Hive of activity at Hillside Wood to save bee colony

A colony of bees has been saved when their oak tree home was blown down in strong winds blocking a path through Hillside Wood in Rivacre Valley Country Park. Latest update from the Cheshire West & Chester Council Newsroom: With the assistance of a local beekeeping expert and the Council’s tree contractor, Mancoed, the colony […]

Electric scooter trial in Chester extended until 2024

Chester has been part of a national trial of e-scooters since December 2020, a Department for Transport (DfT) initiative to encourage greener travel methods. Cheshire West and Chester Council in partnership with e-scooter provider Ginger are now planning to extend the trial for a further 18 months at the request of the DfT. Latest update […]