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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.


2016 Cheshire Schools Awards

Cheshire Schools Awards 2017 finalists revealed

Find out who will be in the running for awards at the June 28 ceremony

Upton Friday Luncheon Club celebrate VE Day anniversary

Guests enjoy 40s style lunch and entertainment

Elise Holly and Heulwen Jones, both nine-years-old, attend Mill View Primary School in Upton and decided to raise money for the Guide Dogs for the Blind charity by staging a sponsored bike ride

Chester primary school girls are a guide dog's best friends

Elise Holly and Heulwen Jones, both nine, were determined to raise money for their favourite charity

Stephen Williams with Emma White, Ben White, Hannah Bown who will cycle from Exmouth to Chester in aid of Fibromyalgia UK

Upton husband takes on epic cycling challenge to tackle painful illness

Stephen Williams' wife Amanda suffers with the debilitating condition fibromyalgia

Chester FC host junior football league finals

Hundreds turned out to support the grassroots football event

Upton AA beat Blacon Youth to win Chester & District FA Senior Cup

Blacon's quadruple hopes ended as Upton claim cup for first time since 2010

Upton anti-fracking campaigners ready to confront transport minister Chris Grayling

Upton anti-fracking protest ambushes Government minister

Transport minister Chris Grayling was touring the area with Conservative candidate Will Gallagher

Chester FC Girls Festival hits the back of the net

Over 150 players joined in the Chester FC Community Trust event

Charming 18th century Upton Mill listed on the market for £400,000

It would certainly be a unique place to live

Is this Upton street really one of the most crime-ridden in the country?

Local councillors cast doubt on statistics which appear to show cul de sac as dangerous 

Chester couple Marjorie and David Edwards, who are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary, on the park bench from Chester's Groves on which they courted

Chester couple's 60 happy years of marriage - thanks to a park bench

Romantic meetings at The Groves led to decades of wedded bliss

Car fire outside Countess of Chester Hospital causes rush hour chaos

Motorists urged to use alternative routes

Chester Zoo launches campaign to save world's most threatened species

New Sing For Songbirds campaign will raise vital funds and awareness in UK and Indonesia

Travellers back at Chester Morrisons for fourth time in six months

Supermarket is taking action to have the trespassers evicted from their car park

M56 three vehicle collision leads to rush hour chaos

Accident between Hapsford and Runcorn has knock-on effect for roads around Chester

The North-West Air Ambulance

Motorcyclist in hospital following Chester collision

Roads were closed at Weston Grove and Dutton Lane, Upton

Infamous Chester Twitter account hosts a night to remember

Party held at city venue also raises a sizeable amount for a good cause

What would the average Chester house price get you in each part of the city?

A look at the properties available around a £225,000 budget

Diamond wedding couple Joan and Bryan Pusey of Frodsham who tied the knot on Easter Saturday April 20, 1957

Frodsham couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary

Joan and Bryan Pusey got married on Easter Saturday in 1957

Videos & Photos

Chester's new foot pedal operated bin could be a winner

Sophie Hook murder still haunts the man who found her body

Nostalgia: Grosvenor Park in the 1960s


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