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Stone 10k – entries now open

stone 10k

Entries are now open for the Stone 10k road race, which takes place this year on Sunday 19th June. This year’s will be the 22nd time that the popular two-lap race around the town has taken place. It’s grown into a permanent fixture in the running calendar, with people travelling from all over the country to take part. It’s one of the flattest ...

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Badminton tournament victory for Alleyne’s students


A team of Year 11 students from Alleyne’s Academy in Stone won the Stafford and District badminton tournament on 21st January.  The badminton players are pictured below following their victory – from the left are Matt Pontin, Ben Harvey, Ciaran O’Brien, Shattom Ghosh and Rhys Warfield. Congratulations to all of them! Coached by teachers Miss Patrick and Mr Molloy, the boys’ performance ...

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Stone and District Pool League: week 1 round-up

Stone Pool League

The Crown Street Garage Stone and District Pool League 2016 season has got under way and we’ll be following all the action this year. Sixteen teams from in and around Stone will battle it out for the trophy over the next few months. Here’s a round-up of the first week of matches. Joker 6 – 2 Longton Snooker Last year’s ...

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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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Racketlon gold medal for St Dom’s sports teacher Barbara


Congratulations to St Dominic’s Priory School sports teacher Barbara Capper, who won a gold medal for Team GB at the racketlon European Championships. Racketlon is a combination sport where competitors play a sequence of the four most popular racket sports – table tennis, badminton, squash and tennis. Barbara competed in the team and individual events and dominated the Ladies Senior competition, winning the ...

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Last-minute equaliser denies Stone Dominoes

Stone Dominoes

Walsall Phoenix 3 Stone Dominoes 3 Staffs County League Division One Saturday 5th December 2015 A late Nick Glover goal earned Stone Dominoes a point away from home which keeps Dom Ryder and Kyle Adams’ side in third place just behind their opponents. Ash Cooper had put Dominoes ahead late in the first half but Kyle Barrington levelled for the home ...

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