Category Archives: Chester

The show must go on – University production adapts to suit the times.

Students at the University of Chester are discovering that not only must the show go on, but sometimes an opportunity can arise from a challenge. Students on the Drama and Theatre, Acting and Performing Arts degree courses had been planning to present a full stage production of Love and Information, a play by Caryl Churchill,…
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Chester graduate launches charity partnership.

A University of Chester graduate is supporting national employability charity Young Enterprise in their mission to give young people the skills they need to boost employability. Business Management and Entrepreneurship graduate, Jack Miller (25), who was born in Warrington, but now lives in Rugby, has set up a partnership between his company, Career Velocity, and…
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Council reopens sports and park facilities in the borough

Cheshire West and Chester Council has reopened many of its tennis courts and skate parks and Multi Use Game Areas (MUGAs) after it reviewed how they could be used safely. The facilities can now be used by members of the same household and adequate social distancing should be used if other people are present. Playgrounds…
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Virtual art space brings student work to the comforts of home.

A virtual gallery has been created by talented and adaptable staff and students at the University of Chester to enable first year work to be celebrated with the public despite the lockdown. The Department of Art and Design has been showcasing the work of its first year students in an end of year exhibition for…
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