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Swedish Vauxhall Astra owner wants to give car back after Brexit vote

A Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer car
Anders Persson says he feels 'stupid' driving a car built in Ellesmere Port following EU decision

Elton glass bottle workers begin 48-hour strike

Company claims its pay offer is above average for the manufacturing sector 

Ellesmere Port MP raises motor industry concerns with David Cameron

Ellesmere Port MP Justin Madders questioned Prime Minister David Cameron over the future of the Vauxhall car plant in the town
Prime Minister visited town's Vauxhall plant prior to EU Referendum

Stereophonics fans in uproar over wristband chaos ahead of Wrexham gig

Fans of the Welsh band will have to swap their tickets for wristbands before Saturday's gig

Chester hate crime radio caller located by Cheshire Police

A distressed Chester woman originally from Germany called an LBC radio discussion about her experiences of discrimination following Brexit
Officers visit house of German woman who called LBC radio show in tears to report abuse

Cyclist injured in Chester city centre

Police are appealing for information following a fatal collision in Tarporley
Young man taken to hospital with minor injuries

Watch as the Chester FC squad starts pre-season training

The Chester squad is put through its paces on the first day of pre-season
Footage and images as the Blues get down to business at the University of Chester in preparation for the 2016/17 campaign

Northwich family heartbroken as two cats poisoned on the same day

An RSPCA investigation has been launched into the cruel deaths

University of Chester says 35 academic jobs at risk of redundancy

Union threatens to resist compulsory job losses

Teachers' strike to hit West Cheshire schools

Some schools likely to be closed or partially closed as a result of industrial action

Hundreds of workers at Elton glass manufacturer to strike over pay dispute

Employees from Encirc Glass will stage a 48-hour strike tomorrow

University of Chester believes Brexit vote will impact on EU staff and funding

University of Chester Vice-Chancellor Tim Wheeler
Vice chancellor Tim Wheeler says repercussions are unlikely to have an immediate effect

Cash stolen from Christleton pub during break-in

Police are appealing for information following the burglary of the Ring O' Bells

Coliseum Shopping Park stores still closed two weeks after floods

The clean-up operation at the Coliseum Shopping Park following flash floods
It is not known when Next and Thomson will reopen

Work at Airbus Broughton plant 'integral' to European aerospace industry

The Airbus A380 Factory in Broughton, North Wales where the wing is manufactured then transported to France.
Chief executive Tom Enders made the positive comments about UK operations

Wrong time printed on tickets for Stereophonics Wrexham gig

Some tickets wrongly tell fans gates open at 4.30pm, while concert-goers are also reminded to swap their tickets for wristbands

Can you help find Topsy the tortoise?

Topsy has gone missing from a garden in Ellesmere Port
Beloved tortoise went walkabout while his Ellesmere Port owners were on holiday

Chef's Table scoops second spot in top 100 restaurant list

Two Chester restaurants feature in OpenTable's Top 100 Fit for Foodies restaurants

Chester FC: Community Trust appoint Jim Green as chief executive

Jim Green, the new chief executive of the Chester FC Community Trust, with board member Mike Day and outgoing CEO Jon McCarthy
Lifelong fan and The Chronicle's Blues reporter to take over from Jon McCarthy after he was appointed manager

Chester and Ellesmere Port canal conservation area scheme

View of the Shropshire Union Canal
People can give their views on the proposals between now and September 18

Cheshire earns praise during visit by national tourism chief

CWaC council leader Sam Dixon, Chester Zoo chief executive Jamie Christon and VisitBritain/VisitEngland chief executive Sally Balcombe at Chester Zoo
VisitBritain/VisitEngland chief executive Sally Balcombe says county has enormous potential

National Waterways Museum set for 40th anniversary celebrations

A Hallowe’en Masquerade and Murder Mystery Spectacular takes place at the National Waterways Museum
Visitors able to tour huge canal lock at the Ellesmere Port attraction this weekend

Works begins on Poulton & Pulford community development

Recreation area should be ready to use by end of July this year

New Chester base for US translation provider

Firm's move to Chester is to foster closer relationships with university

Police win top prize at 2016 Royal Cheshire County Show

Events and exhibitions co-ordinator Klaudia Tomkowiak, Engagement and Insight manager Anna Collins, rural crime lead Chief Inspector Sarah Heath, and Police & Crime Commissioner for Cheshire David Keane
Cheshire Constabulary awarded first prize for Best Trade Stand

Recap: Local and national reaction as UK votes to leave Europe

Cheshire West and Chester 'on trend' in historic referendum

Women 2day: Why Jo Cox is a true role model

Roses, candles and messages are arranged around a picture of the late Jo Cox during a vigil in honour of the MP in Parliament Square on June 19 in London, England. The Labour MP for Batley and Spen, who was a campaigner for refugees fleeing the war in Syria, was killed this week after being shot and stabbed in her constituency in Birstall, West Yorkshire
A politician who set an example to women

Chester visitors get an Italian flavour of the city

Italian student Giorgia Penon, 17, on a work experience placement at Chester Visitor Information Centre
English in Chester student on work experience at Chester Visitor Information Centre

Darts teams' fundraising efforts are on target

Westminster Park Community Centre darts team - Richard Argyle, Dave Roberts, Carol Wright, Jamie Holmes and Rebecca Box
Cash raised for Countess of Chester Hospital

Watch rare footage of Chester-born conductor in first colour recording of classical music performance

A screenshot of Sir Adrian Boult from the footage of him conducting one of the first classical concerts filmed in colour
Film has remained hidden for almost 50 years

Taste Cheshire Food Fiesta comes to Grosvenor Shopping Centre

Gyp Productions are staging Bouncing Back, Gail Young's latest full length comedy drama, at the Forum Studio Theatre

Chester theatre stages new netball comedy Bouncing Back

Bishops' High School pupils celebrate at 'fantastic' prom

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Chester city centre braced for a 'dinosaur' invasion

Helen Wilkinson, David Moulton, community fundraiser for the Hospice Justin Caroe and Sue Caroe

Hospice of the Good Shepherd is charity of choice for Hoole allotment group

Muir Housing Group tenancy services officer Jenna Southern: A Day in the Life

Chester family mark their losses with charity walk

Ellesmere Port Catholic High School students celebrate in style at prom

St Oswald's pupils stage fundraising fun run

Dianne Oxberry and Jon Everall of Excell Supply Ltd present St Werburgh's and St Columba's Primary School with the Primary School of the Award at the Cheshire Schools Awards 2015

Finalists unveiled in Cheshire School Awards 2016

Year 10 pupils from Blacon High School will take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award thanks to sponsorship from contractor Graham Construction. The students are pictured with assistant headteacher and Duke of Edinburgh coordinator John Lacey with Martin Bambrick and Andy Higgins from Graham Construction

Blacon High students gain Duke of Edinburgh Award sponsorship

Five-year-old Tia Rose from Elton has made it through to the Face Of The Globe regional heat in August

Elton schoolgirl takes part in Disneyland beauty pageant

Civil Engineering Contractors Association NW (CECA NW) annual golf day at Pryors Hayes, Tarvin

Tarvin civil engineering golf event swings into action

Why did a Chester artist take on the Three Peaks Challenge?

Win tickets to Bluedot festival at Jodrell Bank

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