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Leap second to pause clocks at midnight tonight

Midnight will come later tonight as for the first time in three years an extra second is added to the official time set by atomic clocks

Seniors in Cheshire West and Chester given free pass to better health

New scheme gives free access to Brio leisure centres in the borough for those aged 75 and over

How to view Venus and Jupiter 'collide' over Chester tonight

The spectacular phenomenon will be visible with the naked eye

Chester Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre begins 2015 season this week

Adam Harley plays Romeo and Jessica Clark is Juliet in the Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre production of Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet leads the way as advance bookings leave many shows already sold out

Police searching for missing woman find body in Antrobus

Police searching for missing Nicola Vine have discovered a body in Antrobus
Nicola Vine, 32, was last seen in Warrington on Friday

Chester blood donor statistics above regional average

More than 6,000 people in Cheshire West and Chester are active blood donors
More than 6,000 people in Cheshire West and Chester are active donors but more volunteers needed to maintain blood stocks

Sainsbury’s in Great Boughton raises £10,862 for Cheshire Search and Rescue

Customers can now vote which shortlisted local charity to support next

Double gold medal joy for Saltney Gymnastics Club

Matt Scott and Aoife Higgins take top spot at British NDP Championships

Renowned Italian chef to host fine dining evening at Chester Cathedral

Francesco Gotti set to get guests tastebuds tingling

Hundreds sign Chester MP's petition to save Hoole bank

NatWest claims there are only 60 active customers of the branch

Chester student housing proposal at bakery backed by planners

But concerned council leader 'calls in' bid for site next to fire station

News in Pictures

The University of Chester fireworks display from the Queen's Park site in March 2015

University of Chester fireworks complaints prompt review

University to look again at its distribution policies after some households not notified about the display

In Pictures: Saughall Preschool crowned winner of Queen's Lower School Little Artists competition

More than 100 works of art submitted by nurseries and preschools in the area

Leap second to pause clocks at midnight tonight

Midnight will come later tonight as for the first time in three years an extra second is added to the official time set by atomic clocks
Officers conducted a warrant at a flat in Saville Court, Winsford, on June 23

Two men charged following drugs warrant in Winsford

Pair arrested at a flat in Saville Court on June 23

Ellesmere Port man guilty of sex assault against a child

David Lightfoot
David Lightfoot of Little Sutton one of three men convicted of historical sex offences against children in Wrexham

Chester cash machines scam leads to warning from police

Cash machine
But Cheshire Constabulary refuse to reveal location of targeted ATMs

Seniors in Cheshire West and Chester given free pass to better health

New scheme gives free access to Brio leisure centres in the borough for those aged 75 and over

Chester man to take on World’s Toughest Mudder challenge in Las Vegas for Claire House Hospice

Jon Park, 30, holding two charity nights to help raise funds for challenge

IN PICTURES: University Church of England Academy prom

Year 11 pupils party at Craxton Wood Hotel

Chlobo team up with Claire House Hospice for first charity collaboration

Chester based jewellery company launch Precious smiles charity bracelet

In Pictures: Saughall Preschool crowned winner of Queen's Lower School Little Artists competition

More than 100 works of art submitted by nurseries and preschools in the area

IN PICTURES: University Church of England Academy prom

Year 11 pupils party at Craxton Wood Hotel

Mid Cheshire College strike suspended

Staff had been due to walk out on June 30 but a resolution was reached in eleventh hour talks

Hundreds sign Chester MP's petition to save Hoole bank

NatWest claims there are only 60 active customers of the branch

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In Pictures: Saughall Preschool crowned winner of Queen's Lower School Little Artists competition

Waverton pre-school fundraising day

In Pictures: Waverton Pre-School fundraiser

IN PICTURES: University Church of England Academy prom

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