Category Archives: Chester

“Young People’s Poetry Competition”

Chester Cathedral’s Poet-in-Residence today announced the Cathedral’s very first Young People’s Poetry Competition. The competition, which is open to 16-25 year olds, invites poems of up to forty lines based on the Cathedral’s 2020 theme of ‘Journeys’. Julia McGuinness, the Poet-in-Residence says “Journeys can take many forms across distance and through time; over outer landscape or…
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ICONIC SWAN LAKE GLIDES INTO CHESTER THIS JANUARY WITH SAINT PETERSBURG CLASSIC BALLET

Four performances and featuring full live orchestra Show runs Thursday 30 January to Saturday 1 February 2020 __________________________________________ Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet returns to Storyhouse in Chester this January to entertain audiences with one of the most iconic ballets of all time, Swan Lake. The dance company draws on the heritage of centuries of classical…
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Free parking in Chester is back for 2020

Visitors to Chester have been given a New Year boost as two car parks in the city centre will offer free parking at least once a month throughout 2020. Chester Race Company, in partnership with CH1ChesterBID, has committed to provide free parking for shoppers and visitors to the city at the racecourse and at Linenhall…
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Mischief Theatre return to Storyhouse with new show Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Multi award-winning theatre company Mischief Theatre is returning to Storyhouse in Chester this January with new show, Peter Pan Goes Wrong. Mischief Theatre have already wowed Storyhouse audiences twice before with smash-hit shows, The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery. And now the team are delighted play the Chester venue…
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