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Farndon is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is located on the banks of the River Dee, south of Chester, and close to the border with Wales.


Former gambling addict Antony Smith, 28, from Ellesmere Port who can look forward to 2018 thanks to help with his finances and running

How running saved my life, by former gambling addict

Antony Smith had to talk himself out of suicide as he faced mounting debts of thousands of pounds

Travis Barker, road safety officer at Farndon Primary School, with his Walk to School wristbands

Wristbands given to pupils to encourage them to walk to school

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey has donated 50 wristbands to village primary school

Paul Burrell reported to be contestant in Dancing on Ice

Ex-royal butler spotted having private dancing lessons at Deeside Ice Rink

Teacher rises to the challenge in aid of Farndon toddler

Stuart Roberts took on charity cycle ride and Snowdon climb

Comeback kings Blacon Youth, Upton AA win big, Spital Vaults stay top, Cestrian Alex hit 10

Reports, results, scorers and pictures from the Chester football scene

'Little to differentiate' Lache and Westminster Park claims review body

But Handbridge community leader argues ‘no compatibility’ between areas in proposed new council ward

Diana's ex-butler Paul Burrell believes he could have saved her

Paul makes startling revelation as he pays an emotional visit to Paris 20 years after Princess's death

GCSE results: Bishop Heber students have lots to smile about

Almost 73% achieved the national benchmark of five or more GCSE passes at A*-C

A Level results: Bishop Heber report record results

61% of grades awarded were A*-B

Cheshire Crispy Duckers 1,500-mile charity road trip

Buddies including four councillors and an ex-fire service boss in crazy mission

Controversial Diana videos were found in Paul Burrell's Farndon home

Video interviews will feature in Channel 4 documentary being broadcast this Sunday

Farndon High Street

Work to start on £24,000 gas pipe scheme in Farndon High Street

Project aims to make sure that homes and businesses continue to receive a safe and reliable gas supply

Summer fundraiser for Chester's historic mystery plays

The next production will take place at Chester Cathedral next summer

Farndon school sports track dream is a step closer thanks to homes firm

Stewart Milne Homes provides financial boost for Golden Mile project

Chester Market Car Park

Chester and Ellesmere Port Free after 3 parking set for the chop

Recommendations will go before council cabinet next week

Alzheimer’s Society staff in Cheshire unite for Dementia Awareness Week

Cheshire West and North Wales branches join up for symbolic event at Cross Borders Bridge

The candidates have been announced for the Cheshire West and Chester Council elections on May 7

City of Chester will be a three horse race in General Election

Cheshire West and Chester Council reveal final list of candidates in its four constituences

Blacon Youth complete league and cup double

And there's also joy for Avenue Vets and The Cat as season reaches business end

Children and staff at Dandelions Day Nursery in Farndon with the new equipment provided by Taylor Wimpey North West

Farndon day nursery uses pedal power to fire pupils' imagination

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey North West donates seven new tricycles, bikes, scooters and cars

Videos & Photos

Tesco customers will lose out due to changes made to Clubcard scheme

Beluga aircraft landed at Airbus-Hawarden Airport. Broughton.

The nerve-racking moment an Airbus Beluga lands in high winds

Family shopping at supermarket

Here's when the major supermarkets reduce their food


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