Forensic officers and detectives from Staffordshire Police are on the scene in Stafford town centre.Read the full story ›
Richard Pearson, who owned SP Fireworks, was found guilty of manslaughter following the deaths of two men in 2014.Read the full story ›
Thousands of eight and nine-year-olds will trial a new multiplication check, including these pupils at Silkmore School in Stafford .Read the full story ›
Two armed robbers who threatened staff with a knife and a machete at a supermarket in Stafford have been jailed.Read the full story ›
An inquest is to resume into the death of a woman from Stafford who was struck by a section of timber during a storm last February.Read the full story ›
41-year-old Simon Hillier and Stewart Staples, 57, died in the fire at SP Plastics in Baswich in Stafford in October 2014.Read the full story ›
The A449 in Rising Brook is closed in both directions due to an accident involving a car and a lorry between Rickerscote Road and Hesketh Road.
A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was hit by a car in Stafford.
The accident happened on the junction of Crooked Bridge Road and Prospect Road yesterday afternoon (13 June).
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said:
The cyclist, a man, was initially trapped underneath the car and, once freed, ambulance staff were able to fully assess his condition.
The man had suffered multiple injuries which required advanced trauma care by the doctor and ambulance staff at the roadside.
The man is reportedly in a stable condition and was taken to a specialist major trauma centre Royal Stoke University Hospital.
The disgraced entertainer faces a trial on four other sex offence charges, involving indecent assault on 3 teenage girls in the 70s & 80s.Read the full story ›
Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris will be released from Stafford Prison on Friday, a court has heard.
The Australian-born TV personality has been appearing at his indecent assault trial at Southwark Crown Court via video link from the prison.
But Judge Deborah Taylor told the jury that the 87-year-old was due for release, meaning he will appear in person for the remainder of the trial.
He is facing trial on four sex offence charges.
The jury has previously been told that Harris had already been convicted and sentenced for other offences in 2014.