Asbestos found at an ongoing rubbish fire in Staffordshire.
Firefighters battling a woodchip blaze in Staffordshire call in an expert to help them.
Problems caused by duck poo will see the model boating lake at Chasewater filled in.
Land next to Chase Terrace Primary School could be used for a new housing development.
Residents say they are angry they have to keep their doors and windows shut 10 days after 1,000 tonnes of waste caught fire on farmland in Staffordshire.
We've received reports of a number of traffic issues affecting motorists this afternoon.
The registration window for places in the 2017 Staffordshire Ironman race has opened.
Visitors to a Staffordshire reservoir are warned not to swim because of potentially harmful bacteria.
A PUB has apologised after a member of staff asked a young mother to go into the toilet to breastfeed her baby.
An historic pumping station in Burntwood will be open for public tours next month.
Councillors in Burntwood will discuss proposals for a neighbourhood plan tonight.
A man has been arrested after cannabis worth £100,000 was found in a vehicle near Burntwood.
More Cannock news
The Pitmen, not for the first time this season, had to come back from conceding an early goal in order to rescue something from the game, a fact that will be of some concern to manager, Liam McDonald.
Brought to you by the same team who organise the excellent OO Cup and Bubo Cup is an alternative to JK, Easter4.
Thursday saw the start of winter training, and the continuation of the 2016 night-O league.
After a frustrating evening on Tuesday at Ilkeston, the Pitmen return to action with another away trip this weekend when they travel to Nantwich Town.
As part of the ever expanding development of the youth set-up at Hednesford Town Football Club, we are pleased to confirm that from this season we shall also be entering an U18 side into the newly formed NPL Football Academy.
Our thanks to Richard Parker and Chris Darnley for bringing back our Fantasy Hockey League for the 2016-17 Season.
Cannock Hockey Club are excited to announce the appointment of David Wright as Youth Development Co-ordinator.
Ilkeston Away Fixture Following the abandonment of Tuesday evening’s fixture at Ilkeston due to floodlight failure we are now awaiting an official decision from Evo-Stik Premier League officials as to what the outcome will be.
Burntwood RUFC’s bright start to the season continued with a 31-25 victory at local rivals Cannock.
This is just a quick note to warn people given to exploring the open spaces of the area that over the next 8-10 weeks or so the deer population will be getting amorous - it's rutting time for our large brown friends, and that means one thing: the ...
• Joseph Gardiner Absolom “Joe” Bambrick, (3 November 1905 – 13 October 1983), was an Irish footballer who played for Chelsea, Walsall, Glentoran, and Linfield.
Christopher Patrick “Chris” Baird (born 25 February 1982) is a Northern Irish footballer who plays for Premier League side West Bromwich Albion and the Northern Ireland national football team.
Full name Keith Joseph Andrews Date of birth 13 September 1980 (age 36) Place of birth Dublin, Ireland Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Playing position Defensive midfielder Number 5 Club information Current team Watford (on loan from Bolton ...
Evan Abraham is the first player from a batch of players, for who there are not a lot of information, so not a lot of things can be said .
We’re now inviting organisations to come forward and take over the running of Cheslyn Hay, Great Wyrley, Loggerheads and Talke libraries.
We’ve got Exercise AURORA next week, our contingency exercise which takes place every two years.
There's a great event taking place this weekend at the Chase Watersports Centre at Chasewater - Big Air 2016.
Friend of the blog Susan Croxford has been in touch to ask if I could issue an appeal for people to volunteer to help Marshall the H2O Events Chasewater Kidney 4 Life Run which takes place this coming Sunday September 18th 2016 for the Kidney 4 life ...
We’ve had some more good news this month with the latest unemployment claimant count for the county now at 1%, proving that there is great optimism amongst Staffordshire’s businesses about future growth, profitability and taking on new staff.
September 24th - Heading for Chasewater from Brownhills along the canal, my recovery ride was slow and plodding, but if it had not been, I might not have looked right down the Spot Path on Clayhanger Common and seen the old dog fox annoyed at my ...
There are a handful of surface signs that something is going wrong with your body; if your hair starts falling out, your skin gets red and flaky, or your eyes become discolored, you know you should see your doctor right away.
Have you ever stopped and asked yourself just how important you consider your health? How crucial your health is? If so, then you must be aware of the discomfort that comes along with feeling unwell.
Of all the wonderful cities in the world, it is New York that I truly wish to visit.
Last week saw one of Birmingham’s most popular and unusual restaurants celebrate it’s 1st birthday.
When you take a look at the key Autumn trends for 2016, pleats and plise seem to just jump out at you – they are everywhere! From fluid style 70s metallics and crinkling, to more elegant chiffon styles that could also work for day wear, the two ‘...
Looking and feeling beautiful are key ingredients for a fulfilling life.
Today it seems we do everything on line.
Bridget Jones is back, and that means a welcome return to the wonderful Renee Zellweger.
I lost my nan to an aggressive form of Alzheimer’s.
Karen Kirby, greenshoot HR has written a short book on performance management.
September 17th - The sunset was gorgeous at Chasewater, the calm before the chaos.
September 17th - A bad day in lots of ways, but a sunset ride to sort the head out worked wonders.
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.
ONLINE car retailer wewantanycar.
A STAFFORDSHIRE steel entrepreneur has expanded his portfoilo with the acquisition of a Yorkshire business in a deal that saves the jobs of 50 people.
HEAVY storms are causing major problems for drivers using the M5 and M6 in Birmingham and the Black Country.
Sutton Coldfield ash reseller is eyeing new markets as closure of Rugeley Power Station signals end to coal-fired operations in West Midlands...
Developers of Mill Green Designer Outlet Village, which hopes to attract the likes of Ralph Lauren and Lacoste to Cannock, are in talks with M6 Toll...
Around 150 jobs will be lost after French owner ploughs on with plan to shut the West Midlands' last functioning power station...
On the track that leads from Stile Cop Road to Surrey Close and Cornwall close, a quantity of builders debris has been left it two large Nylon Bags. Also a quantity of fencing Netting and Poles., 22nd SeptemberFixMyStreet: Cannock 22 Sep
At the location described two Large Nylon building aggregate bags full of debris have been deposited.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Luke Jacobs on 19 September 2016 .
Dumped freezer outside my property. This at the side of my property by access to private car parking, 18th SeptemberFixMyStreet: Cannock 18 Sep
This has been here for a few weeks now Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 3 Princess Street, Chadsmoor Report on FixMyStreet...
Canalside pavement / Hedgerow Armitage Road at The Lindens. Somebody has deposited a very large carrierbag full of Magazines in the hedgerow close to the pavement at the location., 17th SeptemberFixMyStreet: Cannock 17 Sep
A bag of Magazines has been dumped into the hedgerow at the specified location Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): The Lindens & Armitage Road, Rugeley Report on FixMyStreet...
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Luke Jacobs on 15 September 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to John West on 13 September 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to J White on 8 September 2016 .
Wheelie bins outside apartments no's 24 to 31 NEVER put their wheelie bins back.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jenny Pennington on 30 August 2016 .
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.
Budding motorists will be on the road to success when a new driving test centre is launched at Cannock Community Fire Station on February 24.
A hard-hitting course will drive home potentially life-saving messages to young motorists in Cannock...
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