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Frances Barrett

Frances Barrett

Frances Barrett is a content editor for the Chester Chronicle and Ellesmere Port Pioneer. You can reach her on frances.barrett@trinitymirror.com or call 01244606437.

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Adoption Matters chief executive Norman Goodwin CBE receiving a cheque from head of rowing Graham Jump, headmaster Chris Jeffery and sixth form pupils

Chester charity Adoption Matters receives cash injection from The Grange School

Pupils helped raise £6,250 by taking part in the Boston Rowing Marathon

Family and friends of David Robinson gather around a tree planted in his memory

Tree planted in memory of late Boughton councillor

Labour politicians turn out for event in honour of David Robinson

Chester Magistrates Court

Chester chef handed suspended jail sentence after harassing ex-girlfriend by text

Andrew Smith, of Spital Walk, also ordered to undertake 250 hours' unpaid work

Gayle Newland in handcuffs leaving court after sentencing

Prosthetic penis trickster Gayle Newland lodges appeal against conviction

The Willaston marketing manager was sentenced to eight years in jail on Thursday (November 12)

Gayle Newland

Chronicle readers react to Gayle Newland's prison term

More than 70% who took our poll think eight years in jail for the prosthetic penis trickster is 'too high'

The team at E W Edge & Sons butchers in Handbridge, winners of North of England Butchers Shop of the Year: Bruce Edge, Phillip Rowland, Steven Kennedy and Paul Bowley

Popular Handbridge butchers named best in the North

Ernest W Edge and Son win big at Butcher's Shop of the Year Awards

Work starts on brand new Bunbury play area

Aging play equipment to be replaced in £230,000 Jubilee Playing Fields project

The 28m tall tree was lit up during a musical firework display

Magical Cheshire Oaks Christmas tree is switched on

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the designer outlet

David Dickinson and Tattenhall dealer Jonathan O'Marah with siblings Will Parker and Ruth Gaballa

Chester Town Hall hosts Dickinson's Real Deal filming

David Dickinson and crew in town to unearth some bobby dazzlers

Nighttime accidents on unlit roads are on the rise nationally exclusive

Revealed: Number of nighttime crashes on unlit Cheshire roads since 2010

Nearly 100 people injured in the collisions, according to Department for Transport data


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