Conservative councillors in Burntwood have been criticised for failing to fully fight plans to build on Green Belt land.
Talented tennis player Robert Thomas died from a condition linked to prescription drugs.
A 21-year-old man from Lichfield has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving.
Staffordshire Police is one of 12 forces which have asked the Crown Prosecution Service to consider charges relating to general election expenses.
The attendance record of elected members of Lichfield District Council has been revealed.
The city’s town crier will be part of a group performing at the Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust’s spring show.
Police believe a body which was found this morning is that of a 54-year-old missing man.
David Stanton died from his injuries following an attack in an alleyway in 2012.
Two Staffordshire men have been charged in connection with a national human trafficking inquiry involving a nail bar.
A 35-year-old man is today starting a life sentence after murdering his housemate following a dispute.
Organisations and individuals are being urged to help Lichfield City station bloom.
Police are appealing for help to find a man who has not been seen for a week.
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Hednesford Town fell to a narrow defeat against play-off chasing Warrington Town in a game with little goalmouth action.
Our long running spring and summer series of runs, training and events including the coveted domination series competition kicks off on Tuesday 28th March .
The annual club prize giving took place at the recent club party and dinner.
Three new players have been signed by the Club before the Thursday 5.00pm deadline yesterday.
As we draw towards the end of the current campaign all Hednesford Town replica shirt prices have been reduced.
The Pitmen prepare to return to Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division action this weekend as we hit the road to Warrington Town.
The Club is collecting unwanted spectacles that will be forwarded to Vision Aid Overseas ( a charity that sends them to the underprivileged in Africa) via our good friends Kelchers Optometrists.
Our home league fixture against Halesowen Town which was postponed on Monday, 20th March, due to a waterlogged pitch has been rearranged for Wednesday 5th April.
We can today confirm that our Staffordshire Senior Cup semi-final against Chasetown will take place at Keys Park on Tuesday 11th April 2017, 7.45pm kick-off.
Two events in one: Kate Cardigan Gomez from Lichfield Lore, Lichfield Discovered etc.
I’ve often spoken about how Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent have always been closely linked and are steeped in history with a proud and rich heritage going back many years.
There is a good deal of concern at the moment in Brownhills West about a planning consultation currently being undertaken by Cannock Chase District Council, regarding many aspects of local development, but in this case about future provision for ...
Staffordshire has a long and proud military heritage, which continues right up to today.
An interesting history walk is taking place this Sunday, 26th March 2017 at Chasewater, entitled 'Where does the water go?' which takes a look at how the dam infrastructure functions, and some of the industrial history of Anglesey Basin and surrounds.
Chasewater Railway - the little gem of a preserved industrial railway right on our doorstep is holding it's annual Industrial Gala this weekend, Saturday and Sunday 18-19th March 2017.
I spoke at a conference on the subject of development in Staffordshire this week.
Yesterday (Saturday 11th March 2017) saw Walsall Wood take a scenic trip over Cannock Chase to Brocton, where despite a good fight, the Badgers held the lads to a one-all draw.
This week we had the Chancellor’s Budget and while we work through the detail and what it means for Staffordshire, there appears to be support for small businesses, money for skills training, help for those in need, and more childcare to help ...
This week we had the first Senior Managers’ Conference for almost exactly a year.
I've noticed that Chasewater Railway - the little gem of a preserved industrial railway right on our doorstep is re-starting passenger services this weekend after the winter shutdown.
I don't know much about this one, but just a quick heads up: there's a talk entitled 'The Deer of Cannock Chase' on at Chasewater Innovation Centre at 2:00pm Saturday, 4th March 2017.
The garden should be a place you enjoy.
If you are looking for a Bowflex Max Trainer , you are making a wise choice.
Are you carrying around extra weight after childbirth and want to find a way to get rid of it? Do you wish that you could find a system that will work well for you without you having to spend a bunch of time in the kitchen making complicated meals ...
Question – where do you go in your home when you really want to relax? For me, the answer is always the bathtub.
There are some fashion trends that shine brightly for a while and then disappear forever.
If there is one thing we are guaranteed in Britain, whether it is Winter of Summertime, it is that we will have some rain.
David Walliams is a literary genius when it comes to children’s literature.
Going to a wedding this year and want to give a gift that is personal, beautiful and heartfelt? I think I may have found the perfect gift that would delight anyone romantic at heart.
With the Spring Equinox in the Northern hemisphere occurring on Monday (10.28 to be exact), we are now officially in Springtime.
Pexels Your wedding needs to be so many different things .
Mary Berry is the grand dame of British cookery.
Flat feet, also known as fallen arches or pes planus, is a deformation of one or both feet wherein the longitudinal arch of the sole of the foot has sagged off or flattened out.
March 18th - I popped up to a wind-blasted Chasewater, which is still a mud-bath.
One of the key trends for Spring/Summer 2017 is the frill/ruffle effect.
A Staffordshire riding school is set for expansion after securing a new funding deal.
Making the M6 Toll free to use, expanding superfast broadband, expanding the Midland Metro beyond existing proposals, bringing forward shelved railway investment and providing fast links from the Blac...
PORTABLE power and air conditioning group, Aggreko has been awarded a major supply contract for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.
A WOLVERHAMPTON pub has undergone a million pound plus investment, creating 65 new jobs in the process.
A STAFFORDSHIRE firm supplying wheels and tyres to the caravan, trailer and commercial markets has grown with the acquisition of a firm in Yorkshire.
The Kingswood Lakeside scheme, set to created 425 jobs, is first to secure grant funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority...
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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.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to J Taylor on 24 March 2017 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to J Taylor on 22 March 2017 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to J Taylor on 21 March 2017 .
View when entering and exiting cul de sac obstructed.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jenny Pennington on 15 March 2017 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jenny Pennington on 14 March 2017 .
Follow up sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Jenny Pennington on 14 March 2017 .
Three 'lots' of dog foul have been deposited outside my house along the wall.
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.
- The Glacial Boulder, Cannock Chase 23/05/2015
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A boulder transported to Staffordshire from Scotland in the last ice age. The boulder, which is now a local landmark, was placed on this spot in the 1950’s. The concrete base looks a little out of keeping
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