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Chester businesswoman returned from US holiday to discover she was fraud victim

Home of Alison Maunder of Curzon Park used by London couple to obtain mobile phones and laptop

Chester Cathedral Lego project in full swing

Ten thousand bricks have already been laid

Upton Parish Council backs moratorium on unconventional gas exploration

Anti-fracking campaigners staged a peaceful protest at a meeting of Upton Parish Council
Anti-fracking campaigners claiming victory after staging parade protest to Monday night's meeting

Chester City Baths to reopen in September

The revamped Chester City Baths is due to reopen in September
Much-loved Victorian facility will be back in business following £2.5m refurbishment

Do it 4 Dawn fundraiser in memory of Ellesmere Port landlady

Almost £2,000 raised for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd in memory of Ellesmere Port landlady Dawn Holmes

Jess Wright and Lee Child to visit Chester this summer

Will be signing books at WH Smith

Northwich teacher reveals her life as a South African spy

Cheshire teacher Olivia Forsyth has written a book about her life as a South African spy
Former Grange School English teacher Olivia Forsyth has written a book about her extraordinary experiences

Chester shop was supplied with fake branded mobile phone items

Counterfeit mobile phone items seized from Friduddin Ranas business premises
Cheshire West Trading Standards prosecute wholesaler importing counterfeit goods from China

Chester Northgate Street pub fire spread to roof space

Fire crews tackled a blaze at the Red Lion pub in Chester
Street closed while firefighters tackled blaze at Red Lion

Inquest hears Frodsham man one of two killed in horror crash

Stephen Hill and Nigel Davies died in the collision involving six motorcycles and a car on the A5104 between Pontblyddyn and Penyffordd

Oulton Park car fire leads to victim being airlifted to hospital

Oulton Park race circuit in Little Budworth
Casualty suffering from burns following incident at Little Budworth race circuit

Chester pet shop owner left devastated by burglars' £15,000 haul

Dave Clark, owner of Contact Pets, at The Parade in Blacon stands next to the empty cabinet in his shop from which fishing equipment has been stolen by burglars
Owner Dave Clark fears for the future as he did not have full insurance cover at the time of the raid

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Chester businesswoman returned from US holiday to discover she was fraud victim

Home of Alison Maunder of Curzon Park used by London couple to obtain mobile phones and laptop

Chester Cathedral Lego project in full swing

Ten thousand bricks have already been laid

Ellesmere Port group to cycle across Holland for charity

Flying Dutchmen team members Cliff Walsh, Dave Cowell and Ian Shone
The Flying Dutchmen are hoping to raise £1,000 for the Royal National Institute of Blind People
Counterfeit mobile phone items seized from Friduddin Ranas business premises

Chester shop was supplied with fake branded mobile phone items

Cheshire West Trading Standards prosecute wholesaler importing counterfeit goods from China

Chester pet shop owner left devastated by burglars' £15,000 haul

Dave Clark, owner of Contact Pets, at The Parade in Blacon stands next to the empty cabinet in his shop from which fishing equipment has been stolen by burglars
Owner Dave Clark fears for the future as he did not have full insurance cover at the time of the raid 

Cheshire places of worship have almost 300 items stolen from them in three years

Lead items top of the list when it comes to thefts from churches
Flying Dutchmen team members Cliff Walsh, Dave Cowell and Ian Shone

Ellesmere Port group to cycle across Holland for charity

The Flying Dutchmen are hoping to raise £1,000 for the Royal National Institute of Blind People

Father-to-be Matty Fagan focused on the future

Matty Fagan beat Adam Kettleborough in an English Title eliminator on Saturday night
Lightweight in line for a shot at English title after beating Adam Kettleborough in Ellesmere Port on Saturday night

Do it 4 Dawn fundraiser in memory of Ellesmere Port landlady

Almost £2,000 raised for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd in memory of Ellesmere Port landlady Dawn Holmes

Double graduation joy for twin sisters from Chester

Flora and Charis Hackett studied side-by-side at Lancaster University

Blacon High students travel to France for International Youth Games

Sporty squad of 13 and 14 year olds take part in prestigious event

Parents in Tattenhall 'furious' at school bus mix-up

Primary school children were told to get on the wrong bus

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Do it 4 Dawn fundraiser in memory of Ellesmere Port landlady

Newly-restored Round Tower in Sandiway officially unveiled

LOOK INSIDE: An Edwardian mansion in Chester on sale for £1.325m

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