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Cheshire Live - Chester

Police search for missing boy last seen at Chester train station

Officers say they are becoming 'increasingly concerned' for the 15-year-old Crewe boy

Cheshire Live - Chester

Chester Wetherspoon pub and hotel pulls plug on latest expansion plans

The Bull and Stirrup Hotel had lodged fresh plans for 12 extra hotel rooms

Cheshire Live - Chester

Deva Fest announces return of dance music Sensus Stage with star headliner Ultrabeat

The Sensus Stage will return this year with headliners Ultrabeat, K-Klass and Rui Da Silva

Cheshire Live - Chester

Boughton to the Bernabeu: Chester girls team flying high in boys' league is heading to Madrid

Currently ranked third in a mixed-gender league and off the back of a 34-game unbeaten run, Chester Nomads U11 Zebras are "one of the most successful teams in the North West"

Cheshire Live - Chester

Update on Lucy Letby appeal as date set for case to be heard

Lucy Letby was convicted of the murders of seven babies and the attempted murders of six others while working at the Countess of Chester Hospital

Cheshire Live - Chester

Amber flood alert issued for River Dee in Chester

Residents are advised to 'be prepared'

Cheshire Live - Chester

Flood alert issued for River Dee with 'levels steadily rising'

Further rainfall is expected this morning

Cheshire Live - Chester

Residents oppose mental health hospital plans over 'serious concerns' of patients 'walking around estate'

The local Residents' Association said it had "numerous serious concerns about safety" over plans for a 52-bed mental health facility

Cheshire Live - Chester

Chester community clubs together in attempt to save its local pub

The Centurion in Vicars Cross is under threat of being permanently lost - but members of the community are looking to step in to save it

Cheshire Live - Chester

Lorry overturned on A55 in Chester as driver walks away unscathed

Emergency services raced to the scene

Chester and District Standard | Chester

CHESTER: Locals given deadline to save Vicars Cross pub

A DEADLINE has been set for the community bidding to secure the future of a Chester pub.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Cheshire flasher 'performed sex act' outside woman's home

Conah Burns doesn’t know his victim, but it didn’t stop him lingering outside her home for three nights in a row between 1am and 2am, starting on August 1, 2023.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester and the Civil War exhibition opens today

THE story of Chester and the Civil War will be uncovered in a new, free exhibition by University of Chester Archaeology students at the city’s Grosvenor Museum.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

School and league netball photos from across Chester

WE take a look back at some sports teams in today's delve into the Standard archives.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

A55 closed by Chester in both directions after collision

The A55 has been closed in both directions near Chester after a collision which has left a lorry on its side.

Cheshire Live - Chester

Valentine's diners can't put their phones down — even when offered 10% off meal at Chester restaurant

Restaurant staff bet that no-one would agree to leave their phones behind the bar during their romantic meal — and were proved right

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Homeless Chester man got in altercation with 'mocking' group

A CHESTER man who thought a group of people were mocking his homeless plight by offering him an orange got involved in a city centre altercation.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Paedophile installed hidden cameras at school and sexually abused boys

A TEACHING assistant installed hidden cameras inside toilets, showers, and changing rooms and sexually abused pupils.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Chester: Volunteers helping to trial life-saving cancer test

HUNDREDS of volunteers from Chester are returning to help the NHS trial a pioneering test to detect cancer earlier.

Chester and District Standard | Chester

Dangerous driver who did 90mph in Handbridge, Chester, sentenced

A DRIVER seen going at 90mph through Handbridge in Chester has been sentenced for dangerous driving.