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Helsby is a small town and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire. At the 2001 Census, Helsby had a population of 4,701.


Ellams keeps Blacon's title hopes alive as Chester Nomads return to winning ways

Results, scorers and pictures from the local football scene

Vulnerable Helsby dad called police about fake incidents 'because he needed someone to talk to'

Officers 'set up covert surveillance' at Jack Kavanagh's house

Joy for Blacon Vets, Upton AA run ends, Airbus UK Broughton woe

Results, scorers and pictures from the local football scene

Veteran Helsby author Frank Melling pushes the boat out with new novel

Experienced writer chooses female heroine for new novel Hostie

Watch the story of Frodsham Wind Farm's construction as it becomes operational

Renewable energy source has been six years in the making

Frodsham student bids to be crowned Miss England

Helsby High School sixth-former Katy Case calls on public's help to win spot in semi-final

Upton JFC coup, Christleton move up, Upton AA march on, Malpas snatch point

Results, goalscorers and pictures from the local football scene.

Manley pupil has designs on half marathon t-shirt

Sam Milward wins Essar Four Villages half marathon t-shirt competition

Traveller family vacates former Chester waste depot

Caravans and vehicles leave ahead of today's scheduled court hearing

Chester council takes legal action against Travellers

Head of family wants local authority's help in securing a house for his pregnant wife and children 

Ellesmere Port Station won the Merseyrail Electrics Award at the 14th Cheshire Best Kept Stations Awards Paul Salveson Special Guest, Cllr Tony Sherlock, Nick Scarborough of Merseyrail, Ken and Carole Spain, Mark Barker

Ellesmere Port railway station wins award

Cheshire Best Kept Stations Awards have been presented

'Respected' Elton man electrocuted by power cable missed warning sign

Inquest hears scrap metal collector Edward Evans was killed when his crane hit an overhead line

Chester wins the Queen's 90th Birthday Award in the Cheshire Best Kept Stations Awards High Sheriff of Cheshire Kathy Cowell OBE DL, Deputy Lord Mayor of Chester Cllr Razia Daniels, Lord-Lieutenant of Cheshire David Briggs MBE K.St.J, Mark Messham Arriva Trains Wales, Ian Whitley North Cheshire Rail Users Group (NCRUG), Sally Buttifant Mid Cheshire Community Rail Officer, John & Kath Hobbs NCRUG, Margaret Benson Arriva Trains Wales

Chester station wins Queen's award

Cheshire Best Kept Stations Awards have been presented

Helsby Half Marathon beats January cold to draw runners and crowds

More than 1,500 runners hit the streets to tour the four villages

The 'To Let' sign has gone up on Elton Post Office, which closed before Christmas

Post Office 'investigating options' following shock closure of Elton branch

Residents forced to go to Helsby or Ellesmere Port in the meantime

Drivers warned over treacherous conditions on Cheshire West roads

Met Office releases its latest weather warning for overnight on Friday

Fierce winds cause havoc on Cheshire roads as cold snap tightens grip

Police called out to more than 34 crashes in seven-hour period

Pupils at the launch event of the Daily Mile keep-fit initiative at Upton Heath CE Primary School in March 2016

Cheshire primary school pupils opt to Smile for a Mile

Keep fit initiative is giving fitting name

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Watch Hollyoaks star accidentally leak soap 'whodunnit' live on This Morning

Take a look inside popular Hoole bar and restaurant after their big makeover

How to get to Chester Races


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