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Host of stars confirmed for Spirit of Christmas concert at Chester Cathedral

Star-studded evening raises money for The Neuromuscular Centre

Costa and Co-op prepare to open in Hoole

Community split over pros and cons in terms of impact on existing shopping centre

Cheshire scheme launched to help young people with mental health issues

Heather Cunningham – treasurer CCF, Dr Sandeep Ranote, consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist and panellist of Young Minds Matter Fund, Zoe Sheppard, CCF CEO, David Briggs, Lord Lieutenant of Cheshire and President of CCF, Amanda Kelly, MD of iMPOWER and panellist for Young Minds Matter Fund, Joëlle Warren, chair of CCF
The Young Minds Matter Programme is the brainchild of Cheshire Community Foundation

Chester council leader backs new cafe in bus interchange

Cheshire West and Chester Council shunned big chains in granting lease to small business

Vision to create £40million medical school in Chester unveiled

University of Chester reveals it will submit application for training facility before Christmas

Marcus Bignot says two new faces at Chester FC could arrive in time for Barrow clash

Blues boss spoke to the press after watching his side beaten 2-1 at home to Boreham Wood.

Chester FC 1 Boreham Wood 2: Blues made to pay for woeful first half

Late rally not enough as Blues' woes deepen in National League

LIVE Chester FC v Boreham Wood: Updates as Blues look to bounce back

All the build-up, match action and reaction as the Blues take on Wood at the Swansway Chester Stadium

New independent boutique opens in Handbridge

Square Blades claims to be the 'Hollister of rowing'

We've found more old pictures of Chester Zoo - and they're amazing

Animals, celebrity visits and a 1980s TV ad

Decontamination complete at former Chester petrol station

Abbots Park Service Station in Liverpool closed in late 2011 due to underground fuel leak

Beeston Castle is one of the country's spookiest English Heritage sites

Are you brave enough to pay a Halloween visit to this historic Cheshire landmark?

Chester's Hawkin's Bazaar opens for business in former Disney Store

Just in time for Christmas shopping

Chester's Britain's Got Talent hopefuls get another chance to impress as auditions roll into Manchester

Dozens of Chester hopefuls auditioned back in August

Bad weather causes problems for motorists on M56 and M53 in Cheshire

Motorway down to just one lane from junctions 6-11

Tickets for Gary Barlow's Delamere gig spark controversy – and they're not even officially on sale yet

Some fans have branded the inflated ticket prices 'absolute rubbish'

Sexual abuse victim of former Bishop of Chester speaks out

Lawyer calls for independent inquiry to investigate Church 'cover-up' over bishop's crimes 

Union calling for guarantees over future of Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port plant

Vauxhall Motors at Ellesmere Port
Unite wants reassurances from company bosses and Government to ensure factory continues to attract investment

Official residence was setting for former Bishop of Chester's sordid behaviour

Alleged victims reported historical child sex abuse crimes at time but Church apparently took no action  

Ellia Arathoon's devastated parents say killer Craig Procter has 'ruined' their family

'So many people's lives have changed in a horrific way'

Child sex attack shame of former Bishop of Chester

The late Right Reverend Hubert Victor Whitsey, who served as Bishop of Chester from 1974 to 1981
Law firm says the late Victor Whitsey was ‘almost certainly a prolific abuser of children’

Our amazing Erin Cross leaves Prince Harry 'in awe' as she is honoured with national award for her bravery

She also got selfies with other celebrities!

Anti-fracking protest planned as IGas confirms desire for shale gas production at Elton

Test well would be followed by application for production well if results prove fruitful

Nostalgia: This is Chester as it was in 1993 - and so much has changed

The soon-to-be closed Argos was only just opening...

Revamp of Chester pocket park is delayed

But public will be able to view plans at public exhibition

Deputy Lord Mayor of Chester gets hybrid electric car instead of a Jag

Trustees aim to set green example (although Lord Mayor of Chester's car is still a Bentley)

Staff at Chester furniture shop are convinced they have seen the ghost of young boy

A little boy is thought to have died in the Watergate Street building centuries ago

Gloomy news for Ellesmere Port Vauxhall workers as plant sheds 400 jobs

Factory's future by no means certain following take-over by French company in post-Brexit climate

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