The Airbus factory near Chester is celebrating an historic finance deal that's led to the sale of an aircraft to China.
The arrangement between the UK and China was welcomed by Chancellor George Osborne on a visit to the Broughton, near Chester.
100,000 jobs around the UK rely on the success of Airbus, he said.
The Chancellor added that it's a "great example of how the Northern Powerhouse can grow in strength".
Amazing timelapse footage from the producers of Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre in Chester reveals the complete construction of the city’s unique open air theatre, which takes place for 9 weeks every summer.
The theatre was constructed in 2 weeks by a crew of 10 men. It is 4 metres in height and has an 80 metre radius. It has over 500 seats, 200 of which are covered by canopies to protect audiences from sun and rain.
It’s incredible to watch the theatre rise from the ground this way; it’s such a unique structure.
Over 25,000 people will visit the shows this summer, this films offers a different perspective to the experience.’
The Wind in the Willows, Romeo and Juliet and the Merry Wives of Windsor are being performed until Sunday August 23rd.
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Three months after the devastating earthquake in Nepal a student who lives in Chester has returned to her home country to visit and support her family
Maya Shyangba Hyolmo lost her mother in April's disaster. Friends in Chester have helped her make the journey to Nepal.
Our Correspondent Carole Green was there with her.
Keepers are celebrating the birth of a rare Rothschild’s giraffe – the second to be born at the zoo in the space of just six months.Read the full story ›
Historians are turning the middle of Chester into a giant museum, by displaying artifacts from the city's past in shop windows.
Shoppers will be able to spot ancient treasures as they browse for bargains.
Organisers say The Hoots Trail is the first city-wide museum trail of its kind in the world. It's part of a special year-long heritage project called Chester Unlocked.
A man miraculously survived being shot near his home with a sawn-off shotgun when his iPhone took the brunt of the blast.
The 25-year-old victim sustained serious injuries to his abdomen but managed to get up and head back to his block of flats where emergency services were called.
Ryan Duggan, 19, has been found guilty of attempted murder at Chester Crown Court. He was also found guilty of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life and is due to be sentenced on 10 July
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A rape victim who had flagged down her attacker's car in Chester and was found dead before his trial began helped to send him to prison.Read the full story ›
A couple from Chester are celebrating today after winning £1,069,748 on last week’s EuroMillions Mega Friday draw.
The top of their shopping list is a new home with a garden big enough to house their beloved gnome collection.
I just could not believe it. I checked my ticket on the television and it matched – I just screamed – I have never screamed so loudly in my life. Craig really thought something bad had happened – and then I told him ‘no, no, we have won the EuroMillions Mega Friday draw and we have banked more than £1m!'
The first moments of the newest arrivals at Chester Zoo have been captured by hidden cameras.Read the full story ›
Chester FC manager Steve Burr says his club's second round tie at Barnsley is a reward for the fans who've been with the club through its recent problems.