Category: News

Nov 14
John Lewis & Partners host an artisan pop-up at their Chester store, supporting over 30 small businesses

Curated Makers collaborates with over 30 small businesses to host a three-week pop-up…

Nov 01
Brace your elves: Christmas in Chester is coming!

There is no annual Christmas lights switch-on event this year, the lights will be…

Oct 29
City’s Trick or Treat trail set to return this Halloween

A ‘spooktacular’ programme of family-friendly events are taking place in Chester city…

Oct 17
UK’s largest habitat for world’s rarest lions opens at Chester Zoo

A pride of Asiatic lions – the world’s rarest lion species – have taken their first…

Oct 09
Africa’s rarest large mammal born at Chester Zoo

Conservationists at Chester Zoo are celebrating the birth of a bongo – the rarest…

Oct 02
An open letter from Kingdom Thenga, Proprietor of The Suburbs

We would like to bring to your attention this letter from Kingdom Thenga, Proprietor…

Sep 24
End the racing season the right way at Chester Racecourse this weekend

The Season Finale is nearly upon us and it is not one to be missed. After an…

Sep 12
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…

Sep 10
Can You Spot Yourself at Chester Racecourse?

Chester Racecourse gives race-day revellers the chance to tag themselves in 360° photo…

Sep 04
Council backs Chester Zoo’s major Grasslands habitat

A huge African savannah is set to be recreated at Chester Zoo after council planners…

Aug 27
Chester milliner designs hat to mark 480 years of racing in the city

Chester milliner Rachel Dawson has created a commemorative hat to celebrate a landmark…

Aug 23
SportPesa Ladies Day takes the Reins at Chester Racecourse

With only a handful of fixtures remaining, Chester Racecourse is preparing for a…

Aug 21
A fascinating weekend of Bank Holiday action beckons for the unbeaten Blues – starting on Saturday!

On Saturday the Blues travel to Kidderminster Harriers to kick off a busy 72 hours. A…

Aug 21
Chester Zoo is having a sleepover!

Conservationists are inviting families to a unique camping experience at Chester Zoo’s…

Aug 12
Back by popular demand: Watergate Street Festival returns to Chester City Centre

The festival, organised by CH1ChesterBID, will take place on Saturday, August 17 on…

Aug 02
Awards Nomination Celebration for Two Cheshire Pubs

Staff at two Cheshire inns owned by Nelson Hotels are celebrating after being…

Aug 01
Chester Racecourse, a Finalist for Large Tourist Attraction of the Year

Finalists in the 2019 Annual Marketing Cheshire Awards have now been announced. This…

Jul 31
Fun for the Whole Family This Weekend at Chester Racecourse

Taking place on Sunday 4th August, the excitement is building for Chester Racecourse’s…