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New Brighton mum Liz Watts, 70, completes 10k run with daughter in aid of Help for Heroes

A CHARITABLE mum and daughter successfully stepped up their fundraising bid in aid of Help for Heroes.Read

North Wales collector’s bus memorabilia goes under the hammer

Images of a bygone era of charabancs – early coaches – have gone under the hammer.Read

Saltney Town FC seeks players for pre-season training

A NEWLY formed football club is calling on talented soccer players to join it for pre- season training.Read

Mold’s Dragon Riders get on their bikes for 800-mile trip

MOLD’S Dragon Riders Motorcycle Club enjoyed an 800-mile four-day trip to Ross-on-Wye.Read

Clothing donations in Saltney boost Chronicle-backed charity Miles of Smiles

RESIDENTS in Saltney have been doing their bit to help Chronicle-backed charity Miles of Smiles.Read

Central Park in Connah’s Quay given sensory garden boost

A CONNAH’S Quay park has had a green makeover.Read

Basix Pro Wrestling to host Pain and Glory event at Springfield Hotel, Pentre Halkyn

WRESTLERS are gearing up for their biggest event of the year to take place in Holywell tomorrow night (Friday).Read

Saltney Ferry Scouts and Guides group hosts fun in the sun

FUN and games were held in glorious sunshine in Saltney Ferry.Read

Flintshire’s Citizens Advice Bureau branches and Barnardo’s Flintshire receive Big Lottery Fund windfall

TWO charitable Flintshire organisations are to expand after scooping nearly £100,000 of lottery funding between them.Read

St David’s High School presents awards to top achievers

STAR students preparing to take GCSE exams at Saltney’s St David’s High School received accolades for their efforts over the past five years.Read

MS Support Centre given funding support from i7 Technologies fundraiser

STAFF members at a technology firm put on their running shoes to give a Saltney centre a charitable boost.Read

Ysgol Bryn Deva, Connah’s Quay, earns dyslexia honour

PUPILS and staff of Connah’s Quay’s Ysgol Bryn Deva have demonstrated how inclusive their education is to dyslexic youngsters in order to earn an award.Read

Saltney firm Firstline Digital raises thousands for Help for Heroes at charity cabaret show

STAFF members at a Flintshire firm had a grand night out in aid of a good cause.Read

Saltney elects new town mayor

SALTNEY councillor Veronica Gay has become the town’s new mayor.Read

New Saltney Town FC aims to have community feel

SATURDAY league football is to return to Saltney for the 2010-11 season thanks to the formation of a new community-based football club.Read

Saltney Town Council angry over allotments site water supply problems

THE new Saltney town mayor has claimed a water company is holding the council to ransom after a pipe leak meant a new residents’ allotments scheme has no access to water.Read

Trelogan Primary School pupils one the ball in Holywell five-a-side football tournament

PUPILS at Trelogan Primary School scored success in a five-a-side football tournament.Read

Saltney’s incoming Morrisons store successfully changes Bank Holiday opening hours

SALTNEY’S new Morrisons superstore has successfully applied to change its bank holiday opening hours.Read

Sport Wales 5x60 officer honoured for her work with Flintshire school pupils

A SPORTING star who has helped Flintshire schoolchildren get fit and active has received recognition for her efforts.Read

Deeside Leisure Centre to host Basix Wrestling event

BASIX Pro Wrestling (BPW) returns to the Deeside Leisure Centre for the first time this year on Sunday.Read

Author Profile

Mark Dowling has been working as a multimedia journalist for the Chester Chronicle since Feb 2009, having previously been a sub-editor since he joined the Chronicle in 2006. He can focus on all aspects of news, in particular Lache and Handbridge. Contact him on 01244 606438.

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