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Rector of Chester welcomes everyone and anyone from jail birds to latte-sippers

The Rector of Chester has penned a humorous welcome message to potential worshippers that invites the 'single, married, divorced, gay, filthy rich, dirt poor' as well as 'starving artists, latte-sippers, vegetarians and junk food eaters'.

'My daughter took her own life as she was too afraid to appear in Chester court with the man who raped her'

Ceri Linden took her own life just days after she was raped at a Saltney house
Mum of Ceri Linden, raped on a night out in Chester with friends, says her daughter was terrified of reliving her nightmare in court

Flood alert in place for Ellesmere Port

The River Dee after its banks had burst in the floods of January 2014
Environment Agency issued the alert for the Wirral catchment area

Chester woman conned into paying £7,000 for building work that was never finished

Chester Crown Court
Builder William Evans given suspended sentence for leaving Dodleston victim 'ripped off and stressed'

Diana's butler and Farndon resident Paul Burrell enters the Celebrity Big Brother House

Diana, Princess of Wales's former butler Paul Burrell enters the house during latest series of Celebrity Big Brother. Photo credit: Ian West/PA Wire
Famous florist to advise Channel 5 house mates on creating a 'royal palace'

Council gives planning permission to University Cathedral Free School despite raising health & safety concerns

Free school will open for the new academic year on September 3

Beluga aid work remembered 10 years on from Hurricane Katrina

The Airbus Beluga arrives in Mobile Alabama in September 2005 loaded with tonnes of vital supplies for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. It was stocked by staff at the company's Broughton factory, before picking up further supplies from Airbus HQ in Toulouse, France.
The aircraft has been used to help fly vital supplies to communities hit by natural disasters

Flooding causes delays for commuters in Chester and surrounding areas

Heavy rainfall overnight affected traffic on M53 and A483

Start of term at Saltney school delayed due to building works

Pupils at Wood Memorial CP will return to school a day later than planned 'for health and safety' reasons

Drivers left queuing for hours in Bank Holiday traffic at Cheshire Oaks

updated
Some motorists queuing for 2-3 hours

Simon Gildea decides to Let it Grow in memory of his sister

Angela Gildea died in 2002, aged 32, of breast cancer

Cyclist taken to hospital after accident at Overpool roundabout in Ellesmere Port

Rector of Chester welcomes everyone and anyone from jail birds to latte-sippers

The Rector of Chester has penned a humorous welcome message to potential worshippers that invites the 'single, married, divorced, gay, filthy rich, dirt poor' as well as 'starving artists, latte-sippers, vegetarians and junk food eaters'.

Flood alert in place for Ellesmere Port

The River Dee after its banks had burst in the floods of January 2014
Environment Agency issued the alert for the Wirral catchment area

Chester woman conned into paying £7,000 for building work that was never finished

Chester Crown Court
Builder William Evans given suspended sentence for leaving Dodleston victim 'ripped off and stressed'
Ceri Linden took her own life just days after she was raped at a Saltney house

'My daughter took her own life as she was too afraid to appear in Chester court with the man who raped her'

Mum of Ceri Linden, raped on a night out in Chester with friends, says her daughter was terrified of reliving her nightmare in court

Two illegal immigrants detained at Chester Indian restaurant

A woman and a 17-year-old girl were found to have overstayed their visas

Police step up Chester city centre patrols in lead up to decision over anti-social behaviour initiative

You have until October 15 to give your views on Cheshire West and Chester Council's proposed Public Space Protection Order (PSPO)
The River Dee after its banks had burst in the floods of January 2014

Flood alert in place for Ellesmere Port

Environment Agency issued the alert for the Wirral catchment area

Circus rolls into Backford

Look out for Uncle Sam's Great American Circus big top

Chester and Ellesmere Port train lines affected by Merseyrail disruption

Due to vehicle hitting a bridge

Former Chester Grosvenor manager joins Oddfellows Hotel group

Paul Cookson will oversee development of new site in Manchester

Ceri Linden took her own life just days after she was raped at a Saltney house

'My daughter took her own life as she was too afraid to appear in Chester court with the man who raped her'

Mum of Ceri Linden, raped on a night out in Chester with friends, says her daughter was terrified of reliving her nightmare in court

A second gallery of your Back to School pictures

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Council gives planning permission to University Cathedral Free School despite raising health & safety concerns

Free school will open for the new academic year on September 3

MP Chris Matheson visits successful English Language school

English in Chester welcomed newly-appointed MP

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