Staffordshire

Murder arrest after woman found stabbed in Stoke-on-Trent

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Sat, 05/25/2019 - 18:52
A 46-year-old man from the Stoke area was arrested in connection with the death and remains in custody.
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M6 crash shuts motorway in Staffordshire

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Sat, 05/25/2019 - 15:25
All four lanes northbound were shut along with three of four southbound between junctions 15 and 16.
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Scott Burgess: Port Vale sign Bury midfielder on one-year deal

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 17:03
League Two side Port Vale sign Bury midfielder Scott Burgess on a one-year deal.
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Cannock DFS crash: Men seriously injured in police pursuit

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:23
A Volkswagen involved in a police pursuit ploughs into the front of a furniture store in Cannock.
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Bichon frise Gemma dies after dog attack in Burslem park

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:43
Bichon frise Gemma was fatally attacked by "a great white dog" in a park, her owner says.
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Stoke-on-Trent death: Two arrests after body found

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 12:54
Two women are arrested after a 30-year-old woman died in Fenton on Thursday.
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Stoke-on-Trent driving instructor jailed over sex attacks

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:44
Martyn Rees raped a 14-year-old and "abused his position" to prey upon some pupils, police say.
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HS2 boss: Business case for Northern extension is 'clear'

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 07:39
Mark Thurston says the "real prize" for the UK would be the completion of the high-speed rail network.
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Prison officers 'ignoring' body-worn video camera rules

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:05
Concerns are raised over guards' "reluctance" to record their use of force and response to disorder.
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'Broken' mum lost dead son's locket after Fenton visit

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 19:52
Michaela Simkins said the silver keepsake contained a photo of her late son and a lock of his hair.
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Jake Buxton: Burton Albion captain signs new one-year deal

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:36
Burton Albion captain Jake Buxton signs a new one-year deal with the League One side.
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John-Joe O'Toole: Burton Albion sign former Northampton Town midfielder

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:05
Burton Albion sign John-Joe O'Toole on a free transfer after the midfielder ends his five-year spell at Northampton Town.
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English councils 'face £50bn funding black hole'

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:00
A lobby group says councils could resort to providing the "bare minimum" because of rising costs.
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Hednesford deaths: Couple's post-mortems 'inconclusive'

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 14:43
Jacqueline Matthews, 49, and 27 year-old Jordan Regan were found dead in a house on 16 May.
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Gordon Banks: World Cup winner's contracts up for sale

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:33
The three contracts date from Banks's time at Leicester and Stoke, either side of his World Cup win.
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Port Vale: John Askey to stay as manager of League Two club on three-year deal

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 10:42
John Askey is to remain as manager of Port Vale after signing a three-year contract with the League Two club.
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Charlie Adam: Scotland cap 'not ruling anything out' after release by Stoke

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 21:21
Charlie Adam is open to a return to his native Scotland following his release by Stoke City.
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Police watchdog investigates man's death in Stoke-on-Trent

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 13:43
The man died after being detained by the public amid reports of damage to a parked car.
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Passengers evacuated as train catches fire in Willaston

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 17:22
About 50 people had to get off the train at a crossing in Willaston, Cheshire.
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War horse statue unveiled at National Memorial Arboretum

BBC Staffordshire News Feed - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 16:30
The Free Spirit statue is a memorial for more than a million horses used during World War One.
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