Category Archives: Chester

The Lanterns at Chester Zoo

• Tickets go on sale for Chester Zoo’s annual Christmas festivities • Funds raised will support zoo’s work as a global conservation charity • Long-running family event revamped for 2018 • This year’s event will unveil new animal lanterns and a new route through the zoo • Visitors will discover a colourful oversized Butterfly Garden,…
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Step in to a dance delight during Autumn season at Storyhouse

Dance fans are in for a treat at Storyhouse this Autumn with the Chester venue announcing a wide-ranging programme of work from some of the UK’s most exciting contemporary companies. The season begins in September when Candoco Dance Company, an internationally-renowned company of disabled and non-disabled dancers, presents its latest dramatic and powerful double bill,…
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Down The Dee for Deafness Charity

A scenic trip down the River Dee this summer will mark the mid-point in a year of success for Deafness Support Network. The charity which supports thousands of people with a hearing loss in Cheshire, Flintshire and beyond will host an annual cruise on the Lady Diana boat this August. Supporters, volunteers, staff and service…
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Chester Zoo to provide thousands of free school trip places

Chester Zoo will provide free entry to 35,000 school children later this year, as part of a campaign to inspire a new wave of conservationists. The zoo, which is the UK’s most visited tourist attraction outside London and the country’s most popular zoo, is both a conservation and an education charity. A scientific study, supported…
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