Budding fishermen in South Staffordshire may have a new place to hook a fish after the council approved plans to transform lakes on Green Belt land.
Motorists are being urged to avoid the area around Weston Park as music-lovers begin to quit the site following this weekend's V festival.
Hatherton Road will be closed to all vehicles between the junctions of Hatherton Street and Lower Forster Street in Walsall, causing long delays.
A 22-year-old man suffered slash wounds to his stomach and a cut to his hands when he was robbed in an alleyway by multiple attackers.
A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital after a crash between her bike and a car this morning.
Veterinary staff have been left ‘shaken’ following a break-in by masked raiders who stole a safe with cash inside.
Guards were assaulted and a hostage situation took place as trouble flared at ‘one of the most violent’ prisons in the country.
Inmates at a West Midlands prison have assaulted staff and started "multiple" fires in a week-long outbreak of disorder.
ROADS riddled with potholes will finally be resurfaced much to the relief of fed-up residents.
A six-month trial that saw dogs banned from a section of Himley Park will continue as bosses decide whether to make it permanent.
The NHS body in charge of social work bursaries has apologised to students after admitting they may not know if they have been awarded a bursary or not before courses have started.
Tributes have been paid to a student nurse from Codsall after she died suddenly.
Tributes have poured in for a grandmother who lost her life while she was out walking her dog.
Gnosall and Acton Trussell were the big winners as this year’s instalment of the annual Staffordshire Best Kept Village drew to a close.
Plans for a one million sq ft warehousing and logistics development in South Staffordshire could bring 1,500 jobs to the area, say developers.
A grandmother killed after being hit by a car while walking her dog has been named.
More South Staffordshire news
The Pitmen make a quick return to Keys Park as they host Whitby Town on Saturday, looking to get back to winning ways in the league and build on a positive second half on Monday evening against Marine AFC.
Memories of almost twenty years ago will come flooding back to supporters of Hednesford Town Football Club when a footballing legend attends a speaking engagement for the club at Keys Park Stadium on Thursday 27th October 2016.
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.
We are pleased to announce the second member of our 100 club – a group of businesses and individuals who – for £100 – will have their business details pinned to this page and on our website for 4 days.
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.
Barton United put their first points on the board after a win over Enville Athletic.
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.
DRIVERS have been warned of long delays on the M6 around Birmingham following an accident between a car and a van.
South Staffordshire site will eventually employ around 850 people as DX submits revised plans for new development...
THE legacy of a fatal accident brought major traffic problems to the M6 in Staffordshire early today.
DRIVERS using the M6 around Birmingham are being warned of long delays following a lorry shedding its load on the carriageway.
MOTORISTS using the M6 in Staffordshire have been warned about delays and possible disruption today with traffic heading to the V Festival at Weston Park.
3pm - UpdateDRIVERS are being warned of a full closure of the M54 in Shropshire.
THE M6 motorway was closed in both directions during morning rush hour as emergency services dealt with a HGV that caught fire.
Request sent to South Staffordshire District Council by Jenny Pennington on 24 August 2016 .
Response by South Staffordshire District Council to Gareth Elton on 23 August 2016 .
Request sent to South Staffordshire District Council by Gareth Elton on 22 August 2016 .
Response by South Staffordshire District Council to Julie Parmenter on 17 August 2016 .
Request sent to South Staffordshire District Council by Julie Parmenter on 16 August 2016 .
Bilbrook and Codsall’s new community fire station was officially opened during a special ceremony last night (Tuesday May 24).
Penkridge Community Fire Station marked a milestone today when a time capsule was buried in its grounds.
A recruitment drive looking for retained firefighters to help protect the people of Brewood is currently running.
A recruitment drive looking for retained firefighters to help protect the people of Penkridge is currently running.
Bilbrook and Codsall Community Fire Station marked a milestone when a time capsule was buried in its grounds.
Firefighters from Brewood returned victorious after winning fourth place in the World Rescue Trauma Challenge competition in Portugal.
Bilbrook and Codsall Community Fire Station will mark a milestone on November 4 when a time capsule is buried in its grounds.
Mr Phillips and Don the Dog raising money for the Tommies, 1914.
Gavin meets with Virgin Media in Featherstone Harriet Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:12 Friday, 26 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire met with representatives from Virgin Media in Featherstone to hear about the next steps in their ...
Congratulations to our GCSE Students for their excellent results, 100% pass rate at GCSE.
Gavin vows to fight on for Landywood Harriet Wed, 24/08/2016 - 13:17 Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, has condemned altered proposals for a housing development on the land off Landywood Lane, after previously ...
For over a year now, the front of Auraveda in the High Street has had a colourful new look, in stark contrast to the the plain, traditional look of the rest of the village.
Local musicians Ayaki Davies and Hannah McFarland will be performing a varied programme of classical music in an afternoon concert on 15 th October 2016 at St.
Gavin visits Moseley Old Hall Harriet Tue, 23/08/2016 - 15:41 Tuesday, 23 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire visited Moseley Old Hall recently to meet with representatives from the National Trust to hear more the developments ...
Gavin drops into KOSSMIC summer session Harriet Fri, 19/08/2016 - 15:01 Friday, 19 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visited KOSSMIC at Ounsdale High School, an activity programme run by volunteers during the summer holidays.
Gavin welcomes record employment levels Harriet Thu, 18/08/2016 - 15:06 Thursday, 18 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, has welcomed today’s record-breaking figures showing that there are more people in work than ever before...
Alyssia has Olympic Gold in her sights with the target of competing for Team GB in the 2020 games in Tokyo.
Gavin takes tea with Coven Forget-Me-Not Club Harriet Wed, 17/08/2016 - 12:48 Wednesday, 17 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visited members of Coven Forget-Me-Not Club to attend their Big Cuppa and Cake afternoon.
Gavin visits Watery Lane Allotments Harriet Mon, 15/08/2016 - 12:27 Monday, 15 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire visited to Watery Lane Allotments, in Codsall, to judge of the Tallest Sunflower Competition and hear about their...
Sharp eyed readers will have gathered that I am now the Secretary of our local British Legion and as such I’m putting together a short talk about The Somme and Essington in 1916.
Wombourne Carnival was a huge success this year and many people were overheard saying it was the best one they’d been to.
Gavin joins NCS Coffee Morning in Codsall Harriet Thu, 11/08/2016 - 10:14 Thursday, 11 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, joined the National Citizen Service for a tea and coffee morning in Codsall for a tea and coffee morning...
Gavin attends consultation for Huntington War Memorial Harriet Tue, 09/08/2016 - 15:26 Tuesday, 9 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, met with Huntington Parish Council and their public consultation to discuss their proposed ...
Gavin meets Coven Playing Field Committee Harriet Mon, 08/08/2016 - 16:02 Monday, 8 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visit Coven Play Field on Thursday to congratulate winners of the ‘My Dream Park’ competition and hear ...
Gavin congratulates 3 Hammers Golf on PGA Award Harriet Fri, 05/08/2016 - 11:09 Friday, 5 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visited 3 Hammers Golf Complex in Coven where he congratulated them on their recent PGA award.
Date: Wed, 2016-08-03 10:00 Description: A Staffordshire housing association has invested in state-of-the-art drain jetting equipment designed to deliver better value on rental income as well as extending the services it offers to local residents.
Every Tuesday and Thursday in the school summer holidays, 11am – 2pm £2 per child, plus Rock House entry fee (or free to National Trust members) Calling all crafty kids and outdoor adventurers! Join us for plant-potting, kite-flying, clay-creation...
Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visited Codsall Police Cadets at Bilbrook and Codsall fire station.
Gavin visits Codsall Police Cadets Harriet Tue, 02/08/2016 - 08:35 Tuesday, 2 August, 2016 Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, visited Codsall Police Cadets at Bilbrook and Codsall fire station.
Those who know what I do for a living will know the trials and tribulations of installing and configuring Shibboleth and how frustrating it is.
- Sunset over Wombourne
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