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.
Labour members use tour of Burntwood with Lichfield District Council’s chief executive to highlight challenges town facesLichfield Live 10 Aug
Labour councillors have taken the chief executive of Lichfield District Council on a tour of Burntwood in a bid to highlight some of the challenges the town faces.
A Burntwood scouting group are happy campers after a donation of new equipment.
Firefighters dealt with a lorry fire on the motorway this morning.
POPULAR DJ Dave Clayton died at hospital following an overdose of painkillers just a day after being reported missing.
Two teenage girls stole money from a pensioner outside a supermarket - before escaping in a BMW.
There have been problems with Staffordshire Police's 999 and 101 call systems today.
Police are appealing for help in piecing together the last movements of a man whose body was found at a Staffordshire beauty spot earlier this week.
Monday There have been a series of office moves over the weekend so this morning there is perhaps inevitable chaos and lots of scrambling with crates, phones and IT systems.
SIGHTINGS of a moth which resembles a giant hornet have been made across the county.
Highways officials have warned drivers using the northbound M6 through Staffordshire that three lanes of the motorway remain closed while resurfacing takes place following an accident earlier today.
More Cannock news
Brazilian football legend Pele has urged people to come and see him in Cannock later this year.
Hednesford Town Football Club and Hednesford Town FC Supporters Association are proud to be supporting ‘I Am Team GB’ in conjunction with Cannock Chase MP, Amanda Milling.
Hednesford Town were forced to come from behind for the third time already this season as they picked up a point with a 1-1 home draw against unbeaten Marine.
Hednesford Town were forced to come from behind for the third time already this season as they picked up a point against an unbeaten Marine side – with the Pitmen also being reduced to ten men for the second game in succession.
Cannock Hockey Club are proud to announce that four of our young stars have been selected to play in the School Games being held at Loughborough University between September 1st and 4th.
After suffering their first loss of the season on Saturday the Pitmen will be looking to get back to winning ways this evening when Marine visit Keys Park.
When the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League fixtures were released in July, a game was scheduled for Christmas Eve – with ourselves due to face Stourbridge at Keys Park on Saturday December 24th.
No-one could have failed to notice the quality of our Keys Park pitch.
Hednesford Town’s unbeaten start to the season came to an end against Ashton United in what would be an ultimately and forgettable afternoon in the Manchester rain.
Philip Atkins and I met Andy Milner this week.
Following several enquiries from readers who were concerned about the situation with blue-green algae bloom at Chasewater, today (15th August 2016) I've sought a statement from Staffordshire County Council who operate the park - and they say the ...
About this time seven years ago, our archaeologists were busy digging out the largest ever haul of Anglo-Saxon treasures known in Britain.
Who would of thought it, but one week into the Olympics and Staffordshire had already won both of Team GB’s gold medals.
7th August 2016 EVENTS This month’s Chat n Char is on Thursday 11th August at 10.00am in the Main Hall of the Salem but unfortunately Roger has been in hospital for a few days and he is still recuperating but his ‘reserve team’ are organising ...
Mathieu Manset (born 5 August 1989) is a French footballer who plays as a centre forward, who is currently playing for Consolat Marseille Manset was born in Metz and started his career in his native France with Le Havre AC.
1 Paul Tisdale Exeter City 06/06 League Two 2 Karl Robinson Milton Keynes Dons 05/10 League One 3 Paul Hurst Grimsby Town 03/11 League Two 4 Jim Bentley Morecambe 05/11 League Two 5 Steve Davis Crewe Alexandra 11/11 League Two 6 Gareth Ainsworth ...
What a great way to start the week, waking up to Team GB’s first Olympic gold medal won by Uttoxeter swimmer Adam Peaty, who smashed his own world record in the process.
Yesterday (Saturday 6th August 2016) saw Walsall Wood take a scenic trip over Cannock Chase to Brocton, where despite a good fight, the Badgers beat the Wood lads 2-1.
There's a great thing happening this Sunday (7th August 2016) when a bus service operated by classic vehicles will operate between Aston Manor Road Transport Museum in Aldridge, Chasewater Railway and the Museum of Cannock Chase.
That there Lucy Wood from the Saxon Hill Craft Barn shop at Chasewater Innovation Centre has written to let me know that they're currently seeking businesses that may have waste materials they'd be able to supply to the project instead of throwing ...
Marcelo dos Santos Cipriano (born 11 October 1969), simply known as Marcelo, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a striker.
Many products make the claim to be ‘miracle products’, particularly when it comes to beauty.
Finding the perfect engagement ring for one’s fiancé is something deeply satisfying for both the giver and receiver.
One of the most important things you can establish as a blogger is good and positive links with SEO and PR companies.
Pregnancy is an exciting time, but it is also nine months of changes.
With mortgages requiring heavy deposits in support, and with the fluctuation of house prices, many people are today opting to stay put and turn their own home into a dream home .
Last week was Afternoon tea week, seven days designated to enjoying all the ‘dolce’ delights you can find on that traditionally most English of all sweet and creamy courses.
One of the key things that makes our homes more attractive is the use of light.
One of my favourite ways to holiday is cruising.
Chi Kitchen is a food journey through South East Asia.
Who doesn’t enjoy a trip to the movies? Despite the fact that we have televisions that are almost the size of small movie screens in our homes, a trip to the cinema is still something to enjoy, whether you are doing this as a family, on a date ...
August 14th - And no series of wildlife pics would be complete without the bunnies.
August 14th - A fast paced run-out to Middleton Hall, via Chasewater and Fazeley was very pleasant on a warm but overcast afternoon.
A few days late again, but another very busy few days, means that my #FanDayFriday post is once again coming to you on Sunday.
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...
RUGELEY Power Station in Staffordshire will stop generating power next month, following through on a warning its parent company gave in February.
Large vans parking on footpath in Jerome road obscuring view of junction with Brownhills road.
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to J White on 21 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to John West on 20 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Jenny Pennington on 19 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Terry Williams on 15 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Terry Williams on 12 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to S L Morris on 3 August 2016 .
Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Yabootoyou on 21 July 2016 .
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...
Thirteen young people from Cannock have completed the third Prince’s Trust ‘Get Started’ programme in partnership with Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service joined forces with Tesco and St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rugeley to bring some Christmas cheer to a group of hardworking volunteers today.
A five-strong crew from Rugeley travelled to the area on Saturday evening with the High Volume Pump (HVP) which is capable of moving large amounts of water.
Members of the public who walked Rugeley Community Fire Station’s Wellbeing Mile on October 1 were crowned winners of the community prize yesterday, after clocking up a staggering 272 miles around the course.
Firefighters from Cannock will be holding a charity car wash on Saturday September 26.
Firefighters from Rugeley will be holding a charity car wash event this Saturday, September 19.
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