Workshops in Burntwood will help people get ready for the town’s annual lantern parade.
A mothballed vocational centre in Burntwood is set to be handed over to local schools.
Drivers in Lichfield have faced delays after an accident on the A38 this morning.
BACK in July, when details first emerged of the 1.2 billion contract to provide cancer care across Staffordshire, Andrew Donald, chief officer for the Stafford and Surrounds and Cannock Chase Clinical Commissioning Groups, dismissed trade union claims...
Kevin Threlfall writes autobiography - just six months after dying for 40 minutes during cardiac arrest...
Patrick McLoughlin admits toll road has 'has not been able to alleviate traffic congestion as was hoped...
Nine other illegal immigrant suspects have been arrested on M6 since September...
The Lithuanian driver performed the highly dangerous manoeuvre into the path of three lanes of on-coming traffic...
DNA tests used to identify the bodies of Simon Hillier and Stewart Staples after fire...
Motorist cut free from wreckage after crash in Fallings Park...
Julian Clary, Duncan James and Gary Wilmot are among the stars of this year's Christmas shows...
Youngsters try out the new swing at Chasewater Country Park Young visitors to Chasewater Country Park are getting the chance to try out a new set of swings.
Sgt Jon King, who has served with the force for 26 years says: "It's just one of those things...
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This December Cannock HC are running their very own Lucky Chistmas Baubles.
The Club has 3 ex-players in its Hall of Fame, including Olivia ‘Chick’ Fergusson who played for England at U17s and currently plays on the wing for Villa Ladies.
Meerkats met Olivia Fergusson the Aston Villa starlet who has roots with Wyrley Juniors!! Great for the girls to meet an inspirational figure that started their career with Wyrley! Thanks Olivia for your time – continue to flourish with...
Approximately 120 Wyrley associated folk made the trip South to witness England Ladies do battle with Germany Ladies.
Hednesford Town were, in the end, able to make a comfortable progression into the quarter finals of the Birmingham Senior Cup, but were made to work hard for it by Evo-Stik Northern Premier League side Halesowen Town, writes Scott Smith .
On Wednesday 10 th December, and in conjunction with a national event which is taking place, we will be holding a Christmas Carol event at the football club in the Chase Suite.
See below the latest League Table from our Fantasy Hockey Fundraiser as well as information giving helpful tips in preparation for our January Transfer Window.
Xmas Festivities – Events Going on at your club which we would love you to get involved with… Xmas PARTY – Saturday 13th December Giving people advanced warning.
Clayton Ince (born 12 July 1972) is a Trinidadian football goalkeeper who had lengthy spells in the English Football League at Crewe Alexandra and Walsall.
Daniel “Danny” Hay (born 15 May 1975) is a New Zealand footballer who has represented New Zealand as a centre back and captained Waitakere United in the New Zealand Football Championship.
By now we all will ahve heard about the tragedy which happend on the field of play at a cricket match in Australia.
Walsall Wood FC snatched defeat from the jaws of victory last Tuesday evening (25th November 2014) at Heath Hayes, where a somewhat intemperate and distracted match clearly disappointed match reporter Bill Shaw...
Niklas Gunnarsson (born 27 April 1991 in Tønsberg) is a Norwegian footballer, who plays as a defender for the Tippeligaen side Vålerenga.
Dávid Gróf (born 17 April 1989) is a Hungarian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Berliner AK.
“Over the past few weeks I have been getting out and about and seeing some of the good work we do on the ground.
Herbert Thomas Higgs, in the Walsall Observer, 17 June 1916 Herbie Higgs turned out to be our only fallen sailor and the search for this man took me from Oldbury to Aldridge, then to Castleford (Yorkshire), then to Heath End (North Walsall) and ...
Brownhills bob spoke the other week about the boating pool (or Duck Pond whatever your point of view) being emptied by Lichfield City Council, for cleaning.
This morning Mrs Blog had me take her to Chasewater Railway, so that she could book us up to take the Great Grandchildren on the Santa Express (alright not really an express, more of a slow boat to the other side of the Lake).
Marc-Antoine Gbarssin (born 11 December 1984 in Bordeaux) is a French-born Central African football player who currently plays for Eendracht Aalst in the Belgian Second Division.
Jean-Jacques Eydelie (born 3 February 1966 in Angoulême, Charente) is a French former footballer most noted for his role in the Marseille match-fixing scandal of 1993.
Now and again one comes across an instance of mindless vandalism that is so stupid it's startling.
Stafford Gatehouse Theatre Tickets selling fast...
Lichfield News – Christmas Festival Event Date Category Lichfield Twinkly Christmas Market at Minster Pool Walk and Speaker’s Corner Sat 6th Dec 2014 – Sun 7th Dec 2014 Lichfield Christmas Festival Free face painting and trails at ...
In August I attended a special Bloggers event held by the Bullring, and I was introduced to a product that was not actually hitting stores until later that month.
Many people talk about a spring clean, but I think Christmas is the perfect time to have a declutter.
It may have started as an American phenomenon, but Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the accompanying Cyber Weekend have now become a part of Christmas shopping.
Steam Preservation on the 1980s and 1990s The final few railway photos from December 17 1993...
One of my favourite of all the Christmas adverts this year is the MS one entitled ‘Follow the Fairies.
A big success on Cbeebies this year has been the gorgeous series based on the Peter Rabbit books by Beatrix Potter.
Steam Preservation on the 1980s and 1990s A few more railway photos from December 1993...
This graveyard angel is different to most in that, instead of standing above the grave, it is attached to and looking at the gravestone itself.
When you think of the colours and shades that become prevalent at Christmas, you tend to think of all shades of red and green.
Foreign Lines – North Queensland RailwayWednesday In 1999 1079 is at Barron Falls Station during its climb up the range to Kuranda in tropical North Queensland.
As regular readers of this blog know, I am a huge fan of Charity Shops.
RECRUITMENT firm Direct Workforce has branched out into larger offices in Cannock.
PORTABLE power supplier Aggreko has said it business continues to be impacted by the strong pound despite strong trading over the past quarter.
THE boss of a West Midlands manufacturing firm hit back at a recent report that claims automation could threaten a third of UK jobs.
STAFFORDSHIRE sports bar chain, Bar Sport, has expanded its operations with the opening of a new franchise.
BUILDING and engineering products group Alumasc, which has an operation in Cannock, has reported revenues are up by 5% on a year on year basis.
Mini-cab firms are to be given a one-year trial where they will be able to use some bus lanes in Hanley.
CANNOCK-based materials handling firm Briggs Equipment is investing £10.5m in its short-term rental fleet.
TRAFFIC volumes along the M6 Toll have seen an improvement as operators claim improved customer confidence in the route.
ONLINE retail giant Amazon has said it is to create another 1,000 jobs at its eight fulfilment centres in the UK, including its base at Rugeley.
Request sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Edward Hewkin on 27 November 2014 .
Request sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Edward Hewkin on 27 November 2014 .
Cannock Chase Council is urging residents to check the food hygiene rating of local venues before they visit this Christmas.
Cannock Chase Council and WLCT – Community Wellbeing Arts have joined forces again to makeover the Mill Street underpass in Cannock.
Request sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Gareth Elton on 21 November 2014 .
Cannock Chase Council’s Cabinet have agreed to build 21 new affordable homes in Rugeley.
Hednesford councillors are promoting awareness of dementia as they pioneer efforts to become a ‘dementia friendly town.
Completed work on a development of six affordable homes in Cannock, was officially marked with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The Chairman of Cannock Chase District Council, Alan Pearson will open the fourth annual St Luke’s Church Cannock Christmas Tree Festival on Wednesday 26th November at 7.30pm.
Officers from Cannock Chase Local Policing Team (LPT) have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with criminal damage in Rugeley.
Staffordshire Police has been recognised as ‘outstanding’ in tackling anti-social behaviour in a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) which is being released to the public today.
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal road traffic collision in Hednesford.
Staffordshire Police have launched a crime prevention drive to keep you and your property safe this festive period.
Officers, police community support officers, police staff, special constables and members of the public will be recognised for their commitment, dedication and outstanding contributions to policing at a Staffordshire Police ceremony.
Officers from Cannock Chase Local Policing Team (LPT) are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Cannock.
A repeat domestic abuse offender, who breached court restrictions on contacting his partner three times, has been jailed for 21 days.
Children in Need’s Pudsey visited Staffordshire Police HQ on Thursday 20 November to take receipt of a cheque for the money raised during the force’s fundraising efforts last week.
A firearms surrender in Staffordshire has netted nearly 300 items during a two week opportunity to hand them in without fear of prosecution for possession.
- M6 Toll Plaza, Washbrook Lane, Cannock 08/03/2014
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The M6 Toll a Cannock viewed from Washbrook Lane bridge, with the Ramada Birmingham North Cannock glowing bright green on the horizon.
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