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Rural crime in Cheshire on the increase

NFU figures show rural crime cost county £730,000 in 2014

Mark Cavendish in Chester to take part in Rise Above Sportive

Sporting legend to ride alongside 3,000 cyclists through city centre on Sunday as well as Cheshire and North Wales countryside

Whitby Park arson attack won't deter youngsters

Action Transport Theatre refuse to let arson attack put halt to their performance tour

Snake fear for Ellesmere Port family as discarded skin discovered in house

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Worried Great Sutton family fear their home is shared with a reptile

Cuddington motorcyclist killed in Runcorn crash is named as Aiden Davies

Father of two Aiden Davies from Cuddington who was killed in a crash in Runcorn on Monday (August 3)
26-year-old father of two died at the scene after apparently losing control of his black Suzuki GSF 1200

Vodafone brings 4G to Chester

Improved internet connection for Smartphone users in Chester

Chester Marathon pumped more than £1m into local economy, figures show

Chris Hulse and Andy White, organisers of the MBNA Chester Marathon
Research conducted by the event organisers also reveal it raised £700,000 for charities last year

Chris Evans pays tribute to Chester pilot Kevin Whyman on BBC Radio 2 breakfast show

Presenter honours pilot and former King's School pupil who was killed at CarFest on Saturday afternoon

Lostock Gralam play area reopens after £80,000 refurbishment

Children from Lostock Gralam CE Primary School's Eco Committee check out the new play equipment
Local primary school children give their seal of approval

Hoole family call for people to support Jeans for Genes Day

Isabelle with her parents Jemma and Craig Gregory
National fundraiser highlights children's genetic disorders

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

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Public consultation on 140 new homes scheme in Malpas

Meeting will be held in village later this month

Whitby Park arson attack won't deter youngsters

Action Transport Theatre refuse to let arson attack put halt to their performance tour

Mark Cavendish in Chester to take part in Rise Above Sportive

Sporting legend to ride alongside 3,000 cyclists through city centre on Sunday as well as Cheshire and North Wales countryside

Rural crime in Cheshire on the increase

NFU figures show rural crime cost county £730,000 in 2014

Robbery at Ellesmere Port Farmfoods by two men wielding a hammer

Staff were threatened as the robbers forced their way into the office and stole money from a safe

Neston woman bit boyfriend after alien onesie joke

Chester Magistrates Court
Abbie Ellis received a 12 month community order after pleading guilty to the assault

Whitby Park arson attack won't deter youngsters

Action Transport Theatre refuse to let arson attack put halt to their performance tour

Cheshire Phoenix move to new arena has created a buzz about town, says general manager

The Cheshire Oaks Arena at Ellesmere Port Sports Village, the Nix's new home
Nix GM James Brice says that club's move to new home in Ellesmere Port will help the club grow and flourish

WATCH: Cheshire Scouts enjoy Japanese Jamboree

Pictures and video from the World Scout Jamboree in Japan

New Chester fashion boutique open evening

The Contempo hosts glamorous event at Booth Mansion

Top 8 Chester school picture stories of the week

Abbey Gate, Overleigh, Barrow, Firs, Newton and Waverton schools feature in our pictorial round-up

UK teachers visit Chester Racecourse for thank you dinner

Event is hosted by Chester-based Innovate My School

IN PICTURES: Chester & District primary schools seven-a-side world cup

Teams compete in second annual competition

Hoole bids to become Britain's Greatest High Street

MP backs suburb for success in national community award scheme

Videos & Photos

WATCH: Cheshire Scouts enjoy Japanese Jamboree

Watch: Vue Cheshire Oaks' new IMAX screen come to life

Kidepo, Chester Zoo's latest Rothschild giraffe, takes his first steps

WATCH: Chester Zoo giraffe calf takes first steps outdoors

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