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Patients have 'urgent' operations cancelled at Countess of Chester Hospital

'Difficult decision' was made as A&E department faced massive pressures in December

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

Chester finally hit by snow showers after weeks of weather warnings

Tweet us your photographs of the snow to @ChesterChron

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

Chaos for Chester motorists as Posthouse roundabout roadworks scheme moves into new phase

Seven mile tailbacks cause traffic chaos on the A483 up to Gresford from the Posthouse roundabout
Drivers urged to keep away from A483 and use alternative routes

Police appeal for witnesses in Upton after school girl injured in hit and run collision

Witnesses describe car involved as being a black or dark blue private hire taxi

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

King’s School Junior Learning Centre officially opened by children's author

updated
Horrible Science creator Nick Arnold cuts the ribbon on £1.5m building

Blind woman knits hundreds of tiny hats and blankets to keep Chester babies warm

Gail England donated the beautiful knitted items to the neonatal unit at The Countess of Chester

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

Chester-based student scoops finalist spot at UK’s most prestigious digital awards

Lindsay Benson nominated for UK Blog Awards
Chester Crown Court exclusive

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

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

Blind man's anger after guide dog attacked in Winsford

Craig Acton and his guide dog Fred, who was attacked by a dog in Winsford on January 15
Black Labrador Fred bitten by dog on Dingle Lane

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

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 29 onwards

Chester Library hosts a talk to mark this year's Holocaust Memorial Day today (Thursday)
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

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

City have no answer to in-form Allstars

Chester youngsters triumph at the Etihad

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 29 onwards

Chester Library hosts a talk to mark this year's Holocaust Memorial Day today (Thursday)
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

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

Videos & Photos

Tailbacks cause traffic chaos on the A483 from the Posthouse roundabout

Chaos for Chester motorists as Posthouse roundabout roadworks scheme moves into new phase

A Day in the Life: Domestic cleaner Amy Dean

Review: Edward Scissorhands at the Liverpool Empire

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