That will be among the questions posed at the first of a new lecture series starting next week organised by Cheshire Society of Architects.
Architecture practice Broadway Malyan has secured planning approval on behalf of Chester University for a £4.7m food research centre at the Parkgate Campus in Chester.
Cheshire West & Chester Council has granted planning permission for improvements to the entrance of Chester's Racecourse.
Cheshire West & Chester Council and the Chester Civic Trust have arranged a series of free events for this year's Heritage Open Days running over four days from Thursday 8 to Sunday 11 September.
Manchester-based design and engineering consultancy Scott Wilson has won a £129,000 contract with Cheshire West & Chester Council to help draw up plans for the restoration of Grosvenor Park in Chester.