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Police on Grosvenor Bridge investigate reports of a man jumping into the River Dee

WATCH: Chester Grosvenor Bridge jumper lives to tell the tale

Man leaps more than 30 feet into waist high water in the River Dee

Duddon accident claims life of 64-year-old

Cheshire police
Male driver from Lichfield area collided with a tree on the A51

Three Queens Liverpool 2015: Thousands gather at the Mersey for fireworks display

Fireworks display over the Queen Mary 2
Show is part of Cunard 175th anniversary celebrations

Cheshire M56 overnight closures delayed

Overnight closures on the M56 in Cheshire will start on Thursday
Ten nights of disruption as part of the £192m A556 link between M56 and M6 will start on Thursday not Tuesday

Northwich collision leaves motorcyclist injured

Cheshire Police
Biker taken to Aintree Hospital following accident involving white transit van on A49

Bunbury Village Day 2015 event inspired by hit ITV series Home Fires

Julie Summers, the author who inspired the latest TV drama Home Fires, officially opened the Bunbury Church Fete and signed copies of her book
TV and film theme to annual festival in village where drama programme was shot

Northwich garden makeover bid for youngster with muscular dystrophy

Ella, Dave, Gail, Matilda and Dillon Healey are hoping to win MyBuilder's garden transformation
Dillon Healey's family are hoping to win MyBuilder's garden transformation competition

Chester Tory chief Mike Jones survives leadership challenge after election defeat

Former council leader emerges triumphant after Cllr Mark Stocks put himself forward as alternative choice for local Conservatives

New Frodsham charity seeks to recycle bikes and encourage sustainable transport

Frodsham Bike Project founder Andy Pendleton
Frodsham Bike Project has helped more than 1,000 people since its creation seven months ago

Ashton Hayes community furious at lack of broadband for THIRD time in less than a year

Community have been beset with problems

Chester Labour MP Chris Matheson back from his first week at Parliament

The city's new Member of Parliament talks to David Holmes about his hopes for the next five years and his first experience at 'Hogwarts'

Win a luxury night out at the Odeon in Bromborough

Deadline for entries Friday, May 29

News in Pictures

Police on Grosvenor Bridge investigate reports of a man jumping into the River Dee

WATCH: Chester Grosvenor Bridge jumper lives to tell the tale

Man leaps more than 30 feet into waist high water in the River Dee

Duddon accident claims life of 64-year-old

Cheshire police
Male driver from Lichfield area collided with a tree on the A51

Three Queens Liverpool 2015: Thousands gather at the Mersey for fireworks display

Fireworks display over the Queen Mary 2
Show is part of Cunard 175th anniversary celebrations
Steve Lee Hubbard was sentenced at Chester Crown Court for causing a serious collison on Lache Lane in September 2014

Chester collision which left woman seriously injured leads to jail for driver

Steve Lee Hubbard, 30, sentenced to two years and eight months following last year's Lache Lane crash

Police appeal following attempted robbery of 66-year-old man in Chester

Officers are appealing for information after an attempted robbery on Raymond Street on May 17
Victim sustained minor injuries during incident on Raymond Street on Sunday, May 17

Chester woman arrested over alleged involvement in occupation of former Liverpool bank building

A protest outside Blacon Custody Suite, next to Blacon Police Station, after a married mother was arrested because of her alleged involvement in an occupation at a former bank building in Liverpool
Married mum taken into custody following dawn raid on her Upton home
Leon Cooney with Wirral Community Police Boxing Club chairman Peter Phelan

Wirral CP Boxing Club's Leon Cooney reaches national final

The 13-year-old will take on Oxfordshire's Jimmy Doran in the 50kg final at the England Boxing Schools Championship

11 things to do this half term in Chester and Ellesmere Port

Fun for all the family throughout the school holidays

West Cheshire College jobs at risk in Government funding cuts

The future of the West Cheshire College campus at Handbridge in Chester is in the balance
Almost 90 jobs could go across campuses in Chester and Ellesmere Port

Royal wedding milliner creates hat for hotel's 150th anniversary

Laura Apsit Liven's £770 design for The Chester Grosvenor was inspired by Eastgate clock and the landmark hotel's interior

Calveley Primary School recently took delivery of a minibus

Calveley Primary School transform mud patch into landscape garden

Youngsters have been enjoying the great outdoors

Little Sutton student's mealworm bread recipe is a winner

Gemma Lamb won the IFST North of England Young Scientist competition
Former Bishops' Blue Coat CE High School pupil Gemma Lamb wins the IFST's North of England Young Scientist competition

Nostalgia: University of Chester over the years

To mark its 175 year anniversary, we've dug out some memories

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Fireworks display over the Queen Mary 2

Three Queens Liverpool 2015: Thousands gather at the Mersey for fireworks display

Look inside: Contemporary converted barn in Ashton Hayes at £745K

Three of the chicks ready for their dinner

Chester Zoo robin chicks being hand-reared by bird keepers

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