Local from Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
Charity says lottery cash will mean they can boost the confidence and aspirations of more youngsters
More youngsters in Stoke-on-Trent will get help to reach their potential, thanks to a lottery grant to a local charity.
Woman jailed after admitting stealing over £200,000 from Staffordshire council
An assistant town clerk has been jailed for four years after she admitted to stealing more than £200,000 of public funds.
New funds for sexual abuse support in Staffordshire
A new pilot programme has been created to support families of people who have been victims of sexual abuse.
Man rescued from vehicle stuck in floods
Cheshire Fire and Rescue have been deployed to help a man in a stranded vehicle.
Newcastle Borough Council vow to put safety first for taxi users
A new licensing policy has been approved by councillors in Newcastle who say ensuring the safety of the public is “an absolute priority.”
Empty homes set to be brought back into use
Around £1 million could be raised by Stafford Borough Council if a new strategy to tackle empty homes gets the go-ahead.
A500 reopened following flooding and crash
A closure on the A500 in north Staffordshire this morning has now been lifted.