Love Local Series – The Yard!

The phrase ‘a family affair’ springs to mind when describing our next independent business, to take centre stage in our Love Local series – it’s The Yard Chester, City Road! When we popped in, they had a ‘2 for 1’ offer on the menu and luckily enough, that was the same with the individuals behind […]

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Love Local Series – The Scented Garden Retreat!

Next up in our Love Local series, we’d probably have to say is the most relaxing place in Chester – it’s the Scented Garden Retreat, Northgate Street Row! As soon as you walk into the little piece of holistic heaven, you’re greeted by smells that make you feel all at ease inside. Then, you’re greeted […]

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Love Local Series – Nailista!

Next up in our Love Local series is Nailista and the individual behind this independent is the manager of the Bridge Street salon, Sian Dalzell! Take our word for it, whatever design you desire the team at Nailista can get it done, be that for your fingers or your toes!

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Love Local Series – Weasel and the Bug!

We channeled our inner child when we visited the next independent in our Love Local series – it’s Weasel and the Bug, Watergate Street! The individual behind this independent is Owner, ‘doer of everything’ and just downright lovely person, Katie Jones! When she did have the time, in between playing with the countless children in […]

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Love Local Series – La P’tite France!

We have another fabulous foodie independent to bring you in our LOVE LOCAL series, with added Gallic flair – it’s La P’Tite France, Bridge Street! We were again, treated to another ‘Magnifique’ latte and spoke to the individual behind this independent and bringing a certain ‘Je nais sais quoi’ to Chester, Owner, ‘Fred’ Lolliot! Thanks to everyone […]

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Love Local Series – Lily Vintage!

We’ve got some fantastic news for you – our Love Local series is continuing and next up is Lily Vintage, Bridge Street! We were treated to an exceptional iced-tea in a soon to be named, nearby independent coffee shop and had a thought-provoking chat with the shop manager and individual behind this independent, ‘Jono’ Robertson! […]

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Get Race day Ready

Get your race day look on the right track to ensure the fashion odds are in your favour this season and shop your complete race day outfit in Chester city centre.

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Spring into Summer style

We’ve got put together some statement pieces to create that show stopping outfit and the best beauty buys to get you into the spirit of Summer!

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Stylish outdoor dining

From May through early September we brave cool and warm, rain and shine; all in pursuit of the perfect al fresco dining experience.

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Suits you sir!

A good suit can make you feel ready to take on the world - but find out what separates an average suit from the perfect ensemble

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The A – Z of Chester

Take a look through our compendium of must-see places and landmarks to help you make the most of your next visit to the classic and contemporary city of Chester.

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Love Local Month – The Cheshire Sandwich Company!

In this latest blog for our Love Local series, where we meet the individuals behind the independents, we have a real treat for all you foodies in Chester! We visited Dave Roach, Owner and ‘Sandwich-Maker Extraordinaire’, at his cute little cafe, tucked away down the city’s ‘romantic heart’ Godstall Lane. We have to come clean […]

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Love Local Month – Back Alley Music!

Our Love Local series goes musical today as we visit Back Alley Music, Northgate Street, and meet the man with the best surname in Chester, Matthew Cooil – the individual behind this independent! Matthew is a man of many talents being one of four managers, whilst also being rather handy at repairs… Thanks to Matthew […]

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Love Local Month – Carl Christopher!

Our Love Local series is all about promoting those shiny diamonds that are our independent BID members in Chester and, with that in mind, our next stop really does have lots of shiny diamonds!  We visited Carl Christopher, Northgate Street’s premier jewellers and had a lot of fun getting to know sales consultant, Ruth Hughes – […]

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Love Local Month – Cinderbox Coffee!

Next stop on our Love Local tour of Chester, where we meet the individuals behind the independents is Cinderbox Coffee, located rather cosily on Bridge Street. There we sat down in a comfy chair, were given another lush latte (they’re really starting to stack up now but we’re not complaining!) and chatted with staff supervisor, […]

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Love Local Month – Ginger Wine Bar & Delicatessen!

Continuing our Love Local series, where we meet the individuals behind the independents, we were given a lovely latte and sat down for a natter with the equally lovely Jade Palmer, owner of Ginger Wine Bar & Delicatessen on Northgate Street! Thanks to Jade and everyone at Ginger for taking part and remember Chester, Love Local!

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Love Local Month – Craft & Company!

In the latest instalment of our Love Local series, where we meet the individuals behind the independents, we get two for the price of one from Craft & Company, Watergate Row! We sat down for a chat with General Manager, Rachel ‘Rae’ Armour and Business Development Manager, Leonie Perry… Thanks to Rae and Leonie as […]

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