A mother and her two children are in hospital after they were rescued from a fire at a house in Baskerville Road in Stoke on Trent. A 22 year old woman and her two children, a six year old boy and a two year old girl, were taken to North Staffordshire hospital. They are in a stable condition.
A mother and two children, aged six and three, are in hospital after a fire at a house in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent. All three are suffering from smoke inhalation and the three-year-old is said to be in a 'very serious condition'.