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Philip Astley – and a continuing legacy

In 2018 Newcastle-under-Lyme was witness to some fascinating and innovative events which focused on the 250 year celebrations of the modern day circus. Those events were all part of the Philip Astley Project, which was...
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Staffordshire University Future Journalist Awards 2019

Staffordshire University Future Journalist Awards for 2019 have been launched. Organised by students from the university’s Journalism and PR department, the awards aim to inspire young people to consider studying journalism at the university. This...
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Newcastle-under-Lyme Parking and Market Initiatives to be Considered

Councillors are being asked to help shape the development of two key initiatives vital to the future of Newcastle-under-Lyme town centre. The development of a 10-year parking strategy as well as how to breathe new...
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Bernie Webbe – Creating away from Cancer

IN the last 12 years Bernie Webbe, of Newcastle-under-Lyme, has been on a roller coaster of a journey - battling a rare form of cancer which has seen her undergo major surgery and permanent...
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Art Friends link up for Newcastle-under-Lyme Exhibition

A friendship forged in the classroom over a shared love of art 40 years ago is one of the main inspirations for a new exhibition in Newcastle. 50 FORTY is a stunning selection of paintings,...
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New Travel Agents in Town

Barrhead Travel, one of the UK’s leading travel agencies, is investing in the relaunch of a new travel agency in Newcastle-Under-Lyme, bringing five local ex-Thomas Cook staff back to work. The brand-new store located in...
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YMCA receive funding for NEW Youth Ambassadors Programme in Stoke-on-Trent

YMCA North Staffordshire have won funding to run the first Youth Ambassadors Programme in Stoke-on-Trent - and are asking schools in the area to get involved! The project, which is to be funded by the Stoke-on-Trent...
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Family and Friends to celebrate life of well-known Businessman

Family and friends set to celebrate the life of well-known local businessman and avid Stoke City supporter Steve Poole at the Potters’ first home league game of 2020. Friends and family will raise a toast...
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Staffordshire’s leading college shortlisted for prestigious awards

Outstanding institutions and individuals from across the Further Education (FE) sector have been shortlisted for the prestigious Tes FE Awards 2020. Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group (NSCG) are finalists for the much-coveted title of ‘FE...
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Longton Park to have New Cafe facility

Longton Park is set to have a brand new cafe facility in 2019. Work will see the Aynsley Bowls pavilion in Longton Park - one of Stoke-on-Trent’s biggest parks - converted into a cafe for...

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