Local News

Conservatives say: Let local communities decide on fracking

There’s been a lot of uncertainty in recent years on plans for ‘fracking’ in Cheshire. In the last few weeks the energy firm, IGas, have started the process of seeking planning permission for a shale gas exploration site to allow ‘fracking’ on Ince Marshes.

Help Us Save Free Parking!

Our Labour-run Council is planning to deliver a hammer blow to our town centre. They’ve decided to remove free parking in Northwich, Frodsham, Helsby and Tarporley and scrap the ‘Free after 3’ scheme in Chester and Ellesmere Port.

June Update from Cllr Jill Houlbrook (Upton)

My report this month is a little sparse mainly due to the General Election which has occupied a great deal of all our time of and to our officers being reluctant to appear to have breached purdah.

Thank You for voting Conservative

Thank you to everybody who voted Conservative in Chester.

Will Gallagher, the Conservative Candidate on June 8th, said:

Will Gallagher: My Plan for Chester

Will Gallagher has a positive plan to make Chester an even better place to live.

At the heart of Will's five-point plan is making sure Chester has a strong voice in Parliament who can work with the Government to improve the quality of life for people in our city.

Will said:

Cabinet Minister Hails Chester Business Hub

Work and Pensions Secretary, Damian Green, was in Chester Tuesday, visiting the university's Riverside Innovation Centre (RIC).

Launched by the university to support start-up businesses and entrepreneurs in the city, the RIC has become a hub for innovators across the local area.