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Emergency electrical works to stop Chester 'plunging into darkness'

But city centre restaurant says it is losing trade because of vital work

Dr Ravi Jayaram speaks to BBC in wake of tragic Charlie Gard case

Chester-based consultant paediatrician shares his thoughts with listeners

More misery for Chester commuters on Wrexham Road

Highway project costing £1.2m will begin in September

Cilla the Musical is coming to Chester

Hotly anticipated show to step inside Storyhouse

Asda withdraws nappies from stores after baby 'left with blistered skin'

The premature baby was left with what looked like 'a chemical reaction'

New £500,000 Mollington village hall funding bid clears vital hurdle

Hall would serve five village communities if Big Lottery application is successful

New Chester bus station is noisy and polluting for neighbours

Angry city centre residents organise public meeting to address concerns

Controversial plans for flats at Ellesmere Port pub site expected to be resubmitted

Original proposal for supported living apartments on The Sutton site led to objections

Travellers on Ellesmere Port playing field face legal action

Encampment was due to leave at the weekend

Terminally ill Ellesmere Port mother and family targeted by callous thugs

Police appeal for help in catching culprits making family's life a misery

Chester goes Pokémon GO crazy

Thousands of players descend on city to take part in heritage weekend with a difference

Chester TV presenter Louise Minchin signs BBC gender pay row letter

BBC Breakfast host is one of dozens of female BBC stars to urge director general to take action now

Chester FC v Wrexham AFC 'bubble' restrictions lifted by police

Safe Transport element will NOT be in place this season, although games will remain all ticket and first played on a Friday evening

New crêperie opens at Cheshire Oaks – and there's one coming to Chester too

National chain Crepeaffaire is expanding

Cheshire youngsters warned: railway lines can kill

British Transport Police warn young people of lethal consequences of trespassing on the railway

Chester takeaway chef fined for illegal fishing in River Dee

The Law Courts in Mold
Zhi Nan Weng string a net across the water for six hours

Chester council explains spending 400K on market consultants

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

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 charges of robbery and taking a vehicle without consent

Ellesmere Port cocaine and heroin dealer put behind bars

Tony Skillicorn has been jailed for more than five years

Range Rover invasion at Chester supermarket site

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

Ellesmere Port refinery sign deal to fuel another major airline

2bn litres output of jet fuel a year plays major role in UK aviation industry

Cheshire police chief hires £75,840+ a year chief of staff

Police & Crime Commissioner David Keane
But appointment not supported by police and crime panel members

Ellesmere Port firm makes £3.4m investment in its future

A £3.4m investment in the future is being made by the Ellesmere Port based EMS Group. The new head offices at South Road.
The EMS Group is expanding into the new Cheshire Science Corridor Enterprise Zone

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

Chester Zoo to welcome school trips for free from November to February

Chester Zoo will make school visits free between November of this year to February 2018
The initiative aims to encourage a new generation of conservationists
A Leonid meteor shower

Delta Aquarid meteor shower 2017 – when and where to see it

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

Eight free things to do in Chester this summer

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Thousands flocked to a charity carnival in Parkgate intended as a thank you to the community

Parkgate Carnival see thousands flock to community 'thank you'

Brogan Hulme showing off some of his work at Build Skill Plus

Winsford firm's success in training the next generation of bricklayers

Pop-up restaurant using only local food could become regular feature in Chester

Love Island favourite is coming to Chester

Delamere Academy welcomes Liverpool FC's longest serving fan

Chester Queen's School students and staff raise thousands from Isle of Man cycling marathon

Flip Out Chester invests £100,000 in new attractions

The Kaiser Chiefs join CarFest North line-up

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

Former University of Chester students host a week of dance classes

Tarporley High School sixth form students enjoy a prom night to remember

Lidl launches cheaper alternative to Aperol – and it's flying off the shelves

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