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Man dies in A55 crash near Chester

An 80-year-old woman was also airlifted to hospital after the multi-vehicle crash at 11.35am on September 4

Two men arrested in Ellesmere Port after hate crime

Cheshire Police
Police arrested two men, aged 19 and 28, who were charged with assault after incident at an address in Hampton Gardens at 12.37am on September 3

A55 crash: Woman airlifted to hospital

Air Ambulance updated
Road was closed in both directions to allow the air ambulance to land

M53 bridge repairs start this weekend near Ellesmere Port

M53 bridge
Closures in place at junction 7 near Overpool

A55 near Chester closed after serious crash

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Multi-vehicle collision on the near Balderton and the Posthouse Roundabout at 11.36am on Friday (September 4)

Sofa cleared from M53 near Hoole

Motorway now open as normal after lane briefly blocked at about 9.30am on Friday (September 4)

Chester reacts to refugee crisis

Syrian refugees wait on the tracks near the railway station of Idomeni, northern Greece, to cross the border and enter Macedonia, Monday Aug. 24, 2015. Greece has been overwhelmed this year by record numbers of migrants who have been arriving on a number of Greek islands.(AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
Vigil being held outside Chester Town Hall at 10am on Saturday (September 5) alongside a donation drive for CalAid in the city

Wanted: Your memories and pictures of 'the day I met the Queen'

We're on the hunt for your snaps of the Queen ahead of her historic milestone

Frodsham Methodist Church war memorial is reinstalled after renovation

Frodsham Town Council's First World War working group are also behind the publishing of a book looking into the town's war history

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

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Some motorists queuing for 2-3 hours

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Anya Bentham celebrates first day at school

Four-year-old who battled neuroblastoma joins her peers on her first day at primary school

RECAP A55 Crash: All the latest news and updates as crash closes Westbound

Traffic queues at Bretton on the A55 eastbound following an accident on the westbound carriageway near Chester
Keep up to date with all the latest as traffic is affected due to a serious accident approaching Broughton

Man dies in A55 crash near Chester

An 80-year-old woman was also airlifted to hospital after the multi-vehicle crash at 11.35am on September 4
Cheshire Police

Two men arrested in Ellesmere Port after hate crime

Police arrested two men, aged 19 and 28, who were charged with assault after incident at an address in Hampton Gardens at 12.37am on September 3

'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

Two illegal immigrants detained at Chester Indian restaurant

A woman and a 17-year-old girl were found to have overstayed their visas
M53 bridge

M53 bridge repairs start this weekend near Ellesmere Port

Closures in place at junction 7 near Overpool

Picture gallery: Back to school in Ellesmere Port

More of your pictures as your kids return to school

Wanted: Your memories and pictures of 'the day I met the Queen'

We're on the hunt for your snaps of the Queen ahead of her historic milestone

Cheshire Business Awards 2015: First shortlist of finalists unveiled

Who has made the cut for Start-Up and Buisiness of the Year awards?

Picture gallery: Back to school in Ellesmere Port

More of your pictures as your kids return to school

Atlantic Drifters bring ocean rowing boat to Grosvenor Rowing Club

Duo will raise funds for Chester-based OAKS charity

IN PICTURES: Ellesmere Port goes back to school

Pictures of your kids as they return to school

MP Chris Matheson visits successful English Language school

English in Chester welcomed newly-appointed MP

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