Category Archives: Chester

Chester Zoo reveals big plans for 2019!

Conservationists at Chester Zoo have announced major plans for new habitats and visitor experiences in 2019. The large-scale programme includes the arrival of previously unseen species at the zoo - from rare lemurs to mysterious fossas. The animals will inhabit the zoo’s major new Madagascar habitat when it opens to the public this Easter. Madagascar…
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Chester’s Chinese New Year celebrations Year of the Pig

Chester will celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Pig on Saturday, 9 February with a parade of traditional music, lion and dragon dancing, firecrackers and cultural characters. The God of Prosperity, The Emperor of Heaven and The Happy Buddha will take to the city streets on Saturday morning in an event delivered by the…
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Free parking back for 2019 at Chester Racecourse

City centre traders have been given an early new year boost with the news that free parking will be available throughout 2019 thanks to a partnership between CH1ChesterBID and Chester Race Company. As part of a continued effort to boost city centre visitor numbers, shoppers will again be able to take advantage of free parking…
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Make a date to join the race for life in Cheshire

People in Cheshire are being encouraged to get January off to a great start by making a date to join Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life. As an added incentive, there’s 30% off entry fees* during January with the code RFL30. This year, for the first time, Cancer Research UK is inviting everyone in the…
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