Northern response team and Hanley fire crews receive hydration donation from local business

Officers from Staffordshire Police’s Northern Response Team and local Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service crews, have welcomed a generous businessman to their base in Hanley as he donated snacks and drinks to keep personnel going through the pandemic. Hardeep Badwal, … Continue reading Northern response team and Hanley fire crews receive hydration donation from local business

Staffordshire Police and RSPCA continue fight against ‘cruel’ puppy sales as five raids carried out

Staffordshire Police continued its fight against the “unlawful” and “cruel” sale of seriously poorly puppies across the county in conjunction with the RSPCA this morning (Saturday 30 January) by raiding five addresses believed to be involved. Four addresses in Stoke-on-Trent … Continue reading Staffordshire Police and RSPCA continue fight against ‘cruel’ puppy sales as five raids carried out

Potters ’Arf Marathon organisers aim to bring back race in September

Stoke-on-Trent’s iconic half marathon, the Hanley Economic Building Society Potters ’Arf, is due to return on September 26 after provisional plans were revealed for hundreds of runners to take part. Stoke-on-Trent’s iconic half marathon is due to return on September … Continue reading Potters ’Arf Marathon organisers aim to bring back race in September

Language for Fun partners with Keele University and the BIC to launch new virtual learning platform

Adult language learning provider, Language for Fun has partnered with Keele University and the Staffordshire Business Innovation Centre to launch a new virtual learning environment. When lockdown first hit in March 2020, Language for Fun was faced with making huge … Continue reading Language for Fun partners with Keele University and the BIC to launch new virtual learning platform

Two charged over cannabis production after operation worth nearly £730,000 raided in Newcastle

Officers have charged two men with producing a controlled drug of Class B (cannabis) after a growing operation worth nearly £730,000 was discovered in Newcastle-under-Lyme. We received a call at about 11.15am on Saturday (16 January) from a member of … Continue reading Two charged over cannabis production after operation worth nearly £730,000 raided in Newcastle