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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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Gayle Newland arrives at Chester Crown Court where she denies five counts of sexual assault between February and June 2013. Photo: Andy Kelvin/PA Wire

Gayle Newland fake penis trial in Chester: alleged victim's claims are branded 'ridiculous'

Former University of Chester student Gayle Newland, 25, is charged with five counts of sexual assault between February and June 2013

Sue Fox, CEO of M&S Bank, presents the cheque to Youth Federation CEO Chris Hindley

Golf fundraiser tees up £32,000 donation for Youth Fed

M&S Bank's charity golf day supports youth charity

Chester prosthetic penis trial: alleged victim admits she was 'probably a bit stupid'

But defendant Gayle Newland's alleged victim "wholeheartedly believed" 'boyfriend' loved her

Chester sex trial: Alleged victim 'was instructed to wear a mask over her eyes'

Gayle Dawn Newland, of Hooton Road in Willaston is accused of five counts of sexual assault between February and June, 2013

Former University of Chester student accused of sex assault using prosthetic while posing as a man

Gayle Dawn Newland denies five counts of sexual assault which are alleged to have occurred in 2013

Great-grandma from Lache praises Chester supermarket staff for support after handbag theft

61-year-old overwhelmed by help she received from staff at Tesco Frodsham Street

Louise Burns and Kate Wilson both achieved C grades in maths. Louise is going on to study an access course at Mid Cheshire College and Kate is going to university to study nursing

GCSE results 2015: Mid Cheshire College

Record number of students achieve A*-C grades

Winsford Academy

GCSE results 2015: Winsford Academy

Results break attainment records previously achieved at the school

Gary and Gemma Kelso with children Cieran, Layla and Gabriel

Northwich family on fundraising drive inspired by their two little boys

The Kelsos have organised a masquerade ball in October in aid of the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

The Station Hotel in Station Road, Ellesmere Port

Police win court order to close Ellesmere Port pub for two months

Officer describes Station Hotel as 'central to drugs trade' in the town


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