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Endangered okapi born at Chester Zoo

·        “Precious” calf arrives to five-year-old mum, K’tusha ·        Zookeepers name new male arrival Semuliki ·        Conservationists hail newborn as a huge boost to the breeding programme for the highly threatened species ·        The okapi is the only living relative of the giraffe ·        Amazing animals were only discovered in 1901 ·        Zoo experts are…
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Be a little bit different this May Half Term

This May half term Tatton Park is hosting a range of exciting activities for families that are all a little bit different! From free family friendly events to the thrill and exhilaration of out-of-bounds cycling, there’s something for everyone. Tatton is open every day of the week offering a great value family day out. For…
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Green light for Macclesfield mixed-use scheme

Planning has been approved for an important mixed-use scheme in Macclesfield which will create new employment opportunities for the town. Cheshire East Council has given the green light to the scheme on Goodall Street by local developer, Silkdale Living. When complete it will deliver housing, a 7-bed assisted living facility and a 3,500 sq ft…
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Chester Races this Bank Holiday weekend at MBNA Roman Day

Here at Chester Racecourse, we’re already thinking about the half-term holidays and to revel the start of the break, MBNA Roman Day, the first of our family themed fixtures this year offers families the perfect opportunity to celebrate over this coming Bank Holiday weekend. On Saturday the 26th of May, Chester Racecourse will be celebrating…
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