Lack of arts in chester

It seems as though the moment you hear of a new arts project or building being created in Chester, it is counteracted by the closure of another creative endeavour, due to lack of funding. Many residents of Chester were disappointed to hear of their beloved cinema and bowling alley complex ceasing to exist. The council’s…

Why do we need a Christmas Market?

When we have a Christmas market, German market and International market on our doorstep in the way of Manchester, why does Chester need it’s own Christmas market? For starters there’s the fact that the Chester markets closed and its not even Christmas yet. So now in the middle of Chester there are just huts, in the…

A Greener Christmas

My cynical opinion of Christmas may be due to the modern society in which we live in or perhaps as I have grown up and let the child inside me go. Either way, for me Christmas seems to have become more a time where we measure the depth of our love for each other by…

How will Chester fare in Barnsley match?

Chester FC go into tonight’s re-play with the prospect of reaching the FA Cup third round for the first time since 2007, if they can dispatch of Championship struggler’s Barnsley. Although, manager Steve Burr is under no illusions his team face a “tough” challenge. Barnsley were taken aback last time the pair met at Oakwell…