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Boot Inn, Chester
Posted by Dr David Harry , Lecturer; Programme Leader for History, Undergraduate
December 6, 2018

Chester: A City Where You Can Taste the Past

Study is an essential part of the university experience, but, let’s be honest, so is socialising. Students at the University of Chester can make friends and relax in some of the most historic and storied buildings in the country.

Christmas tree
Posted by Dr Paul Flanagan , Senior Lecturer in English Language
December 5, 2018

An Expert Explains ... The Origins of Christmas Words

The word Christmas came into English shortly after the Norman conquest, and grew out of the festival then referred to as ‘Christ’s mass’: the Christian tradition of taking holy communion/

Hoole Christmas lights
Posted by Dr Julia Bennett , Lecturer in Sociology
December 5, 2018

An Expert Explains ... The Sociology of Christmas Spirit

Hoole, a suburb a mile north of Chester Cross, was lit up for the nineteenth year in a row on Saturday 24th November.