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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.


Anti-fracking activists gathered in their hundreds for a march and rally in Ellesmere Port town centre

Anti-fracking activists hold rally in Ellesmere Port

Labour MPs and leading member of Shadow Cabinet addressed the crowds

Father Christmas visiting a Chester street near you

Chester Grosvenor Round Table’s annual Santa float has been upgraded for 2017

Who'd live in a dog-house like this? Well, nobody after planners reject scheme

Application to convert 'shoddily built' dog kennels in Saughall unanimously turned down

Student housing on Chester bus depot gets the green light

There are plans for Stagecoach to build a replacement depot on Chester FC car park 

New steakhouse opens its doors in Chester

Goodwin's Bar and Kitchen launched with a VIP evening

Deputy Lord Mayor of Chester to get a Jag instead of an eco-car after all

Labour furious after Tories choose traditional Jag because Hyundai hybrid is 'not available'

How you can help this Chester Christmas festival raise thousands for two charities

All proceeds from Flair Fest will help charities which receive no government funding

Chester FC Soccer Schools offering half-term chance to meet the new manager

Coaching taking place at Upton and Blacon next week

Have you spotted wild geese flying over Chester?

The honking birds fly in a classic V-formation for energy efficiency reasons

Fire rips through former Chester curry house

The blaze is believed to have been started deliberately

Watch Erin Cross make ITV newsreader blush by asking hilarious question live on air

'Little star in the making' Erin stole the show when she appeared on the news fresh from award win

Chester Headstart nurseries praised for keeping children safe

National Day Nurseries Association award them prestigious Millie's Mark

Battle of Ince Marshes looms as frackers and anti-frackers square up

Firm targets area near Chester with huge shale gas potential but campaigners are ready for a fight

Science award from Oxford University for Upton High student

Academics at Pembroke College praised Connie Haigh's 'well written piece'

The multi-million pound store opened its doors in November 2014

Drug-crazed thug attacked complete stranger outside Chester supermarket

But Barry James Cripps has had his jail sentence cut by appeal court judges

Gary O'Reilly, Robin Crimes and Warren Finney pictured at the finish line of the Berlin Marathon

Upton man completes Berlin Marathon in memory of late mum

Gary O'Reilly raises an incredible £3,625 for the British Heart Foundation

Chester chippy has been named one of the UK's top 10 newcomers

Popular new business is 'frying high' in a national fish and chip competition

Parents warned after 'suspicious' man approached students near Chester primary school

The man asked students to look inside a bag he was carrying

Videos & Photos

Bishops' Blue Coat seek funding for next year's Little Shop of Horrors

The 2017 Overall Champion of Champions Alan Johnson of Neston is joined by family members and fellow volunteers from Northern Lights with Colin Jackson, Stephen Stewart of ScottishPower and Carl Wood of Trinity Mirror

Winners revealed at 30th anniversary Your Champions awards ceremony

Jeremy Vine declares his love for Chester after 'fantastic' visit to Storyhouse


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