A Staffordshire care home has been fined £133k after the death of a woman, 91, who froze to death in the grounds of the home.
The timeline for what has been a stop-start summer for the Smiler.
A former Stoke-on-Trent man has been sent to prison for 15 years after he pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of a mother and her son.
Reports of a lane closed on the exit slip road of the M54 eastbound between J1 A460 (Wolverhampton / Cannock) and M6 J10A due to an accident.
St. George's Park in Burton upon Trent in Staffordshire is becoming the first FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence in England.
The unveiling of the certificate by FIFA will take place today at 1.45pm in the Indoor Sports Hall at St. George's Park.
Both players and the general public will be able to use the new medical facilities.
Ramblers in Derbyshire are being urged to keep their eyes peeled for a man who went missing from his Staffordshire home on Thursday.
Stephen Cotton, aged 37, was last seen in the morning in Newcastle, driving his white Peugeot van with the words 'Right Fix' on the side.
Officers now believe Stephen, from Ford Green Road in Stoke-on-Trent, may be in the Matlock area of Derbyshire.
Mountain rescue have been called in, as well as police helicopters, to help in the search - and anyone hiking through the area has been urged to stay alert as well.
He is white, 6ft 3ins tall, with green eyes, short brown hair and a goatee beard.
There are long delays and queueing traffic on the M6 after two accidents on the northbound carriageway.
Two lanes are closed due to an accident at J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway / A38 Tyburn Road, with congestion back to J5 A452 (Castle Bromwich).
And two lanes are closed due to a crash between a car and a lorry at J10A M54, with tailbacks to J10 A454 / B4464 (Wolverhampton / Walsall).
More than 600 home owners in Staffordshire are protesting over a planning application to erect wind turbines close to their properties.
Residents of Aston Lodge Park, in Stone, say it's been fast tracked and say they were only given 14 days to file objections..
Staffordshire Borough Council say all legal requirements were met.
A man has died after the van he was driving collided with a lorry in Staffordshire.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called shortly after 2:50pm to the A38 southbound carriageway between the north and south exits for Burton-upon-Trent.
The driver was confirmed dead at the scene.
– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
“Unfortunately nothing could be done to save the van driver and he was confirmed dead at the scene.
The lorry driver, a man believed to be in his forties or fifties, had back pain. He was immobilised with the use of a spinal board and neck collar and was taken to Queen’s Hospital in Burton.
Due to the investigation into the crash, there have been long delays in the area.”
A man died after being thrown from his car in a three-vehicle crash in Staffordshire today.
The man was travelling along the A5 Watling Road in Norton Canes at around 11.20am when his car crashed with two others.
When paramedics arrived, they found he was in traumatic cardiac arrest and he was confirmed dead at the scene.
The second driver, a man in his 70s, cut his head in the crash and was taken to Wolverhampton's New Cross Hospital suffering with shock.
Both cars were badly damaged in the smash.
A family travelling in the third car, which was only slightly damaged, were not injured.
The crash caused major traffic delays along the A5, with the main road being closed in both directions until shortly after 5pm.
A 40-year-old man has appeared before magistrates in Cannock today, charged with the kidnap of two toddlers in Stoke-on-Trent last week.
The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was today remanded in custody and is due to appear at Stafford Crown Court on November 11. He is charged with two counts of kidnap, one count of assault and two breaches of non-molestation orders.
CCTV footage which shows the consequences of motorists not slowing down or paying attention when driving through roadworks has been released by the Highways Agency.
A man from Staffordshire, Gordon Davies, spent weeks in intensive care after he was hit by a driver who overshot a bend in Lichfield a year ago.