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Council corruption inquiry reveals three cases of wrongdoing

HQ building in Chester
Freedom of Information request reveals that three cases were upheld in 2012

General Election: What do you want for Chester and Ellesmere Port?

Take our survey so we can tell the politicians what you want for the region

'My beloved Karol will live on in our baby son Brian'

Fiancée of chef killed in Hoole accident talks to David Holmes about life without her beloved Karol

Malpas residents back petition to save play area

Campaign to protect land being used by developers

Tarporley residents vote to oppose new unwanted housing

Every person at meeting objected to the plans

Families fail to gain place at popular Chester academy

Many applicants for place at Bishops' Blue Coat C of E High School disappointed

Rate of school field sell-offs doubles in past two years

Highfield Community Primary School in Blacon was first school in Chester to sell off land

Chaos at Countess of Chester Hospital as man threatens to jump from roof

The scene at the Countess of Chester Health Park on Wednesday night as police arrested a man on the roof of the Jubilee Day Centre
Police helicopter called to Jubilee Day Centre as officers cordoned off area

WATCH: How Chester Zoo's new Islands project will look

A timelapse video of the new £30m Islands exhibition which will open in June

Baby rhino dies at Chester Zoo

Female calf Fara died on Tuesday, March 3

Whitby man in semi-final of Great British Sewing Bee on BBCTV

Paul Clarke, from Whitby, will appear on the third series of Great British Sewing Bee
Paul Clarke one of five remaining contestant in popular BBC show

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Spread of studentification in Chester could be halted by proposed planning measure

Cheshire West and Chester Council considers Article 4 direction to control houses of multiple occupation

Rate of school field sell-offs doubles in past two years

Highfield Community Primary School in Blacon was first school in Chester to sell off land

Colourful characters from World Book Day in Chester

A third gallery of your literary little ones
Cheshire police are appealing for information following a sexual assault in Chester on February 14

Police appeal following sexual assault in Chester

Anyone who saw a distressed woman on Tarvin Road in the early hours of February 14 is asked to contact police

Staff threatened with weapon during Huntington shop robbery

Incident happened at Penny's Food and Drink on March 1

Chester man beaten with hammer and metal pole

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

Rate of school field sell-offs doubles in past two years

Highfield Community Primary School in Blacon was first school in Chester to sell off land

Look: Your Ellesmere Port World Book Day photos

Send us your World Book Day 2015 photos

WATCH: Paul Butler weighs-in ahead of Zolani Tete world title fight

The challenger from Ellesmere Port tipped the scales at 8 stone 3 llbs

Saltney fancy dress shop wins MP's Small Business Award

Be Dazzled Bazaar is recommended by customers

Spread of studentification in Chester could be halted by proposed planning measure

Cheshire West and Chester Council considers Article 4 direction to control houses of multiple occupation

Rate of school field sell-offs doubles in past two years

Highfield Community Primary School in Blacon was first school in Chester to sell off land

Families fail to gain place at popular Chester academy

Many applicants for place at Bishops' Blue Coat C of E High School disappointed

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Look: Your Ellesmere Port World Book Day photos

Colourful characters from World Book Day in Chester

More costumed cuties from World Book Day in Chester

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