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I’ve been the technical partner at ALBOS since 2010. Outside of ALBOS I’m a dad of 2 amazing little boys and follow the McLaren formula 1 team and Hull Kingston Rovers rugby league teams!

Stone Late Night Christmas Shopping and Market

Stone Traders Late Night Market

To get everyone in the festive mood this December Stone Town Council have organised a Christmas market shopping event in Stone High Street Taking place on Wednesday 6th December the people of Stone and the wider area are invited to visit the town to enjoy the exclusive range of craft, food and other local stalls, which will be open between ...

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Police warning after deaf people targeted in suspicious incidents

Staffordshire Police are warning deaf people to report any suspicious behaviour after recent incidents in Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle. At 6pm on Tuesday 3 October, a man claiming to be a British sign language interpreter arrived unannounced at a deaf man’s house in Porthill and insisted on taking him to a false hospital appointment. He wasn’t harmed in the incident and ...

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New Stone choral troupe seeks talented young singers

rooftop choral troupe

Youngsters aged 11 + are invited to join a brand new singing troupe based at Rooftop Studios in Stone. ‘Vocal Smash’ will launch with a free taster session on Tuesday 21st November at 6pm to hone skills and learn new songs for performances at a host of competitions and events. The sessions will be led by professional vocalist Kit Henson, ...

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Emma Joustra’s 2018 Calendar

Emma Joustra Calendar

Stone based print and design company Panda Press has announced they’re teaming up with the town’s best known illustrator to sell her 2018 calendar. Panda Press is selling 500 of Emma Joustra’s Beautiful 2018 Stone calendar which would make a great Christmas gift for anyone who loves living in Stone. Emma who draws colourful, fun and highly detailed portraits of ...

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Breast screening service for Stone residents at Stafford’s County Hospital

Stone Breast Screening

From mid November onwards, a potentially lifesaving breast screening service is inviting all ladies from the Stone area who are aged between 47-70 years old  to a routine breast screening appointment at County Hospital, Stafford. Health Improvement Practitioner, Gina Newman is urging all ladies to attend for their appointments. She said “A six-minute appointment can potentially safe your life. Incidents ...

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2017 Stone Remembrance Parade and Service

The Annual Parade, together with Services of Remembrance at the Cenotaph in Granville Square and later at the Parish Church of St. Michael and St. Wulfad, will take place on Sunday 12th November The arrangements for the day are as follows: – 10.15 a.m.           Parade Personnel to assemble at the bottom of the High Street. 10.35 a.m.           Parade to proceed ...

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St. Michael’s Parent Teacher Association Update

Parent Teacher Associations are a fantastic way for parents and guardians to get involved in their local schools through voluntary support and fundraising activities We recently caught up with St. Michael’s First School PTA to hear what they’re up to as the Autumn term is filled with activities that encompass bonfire night and Christmas! The St. Michael’s PTA has a ...

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