping for success in national tournament

Chester Wayword Festival is a big hit with youngsters at half-term

Chester Town Hall hosted wide range of literary talks and workshops

Northwich woman's rib cage rebuilt using titanium technology

Barbara Schofield treated at Royal Liverpool University Hospital after being trampled by horse

Winsford takeaway awarded Best Chippy Chips in Cheshire

John Finney, owner of FoodCraft which has been awarded Best Chippy Chips in Cheshire
FoodCraft received accolade in the Choice Chip Awards

Handbridge WI to feature on BBC Countryfile

Filming was done in Queen's Park Chester

UK solar eclipse: Chester to be plunged into darkness in biggest blackout since 1999

Around 90 per cent of the sun’s rays will be blocked in the region when the sun and the moon perfectly align for a brief time in March

WATCH: Dream jobs in Chester film

Matt Singh and Kashif Iqbal ask people why they have or haven't followed their dream

Council leader says decision to allow supermarket in Hoole was 'not the best'

Cllr Mike Jones shares concerns of traders about impact on local shops

Chester man beaten with hammer and metal pole

Incident happened in Queen's Park on Friday, February 20

Police operation in Cheshire, North Wales and Merseyside targets travelling criminals

Operation Crossbow 3 aims to disrupt criminal activity over three force areas

Ellesmere Port policeman pleads guilty to dangerous driving

PC Kevin Szabo
Officer enters new plea at Liverpool Crown Court

Minister Greg Clark signs £158m growth deal at Thornton Science Park

Deal will create 12,000 jobs and 5,000 new homes

Chester and Ellesmere Port News Quiz of the Week

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

Matty Fagan plots comeback win against Jamie Quinn

Ellesmere Port boxer Matty Fagan, right, with trainer Anthony 'Arni' Farnell.
Ellesmere Port boxer looking to bounce back from maiden pro defeat

Diversity Day at Parklands Community Primary School

Pupils help to create book and artwork

TV's Dan Snow talks history at The King's School in Chester

Duke of Westminster's son-in-law

Cameron celebrates Chester champions

Prime Minster David Cameron and wife Samantha welcome city greats to No 10 Downing Street

Cameron celebrates Chester champions

Prime Minster David Cameron and wife Samantha welcome city greats to No 10 Downing Street

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UK solar eclipse: Chester to be plunged into darkness in biggest blackout since 1999

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