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Walton Priory Middle School – Open Evening

Walton Priory Middle School - Open Evening

Walton Priory Middle School in Stone will be holding an open evening on Wednesday 1st November. The school takes children in the 9 to 13 range, years 5 to 8, and prides itself on small class sizes, well qualified staff and a rich curriculum. You can find more information about the school on their website www.waltonpriorymiddleschool.co.uk or they can be ...

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Pick your own pumpkin near Stone

Pick Your Own Pumpkin

Halloween is just around the corner so here’s where you can pick your own pumpkin in the Stone area Halloween is celebrated on the 31st of October and the pumpkin is often the centre piece of the decorations. Although local fruit & veg shops as well as supermarkets stock these mammoth orange squashes there’s something special about roaming around a ...

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Stone Food and Drink Festival – Weekend Review

Stone’s most anticipated foodie weekend, Stone Food & Drink Festival, is over for another year. And what a weekend it has been!   The last day saw team ALBOS on our third & final cookery masterclass, our second with iCookIndian, this time whipping up some tasty channa masala, pilau rice and naan breads. Once again Amarpal & the team led ...

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Real Ale Trail returns for 2017 food festival

Real Ale Trail

Real Ale fans will be delighted to hear that Stone will once again play host to a Real Ale Trail during food festival week, from Monday 2ndOctober – Sunday 8th October Each year the trail goes from strength to strength and this year no less than 15 pubs are taking part – including: The Pheasant The Borehole The Talbot Langtry’s The Crown and Anchor Granvilles The ...

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Stone Food and Drink Festival – Early Bird Offers

Stone Food & Drink Festival crowds on Westbridge Park in 2016

Tickets are already selling fast for Staffordshire’s biggest gastronomic gathering, set to take place on 6, 7 & 8 October on Stone’s Westbridge Park Three-day tickets are currently subject to a special ‘Early Bird’ deal of £12 per ticket (normal price £15) for online purchases until Saturday 9th September 2017. From thereon online advance tickets will be available for a ...

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The Stone High Street Shuffle

Late summer and early autumn brings a change to the High Street landscape as four shops move into newly refurbished units First of all Zeta will be moving from it’s current location down at the bottom end of the High Street up to what was formally Greggs bakery.  The move is happening at the end of August and will see ...

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Wedding Belles ring out in Stone

Stone bridal boutique Queenies Belles has been re-branded as Wedding Belles following a change of ownership We reported back in April that following a change in their personal circumstances the current owner was looking to find a buyer for the successful wedding dress business. Claire Sutton had been looking to open up her own wedding dress shop when she spotted ...

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Stone’s Late Night Shopping Event a Success

Stone Town Council’s late night shopping event was a resounding success last night With a mixture of market stalls, rides, musical entertainment and late night opening for a lot of the town centre shops there was a nice buzz around the place as a steady stream of people wandered in to the town. Here’s some of feedback from our Facebook ...

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