Burslem

Two Arrested On Suspicion Of Drugs Offences In Burslem

Two Walsall men, aged 29 and 44, were arrested after their white Seat Leon was stopped in Scotia Road, Burslem, just before midday yesterday. Staffordshire Police report that a quantity of heroin, crack cocaine and cannabis with an estimated street value of around £1,000 was seized. The men were arrested for possession with intent to […]

PREVIEW – Vale v Grimsby Town

Vale go in search of a win against the Mariners The news about Neil Aspin and John Rudge has given everybody associated with the club a massive lift and has given the supporters the belief that their club can gets itself out of the mess it is in – just don’t expect instant success. We […]

PREVIEW: Stevenage v Port Vale

PREVIEW: Stevenage v Port Vale Vale face another long away trip this weekend, probably feeling a little down after their recent mini revival came to a halt when they were beaten at home by promotion-seeking Accrington Stanley in midweek. Perhaps Vale would prefer to be on their travels – after all, they haven’t managed to […]

PREVIEW: A look ahead to the visit of Wycombe Wanderers

A look ahead to the visit of Wycombe Wanderers Vale welcome back one familiar face on Saturday afternoon when Wycombe Wanderers are the visitors to Vale Park for the Valiants’ first home game of the season. Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth is understandably still spoken about fondly in and around Burslem when supporters recall his spell […]

When Lemmy And Ozzy Rocked Burslem!

Were you at Vale Park in 1981 when Lemmy’s Motörhead and Ozzy Osbourne shook the stadium? It’s been a long time since there was such a big gig in Burslem but the club are trying to bring this type of event back. In light of Lemmy having a blue plaque unveiled at the football club […]

Three Arrested Following Vehicle Pursuit

Staffordshire Police have arrested three men following a vehicle pursuit in the Burslem and Tunstall areas late on Sunday night.  Our officers, together with colleagues from the Central Motorway Police Group, the force helicopter and dog support unit, were all involved in locating the suspects. A suspected stolen vehicle, a silver Vauxhall Vectra, failed to stop […]

Burslem Festival – Lineup – 30th April 2017 & 1st May 2017

Burslem Festival will again take place on Sunday 30th April 2017 and 1st May 2017. Expect two days of live music, a fairground, Ikon car club, Pebbles Legacy dog show, stalls on Swan Square, Open Top Bus (Stantons of Stoke),  plus loads to do for the entire family. There will be a “Soap Box Derby” […]

Burslem Property Gets Hit With Closure Order

A Burslem property which was a magnet for anti-social behaviour has been closed down for three months. Officers from Stoke North Local Policing Team (LPT), with support from colleagues at Stoke-on-Trent City Council, applied for the Closure Order, which was granted by magistrates in Newcastle-under-Lyme today (Fri). The application for the premises on Brickhouse Street […]