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Cheshire Live - Chester

Teens smash up toys as they climb to roof of Chester pre-school

Staff said the pre school's garden had been "destroyed" as she called the vandalism "mindless"

Cheshire Live - Chester

Man jailed after stalking Chester MP Samantha Dixon

The 32-year-old became 'fixated' with the Chester MP

Cheshire Live - Chester

Scottish town's search for Chester woman with key part in its recent history

The Scottish town has tracked down all of its previous Gala Queens - except for its 1974 queen, Susan Kelso, from Chester

Cheshire Live - Chester

Work set to resume on 'abandoned building site' creating huge affordable homes scheme

The site has been left abandoned for the past 12 months

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester: Concerned residents report incident near city centre

CONCERNED members of the public reported an incident on the outskirts of the city centre to the fire service.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Two fire crews called out to incident at property near Chester

TWO fire crews and a fire investigation officer were called out to an incident at a property near Chester.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Group dedicated to helping Chester thrive marks milestone

The first anniversary celebrations of a group dedicated to make Chester thrive and realise its full potential have taken place at Storyhouse.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Man who stalked Chester MP handed jail term and restraining order

A man who stalked City of Chester MP Samantha Dixon has been handed a jail sentence and a restraining order.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Awards event honouring top Chester hospitality people returns

The Chester Hospitality Association has announced the return of its People Awards for 2024.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Pat Collins Funfair to make annual return to Chester in May

All the fun of the fair will be making its return to Chester next month.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester: Firefighters called out to evening incident

FIREFIGHTERS were called out to a fire on the outskirts of Chester.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Residents close to incident in Chester village asked to stay away

RESIDENTS were asked to leave an area in a village on the outskirts of Chester while firefighters tackled a late night incident.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Two fire crews called out to incident at property in Chester

TWO fire crews were called out to an incident at a property in Chester.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Cheshire: All the winners on the night at awards ceremony

The winners of Cheshire’s most prestigious business awards were unveiled at an awards ceremony held at the University of Chester. 

Chester and District Standard | Chester

People pose for photos from the past across Chester

Today we look back at some more memorable moments that made the pages of the Chester Standard over the years.

Cheshire Live - Chester

Chester Races reveals exciting Roman Day plans - here's what's in store for families

The racecourse is teaming up with Deva Fest for May 25 event

Cheshire Live - Chester

The 15 death notices made in Cheshire this week

Our thoughts are with all those who have lost a loved-one

Chester and District Standard | Chester

University of Chester students shortlisted for award

LAW students from the University of Chester have been shortlisted for a prestigious national award at the House of Lords.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Weaverham man Mark Anthony Foster found guilty of abusing girl

Mark Anthony Foster, also known as Tony, has been standing trial for 13 days at Chester Crown Court and has today been convicted on 20 charges.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Dangerous driver seriously injured men near Higher Kinnerton

He attempted to blame the victim for the collision in what the Judge branded a "despicable lie"