Fire at Chester Zoo

15 December, 2018


Community, Local News

Chester Zoo statement – 15/12/18

Chester Zoo staff has issued a statement following the fire earlier today which took hold inside its Monsoon Forest habitat.

Community, Local News

Fire at Chester Zoo

Image credit: David Wearing   A fire has broken out at Chester Zoo, prompting the evacuation of visitors as staff

Lifestyle, Media & Showbiz

Why the Iceland Christmas advert won’t be on tv

Iceland’s Christmas campaign will not be aired on tv as it’s been deemed to potentially breach political advertising rules. The

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,