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Chester to host world exclusive Pokémon GO event

Historic sites will be turned into PokéStops where players can catch virtual monsters  

Union announces three more strikes on Merseyrail in July

Train services between Chester and Liverpool will be affected

Chester's Carriage Shed to host award-winning production aimed at children

Semi-outdoor venue will lend itself to children’s theatre company Illyria's version of The Emperor’s New Clothes

Warning after e-cigarette battery explodes 'like a firecracker'

Couple recall 'scary experience' in their home

Ellesmere Port is one of country's house price 'cold spots', according to property site

Cheshire West and Chester Council are targeting empty homes in the borough. Photo credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
Average property price in town drops by more than four per cent, new data suggests

Chester FC 1 Walsall 2: Blues beaten but plenty of positives

Blues prove more than a match for League One side at Swansway Chester Stadium

Chester council explains spending 400K on market consultants

Statement followed tweet by council taxpayer who picked out high value expenditure items

12 things to do with your kids during the summer holidays in Chester and Ellesmere Port

From scarecrows to pirates, there's plenty to do during the long summer break

New Cheshire Aquapark is set to be a big hit this summer

Manley Mere's latest attraction is open in time for the school summer holidays

Cheshire police advice on what you should do with dashcam and cycle helmet camera footage

Rapid rise of video evidence from the public prompts police to provide website guidance

Woman hurt by falling tree in Chester city centre

The scene at the junction of Pepper Street and Park Street after the tree fell on Friday afternoon. Picture by Ben Jones
Park Street has been closed as a result of the incident at the junction with Pepper Street

This is the despicable thug who mugged pensioner as she walked home with her zimmer frame

Lewis Frawley put his victim through a 'terrifying ordeal' in broad daylight

Ellesmere Port man to stand trial over knife-point robbery

Daniel Boardman, 27, denies robbery and taking a vehicle without consent charges

Ellesmere Port cocaine and heroin dealer put behind bars

Tony Skillicorn has been jailed for more than five years

Chester Market celebrates 50th birthday this weekend

Fun day announced at indoor market which opened at current location in 1967

Range Rover invasion at Chester supermarket site

But cars are apparently being stored at vacant plot as dealership gets make-over 

New Cheshire Aquapark is set to be a big hit this summer

Manley Mere's latest attraction is open in time for the school summer holidays

This summer could be the hottest one for years

Met Office predict three months of sunshine

When are the Chester Races 2017 fixtures?

Full details of this year's fixtures at Chester Racecourse

University of Chester showcases work by borough's talented art students

More than 142 primary and secondary schools took part in competition

Cheshire West and Chester Council will soon complete 500 new affordable homes

Ellesmere Port's greyhound stadium
Ambitious housing and regeneration plan outlined in council's Housing Strategy

Delay in opening of Acton Swing Bridge in Northwich

Road surfacing issues will put back reopening date by a week

Hundreds of Cheshire West businesses to benefit from £1.5m council funding

CWaC leader Cllr Samantha Dixon
The Business Rates Revaluation Relief Scheme will support smaller local firms

Chester FC announce 'major' sponsorship agreement for East Stand

Chester-based firm Red Insure to take over naming rights from Maxiflow

Chester drug dealer who swallowed 14 wraps of drugs to avoid arrest is jailed

Gregory Dean threw the rest of the drugs into the canal

Bake Off star Paul Hollywood in Chester for new TV series

Exclusive interview with former Chester Grosvenor head baker who promises Channel 4 version will be just as good

Line-up announced for Ellesmere Port Summer Jam

Last year's Ellesmere Port Summer Jam was held at Great Sutton village hall
Fabulous family weekend will take place at Whitby Park on July 29-30

Roadworks for £1.1m safety scheme at Two Mills get under way

New 320m cycle path to be created and right turn lanes improved

How fake penis sex offender Gayle Newland had history of tricking women online

Gayle Newland arriving at Chester Crown Court on Wednesday
Police uncovered a sinister pattern in Newland's internet life

A zombie, dinosaur but no redhead – here are Apple's new emojis

Apple has unveiled the emojis it plans to release later this year
Sytchcroft Park in Neston

Neston park in bid for Tesco funding

Murder Nights, a humorous and homicidal night of fun by local writer KC Finn, is coming to the Garret Theatre at Storyhouse on Saturday, August 5

Murder most foul on stage at Chester Storyhouse

Bishops' Blue Coat students shine in musical production

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New Cheshire Aquapark is set to be a big hit this summer

Sue Swain from Ellesmere Port, who is backing a culture crawl around Liverpool to help people with cancer, pictured on the walk last year with friends

Ellesmere Port fundraisers taking part in Liverpool culture crawl

Women2day: The baby ear piercing debate

Little Actors in Neston is again running a summer course for children

Emmerdale actress to run summer youth theatre course in Neston

ASKA Swimming Club charity mile for The Christie hospital

A selection of one pound coins and bank notes

This is how long you've got to spend the old £1 coins

Local businesses support Overleigh St Mary's school fair

Chester to host gin and vodka festival – with 160 types of spirits

Double celebration for canal volunteers in Cheshire

Chester to host world exclusive Pokémon GO event

Businesses in Cheshire West are invited to apply for part of £3m worth of rural funding

Rural Cheshire promoted as perfect spot for businesses to thrive

Anne Lever and Councillor Louise Gittins with two of Anne's paintings which she has presented to Chester’s Grosvenor Museum

Acclaimed Cheshire artist presents two paintings to Chester Grosvenor Museum

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