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Saighton is a civil parish and village in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, a few miles south of Chester. Site of a former army camp, now a housing estate.


Back to school for Richard Knew and Bianca Smith (left) from Knew Productions, Rossett, to create a promotional video showcasing the facilities at Abbey Gate College, seen here with, from left, Tracy Pollard, Head, and students Logan and Jude Sefton, Wilf Smith and Amy Newton

Abbey Gate College stars in new promotional video

Video was shot by Rossett-based production agency Knew Productions

Chester CID seek help in tracing two men following burglary

CCTV images released of pair who are wanted for questioning

Construction of new Huntington Primary School begins

New primary school expected to be completed in October, 2018

Abbey Gate College pupils cycle from Chester to London for Young Minds charity

Upper sixth students raise thousands through 18 hour cycling challenge

Images released of controversial new Chester primary school

Construction work is due to start this autumn

GCSE results: Abbey Gate College pupils shine again

An impressive 92% of all results were grades A* to C

World-class riders on show as Chester hosts British Cycling’s National Paracycling Championships

Jody Cundy OBE and local boy Rik Waddon among cyclists on starting list

Details emerge over 1,400 Chester homes plan

Council planners and developers don't agree on all guidelines that should be followed

New Huntington primary school planned on green belt land

More spaces needed to cope with increased number of houses on Saighton Camp site

Abbey Gate College director of music to retire

Stewart Smith will leave the school in the summer

GALLERY: Frosty morning across Chester and Ellesmere Port

Our readers share their stunning pictures of the winter frost

The laying of wreaths in Huntington

Huntington community remembers the fallen

Remembrance service is attended by groups including Brownies, Guides and Scouts

Abbey Gate College pupils with their Speech and Drama Festival prizes

Abbey Gate College pupils excel at speech and drama festival

Youngsters from Saighton-based institution pick up prizes in Shropshire

GALLERY: Chester schools tag rugby competition attracts 27 teams

Year 5 and 6 pupils competed for chance to represent city in county final

Chester Visual Arts aims to put the city on the contemporary arts map

Chester art gallery is top of wishlist for expert group

Chester Visual Arts aim to put city on contemporary arts map

Cheshire children mark the First World War with poems, artwork and music

Centenary project event held at the Duke of Westminster's Eaton Estate

Chester girlguiding member speaks out at Pride festival

Alexis Tate was among more than 80 Girlguiding volunteers taking part in LGBT celebration

GCSE results 2016: Abbey Gate College

Headteacher Tracy Pollard says she is 'delighted' with the results 

Chester teenagers spend the summer helping at schools in Swaziland

Sixteen students from Abbey Gate College took part in sports day, conservation project and kitchen building

Videos & Photos

The distressing 999 call dad made seconds before lorry crashes into his family car on M6

What the law says on drivers parking in front of your house

North West Ambulance Service stock image

Woman called 999 asking for groceries and a shower


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