City of Chester and West Cheshire, United Kingdom

Current City of Chester and West Cheshire News

Chester's architecture in Grosvenor Museum exhibition - BBC News
With its 13th Century buildings and Victorian-era imitations, the city's famous Rows of shops have been described as something out of Grimm's Fairy Tales. The city and wider West Cheshire region attracted 29 million visitors and £1.5bn in tourism ...
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 23:29:18 GMT
Grange School tops Sunday Times league for Cheshire West and Chester -
Three independent schools in the Cheshire West and Chester area are listed in the top 10 schools in the North West in The Sunday TImes Parent Power league table, to be published this Sunday, November 23. The Grange School, in ... In sixth place ...
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:51:06 GMT
Fingers crossed for Christmas lights switch-on after power cut -
This is the Scottish Power engineer working his socks off to make sure an unscheduled and badly timed electricity cut in Chester city centre does not ruin tonight's Christmas lights switch-on. Hero of the hour is Steve Lewis, of the ... Mr Lewis, who ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:54:07 GMT
Planned roadworks in the North West - Lancaster Today
Phase two of the Denton Island improvements is underway at junction 24 of the M60, where the motorway meets the M67 and the A57– a key commuter route into Manchester city centre. The whole project is ... Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians are set to ...
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:31:06 GMT
Christmas in Chester to be most magical yet -
This year is Chester's first as a Business Improvement District (BID) city and to celebrate, the team behind the campaign has joined forces with Marketing Cheshire to launch Chester Kidsmas, a festival which aims to bring the childhood magic of ...
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:21:28 GMT
University of Chester hosts visit by ex-foreign secretary William Hague -
The Tory leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, Mike Jones, was guilty of an embarrassing spelling gaffe following Mr Hague's visit to Chester. In a tweet praising the former Conservative minister, Cllr Jones wrongly spelled the politician's name ...
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:41:54 GMT