A woman was labelled a 'tramp' this week for breastfeeding in public, sparking outrage from supporters worldwide. But what does the law say?Read the full story ›
A mother who was labelled a 'tramp' on social media for breastfeeding in public has spoken of her anger.
Emily Slough has received messages of support from around the world after a photograph of her was posted on the Spotted Rugeley Facebook page, along with an abusive message.
The page has now been taken down and replaced, with the new administrators offering their support to Emily.
Victoria Davies has the full story.
When a young Rugeley mum discovered she'd been photographed and labelled a "tramp" for breastfeeding in public, she decided to take action.Read the full story ›
A loud explosion has been reported and smoke spotted coming from Rugeley Power Station.
The cause of the bang is not yet know, but Staffordshire Fire and Rescue has assured people there is nothing to be concerned about.
A retailer from Rugeley has been found guilty of hygiene offences.
An inspection in October 2012 at West End Wines, Anson Street, found a number of food hygiene issues, including filthy equipment, mouse activity and food at risk of contamination.
Despite previous warnings from officers at the council, Lawrence Duckhouse failed to act to correct the offences and the shop was immediately closed as a result. He was ordered by Stafford Magistrates Court to pay fines and costs totalling £4192.
A new Tesco superstore which has created 240 new jobs for people in Rugeley is set to welcome its first shoppers today.
The 40,000sq ft new store in Power Station Road has taken around seven months to complete.
A total of 72 of the new jobs were filled through the Tesco Regeneration Partnership, which is a scheme designed to help get long-term unemployed people back into work.
Cannock Chase District Council’s cabinet agreed last night to the pilot of a 10p weekday car parking scheme to support Cannock and Rugeley town centres.
The pilot will run from January to June 2014, with the Council hoping it will provide a stimulus to Cannock and Rugeley town centres.