Stuart Hicks holds off a defender in the 1-0 loss to Peterborough United, which resulted in relegation for Chester City

IN PICTURES: What happened to the Chester City team following relegation from the Football League in May 2000

The Blues were relegated to the Football Conference after losing 1-0 to Peterborough United on May 6, 2000

Vanarama Conference team of the season 2014-15: Carl Magnay, Jon Parkin and John Akinde make the cut

John Akinde, Carl Magnay, Rhys Taylor and Jon Parkin make our Vanarama Conference team of the season
Blues reporter Jim Green picks out the opposition players who have caught his eye

IN PICTURES: The final buzzer for basketball at the Northgate Arena

Chester Jets v Derby Storm in 2001. David Langrell in action
Cheshire Phoenix do the Northgate proud as the final game is played at the Chester venue

Thousands turn out for Oulton Park extravaganza

Jenny Tinmouth in action at round three of the British Superbikes Championship at Oulton Park, Cheshire
Jenny Tinmouth, Howie Mainwaring-Smart and Joe Francis all take to the track in front of a packed Bank Holiday crowd

Jon Aby appointed new head coach at Chester RUFC

Chester RUFC head coach Jon Aby
Ex-Sale Sharks academy coach replaces interim coach Dave Craven in Hare Lane hot-seat

John Coffino expresses pride in Cheshire Phoenix players after play-off semi-final heartbreak

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino
Nix head coach pays emotional tribute to players and fans after BBL Play-off final exit at hands of London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena

Heartbreak for Cheshire Phoenix as they narrowly miss out on BBL Play-off final

David Aliu in action for Cheshire Phoenix in the BBL Play-off semi-final on Sunday
Nix beat London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena but lose on on aggregate to miss out on O2 Arena appearance

Joe Francis looking to climb Pirelli National Superstock Championship table at Oulton Park

Backford teenager Joe Francis is aiming for the very top after signing a two-year contract with Keith Flint's Team Traction Control
Backford rider will be in action on his home circuit this weekend

Record tumbles as Warren Goodwin and Jack Williams star in Chester Boughton Hall win

Picture shows Boughton Hall bowler Warren Goodwin.
Macclesfield beaten as Hall keep up 100% record

Contract delight for 'football mad' Tattenhall schoolboy Keane Hazledine

Tattenhall Park Primary School pupil Keane Hazledine signing for Wrexham with first team players Mark Carrington and Ross White
Eight-year-old midfielder or striker signs for Vanarama Conference club Wrexham

Teeing off: Sacrifice a bit of power for accuracy – the Justin Rose way

Justin Rose holds up his tournament trophy after winning the PGA Zurich Classic
Chronicle golf columnist Adam McCabe on the secrets of Rose's success

In pictures: Sealand Road memories 25 years on from Chester FC's final league game

Action from the final game at Sealand Road against Rotherham United
The Chronicle turns the clock back to April 1990 as the curtain came down on 84 years of football at the old ground
Stuart Hicks holds off a defender in the 1-0 loss to Peterborough United, which resulted in relegation for Chester City

IN PICTURES: What happened to the Chester City team following relegation from the Football League in May 2000

The Blues were relegated to the Football Conference after losing 1-0 to Peterborough United on May 6, 2000

Vanarama Conference team of the season 2014-15: Carl Magnay, Jon Parkin and John Akinde make the cut

John Akinde, Carl Magnay, Rhys Taylor and Jon Parkin make our Vanarama Conference team of the season
Blues reporter Jim Green picks out the opposition players who have caught his eye
Chester Jets v Derby Storm in 2001. David Langrell in action

IN PICTURES: The final buzzer for basketball at the Northgate Arena

Cheshire Phoenix do the Northgate proud as the final game is played at the Chester venue

John Coffino expresses pride in Cheshire Phoenix players after play-off semi-final heartbreak

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino
Nix head coach pays emotional tribute to players and fans after BBL Play-off final exit at hands of London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena
Sally Peake celebrates success at Glasgow 2014

Sally Peake setting her sights on more podium pride

Chester-born pole vaulter won silver for Wales at the Commonwealth Games last year and has one eye on reaching the Rio 2016 Olympics

Tattenhall Park Primary School pupil Keane Hazledine signing for Wrexham with first team players Mark Carrington and Ross White

Contract delight for 'football mad' Tattenhall schoolboy Keane Hazledine

Eight-year-old midfielder or striker signs for Vanarama Conference club Wrexham

Chester RUFC head coach Jon Aby

Jon Aby appointed new head coach at Chester RUFC

Ex-Sale Sharks academy coach replaces interim coach Dave Craven in Hare Lane hot-seat

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Stuart Hicks holds off a defender in the 1-0 loss to Peterborough United, which resulted in relegation for Chester City

IN PICTURES: What happened to the Chester City team following relegation from the Football League in May 2000

Jenny Tinmouth in action at round three of the British Superbikes Championship at Oulton Park, Cheshire

Thousands turn out for British Superbike extravaganza at Oulton Park

Chester Jets v Derby Storm in 2001. David Langrell in action

IN PICTURES: The final buzzer for basketball at the Northgate Arena

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