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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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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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“Bake Off” Star Comes to Sandon Hall

“Great British Bake Off”‘ star Prue Leith is coming to Sandon Hall with the Countess of Harrowby for ‘meet the author’ event. Caroline Sandon, the Countess of Harrowby, will be joined at her Staffordshire home Sandon Hall by great friend – the broadcaster and cookery expert Prue Leith – on Sunday, 19th November for an exclusive literary event. Guests will spend an ...

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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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Wool @J13 2018 Opens Exhibitor Applications

The second annual Wool @ J13 wool and yarn festival at Lower Drayton Farm in May 2018 has now opened up their spots for exhibitors. Taking place just 1 mile from J13 of the M6 in Staffordshire, the highly successful inaugural event in May this year attracted some 1,400 visitors and the organisers are aiming to double that figure in ...

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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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Stone Childminder Wins National Award

Local Childminder Stephanie Brown has won the Exceptional Service Award at the 4th BizMums Awards. Stephanie started her own childminding business due to changes in her personal circumstances with 10 years worth of knowledge of working in nursery’s, and different childcare settings. Research showed there was a need for top quality childcare very early morning, school run, late evenings and over ...

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