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BBC Breakfast at Chester Races for live broadcast

Louise Minchin and Bill Turnbull bring flagship news programme to Roodee tomorrow

WATCH Election 2015: Chester political gladiators do battle at business club event

Stephen Mosley (Con), Chris Matheson (Lab), Bob Thompson (Lib Dem) and Stephen Ingram (Ukip) at Chester Business Club hustings event

Police appeal following attempted robbery in Blacon

Police appealing for information following attempted robbery in Blacon
Offender tried twice to steal woman's dog and punched her in the face on Treborth Road on April 27

Children filmed sitting on M56 central reservation watching cars speed past at 70mph

Worried motorists dialled 999 after seeing the youngsters on the central reservation close to the spot where two boys were killed in 2007

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

Generous friends and neighbours from Ellesmere Port rallied to raise the £11,000 she needed for her dream wedding

Ellesmere Port woman describes her devastation after a fire destroyed her home

But the Ellesmere Port community has rallied to raise funds for Sarah Warner and her family

Chester man believed to be one of two killed in Scottish air crash

Andrew Thompson was believed to have been killed in a crash in Scotland
Light aircraft crashed in Perthshire after going missing on Sunday

Two students celebrate gaining coveted place on National Youth Theatre course

Joseph Jameson, of Tattenhall, and Sir John Deane's pupil Kat Humphrey beat off thousands of other hopefuls

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after A41 crash

51-year-old motorcyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries
Rider's bike left slip road between Christleton and Huntington and collided with a hedge

Cannabis look out appeal by Cheshire Police

The cannabis farm uncovered at an address in Sealand Road, Chester, on July 10
Police force is encouraging the public to look out for signs of cannabis cultivation

Violent attack in Ellesmere Port leaves man fighting for his life

Woodfield Road, close to its junction with Victoria Road
Victim sought medical help five days after assault when he fell ill, but is now in critical condition

Chester Zoo vice president Ruth Rendell dies, aged 85

Murder-mystery writer and supporter of Chester Zoo died today following a stroke earlier this year

News in Pictures

BBC Breakfast at Chester Races for live broadcast

Louise Minchin and Bill Turnbull bring flagship news programme to Roodee tomorrow

ITC Luxury Travel celebrates successful year by taking employees on holiday

Delighted staff surprised with trip to Tenerife resort

WATCH Election 2015: Chester political gladiators do battle at business club event

Stephen Mosley (Con), Chris Matheson (Lab), Bob Thompson (Lib Dem) and Stephen Ingram (Ukip) at Chester Business Club hustings event
Police appealing for information following attempted robbery in Blacon

Police appeal following attempted robbery in Blacon

Offender tried twice to steal woman's dog and punched her in the face on Treborth Road on April 27

Cannabis look out appeal by Cheshire Police

The cannabis farm uncovered at an address in Sealand Road, Chester, on July 10
Police force is encouraging the public to look out for signs of cannabis cultivation

Man sentenced to six years in prison following Upton and Ellesmere Port car thefts

Liam Greenwood, of Rodney Street in Tranmere, has been sentenced to six years in prison for car thefts and key burglaries
Liam Greenwood, of Rodney Street, Tranmere, stole items worth around £340,000

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

Generous friends and neighbours from Ellesmere Port rallied to raise the £11,000 she needed for her dream wedding

Thousands turn out for British Superbike extravaganza at Oulton Park

Jenny Tinmouth in action at round three of the British Superbikes Championship at Oulton Park, Cheshire
Jenny Tinmouth, Howie Mainwaring-Smart and Joe Francis all take to the track in front of a packed Bank Holiday crowd

IN PICTURES: The final buzzer for basketball at the Northgate Arena

Chester Jets v Derby Storm in 2001. David Langrell in action
Cheshire Phoenix do the Northgate proud as the final game is played at the Chester venue

Two students celebrate gaining coveted place on National Youth Theatre course

Joseph Jameson, of Tattenhall, and Sir John Deane's pupil Kat Humphrey beat off thousands of other hopefuls

Guilden Sutton Primary School pupils learn all about the Hindu culture

Year 5 and 6 re-enact Hindu wedding in special workshop

Queen's School pupils to learn three languages from four years old

New pledge to include Mandarin, French and Spanish on the curriculum in Lower School

BBC Breakfast at Chester Races for live broadcast

Louise Minchin and Bill Turnbull bring flagship news programme to Roodee tomorrow

Videos & Photos

WATCH Election 2015: Chester political gladiators do battle at business club event

Children filmed sitting on M56 central reservation watching cars speed past at 70mph

Watch: Wedding video of Ellesmere Port mum Claire Fowler who is terminally ill and got married thanks to generosity of community

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