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Africa’s rarest large mammal born at Chester Zoo

Conservationists at Chester Zoo are celebrating the birth of a bongo – the rarest large mammal in Africa. First-time mum, Safi, gave birth to the critically endangered eastern bongo calf on Wednesday 4 September after a nine-month-long gestation. It is the first eastern bongo – the world’s largest forest-dwelling antelope

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An open letter from Kingdom Thenga, Proprietor of The Suburbs

We would like to bring to your attention this letter from Kingdom Thenga, Proprietor of The Suburbs, Hoole. It is independent businesses like The Suburbs, that make Chester the special city that we all love.   An Open Letter from Kingdom Thenga – Proprietor – The Suburbs, Hoole   To

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All 6 of Gary Usher’s Bistros listed in Good Food Guide 2020

Chef Entrepreneur Gary Usher’s award-winning bistros have all been recognised in the Good Food Guide 2020, including Sticky Walnut in Chester, Burnt Truffle in Heswall, Hispi in Didsbury, Wreckfish in Liverpool, Pinion in Prescot and Kala in Manchester, all in the same month that Channel 4 is airing a documentary

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CBeebies favourite and wildlife expert Maddie Moate will star at Chester Zoo’s major wildlife festival this weekend

The FREE Wildlife Connections Festival is Chester Zoo’s annual celebration of British nature, also featuring live music and an array of hands on activities for families. BAFTA award-winning TV presenter Moate – who hosts CBeebies hit show, ‘Did You Know?’, and also features on BBC Springwatch’s ‘Wild Academy’ – will

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