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Guy Ford has taken over as captain of Chester RUFC for the 2015-16 season

Chester RUFC kick off season with derby against old rivals Preston Grasshoppers

Hare Lane clash will see old foes lock horns once more

Ellesmere Port RUFC ready to ruck on eve of new season

Ellesmere Port's pack piles on the pressure against Oldershaw in the final game of last season
Oilers keen to capitalise on World Cup year after title-winning 2014-15 campaign

All systems go as new-look Chester RUFC launch season in style

Chester RUFC president Terry Allen and chairman Jonny Beckwith with Chris Matheson MP, Lord Mayor of Chester Hugo Deynem and Lady Mayoress Deborah Deynem
Hare Lane club have a new head coach in Jon Aby while Guy Ford has been appointed captain

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Guy Ford has taken over as captain of Chester RUFC for the 2015-16 season

Chester RUFC kick off season with derby against old rivals Preston Grasshoppers

Hare Lane clash will see old foes lock horns once more

Ellesmere Port's pack piles on the pressure against Oldershaw in the final game of last season

Ellesmere Port RUFC ready to ruck on eve of new season

Oilers keen to capitalise on World Cup year after title-winning 2014-15 campaign

Chester RUFC president Terry Allen and chairman Jonny Beckwith with Chris Matheson MP, Lord Mayor of Chester Hugo Deynem and Lady Mayoress Deborah Deynem

All systems go as new-look Chester RUFC launch season in style

Hare Lane club have a new head coach in Jon Aby while Guy Ford has been appointed captain

Chester Rugby Club to create new gym in partnership with former England international Phil Greening

The Athlete Factory will attract elite performance teams but also be available to local clubs and the community

Ben Foden's last appearance for England in a full international was in November 2013

Ben Foden not giving up on Rugby World Cup dream

Chester-born international aiming to recover from knee injury and force his way into Stuart Lancaster's squad

Chester RUFC Senior Colts

Three cheers as Chester RUFC Senior Colts sign off in fine style

Youth team celebrating treble success in league, Cheshire Plate and Cock-o-the-North Challenge Bowl

Rotherham Titans have snapped up Will Goodwin from Chester RUFC

Will Goodwin grateful to Chester RUFC after joining Rotherham Titans

Fly-half moves to Championship club after impressive spell at Hare Lane

Chester RUFC coach Paul Bright with England coach Andy Farrell at the QBE pitch day at Twickenham Stadium

Chester RUFC coach assists England coach Andy Farrell in session at Twickenham

Paul Bright, who coaches the under-13s at Hare Lane, helped Farrell deliver a skills session and touch tournament

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

Prop Gavin Woods touched down for Chester RUFC at Huddersfield

Dave Craven rues injuries as Chester RUFC finish season with defeat at Huddersfield

Interim head coach confirms he will stand down with Hare Lane successor to be confirmed in next few weeks

Rhys Hayes starred in the win over Stourbridge

Fourth spot still up for grabs for Chester RUFC

Hare Lane boys can claim top-four finish with win at Huddersfield on Saturday

Ellesmere Port RUFC clinch championship in style

Oilers run in six tries in front of a large crowd at Dunkirk Lane to seal South Lancs & Cheshire Division Three title

Christleton RUFC have been crowned champions of Division Three South

Christleton RUFC celebrate promotion and Division Three South title

Swans crowned champions following 53-0 win over Broughton Park 3rds at the weekend

Ellesmere Port are closing in on the title

Ellesmere Port RUFC closing in on league title

Oilers head coach Steve Dorrington is putting promotion party on hold as club bid to secure league crown

Anthony Jones touched down twice as Ellesmere Port beat Linley

Ellesmere Port RUFC take another big step towards title

Oliers captain Jim Shinton hails the importance of 36-12 win over Linley at Dunkirk Lane

Chester RUFC's Rhys Hayes kicked over a penalty in the defeat by Leicester Lions

We didn't take Leicester seriously enough, says Chester RUFC head coach Dave Craven

Hare Lane chief says club underestimated Leicester Lions in surprise 38-28 loss in National League Two North

Craig Ross kept up his impressive scoring run but Chester lost 29-14 at Hull Ionians

Chester RUFC boss Craven not giving up on third place

Director of rugby Dave Craven rues injury to James Whitelock-Wainwrigh following loss at Hull Ionians

Chris Carbutt was in inspired form as Ellesmere Port racked up the points at Knutsford

Steve Dorrington praises in-form duo after another big win for Ellesmere Port RUFC

Oilers skipper Jim Shinton and playmaker Chris Carbutt inspire 40-3 victory at Knutsford

Max Himbury holds on after slipping to the floor

Dave Craven says Chester RUFC win should have been bigger

John Ketland scores the only try of the game as Preston Grasshoppers beaten 16-13 at Hare Lane

Chester RUFC's Rhys Hayes watches on as the forward pack down

Chester RUFC coach Dave Craven insists Grasshoppers are no gimme

Third-placed Chester welcome Preston Grasshoppers to Hare Lane on Saturday

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Guy Ford has taken over as captain of Chester RUFC for the 2015-16 season

Chester RUFC kick off season with derby against old rivals Preston Grasshoppers

Chester Greyhound Stadium shortly before the bulldozers moved in

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Chester RUFC president Terry Allen and chairman Jonny Beckwith with Chris Matheson MP, Lord Mayor of Chester Hugo Deynem and Lady Mayoress Deborah Deynem

All systems go as new-look Chester RUFC launch season in style

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