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University experiences continue with Erin’s journey

The University of Chester has continued its series of student experiences with that of Erin.

Written by: Kate

Chester University showcases undergraduate research

The University of Chester has decided to bring attention to some of the best research conducted by its undergraduates at a recent event.

Written by: Mark

Plans unveiled to renovate historic Chester pub

A pub that has been vacant for five years is due a makeover, and a pair of entrepreneurial brothers are aiming to renovate the building.

Written by: Mark

Chester enjoys gift of royal flowers

The city of Chester will be even more colourful than usual with the planting of 100,000 flowers over the course of this summer.

Written by: Henry

New app helps people to explore Chester

Even if you’ve been in Chester for a while now, you may not have discovered all of its secrets yet. Now, however, there’s a fun way to go on a guided tour around the city.

Written by: Mark

Delamere Forest to host concert series

A four-day music event with world-class acts will soon be taking place near Chester.

Written by: Henry

University of Chester performs well for international student experience

The University of Chester has performed strongly in the latest International Student Barometer Survey

Written by: Mark

New flight simulator opens near Chester

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to fly a Boeing 747, you can now get your chance thanks to a new authentic flight simulator that has opened on the outskirts of Chester.

Written by: Kate

University of Chester achieves highest CUG ranking

The University of Chester has been ranked in joint 56th place in the latest league table of the Complete University Guide (CUG).

Written by: Henry

Chester comes second for medium-sized city breaks

Chester has narrowly missed out on the top spot for breaks to medium-sized UK cities in a survey conducted by consumer magazine Which?

Written by: Mark

Bookings open for Chester’s first Festival of Ideas

The entire line-up for Chester’s inaugural Festival of Ideas has been published, with the events covering a wide variety of themes and featuring well-known personalities.

Written by: Henry

Annual entertainment festival returns to Chester

The annual Deva Fest is set to return this year to Cholmondeley Castle this August.

Written by: Henry

UKHSA chief gives presentation at Chester University

Professor Dame Jenny Harries has given a talk to peers at the University of Chester on her opinions about protecting public health.

Written by: Mark

Chester Zoo’s pub extends opening hours

A pub located in the middle of Chester Zoo has announced it will be extending its opening hours.

Written by: Mark

Chester's Green Expo UK gets first sponsor

The year’s Green Expo UK has announced its first sponsor in the form of the Cheshire Energy Hub.

Written by: Henry

Chester gets new pizza restaurant

A brand new location for a Liverpool-based pizza chain has opened in Chester city centre.

The Red Door reopens at new location

One of Chester's well-loved bars is returning to the city at a brand new location.

Written by: Mark

Chester pub reopens following refurbishment

A popular Chester pub, has reopened after owner its owner gave it an extensive interior and exterior refurbishment.

Written by: Henry

University of Chester reinforces links with women’s organisation

University academics in Chester have met with representatives from Soroptimist International (SI), building on the ties forged in two other recent visits.

Written by: Mark

Chester students help prepare Green Expo

Four undergraduate students from the University of Chester have become involved in the organisation of Chester’s 2024 Green Expo.

Gandeys Circus returns to Chester

Lovers of the big top will be pleased by the return of Gandey’s Circus to Chester.

Written by: Mark

Sustainability to be focus of Cheshire Fashion Week

This summer, Chester will see the return of the Porsche Chester Cheshire Fashion Week 2024, which promises to be the north’s biggest fashion week and the largest in the UK after London Fashion Week.

Written by: Kate

Chester ranked fourth in the UK for nightlife

New research has ranked Chester as one of the UK's very best cities for nightlife - find out why:

Written by: Henry

University of Chester wins four Whatuni awards

The University of Chester has won one silver and three gold awards in various categories at the Whatuni awards.

Written by: Henry

Chester student wins national award

A student at the University of Chester has won a special zoology award for work helping British mammals enjoy a better future.

Written by: Kate

Wetherspoons in Chester gains new menu items

The two branches of JD Weatherspoon in Chester, which are conveniently located on opposite sides of the city centre, will get some items added to their menus in May.

Written by: Henry

Chester Zoo tops Tripadvisor ratings

Based on millions of consistently good online ratings and reviews posted on travel platform Tripadvisor, Chester Zoo has been named as the top-rated zoo in the UK for 2024.

Written by: Mark

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