The death of the high street?

    THIS time of year, shoppers flock in their thousands to shopping centres up and down the country, in search of the best deals in time for Christmas. Locals tend to favour Liverpool One and the Trafford Centre in Manchester to satisfy their retail therapy needs. However, this is something which could be taking…

Chester Market Needs Your Toys and Tins

CHESTER market and the Forum Tins are asking shoppers to buy and extra tin or toy during their Christmas shops. The Chester sites have teamed up with Dee 106.3 and have been appealing to the Chester public to buy an extra tin or toy for the elderly and children.  The items donated will be sent…

Review: Yo Sushi

  QUIRKY, innovative and colourful and three words that spring to mind when walking into Yo Sushi on Bridge Street. The Restaurant The general interior design of Yo Sushi centres around a conveyor belt which transports mini dishes on colourful plates to awaiting diners. Small booths are also dotted around the restaurant, and the overall…

Review: Hickory’s Chester

BEING a huge fan of both food, and anything American, an American smokehouse seemed like the ideal choice to satisfy my taste buds. The Restaurant I visited Hickory’s in Chester on a Tuesday evening with a friend, and was greeted by an outgoing, friendly hostess who informed us that it would be a short wait…

Best cappuccino in Chester

IT’S the time of year when you spend a lot of time in the centre of Chester shopping; you are in the cold and the rain and you really need a pick me up from all that Christmas shopping. Chain coffee shops are everywhere but rather than getting that cappuccino from Starbucks or Costa perhaps…

Christmas market: helping or hindering local shops

CHRISTMAS is by far the busiest time of the year for shops and people flock to Chester to do their shopping. The Christmas market, that was started up last year, has helped with creating a festive atmosphere in the city that drives people in to town instead to Cheshire Oaks or another city. However the…