Police are trying to find a 53-year-old man who has been missing for almost two months.
The government says it has 'no plans' to spend about £1bn on buying the M6 Toll road in order to make it free for users.
Rail services running through the West Midlands are experiencing severe delays after a person was hit by a train.
Homeowners living near Lichfield had a lucky escape after sunlight reflecting off a mirror caused nearby curtains to smoulder.
Pensioner Roy Lawton was killed after falling asleep while smoking a cigar causing his dressing gown to catch fire.
An uninsured motorist has been jailed after driving the wrong way along a motorway for eight miles in foggy conditions.
Police have released shocking footage of a high-speed pursuit on the M6 through North Staffordshire which ended with four robbers being arrested.
Staffordshire Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a boy who went missing in Stafford two weeks ago.
An eight-month pregnant woman was among six immigrants found in the back of truck travelling from France.
Mourners have gathered to pay tribute to one of the city's 'legendary' motorcycle parts dealers.
A second man arrested in connection with a fire at one of Amazon's main UK distribution centres is released on bail.
A house built without planning permission in Whittington must be demolished, a court has ruled.
Two people are arrested after a fire at one of Amazon's main UK distribution centres, police confirm.
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Thanks to Cath for organising last night’s night-O in the new area, Heath Hayes.
Hednesford Town return to league action at Keys Park on Saturday when Warrington Town visit for the first ever time in a competitive fixture.
Hednesford Town striker Tristian Dunkley has today joined fellow Evo-Stik Northern Premier League side Halesowen Town on loan.
Hednesford Town manager Paul Casey has made a move to bolster his attacking line-up by signing the experienced Spencer Weir-Daley.
Christmas carols and tales from a former professional footballer were the order of the night at Keys Park as the now annual Carol Concert took place at Hednesford Town Football Club in front of a capacity audience.
After a hectic couple of weeks for The Pitmen, this Staffs Senior Cup game against Uttoxeter Town FC, currently sitting mid-table in The Midland League, Division 1, was ready to go on a sticky Keys Park pitch.
Hednesford Town manager Paul Casey has bolstered his squad further with the signing of box-to-box midfielder Stuart McNaught .
Hednesford Town return home this evening as they face Uttoexter Town in the Staffordshire Senior Cup, with a 7.45pm kick-off at Keys Park.
On Thursday 8th December we have arranged one of the popular ‘Meet the Manager’ evenings at Keys Park where supporters can come along and meet Paul Casey and ask him questions about his plans.
There's a further chance to get into the Christmas spirit this Sunday (11th December 2016) - there's the Annual Christmas Fair and Lantern Parade being held at Chasewater Innovation Centre.
Next week will see work start on another important phase on the major project to improve the A50 which will benefit businesses and commuters across the county.
On Monday, Cabinet members and I met with other public sector leaders from across the county, to discuss what next for post-Brexit Staffordshire, taking the work that we have been doing over the summer and autumn one step further.
Acc1268/3/3/1 – Marjorie’s notification of a job interview as a Tobacconist’s Assistant with the Walsall Co-op.
The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement was the external highlight of the week.
On Friday, I had the great pleasure of meeting Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace for the investiture of my OBE which I was awarded back in June for services to local government in Staffordshire.
I spent part of last Thursday in Cannock, visiting Staffordshire University Academy, the West Chadsmoor Community Centre and CESS, a community group in Rugeley.
Staffordshire welcomed a royal visitor this week as Prince Harry visited the National Memorial Arboretum for our Armistice Day services on Friday.
You might have seen national news coverage yesterday about NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) and concerns over ‘secrecy’ about what’s in them.
Anonymous grave markers, now divorced from their graves, at the Burntwood Asylum graveyard.
Winter has definitely arrived.
I remember a friend in the early 1980’s joking that in his job, he didn’t look out of the window in the morning, or he wouldn’t have anything to look forward to in the afternoon.
Kids seem to grow up so quickly these days, so keeping that Christmas magic alive becomes harder and harder, and that makes it all the more important to do just that.
With Brexit edging ever closer, the credit crunch still in full flow, and money becoming increasingly tight, 2017 may well be the year when many people have to, once again, tighten their belts when it comes to family finance.
It’s our capital city, and no-one would argue that it is also one of the most magnificent cities in the world.
If you’ve never been on a family road trip before, you probably aren’t aware of what’s to come.
So Christmas Eve is just 17 days away, and those shopping days are counting down fast.
December 4th - A bitterly cold day, but it was sunny and bright and I felt Cannock Chase calling me - so I wrapped up warm and went for it.
If there has been trend in men’s fashion over the past couple of years, it has definitely been related to the emergence of beards as a real fashion statement.
Chi Kitchen has revealed a very special festive menu that has all the elements of your traditional Christmas choices, but delivers them with a Pan Asian twist.
A topic that is often hotly discussed is how to stay fashionable without burning a hole in your pocket.
A well designed bathroom will always need a good mirror, one that works well for shaving, applying make up, looking carefully at skin and pores, and even checking out those skin blemishes and problems in finer detail.
Regardless of how much time you spend at work each day, you shouldn’t skip meals or eat unhealthily as this will affect your health in the future.
A great time in the life of a home owner is when all the bills are paid and all the new improvements are done and paid for.
You may be just getting those last few Christmas presents, or may be only just starting and already fretting over what to buy, so I am going to be spending the next week pointing you in the direction of some gift ideas, and I’m starting with some ...
There can be many reasons that you need to find shoes with a wider fit.
The Kingswood Lakeside scheme, set to created 425 jobs, is first to secure grant funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority...
Vitally needed warehousing pledged for Staffordshire business park after multi-million funding injectionTheBusinessDesk 2 Dec
A £21.6m development along the corridor of the M6 Toll is the first project to receive backing from a new West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) investment fund.
THE 200 millionth customer to use the M6 Toll could use the pay-to-drive motorway today.
STAFFORDSHIRE POLICE are investigating a fire that started in the early hours of Sunday morning at Amazon\'s warehouse in Rugeley.
CONTINUING roadworks on the M6 have helped to improve the financial performance of the M6 Toll but the pay-to-drive motorway still racked up losses of more than £18m in its last financial year...
AMAZON is to create 4,500 temporary jobs at its Rugeley site, quadupling the number of people working there in the run-up to Christmas.
A STAFFORDSHIRE automotive components manufacturer is set to increase annual turnover by 30% after securing a £1.3m funding deal.
PORTABLE power group Aggreko has expanded its presence in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning sector with the acquisition of a firm in the United States.
TURBULENCE in key markets such as North America has had a major impact on the first half performance of portable power provider Aggreko.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Deb Williams on 30 November 2016 .
Dog poo out issue 115 Newhall St (my house) since Monday despite several requests to clear it to the council since Monday.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jennifer Holly on 16 November 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jennifer Holly on 16 November 2016 .
Follow up sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Pat James on 16 November 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Pat James on 16 November 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Pat James on 15 November 2016 .
This car obstructs the footpath by parking half on the road and half on the path every day at approx 3pm makes it difficult for mums with young children and pushchairs plus anyone in a wheel chair so close to zig zag markings and school top...
Firefighters have praised Amazon for installing a potentially life-saving sprinkler system which helped to supress a blaze at its Rugeley site.
Kind-hearted Brownies have presented firefighters in Cannock with specially designed oxygen masks to treat pets suffering smoke inhalation.
Following the Tactical Assessment Meeting (TAM) this morning, the burning stack at Oak Farm in Slitting Mill will now be capped with soil as agreed by the multi-agency partnership.
A public meeting took place at Rugeley Fire Station last night to reassure residents about the fire at Oak Farm.
Cannock Chase Council’s Environmental Health Team are to deploy equipment to monitor the air quality in the immediate area of the fire at Oak Farm, Slitting Mill.
Staffordshire Fire Rescue Service (SFRS) have engaged a national expert in waste fires to support the ongoing situation at Oak Tree Farm.
Staffordshire Fire Rescue Service is endeavouring to deal with the ongoing situation at Oak Tree Farm in Slitting Mill, by constant monitoring in conjunction with the Environment Agency and working closely with Cannock Chase Council.
Firefighters are continuing to deal with a fire today at a farm in Slitting Mill, Rugeley.
The last few places on a young drivers’ course are up for grabs.
- Birches Valley Rugeley Chase
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