Darts star Phil Taylor from Stoke-on-Trent has been told to hand his estranged wife Yvonne a lump sum of £830,000 by a family court judge.Read the full story ›
More than two hundred employees at a General Electric site in Kidsgrove could face losing their jobs after the company said its decision to move forward with the closure of the site will go ahead.
232 employees will be impacted by the closure of the plant by the end of March 2017.
A spokesperson has said:
We are committed to our customers and are working to ensure there will be no disruption to production deliveries and service support now and in the future.
Employees are the heart of our business, and we recognise this is difficult for our workers and their families."
Five men have been charged with conspiracy to commit burglaries across the UK after a break-in at a jewellery store in Stoke-onTrent.Read the full story ›
Five men are due before magistrates in Newcastle-under-Lyme charged with conspiring to commit burglaries.Read the full story ›
Stationary Vintage Engine Festival: Sat 10th - Sun 11th Sept (Etruria Industrial Museum, Stoke-on-Trent)
This weekend there will be a display of vintage engines at the Etruria Industrial Museum.
Shirley’s 1857 Etruscan Bone & Flint Mill will be in steam and operating from 12.30pm.
Visitors will get the chance to try their hand at creative clay and see an art exhibition in the Canal Warehouse.
“Our Sunday classic vehicle rally is very popular…
The addition of vintage stationary engines on the Saturday, and steaming our 1820 beam engine and Victorian mill on both days makes the weekend a must visit for lovers of vintage mechanics.”
For times, prices and more information visit: www.etruriamuseum.org.uk
Ruth Smeeth is reportedly receiving special protection after receiving a foul-mouthed death threat on Facebook.Read the full story ›
Bony admits there were other options available this summer, but Stoke was ‘the most appealing’.Read the full story ›
The A50 Westbound is closed due to an accident at the Meir Tunnel Interchange in Staffordshire.
Police are directing traffic. It is affecting motorists heading towards Longton, Stoke On Trent.
The A53 Etruria Road is closed in both directions and there are long delays due to an accident between Victoria Street and Sandy Lane / Albert Street in Basford, Stoke-On-Trent.
It's affecting traffic between the D Road and Newcastle.
The A5006 Stoke Road is closed in both directions due to an overturned lorry between Station Road and A500 D Road.
The lorry collided with the bridge and overturned earlier this morning. It is affecting traffic travelling to Hanley and towards the D road.