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Cynicism after council rated 'excellent' for championing equality and diversity

Cheshire West and Chester Council first in North West to achieve top rating

Comedy capers by councillors on Twitter

Tweets between Cllr Mike Jones and Cllr Ben Powell are 'comedy gold'

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

Vicar from Chester Diocese made first woman bishop in Church of England

Historic service takes place at York Minster

Campaigners call on Stephen Mosley MP to back a 'ban' on fracking

Meanwhile, Cheshire West Labour councillors come out in favour of a 'moratorium' as protests mount

Blacon pub prepares for bulldozers

The former Highfield Pub in Blacon
The Highfield set to be demolished for affordable housing

Boy killed after being hit by train near Capenhurst station

Capenhurst station (pic: Google Street View)
British Transport Police confirm the 16-year-old died after being struck by train

Roof collapses after fire rips through house in Mouldsworth

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Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service understands nobody has been injured

Chester building firm to the rescue in ITV series Bad Builders Bang to Rights

Chris Payne talks about his knight in shining armour role in small screen show

WATCH: The moment three of the world's rarest tigers took their first steps at Chester Zoo

Two of the three as yet unnamed Sumartran tiger cubs born at Chester Zoo to eight-year-old tigress Kirana on January 2 looks around the enclosure
Rare Sumatran tiger cubs have begun to emerge from their den at Chester Zoo

Hoole residents encouraged to attend meeting about controversial store plan

Rumours are that Tesco is behind the project

News in Pictures

Two of the three as yet unnamed Sumartran tiger cubs born at Chester Zoo to eight-year-old tigress Kirana on January 2 looks around the enclosure

WATCH: The moment three of the world's rarest tigers took their first steps at Chester Zoo

Rare Sumatran tiger cubs have begun to emerge from their den at Chester Zoo

Roof collapses after fire rips through house in Mouldsworth

updated
Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service understands nobody has been injured

Cynicism after council rated 'excellent' for championing equality and diversity

Cheshire West and Chester Council first in North West to achieve top rating
Craig Acton and his guide dog Fred, who was attacked by a dog in Winsford on January 15

Blind man's anger after guide dog attacked in Winsford

Black Labrador Fred bitten by dog on Dingle Lane

Helsby bike shop ransacked by thieves

Bike Logic on Chester Road, Helsby
Raiders stole around £40,000 worth of goods including bikes and clothing

The whopping £9M Cheshire court fines that have never been paid

Millions remain outstanding from people ordered to pay for their crimes
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Roof collapses after fire rips through house in Mouldsworth

Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service understands nobody has been injured

Boy killed after being hit by train near Capenhurst station

Capenhurst station (pic: Google Street View)
British Transport Police confirm the 16-year-old died after being struck by train

Ellesmere Port woman creates Hillsborough memorial quilt with help of local business - gallery

Linda Whitfield praises The Uniform Shop for its help with touching project

Olympic gold medalist visits Cashino in Chester

Crowds turn out to meet taekwondo champ Jade Jones

Vicar from Chester Diocese made first woman bishop in Church of England

Historic service takes place at York Minster

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 27 onwards

Lindsay Burgess (centre) with assistant Sheenagh Collins (right) and Paint Nite fan, Alison Rostrum (left). looking forward to tonight's event at Telford's Warehouse in Chester
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

Former Queen's School pupil gives up alcohol for one year for charity

Katherine Lewis has given up alcohol for one year to raise money for Mind
Katherine Lewis is going sober in aid of mental health charity Mind

Videos & Photos

Two of the three as yet unnamed Sumartran tiger cubs born at Chester Zoo to eight-year-old tigress Kirana on January 2 looks around the enclosure

WATCH: The moment three of the world's rarest tigers took their first steps at Chester Zoo

Ellesmere Port woman creates Hillsborough memorial quilt with help of local business - gallery

Vicar from Chester Diocese made first woman bishop in Church of England

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