A house was left damaged after a fire broke out in South Staffordshire.
Staff at City West Housing Trust are celebrating after winning a suite of national industry awards and gaining a top business accreditation.
The battle to build a new crematorium in South Staffordshire has intensified with four developers officially submitting detailed proposals to planners.
A WARD is to close at a mental health hospital because there are not enough patients for the beds.
Young people across the UK spend the first two days of the working week paying for their rent, according to a survey by the TUC and Generation Rent.
PICTURED: Prison officer who tried to smuggle drugs into Wolverhampton jail after falling for prisonerExpress & Star 19 Nov
This is the Featherstone prison officer who attempted to smuggle drugs and alcohol in to inmates.
A besotted jail worker who smuggled drugs into Featherstone Prison after falling for one of the inmates has been locked up for 12 months.
A new motorway junction providing access directly to the i54 business park on the border of Wolverhampton and South Staffordshire will open on December 11.
The housing world shouted about some of its leading women at an awards ceremony presented by Lulu last night.
Councillors in South Staffordshire are set to meet with an MP to discuss proposals for three new gipsy sites and and the extension of four existing sites in Essington.
Middle-aged pedestrian hit by car in country lane near Wolverhampton...
A village has been put on high alert after a 14 burglaries in less than two months.
A man accused of arranging for a female prison officer to smuggle drink and drugs into a Staffordshire jail has admitted that his mobile phone played a key role in the plot.
Three prison officers at a young offenders institution were injured when an inmate lashed out with a piece of metal, a court heard.
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Stockport Homes and B4Box celebrated with Stephen Timoney at the Manchester Chamber of Commerce Property Construction Awards last week, held at the Hilton Hotel in Deansgate.
FIREFIGHTERS are dealing with a blaze after a fireworks retailer buildingexplodedin the Baswich area of Stafford.
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Meerkats met Olivia Fergusson the Aston Villa starlet who has roots with Wyrley Juniors!! Great for the girls to meet an inspirational figure that started their career with Wyrley! Thanks Olivia for your time – continue to flourish with...
Approximately 120 Wyrley associated folk made the trip South to witness England Ladies do battle with Germany Ladies.
Hednesford Town were, in the end, able to make a comfortable progression into the quarter finals of the Birmingham Senior Cup, but were made to work hard for it by Evo-Stik Northern Premier League side Halesowen Town, writes Scott Smith .
On Wednesday 10 th December, and in conjunction with a national event which is taking place, we will be holding a Christmas Carol event at the football club in the Chase Suite.
Please read the letter below sent in to a newspaper.
Many thanks to Paul Mullins who has kindly donated 2 signed copies of his book ‘Leah and the Football Dragons’ to our Birmingham Children’s Hospital Christmas Present Appeal.
Burntwood Town FC suffered their ninth league defeat in a row as they went down 2-0 at Austrey Rangers.
A £40m new motorway junction providing access directly onto the i54 business park in South Staffordshire is set to open next month.
THE boss of a West Midlands manufacturing firm hit back at a recent report that claims automation could threaten a third of UK jobs.
COMMERCIAL property agent Knight Frank has been appointed as the letting agent for a 190,000 sq ft warehouse in North Staffordshire.
WORKSPACE provider Regus has followed up the installation of its new Express business centre at Birmingham Airport with a commitment to a similar facility at the Hilton Warwick/Stratford-upon-Avon hot...
TRAFFIC volumes along the M6 Toll have seen an improvement as operators claim improved customer confidence in the route.
Government responds to local campaign as protesters warned over impact on countryside around Lichfield...
Government responds to local campaign as protesters warned over impact on countryside around Lichfield...
M54 - M6 Toll Link Road Consultation...
Response by South Staffordshire District Council to Carla Bloomfield on 21 November 2014 .
2 x Commercial Chiller Cabinets have been dumped on verge (week commencing 17/11/2014) in Malthouse Lane.
There two fridges dumped on the verge which have been there for nearly two weeks, flytipping is an ongoing problem in these lanes.
Response by South Staffordshire District Council to Katy Stone on 17 November 2014 .
Follow up sent to South Staffordshire District Council by Katy Stone on 14 November 2014 .
Response by South Staffordshire District Council to Katy Stone on 14 November 2014 .
South Staffordshire residents are being given the opportunity to engage with their Local Policing Team (LPT) Commander during virtual online meetings.
Staffordshire Police have launched a crime prevention drive to keep you and your property safe this festive period.
Officers, police community support officers, police staff, special constables and members of the public will be recognised for their commitment, dedication and outstanding contributions to policing at a Staffordshire Police ceremony.
Two men and a woman have been arrested and thousands of pounds worth of cannabis seized after officers uncovered a huge cannabis factory in South Staffordshire.
A repeat domestic abuse offender, who breached court restrictions on contacting his partner three times, has been jailed for 21 days.
Children in Need’s Pudsey visited Staffordshire Police HQ on Thursday 20 November to take receipt of a cheque for the money raised during the force’s fundraising efforts last week.
A firearms surrender in Staffordshire has netted nearly 300 items during a two week opportunity to hand them in without fear of prosecution for possession.
Bazaar was held on behalf of Wombourne Methodist Church Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, attended the Wombourne Methodist Church Christmas Bazaar at Wombourne Community Centre, last weekend.
Show brought together many Orchid growers from across the region.
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It was a privilege to meet up with our partners and businesses at our i54 South Staffordshire celebration event and thank all of the partners involved in the project, including local enterprise partnerships, Government and transport providers.
This week saw us against Lichfield B and as last week another good game ensued.
A slightly belated match report for the Stone game, apologies to my regular readers This was a very good game, with some good hockey played by both teams, which were quite evenly matched, which always makes for a better game for all.
Despite the win in Rochester last night, are we seeing an apparent drop off in UKIP’s impetus? Reckless’ majority cut by 70% from when he was a Tory; polls now showing support for EU membership back over 50%; numbers of people voting ...
Called on Secretary of State for Education to grant funding to Edgecliff High School.
Programme of Events: Nuclear Bunker Does this event appeal to you? Would like to get involved? Why not come along and give it a try.
Westminster Hall debate spoke on the problems dairy farmers face.
A close run quiz last night at Essington RUFC saw the one and only Major Orton ably assisted by JC and June win a tie-breaker to claim this years trophy.
Gavin seeking to extend current deadline of Monday 24th November.
Last night, the Brother in – Law and the Niece & Nephew went to the F A Cup replay between Shrewsbury and Walsall.
Called on the Chief Executive of the Highways Agency to improve road markings on the A460/M54 roundabout.
Central Orchid Society Show at Perton Civic Centre Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, will visit the Central Orchid Society Show at Perton Civic Centre on Saturday 22nd November.
KinverOnline - Kinver Village Website Every year for the last 14 years, Alan Dedicote has hosted a quiz in aid of Children in Need and run by Kinver’s Rotary Club.
Ministry of Justice taking extra steps to drive down assaults on prison officers.
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We are starting a series on Health in Wombourne .
Club honoured Gavin with a membership certificate.
Last night, the old gang myself, me Dad, The Brother in Law, The Nephew, 5 Pints and his youngest (now 6ft 2in and mid 20’s) went to the Bescot to see the Johnstone Paint Trophy (Football League Trophy ) match between Walsall and Sheffield Utd ...
Gavin is campaiging against increasing Gypsy and Traveller pitches.
Short Heath war memorial on the night of 12 November 2014, bedecked by poppy tributes to the fallen.
Date: Wed, 2014-11-12 (All day) Description: When doctors told Elizabeth Swingwood that they didn’t have a diagnosis for her severely disabled granddaughter Charlotte’s health issues, it would have been easy for her to become angry and ...
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