A55 Vicars Cross slip road hit by broken down HGV

Carriageway now fully reopen for motorists coming into Chester

Weaverham mum takes on Hell Up North challenge after recovering from broken back

42-year-old Zoe Dixon from Weaverham in Cheshire is taking on HellRunner Hell up North just three years after breaking her back in an accident
Horrific holiday injury meant Zoe Dixon thought she would never run again

CoSocius firm owned by Cheshire West and Chester Council to be shut

Back-office services provider failed to make promised savings and is now being canned

Antonina ice cream shop owner in Chester claims he had to shut due to footpath closures

Ray McBurney, owner of Antonina's Gelateria
Chester city centre based Antonina's Gelateria closed for final time on Tuesday

Chester bank axeman sentenced to hospital order

Ryan Seddon walked into Barclays carrying axe and knife in the hope police would shoot him dead

Flooding closes A559 in Hartford

The A559 Chester Road in Hartford
Road closed between Bradburns Lane and Greenbank Lane due to burst water main

Abbey Gate College granted planning permission for new sports facilities

Community and other schools will also benefit from building project

BBC Our Zoo remembered a year on

A look back at last year's successful series based on the foundation of Chester Zoo

Bus company to trial Liverpool to Chester late night bus service

Stagecoach will run night service from Liverpool to Chester in run up to Christmas

Ellesmere Port boundary changes: Justin Madders MP raises concerns about revamped plans

Justin Madders MP
Ellesmere Port MP says police station and Whitby Park could be part of a new Chester constituency

Vulcan bomber final tour may be pulled due to safety fears

Police warn XH558's final flights may be cancelled if crowds do not stay away from airport

Chester 007 star Daniel Craig would rather 'slash his wrists' than do another Bond film

City-born actor is about to appear in Spectre, his fourth movie in the hit series

Harvest trolley dash at city church

Chester Bluecoat Primary School children collect for foodbanks

Three-vehicle A55 crash puts woman in hospital

A woman was taken to hospital following the seven-vehicle crash on the A55
The smash happened on the westbound carriageway at J33B in Ewloe this morning
Police want to speak to a man who assisted a woman after she was attacked in Leftwich

Woman assaulted in Leftwich helped by good Samaritan

Police keen to speak to man following incident on Clifton Drive

Alan Cronin death: Damian Niepieklo who caused death of cyclist sentenced for failing to stop

22-year-old Polish National Damian Niepieklo arriving at Mold Crown Court in June
Niepieklo, 22, handed three-month prison sentence to run alongside year-long jail term for causing death by careless driving

Ellesmere Port home of elderly couple burgled

Old Chester Road in Great Sutton
Elderly couple were not in at the time, but a safe was stolen on September 29

Harvest trolley dash at city church

Chester Bluecoat Primary School children collect for foodbanks

Sharks at Blue Planet Aquarium may tune in to heavy metal

A pair of bizarre-looking blackchin guitarfish are the newest addition to the shiver of sharks at the Blue Planet Aquarium
Guitar shaped sharks set to rock at October half term event

Scottish theatre maker brings new show to Ellesmere Port

Whitby Hall
Writer has reputation of being lyrical and punchy about the magic of the everyday

University of Chester student is Volunteer of the Year

Alice Walker-Shakespeare wins Third Sector Award for her charity work

Hammond School launches first degree course

Hoole Bank performing arts school now offers BA (Hons) course in Musical Theatre and Performance

Poet Matt Goodfellow joins Ashton Hayes Primary School pupils

European Day of Languages celebration as children learn cooking skills

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Chester 007 star Daniel Craig would rather 'slash his wrists' than do another Bond film

Andy Ainscough at Surf Snowdonia

Surf Snowdonia vow to come back 'bigger and better' after admitting breakdowns have left them embarrassed

Duddon nursery children have monster fun

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