The new edition of The Chronicle is out on Thursday and is packed with local news, sport, what’s on and views.

Highlights of the May 14 edition include:

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Special report on Labour winning control of Cheshire West and Chester Council.

New CWaC leader Samantha Dixon. Photo by Ian Cooper
New CWaC leader Samantha Dixon. Photo by Ian Cooper

Round-up of parliamentary election results from Chester, Ellesmere Port & Neston, Eddisbury and Weaver Vale.

City of Chester prospective parliamentary candidate (Labour) Chris Matheson arrives at the count at 2.45am

TV Gladiators come to Bolesworth to launch showjumping event.

Gladiator Hunter, voiceover John Anderson, BBC Breakfast sports presenter Mike Bushell and Gladiator Ace at the Bolesworth launch
Gladiator Hunter, voiceover John Anderson, BBC Breakfast sports presenter Mike Bushell and Gladiator Ace at the Bolesworth launch

Chester mum talks about how her son coped with being paralysed after a road accident.

Lee Hallam, mother of Mathew Evans
Lee Hallam, mother of Mathew Evans

Everest climber Alex Staniforth gives his reaction to second earthquake in Nepal.

Alex pictured at Everest Base Camp

Celebration of life of brave Vicars Cross woman who lost her battle with breast cancer.

Sheila Brown, from Vicars Cross, passed away in February following a long battle with breast cancer
Sheila Brown, from Vicars Cross, passed away in February following a long battle with breast cancer

Countess of Chester Hospital doctor presents new TV show Born Naughty.

Dr Ravi Jayaram, from the Countess of Chester Hospital
Dr Ravi Jayaram, from the Countess of Chester Hospital

Pictures from the Chester area's commemoration of the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

Veterans at the VE Day commemorations at Chester Cathedral on Sunday, May 10
Picture special from last week's Ladies Day extravaganza at Chester Races.
Model and actress Charlotte Dawson. Photo by Ian Cooper

Nostalgia features photos from the Chester Odeon in the 1950s.

Staff from the Odeon, Chester, in the 1950s
Take on the challenge of the weekly brain teasers with our Puzzles page.
The puzzle page in the May 14 edition of The Chronicle
The puzzle page in the May 14 edition of The Chronicle