Category: Animals & Nature in Chester

May 02
The Boodles May Festival returns to Chester Racecourse

The 2021 Chester racing season gets underway with the Boodles May Festival from 5…

Apr 23
Vets at Chester Zoo Perform Sight-Saving Surgery on Penguin

A Humboldt penguin at Chester Zoo is the first to receive sight-saving cataract…

Apr 02
Bolesworth International Returns This Summer And Tickets Are Now on Sale!

With the disappointment of cancellation last Summer, the organisers are delighted to…

Mar 22
It’s Been a Tough Year For Chester Zoo But Their Ambitious Conservation Plans Continue

This year has been so challenging for Chester Zoo with lockdowns and lack of funding…

Mar 12
A Rare New Arrival at Chester Zoo is Caught on Camera

A rare new baby giraffe has arrived at Chester Zoo and the event was even caught on…

Dec 18
Fundraising ‘Superstars’ Help to Save Chester Zoo From Extinction

What a year this has been! The challenges facing Chester Zoo made headline news and…

Dec 05
Two Tiny New Additions Arrive at Chester Zoo

The population at Chester Zoo has just increased again, with the arrival of two tiny…

Nov 16
Chester Racecourse Steps in as Offical Supporter of Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo continues to need support during these uncertain times and Chester…

Nov 13
Lockdown Joy For Chester Zoo as a Rare Baby Rhino is Born

As the country is in the grip of lockdown 2.0 it’s fantastic to hear the…

Jun 23
You Did It!

Chester Zoo will be able to open safely from 15 June. Your support has been…

Jun 03
Save Chester Zoo!

As the UK’s biggest and most popular charity zoo, we’ve tried to stay positive during…

Jan 13
New figures reveal Chester Zoo is home to a record 35 THOUSAND animals

New figures, released today, show a grand total of 35,139 animals, from more than 500…

Nov 04
Chester Zoo has released exciting new details about its annual Christmas event, The Lanterns

Showcasing much-loved animal illuminations and characters from years gone by, visitors…

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…

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 21
Chester Zoo is having a sleepover!

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

Jul 03
Chester Zoo welcomes ONE MILLION visitors in record time

Chester Zoo has welcomed its one-millionth visitor of 2019 – the earliest the wildlife…

Jun 11
Chester Polo Club and ParentFolk soon to stage a pitch-side social at the racecourse!

This event has now been postponed until Friday 6th and Saturday 7th September. In less…

Jun 10
A Summer Extravaganza at Chester Racecourse

Liverpool Gin Summer Saturday  – 15th June 2019 From DJ’s, pop-up bars and a giant…