Category Archives: Chester

Chester Vegan Festival is back this summer

After a fantastically well attended festival last year Farplace Animal Rescue returns to Chester for the second year! Sunday 19th August will see The Queen Hotel and The Carriage Shed on City Road near the train station bustling with activity for Chester's second Vegan festival. There will be stalls across the two sites serving delicious…
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Stand up for a good laugh in Chester this Autumn

Comedy giants and rising stars are part of the new Storyhouse season ______________________________________________________________ If laughter is the best medicine then Storyhouse audiences can expect to enjoy a healthy Autumn that will tickle their ribs and tap them on the funnybone. The Chester arts venue is gearing up to host to some of the top names…
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A Spectacular Afternoon for all on the Roodee at MBNA Family Funday

30,063 racegoers spent a leisurely Sunday afternoon at Chester Racecourse for the annual MBNA Family Funday on Sunday 5 August. Now in its 23rd year, the annual family funday fixture has become a calendar staple for the families and racing enthusiasts from the local community and further afield. The racecourse opened its gates from 9am…
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Cathedral mouse embarks on brand-new adventures

A wooden mouse carved into an altar rail in Chester Cathedral has sprung to life once again, embarking on a brand-new escapade, with an all new friend. The young at heart amongst you will recall last Christmas, when a wooden mouse came to life, met a pig and a griffin – and set upon an…
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