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Upton by Chester is a civil parish and a large suburb on the outskirts of Chester, in the Borough of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire in England. It includes the villages of Upton and Upton Heath.


How to get to Chester Races

Details of how to reach Chester racecourse by car, bus and train ahead of the Boodles May Festival

Upton care home residents have a hoot during owl visit

Spike and Twiggy are a big hit with everyone at Wealstone

Chester library opening date at Storyhouse is announced

Current library building will close for good on March 31 for the big move to £37m cultural centre

Chester girl Erin Cross is 'thriving' one year on from leukaemia relapse

Rollercoaster year for brave six-year-old and her family

Ellesmere Port couple retire from health trust after more than 80 years' combined service

Pat and Mike Bedward married after meeting at work in 1979

Watchdog rates Chester care home 'inadequate'

Orchard Manor in Upton is in special measures following a Care Quality Commission inspection

West Cheshire AC duo power to age group prizes

Talented youngsters Ethan Greenland and Katie Clarke spearhead club's charge in Borders League race

Travellers back at Morrisons Chester car park

This is the third time Travellers have pitched up on supermarket car park   

Chester Magistrates Court

Upton man took his own life aged 86 after receiving cancer diagnosis, inquest hears

Donald Davies hanged himself at his home on Wealstone Lane last year

Power cuts in Chester CH2 postcode area caused by Storm Doris

High winds wiped out electricity supply

Cheshire Rural Touring Arts brings vast array of shows to the people

Theatre, dance, music and family shows heading for community venues throughout the county

Warrington Wolves link up with Chester Gladiators for half term camp

Super League side to host camp at Cheshire County Sports Club on Thursday

Free children's rugby league sessions with Chester Gladiators

Youngsters invited to sign up for free month's trial

There's more to water than just a running tap - find out more at TechniQuest Glyndwr.

Dee Valley Water takeover opponents drop High Court appeal after jobs reassurance given

Legal challenge withdrawn so uncertainty hanging over workers can end, say opposing shareholders

Cheshire West headteachers hit out at government cuts

One head encourages staff, parents and carers to back campaign against proposals

The M53 is closed between junctions 2 and 3 after a body was found

M53 closed between J3 and J2 after body found on motorway

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Traffic is heavy for Cheshire drivers in Wirral

What's On during February half-term in and around Chester

Visit a castle, make new friends playing football or see a theatrical adventure

Chester hospital's failings revealed in death rate probe involving higher risk babies

Hospital ordered review into greater number of deaths than it would normally expect

Hundreds of jobs on offer at Chester Zoo

Apply for a seasonal role at the UK's most visited attraction outside London from February 9

Videos & Photos

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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