Community, Heritage

World’s largest forest antelope discovered by Chester Zoo scientists in Uganda

Scientists from Chester Zoo have discovered the world’s largest forest antelope in Uganda for the first time. The lowland bongo

Community, Heritage

Chester Zoo reveals first look at The Lanterns 2018

Chester Zoo has released the first detailed plans for its 2018 instalment of The Lanterns.  Visitors to the zoo’s family

Community, Heritage

UK’s first baby sun bear named Kyra

A rare sun bear cub has been named Kyra by keepers at Chester Zoo. Born to parents who were rescued

Columnists, Readers' Photos

Reader’s photo: deer at Chester Zoo

Phil Longfoot @p_longfootphoto very kindly sent us this photo of deer enjoying the sunshine at Chester Zoo today.   If

Community, Heritage

Trio of rock hyraxes born at Chester Zoo

Small and furry… and related to elephants!   Three baby rock hyraxes - a species with a rather impressive claim

Lifestyle, Shopping & Fashion

Thousands flock to Watergate Street Festival

A special celebration organised by CH1ChesterBID saw city visitors treated to live music, carnival games, free samples and craft workshops

Featured, Lifestyle, Shopping & Fashion

Watergate Street traders unite for special city festival

Promotional feature   Organised by CH1ChesterBID, the Watergate Street Festival on Saturday 18th August will include free samples, special discounts,

Featured, Lifestyle, Shopping & Fashion

‘Summer in the City’ launches in Chester

Promotional feature   Summer has reached fever pitch in Chester city centre with the launch of ‘Summer in the City’

Community, Heritage

The Lanterns 2018 at Chester Zoo

*Looks out of the window...* Yep, definitely time to start talking about winter activities!   So, tickets have gone on

Community, Heritage

‘Wild Science’ rapper Jon Chase to perform at Chester Zoo

Science rapper Jon Chase is among the stars of Chester Zoo’s Wild Worlds festival this summer, performing newly created material