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Chester based jewellery firm Chlobo team up with BBC Bitesize in latest documentary

The programme follows a day in the life of ChloBo founder Chloe Moss

Chester-based jewellery business ChloBo and BBC Bitesize have recently joined forces in the latest instalment of documentaries featured on their careers page.

The series focuses on individuals providing advice, ...

2019-11-13 21:20 open_in_new
Remembrance Sunday 2019 in Cheshire - services, events and road closures

A guide to wreath-laying ceremonies, church services and remembrance parades

The whole country is set to fall silent this weekend as communities hold events that commemorate the lives of those who have fallen in conflicts around the world.

This Armistice Day, millions of people will ...

2019-11-10 05:08 open_in_new
Gallery: The Flying Scotsman comes to Chester and Cheshire

Your pictures of the iconic steam engine

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2019-11-10 05:08 open_in_new
Put a poppy on your profile in Facebook, Twitter and other platforms

This simple tool will help show your respect and remembrance

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old; age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them

People across the country and beyond are wearing ...

2019-11-10 05:08 open_in_new
Appeal continues to find out how man was left unconscious with serious injuries in Crewe

The man was found collapsed in a car park on Chester Street

Police are continuing their appeal to find out how a man was left unconscious with serious injuries in Crewe.

Officers want to speak to anyone who walked from Crosville car park, down the steps on to the Phoenix Leisure ...

2019-11-10 05:08 open_in_new
Delayed computer system for Cheshire councils has doubled in cost to £22m

Cheshire East Council and Cheshire West and Chester Council entered into a joint agreement with technology firm Agilisys in 2017

An IT project for both Cheshire councils which is more than a year overdue is now expected to cost almost double its original price at £22.3 ...

2019-11-06 11:53 open_in_new
Hundreds of free doughnuts in Crewe to mark arrival of Deliveroo in the town

Food lovers will be in their element

Deliveroo is marking its arrival in Crewe by giving away hundreds of free doughnuts this weekend.

To celebrate the launch of the national food delivery service in the town, customers are also offered 25% off orders when they pay for the service ...

2019-11-04 23:08 open_in_new
Red tape delays allocation of funds to Beechmere residents, council says

Crewe Town Council explains why fire victims have not yet received a penny of the £55K donated to help them

Elderly residents who lost everything in the Beechmere fire haven’t yet received a penny of the £55,000 raised to help them because Crewe Town Council’s hands are tied by red ...

2019-10-30 09:47 open_in_new
Father and daughter's livelihood at risk as thieves break into family-run garage in Crewe

Images show the extent of the damage caused during the 'ram raid'

A father and daughter's livelihood has been left in tatters after thieves broke into their family-run business.

Stuart and Rachael Allan have owned SD Autos, The Garage, in Crewe for seven years and have ...

2019-10-29 12:47 open_in_new
Gallery: Flooding causes chaos in Cheshire

Heavy rain wreaks havoc on the county

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2019-10-28 18:56 open_in_new
Maps show where most crimes were committed in Cheshire towns and cities in August

Violence and sexual offences were the most common reported offences

The number of crimes committed in Cheshire's biggest towns and cities in August has been released.

You can now see what crimes have been taking place in certain areas of your local town or city centre.

The ...

2019-10-27 05:08 open_in_new
The best fireworks displays happening in Cheshire this Bonfire Night

Your guide to Guy Fawkes Night

It's just a few weeks until the skies of Cheshire will be lit up with sparkling fireworks.

Wherever you choose to spend your Bonfire Night, you'll want to make sure that your night is one to remember.

And luckily, there are some ...

2019-10-27 05:08 open_in_new
Cheshire police is recruiting canine constables to join the force

Do you know a pup who could put its best paw forward?

Cheshire Constabulary is on the lookout for new four-legged recruits.

The force has put out a plea for puppies and young dogs between the ages of one to two-years-old as its most recent trainee police dogs get well on their way to ...

2019-10-27 05:08 open_in_new
Midwife to do skydive to raise funds for hospital's baby bereavement appeal

Leighton Hospital midwife Michelle McKay hopes to raise £1,250 for the ‘Lost Little Ones’ appeal to aid parents going through baby loss.

A Leighton Hospital midwife is taking the plunge and doing a skydive on Friday (October 25) to raise funds for a baby bereavement ...

2019-10-26 16:32 open_in_new
Jodrell Bank, gin making, Air BnB and hospital car parking among this week's Cheshire planning applications

Park homes, biomass boilers, Air BnB accommodation, retirement living, artisan gin making, Jodrell Bank and hospital car parking are among planning applications to Cheshire's councils

Park homes, biomass boilers, Air BnB accommodation, retirement living, artisan gin making, Jodrell Bank ...

2019-10-26 16:32 open_in_new
When do the clocks go back in 2019?

It will soon be starting to get dark even earlier

The leaves are falling from the trees and it is already starting to get darker earlier but when do the clocks actually turn back and why do we change our clocks in the UK?

This year, we change the clocks back one hour at 2am on ...

2019-10-24 13:05 open_in_new
Crewe Alex v Colchester United LIVE: Build up, action and reaction

The Railwaymen are looking to preserve their status at the top of League Two

Crewe Alex are back at Gresty Road for the second time in four days tonight.

Colchester United have made the long trip up from Essex for the League Two encounter, with the hosts looking to extend the ...

2019-10-22 21:11 open_in_new
BBC Children in Need coming to Crewe with rickshaw challenge

The One Show presenter Matt Baker will be travelling through the town on November 11

The national spotlight will fall on Crewe next month when the BBC cameras arrive in town to film The One Show’s 400-mile Rickshaw Challenge for Children in Need.

Each year, The One Show’s Matt ...

2019-10-22 20:08 open_in_new