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Lucy Letby trial told ‘certain’ babies can dislodge their breathing tubes

Killer nurse Lucy Letby is accused of displacing the tube of a baby girl which is said to have led to a sudden deterioration in her condition

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'No evidence' of Lucy Letby helping deteriorating baby, doctor tells court

Dr Ravi Jayaram caught Letby “virtually red-handed” as he entered the unit’s intensive care room, the prosecution say

Cheshire Live - Chester

Plan to convert historic stables into homes approved

Plans to turn the 100-year-old stable into eight homes have been given the go-ahead

Cheshire Live - Chester

Chester cocktail bar Havana in name change as part of 'refresh' plans

Watergate Street venue set to undergo refurbishment to 'remain commercially viable'

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Northwich man dies in crash on A556 Chester Road

The driver of the BMW, a 61-year-old man from Northwich, was pronounced dead at the scene

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'Stylish' new Chester bar St Ursula's earmarked for old toy shop site

The proposed Watergate Street venue is earmarked for a vacant unit once occupied by Toycraft

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'I stand by my judgement' says doctor in Lucy Letby trial as decision is questioned

The jury heard evidence from Dr Sara Brigham

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Three people taken to hospital following crash near Chester

THREE people were taken to hospital following a serious crash on a main road near Chester.

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‘I can teach anyone to dance’ says mum behind new Chester dance studio just for adults

'Dance comes from within, it’s a natural human expression and it's just our own inhibitions that hold us back,' says Alicia Jelley, 40

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Lucy Letby trial: Doctor defends Chester hospital birth decision

A doctor who treated a baby allegedly attacked by killer nurse Lucy Letby stood by her call not to transfer the infant’s mother to a specialist hospital earlier, a court has heard.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester school PE teacher and pro referee Cheryl Foster made MBE

A Chester high school has congratulated its PE teacher and professional referee Cheryl Foster after she has been made an MBE.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Firefighters dealing with a crash on a main road near Chester

FIREFIGHTERS are currently dealing with an accident on a main road on the outskirts of Chester.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester Zoo evening tickets go on sale - and members can go free

Chester Zoo is to stay open as the sun sets over two special weeks this summer.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester and North Wales solicitor blame cost implications

THE cost-of-living crisis, fewer marriages and a more settled period following the Covid-19 pandemic have contributed to a decrease in divorces in the UK.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Road near Chester was closed while firefighters released casualties

FIREFIGHTERS were called out to a late night crash on the outskirts of Chester.

Cheshire Live - Chester

Police appeal for help after Chester man, 61, goes missing

Officers say the family of Stewart Carline are 'very worried' about him

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Nostalgic photos from the Chester Standard archives

We get nostalgic as we take another look back at some moments from the Chester Standard archives.

Cheshire Live - Chester

5 outdoor swimming locations open now in Cheshire

From free-to-use paddling pools, rare brine pools and wild swim sessions in vast lakes, Cheshire offers a host of opportunities for outdoor swimming

Cheshire Live - Chester

Crewe thief jailed just weeks after being slapped with town and shops ban

Ian James McIntyre, 45, was put behind bars for 18 weeks

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Chester community champion recognised in King's birthday honours - full Cheshire list

Ann Charlton, 71, has been awarded the British Empire Medal for services to the community in Kingsway.