We have another bank holiday weekend where the weather forecast is not as dry and bright as we would like, but there will be some sunshineRead the full story ›
Staffordshire had the lowest Police & Crime Commissioner Election turnout in the country in 2012. How will 2016’s candidates change that?Read the full story ›
Snow showers, hail, sleet, thunder, arctic winds it's all to come over the next few days in the East and West Midlands.Read the full story ›
Expect a blast of wintry weather over the coming days with no let up until later in the weekRead the full story ›
Chanda Chauhan has spoken publicly for the first time since the accident.Read the full story ›
The Health and Safety Executive has released pictures of the wrecked carriages from the Smiler crash.Read the full story ›
The judge in the Alton Towers case has warned the Staffordshire theme park to expect a "very large fine".
The owner has admitted breaching health and safety laws over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.
It will be referred to the Crown Court for sentencing.
The operators of Alton Towers have admitted breaching health and safety laws over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.
BREAKING: Alton Towers operator Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd plead guilty of health and safety breaches @itvnews
Merlin Entertainments plead guilty to one count of failing to discharge duty under health and safety act in relation to Smiler accident
The owner of Alton Towers has admitted breaching health and safety laws over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.Read the full story ›
Five people were seriously injured on the ride in June last year after their carriage collided with a stationary carriage on the same track.Read the full story ›