Preservation and Progress – the story of Chester since 1960

A new book by Peter de Figueiredo and Cyril Morris. Edited by Stephen Langtree.

Is Chester an ‘historic city’ or a ‘modern city’; a finely balanced and well managed combination of the two, or an uncomfortable and paranoid victim of a split personality? It’s a dilemma highlighted, if not created, by our Victorian forebears, and played out in good measure since the end of the Second World War. Read more>>