Author: Duncan Newell

Planned Tower Block Improvements For Stoke-on-Trent

A planned programme of improvements to council high-rise tower blocks and sheltered housing complexes has today (Thursday) been announced, as part of work to continue to enhance living standards for tenants.  Stoke-on-Trent City Council has already committed significant multi-million pound investment in its housing stock over the next five years, as part of its work […]

Drugs And Stolen Goods Seized In Hanley

Staffordshire Police carried out a drugs warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at a property in Denbigh Street, Hanley yesterday (7 June). This warrant was obtained from intelligence from local officers and members of the public and is part of our continued fight against controlled drugs that blight communities. Four males were discovered at the […]

Chief Constable Of Staffordshire Police Joins Bobbies To Launch Fundraising Cycle Ride

Jane Sawyers, Chief Constable of Staffordshire Police, met up with members of the Bobbies on Bikes 4 Kids cycling team last week to launch their annual cycling challenge.   This year the team of 18 Staffordshire Police officers will travel from Stoke-on-Trent with their sights set on the Welsh mountains where they will take in […]

One Love Manchester – Concert Lineup & Full Details

Tonight is the “One Love Manchester” concert and Ariana Grande’s manager has said the One Love Manchester concert will “go ahead with greater purpose” following the London attack. Scooter Braun tweeted that “all artists involved have been unwavering in their support this morning and are determined to carry on with the show“. Proceeds from the […]

Tech Team Show Podcast – May 2017

Here is your chance to listen to the May edition of the 6 Towns Radio Tech Team Show Podcast, a look back at the top technology news story’s from May 2017. You can find us on Facebook ( ) and on Twitter ( ) all our Tech Team Shows are available as a listen again on Mixcloud […]

UK Terror Threat Reduced To Severe

Threat level to the UK from international terrorism is lowered to severe. The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) has changed the UK threat level from international terrorism from CRITICAL to SEVERE. The current threat level means an attack is highly likely. The threat level had been raised to CRITICAL on Tuesday in the aftermath of […]

M6 Collision – Carriageway Now Open

Staffordshire Police can confirm the southbound carriageway of the M6 is now fully reopen following a fatal collision this morning. All three lanes between J15 (Stoke South) and J14 (Stafford North) have opened and traffic is slowly moving, although there are long delays. Thank you to motorists for their patience and understanding. An investigation into the […]