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Housing Plans for former Royal Doulton Works in Burslem

Plans to transform the former Royal Doulton Works, in Burslem have been submitted. Civic leaders have welcomed plans brought forward to develop a redundant factory site and build new homes for the city. Developer St Modwen...
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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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Activities to Celebrate Stories for Half-Term

Guardians of a mysterious book will take over Stoke-on-Trent libraries this half term as part of a new project celebrating reading and writing. The characters from The Mysterious Case of the Four Quarters will take...
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Foster Carers recognised at City-wide Celebration

More than 150 foster carers and their families came together to share experiences and celebrate their work to support vulnerable children and young people across Stoke-on-Trent. The event, held by Stoke-on-Trent City Council at Port...
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Scouts Bid for the Record Books

Youngsters from Newcastle-under-Lyme are keeping their fingers crossed that they could enter the Guinness Book of World Records. They attempted to create the largest ever human fleur-de-lis whilst taking part in a scout camp in...
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CounterCoin and The Challenge

CounterCoin - an innovative volunteer reward scheme - is to host a large scale event in Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme. CounterCoin is attempting to redefine the relationship between business and the community and will hold “The...
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SUNRISE Project launched in Staffordshire

Sixteen urban sites in North Staffordshire are to benefit from a share of £3.6 million of funding – to create new wildlife habitats, improve water quality and reduce flooding. The SUNRISE (Stoke and Urban Newcastle...
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Council Acts on Climate Change

Measures aimed at making Newcastle-under-Lyme “carbon neutral” in little more than a decade are moving forward. The Borough Council is stepping up its efforts on the green agenda in a move which should increase the...
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Stoke-on-Trent parks receive prestigious award

Three Stoke-on-Trent parks have been recognised for their beauty in a national competition. Burslem Park, Longton Park and Park Hall Country Park are among 1,970 UK parks and green spaces – and 131 in 13...
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Female Prisoners Exhibition at the Brampton Museum

An exhibition at Brampton Museum opens up the dark world of female prisoners at Stafford Prison using photographs taken more than 100 years ago. The exhibition creator - artist Ruth Singer - has brought the...

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