Searching for Baby Jesus

December is a time where the festive cheer is being spread in many different forms and in many different places. From the zoo to the Grosvenor Shopping centre, least can we forget about Chester’s own city cathedral. Brining a more religious view on Christmas this year with their activities such as carol services and concerts.…

Cat got your…award?

Good news for the University of Chester’s Radio Production Department as they celebrate yet another triumph as The Cat Radio, the Department’s student-run radio station, won silver in the Student Radio Chart Show category of the Student Radio Awards 2014. The Cat Radio’s Chart Show entry was part of the National Student Radio Chart Show…

Gingerbread Men…taking Chester over by storm

Gingerbread Men are taking over Chester in a special gingerbread man decorating event on the 20th December. Celebrity Chef Luke Thomas is the special guest as the narrator to the classic Christmas tale of the gingerbread man, and whilst he tells the tale, the children can explore their creative side by decorating their very own…

Our Zoo…The people want it back!

Our Zoo the six- part drama aired on the BBC back in autumn, left its five million viewers distraught after a spokesperson for the BBC confirmed that there will be no second season for the series of Our Zoo, despite being nominated for two National TV Awards. The news had come to a massive blow…

Kidsmas Is Here!

Christmas is always a fun time for children and Chester has stepped up as they do each year bringing more fun and joy to children this festive holiday by hosting various activities throughout the month for children and their families to enjoy. Free Christmas film showings will be held at the Grosvenor Museum, with multiple…

Chester full of Christmas Cheer?

Heading into the city centre, it is hard not to miss the constant reminder of Christmas looming, what with only 9 days to go. Lights are up, Christmas offers are displayed in shops and shoppers frantically wander around looking for presents. Is Christmas a time for love and family or the harsh reality that presents…