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Newcastle-under-Lyme is a vibrant market town in Staffordshire. The town is home to restaurants, bars and independent stores, sports and leisure facilities, a theatre and more. Various outdoor events take place in Newcastle-under-Lyme throughout the year from musical festivals to craft and food fairs. The New Vic Theatre is a short walk from the town centre where visitors can enjoy a range of acclaimed plays and productions in the round.

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Lottery of Fun for Fundraising

More than a dozen residents have struck lucky in a weekly lottery which benefits good causes in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Two Newcastle residents, supporting Castle Capers Gang Show, have won £2,000 after matching five numbers in the latest draw...
North Staffordshire Parent Group

Vital Funding for North Staffs Parent Support Group

North Staffordshire Parent Support Group is celebrating after being awarded £40,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work to help local families and their children who are born prematurely and those born with...

Future Journalist Awards 2020

An annual competition which aims to discover the next generation of journalists and vloggers has launched at Staffordshire University. The Future Journalist Awards is open to young people aged seven to 18 and to enter,...

The Prince and the Pauper Review

The Prince and the Pauper at the New Vic is a festive treat you will not want to miss…. From the moment the play starts the audience is captivated, engrossed and instantly drawn into the...

College ranked in second place nationally

Staff and students at Staffordshire’s leading college are celebrating after a sector league table confirms Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group (NSCG) is one of the top colleges in the country. At the Association of Colleges...

Potters Fan fulfils biggest wish

When lifelong Stoke City fan Brian Tansley moved to not-for-profit care village, Belong Newcastle-under-Lyme, his support workers granted one of his biggest wishes - which was to visit to see his favourite football team...

Unwanted beds needed for charity Emmaus North Staffs

Charity Emmaus North Staffs are appealing for unwanted beds and mattresses to be donated to their Emmaus Furniture Mine store in Hanley. The charity - which helps to support the most vulnerable in society, in...

Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group judged Outstanding by Ofsted

Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group (NSCG) has become the first further education provider in England to achieve the top grades in every area of Ofsted’s recently reformed Education Inspection Framework (EIF). The rigorous week long...

Winners of 2019 Business Boost Awards

Business growth and potential were under the spotlight as the Newcastle-under-Lyme Business Boost competition unveiled its 2019 winners. A diverse range of finalists took to the stage for the awards event held at Newcastle-under-Lyme College’s...

Gym and Tonic Review

Gym and Tonic by John Godber is a play we can all relate to. From the opening scene there is line after line of humour cleverly crafted with everyday human experiences and relationships. At Scardale Hall...

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