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Joule’s Brewery Acquires Crown Wharf Land

Crown Wharf

Joule’s Brewery has today confirmed that they have acquired the land adjacent to the Trent and Mersey canal as it passes through Stone town centre. The plot is known as Crown Wharf and was a part of the original Joule’s Brewery warehouse operation when the company exported Stone Ales from Liverpool docks around the world. Joule’s was the first English ...

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Great Atmosphere at Late Night Shopping and Market

Father Christmas at the Market

Once again the residents of Stone came out in force to support the Stone Town Council organised late night shopping and market. Stone is really getting the hang of late night shopping and late night markets as people came in and out of the town last night to partake in the shopping and market. Whilst the majority of the town ...

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Stone Town Council Secures Additional Free Parking

Stone Police Station Parking

Stone Town Council has secured the use of the car park at the rear of the former Stone Police Station as an additional free shoppers car park for the Christmas and New Year period. The Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner has supported an approach from the Town Council to make this currently unused space on the edge of the town ...

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Hundreds turn out for Christmas Lights Switch On

Last night was the annual tradition of turning on the Stone Christmas lights and hundreds flocked to the town centre to see just that! The hats, scarves and gloves made an appearance in Stone last night as the clear and chilly night made the perfect backdrop to the Stone Town Council Christmas lights switch on. Couples, old and young, families ...

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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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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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Stone 2017 Christmas Lights Switch On

This years Christmas lights switch on will take place on Thursday 16th November A highlight for Stone families is the annual Christmas lights swtich on, fair and market.  Stone Town Council have once again planned an evening of family fun to kick off the festive celebrations. The evening will start off at 5pm and the High Street and Market Square ...

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Canal volunteers greet Stone travellers

Canal and River Trust Volunteers

On Saturday morning five Canal and River Trust volunteers, along with two CRT managers, spent the morning meeting and greeting the public of Stone as they walked or traveled along the canal towpath by Boatyard lock. The volunteers, who help maintain the canal and the locks, showed the many interested passers by the work that they do and what has ...

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