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Latest job boosting development gets under way at top county business park 

30 Jun

The latest development at a new Staffordshire business park has started as the site nears full occupancy with further expansion plans.


Villages lead technology charge across Staffordshire 

29 Jun

More than twice as many households and businesses are reaping the benefits of the Superfast Staffordshire fibre broadband roll-out as this time last year, lead partners Staffordshire County Council and BT have announced.


New Staffordshire Newsroom is now live – www.staffordshirenewsroom.co.uk 

24 Jun

This page is no longer being updated with news stories.


Still time for county teens to vote for their top reads 

24 Jun

Now in its twelfth year, the countywide initiative invites youngsters aged between 11 and 14 to nominate their favourite reads for the Young Teen Fiction shortlist .


Aspiring young writers invited to apply for top poetry competition 

24 Jun

For the fourth year running, the county council and the city council have joined forces to recruit a new Young Poet Laureate for Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent, who will hold the post for a year.


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FixMyStreet »

Low hanging tree, 15th August 

15 Aug

Low hanging tee on corner with Badger Close Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Harebell Close, Heath Hayes Report on FixMyStreet...


Trees overhanging road, 8th August 

8 Aug

Trees are overhanging the road and causing a hazard as cars can't see traffic on the joining road when turning.


Inconsiderate parking, 30th July 

30 Jul

Photograph says it all.


Van parked on corner of junction lot of time restricting view to left when pulling out onto Old Fallow Road, 25th July 

25 Jul

Van is there a lot of the time.


Trees over path, 20th July 

20 Jul

Branches on trees next to Argos car park are hanging very very low and need cutting back.


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FOI requests »

Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

16 Aug

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Mr Wilde on 16 August 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

16 Aug

Follow up sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Mr Wilde on 16 August 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

14 Aug

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Mr Wilde on 14 August 2017 .


Print 

14 Aug

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to R Malhotra on 14 August 2017 .


Organisational Structure Chart for all of the Head of Educational psychology Department. 

2 Aug

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Liam Edge on 2 August 2017 .


Organisational Structure Chart for all of the Head of Educational psychology Department. 

2 Aug

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Liam Edge on 2 August 2017 .


Fleet Information 

31 Jul

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to Iain Irvin on 31 July 2017 .


Fleet Information 

22 Jul

Clarification sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Iain Irvin on 22 July 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

18 Jul

Follow up sent to Cannock Chase District Council by Mr Wilde on 18 July 2017 .


Print 

17 Jul

Response by Cannock Chase District Council to R Malhotra on 17 July 2017 .


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Westminster »

Backbench Business – Valedictory Debate | Elections for Positions in the House | Commons debates 

26 Mar

In the short time available, I want to take the opportunity to thank all the people who have made standing here, in this cockpit of the nation, possible for a humble lad from Birmingham.


Backbench Business – Valedictory Debate | Elections for Positions in the House | Commons debates 

26 Mar

In the short time available, I want to take the opportunity to thank all the people who have made standing here, in this cockpit of the nation, possible for a humble lad from Birmingham.


Radio: Cannock Chase | Department for Culture Media and Sport | Written Answers 

18 Mar

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will take steps to expedite the process for the licensing of Cannock Radio radio station in Cannock Chase constituency.


Engagements | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

4 Mar

Thank you, Mr Speaker.


Engagements | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

4 Mar

Thank you, Mr Speaker.


Members’ Paid Directorships and Consultancies | Opposition Day – [18th Allotted Day] | Commons debates 

25 Feb

And the best looking.


Stafford Hospital | Commons debates 

7 Nov

I congratulate my hon.


Jti Gallaher | Commons debates 

27 Oct

Does the Minister accept that smoking is not illegal in this country, and unless he is proposing to make it illegal, it makes no sense to regulate the industry into the hands of organised crime, whereby money will not be going into the Exchequer...


Jti Gallaher | Commons debates 

27 Oct

Does the Minister accept that smoking is not illegal in this country, and unless he is proposing to make it illegal, it makes no sense to regulate the industry into the hands of organised crime, whereby money will not be going into the Exchequer...


Housing Benefit: Staffordshire | Work and Pensions | Written Answers 

8 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how much was spent on housing benefit in (a) Cannock Chase and (b) Staffordshire in each of the last five years.


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    18 Aug 17
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    16 Aug 17
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