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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!

Flip Out reveal #July23 Campaign

Easter Sunday

  Flipping heck #July23 is revealed The high flying Flip Out in Stone has raised the curtain to explain what the mysterious bright green #July23 posters and leaflets that have appeared in Stone and the surrounding areas are all about. The popular trampoline arena has revealed that a host of exciting new facilities in a new 4,000 square foot ‘phase ...

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Defending pool champions dumped out!

Stone Pool League

Defending Champions dumped out in night of scotch double 8 ball feast! League action was put on hold as doubles merits took centre stage on Thursday. Rounds 1 to 3 were played over 4 venues, resulting in qualifying semi-finalists. 23 pairs started out, only 4 remain who play down to a winner on 3 November. The Lamb Results: Rd 1 ...

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I dough! Domino’s manager gets married… to Stone


The store manager at Stone’s soon-to-open Domino’s Pizza has become the world’s first person to marry a town as he tied the knot with Stone! The publicity stunt is designed to promote the opening of Stone’s Domino’s takeaway, which will open its doors for the first time on Monday 25th April. The official blessing took place on Lichfield Road and was presided ...

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Fantastic four for Stone Old Alleynians

Stone Old Alleynians

Stone Old Alleynians 1-0 Black Country Rangers Saturday 10th January 2016 Stone Old Alleynians recorded their fourth straight win with a comfortable one-nil victory at home to Black Country Rangers thanks to a Cameron Sinclair strike. The midfielder netted midway through the second half, following a pinpoint pass from substitute Carl Dibden to give his side the lead, one which ...

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Take part in the ALBOS 366 Instagram project in 2016!

We’re launching something new for 2016 on Instagram for those of you who enjoy snapping away with your cameras! As Ferris Bueller once said: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” Introducing the ALBOS 366 Project, a photo a day! The concept of the Instagram project is to take ...

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Rupert wins Aston Marina sausage competition

Aston Marina

Aston Marina’s sausage competition winner has been revealed! Back at the start of November, master butcher Colin Nicholls from Aston Marina farm shop marked British Sausage Week by challenging customers to come up with their own ideas for sausage flavours. With over 50 entries submitted via social media and visitors to the butcher’s counter, a shortlist was drawn up, with the ...

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Cracking Christmas pies and more at Stone Baked

Christmas pies, cakes, quiches, speciality breads and more – you can pre-order them all now from Stone Baked, our High Street artisan bakery. You can call in to the bakery or call 01785 818291 to place your order. And you can see the full range of what’s available on the Stone Baked website. In the run-up to Christmas, there are lots ...

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Woman, 76, suffers head injury in canal fall

Wes Midlands Ambulance

A 76-year-old woman suffered a serious head injury after falling into the canal in Stone this morning while operating a lock. West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Limekiln Lock on the Trent and Mersey Canal in Stone at 9am and sent an ambulance, a rapid response paramedic, a paramedic area support officer and a BASICS doctor to the scene. ...

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New Woolcool factory to open in Stone

A revolutionary, eco-friendly wool based packaging system will save lives around the world and create new jobs in Staffordshire.   Woolcool will officially open its new factory in Stone on July 3. Around 25 jobs have been created with a further 25 planned by the end of the year.   Using 100 per cent pure, clean wool that is too ...

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Match Report : Longton CC 1st XI v Little Stoke CC 1st XI

League: North Staffs and South Cheshire League Premier Division A – 2015 Little Stoke visited Longton looking for a change of fortune having lost three of their last four fixtures. Skipper Gareth Morris won the toss and elected to field and club professional Gurshwin Rabie soon removed former Little Stoke opener Tom Steele with just 18 on the board. However, ...

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