Tag Archive for: Staffordshire news

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Season’s Greetings Review

An extended family combined with Christmas chaos, creates comedy gold in Season's Greetings at the New Vic theatre thanks to genius Alan Ayckbourn. As Christmas Eve gets underway finishing touches to the decorations at Neville (Matt Addis)…
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Celebrations for Staffordshire apprentices

Apprentices from Staffordshire were celebrated at an event held at the County Showground in Stafford.
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New Borough Mayor announced

The new Mayor of Newcastle-under-Lyme for 2021-22 is Ken Owen. Full Council voted unanimously for the new mayor at a Full Council meeting on Wednesday 19 May. Ken has been elected as a borough councillor twice, first from 2014-18 and he…
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Families urged to apply for green homes funding

Families in Staffordshire are being encouraged to apply for funding to help make their homes more green and energy efficient. The additional £4.2 million funding from the Government’s Warmer Homes initiative follows the successful delivery…
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Queen’s Award for YMCA North Staffordshire

A North Staffordshire charity is celebrating after receiving a prestigious national award. YMCA North Staffordshire, which has operated within the city for more than 170 years, has been selected for the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in its…
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Thousands join online activities for Staffordshire Day celebrations

A film festival, a virtual market to support local businesses, love letters and author talks were amongst the events for today’s Staffordshire Day celebrations. Thousands of people from across the county joined over 50 online events and…
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Events and Activities for Staffordshire Day

AN exciting programme of events and activities are to take place on Staffordshire Day 2021. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the sixth annual Staffordshire Day, organised by Enjoy Staffordshire with the help of Staffordshire County Council and…
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County’s Poet Laureate to back Staffordshire Day celebrations

Staffordshire’s Poet Laureate Mel Wardle Woodend is the latest to back this year’s Staffordshire Day celebrations on Saturday 1 May. Mel promises a host of poetry activities including a poetry film, an online recital of a specially commissioned…
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Big Pedal campaign launched

Children, parents and teachers are being encouraged to travel to school by bike, foot or scooter as part of a national campaign. Organised by the walking and cycling charity Sustrans and backed by Staffordshire County Council, the Big Pedal…
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Neil Morrissey supporting Staffordshire Day

Actor Neil Morrissey has recorded a message of love to the county as Staffordshire Day approaches. The Stafford-born star, known for his work in The Syndicate, Line of Duty, and Men Behaving Badly, threw his weight behind the Love Letters…
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Nominate for Dignity in Care Awards

People are being reminded that there’s still time to nominate work colleagues, carers, friends and family members for a prestigious award. The Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards, now in their seventh year, recognise the best of the care…