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A55 near Chester closed after serious crash

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

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

The Daily Post will bring you all the latest news on the A55 Westbound crash. live
Keep up to date with all the latest as traffic is affected due to a serious accident approaching Broughton

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

Chester park and ride upgrade coming next year

Cheshire West and Chester Council has provisionally contract which starts next July to Stagecoach

Anya Bentham celebrates first day at school

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

Farndon's Paul Burrell reveals heartbreaking last words Princess Diana said to him before she died

The late royal's former butler will open up about their relationship on Celebrity Big Brother

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

Simon Gildea decides to Let it Grow in memory of his sister

Angela Gildea died in 2002, aged 32, of breast cancer

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The Daily Post will bring you all the latest news on the A55 Westbound crash. live

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

Keep up to date with all the latest as traffic is affected due to a serious accident approaching Broughton

A55 near Chester closed after serious crash

updated
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)
Ceri Linden took her own life just days after she was raped at a Saltney house

'My daughter took her own life as she was too afraid to appear in Chester court with the man who raped her'

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

Police step up Chester city centre patrols in lead up to decision over anti-social behaviour initiative

You have until October 15 to give your views on Cheshire West and Chester Council's proposed Public Space Protection Order (PSPO)

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

Atlantic Drifters bring ocean rowing boat to Grosvenor Rowing Club

Duo will raise funds for Chester-based OAKS charity

Your Champions 2015: Hillsborough quilt-maker in line for award

Linda Whitfield nominated for Champion Person

Former Chester Grosvenor manager joins Oddfellows Hotel group

Paul Cookson will oversee development of new site in Manchester

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

In pictures: A third gallery of your Back to School photographs

We had a great response to our request for your Back to School pictures

MP Chris Matheson visits successful English Language school

English in Chester welcomed newly-appointed MP

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