Stoke-on-Trent

Man Arrested In M6 Stop For Alleged Firearms Offences And Threats To Kill

Staffordshire Police have arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of firearms offences and threats to kill following an incident this afternoon (November 24). The man, who is from Leeds, has been arrested for possession of a firearm, threats to kill and driving under the influence of alcohol. He was believed to be heading to Stoke-on-Trent […]

Unexplained Death At Wellesley Street In Stoke-on-Trent

Ambulance were called to an address on Wellesley Street, Stoke-on-Trent on Sunday 19 November at 3:46am in relation to a 47 year-old man suffering a cardiac arrest. Sadly the man was pronounced dead upon the ambulance’s arrival. A number of people are helping the police with their enquiries. We ask that if you witnessed anything […]

City Council Road Works – 9th & 10th November 2017

This week the city council will be: ADVANCE WARNING we will be removing the bus lane and resurfacing the approach to the Festival Park roundabout on the A53 Etruria Road tomorrow Thursday 9th November 2017. resurfacing Carrick Place in Hanford on Friday. rebuilding the footpaths in Alderflat Drive on the Newstead Industrial estate. While every […]

Stoke-on-Trent named as UK City of Culture 2021 finalist

Businesses, community groups and civic leaders are celebrating Stoke-on-Trent being named as a finalist for the UK City of Culture 2021 title. The news today sees the city edge one step closer to scooping the coveted accolade, after an announcement by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. There are just five cities left in […]