Musical performances: 


Celebrate 30 years of Gabrielle’s smash-hit single “Dreams” as she comes to perform at Warrington’s Parr Hall. Or bask in the musical genius of world-renowned pianist Charles Owen performing this week in St Mary’s creative space. Also in St Mary’s this week is Yorkshire Folk duo O’Hooley & Tidow bringing their unique sound and exceptional lyrics to Chester.

Storyhouse’s Literature Festival

Storyhouse literature festival 2023

This week marks the beginning of Storyhouse’s annual Literature Festival bringing together inspirational authors, journalists, and presenters to share their stories and wisdom. The festival begins with conversations with Monty Dan, the nation's favourite gardener, and Candice Brathwaite, author, journalist, and TV presenter, to name a few.  

Chester Castle In The Great War: 

Chester Castle invites you in to hear stories of the Castle during World War One, meet soldiers, learn what women did during the war, and what life was like for civilians. 

Spitting Feather BrewBarn Sessions

Spitting Feathers Brewbarn

Spend Saturday afternoon enjoying good music, good food, and great beer at Spitting Feather’s headquarters. Take a tour of the brewery and try a range of beer flavours and styles, then sit back and enjoy live music and freshly prepared food. 


The Archaeology of Chester Contemporary: 

Listen to urban archaeologist Dr James Dixon, as he discusses the work of Chester Contemporary and the significance that has on the city and its story. He will examine the work from the perspective of a landscape archaeology created more than millions of years ago. 


Pyramid and Parr Hall
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Nestled in the heart of Warrington’s Cultural Quarter, the Pyramid and Parr Hall are two of the North West’s premier performance, arts and entertainment venues.

The Art Deco exterior of Storyhouse

​​​​​​​Storyhouse is Chester’s multi award-winning £37m theatre, library, restaurant and cinema.

Chester Castle in the Great War
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Chester Castle in the Great War

English Heritage are opening the doors to Chester Castle on Saturday 11 November to tell the stories of the castle during World War One.



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