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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.


Anna Jackson out to inspire new generation of wheelchair basketball coaches

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club boss on next step in remarkable career

The Law Courts in Mold

Upton man jailed for harassing his ex-partner

James Frederick Dowd made late night calls to Phillip Anthony Evans over the return of a suit

Anti-fracking protesters outside IGas premises in Ellesmere Port

Anti-frackers mobilise Ellesmere Port community

Campaigners call public meeting for residents to learn more about health concerns

Last-ditch attempt to save Free after 3 parking in Chester and Ellesmere Port fails

But Labour suggests alternatives after claims that Free after 3 added to evening congestion with little reward for business

Chester actor Janice Fryett will feature in The Mirror of Love at St Mary’s Creative Space

Chester actress teams up with rock band for new theatre piece

Janice Fryett will also be joined by a string quartet at St Mary's Creative Space on September 22-23

Chester rugby player back from one of toughest races on planet

Former city resident hopes to raise £2,500 for police charity after completing 250km race  

Ex-soldier from Chester helps raise £37,000-plus for services' charity

Ryan March, from Upton, took part in gruelling physical challenge in Iceland  


Alan Titchmarsh transforms Chester family's home and garden on ITV show

TV gardening guru described their garden as 'one of the ugliest he'd ever seen'

Acclaimed Canadian indie-folk music band The Fugitives will play four concerts in and around Cheshire

Cheshire to welcome Canadian folk band The Fugitives

Acclaimed outfit coming to four venues this autumn from September 28

Chester driver jailed for nine years following road rage attack

Victim suffered serious leg injuries after driver deliberately rammed him on a city centre pavement

Homes in Hoole, Upton and Dodleston up for grabs at Chester auction

Three-bed Hoole end terrace has a guide price starting from £120,000

Cheshire will experience unseasonably warm weather this week

The top 10 things Chester has given to the world

These are all reasons to be proud of our city

Upton Horticultural Society celebrates a blooming summer show

With more than 380 exhibits on show, judging was a difficult task

Has Victoria star Tom Hughes popped the question to his glamorous leading lady?

Chester actor Tom and Jenna Coleman spark engagement rumours at launch of second season

GCSE Results: Head says students have done Upton High School proud

School hails 'exceptional year' for exam results

A Level results: Upton High School students 'excel' in exams

Headteacher tells of pride at 'stunning results'

Videos & Photos

Seven pubs that were at the heart of Chester in the Swinging Sixties

Missing teen Chloe Campbell may have been seen near Chester

Traffic at a standstill at the Greyhound Retail Park in Chester

Chester's gridlock caused by unauthorised lane closure


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