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County elections: Stone Urban candidates

We’ll go to the polls on Thursday 2nd May to elect a councillor to Staffordshire County Council for the Stone Urban and Stone Rural wards. Here are the candidates’ appeals for your vote for the Stone Urban ward. Polling stations are open between 7am and 10pm. Andrew Illsley (UKIP) I have lived in Stone for the past 25 years having ...

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UKIP leader Farage in Stone on 4th April

UKIP leader Nigel Farage will be pressing the flesh in Stone town centre on Thursday 4th April as part of a two-day tour of the West Midlands ahead of county council elections on 2nd May. Mr Farage will be in the town centre at 1pm before heading to Yarlet and Marston for a protest against HS2. Here’s a press release ...

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Trent Vision Trust press release

Trent Vision Trust – which will be unveiling its plans for development in the Trent Valley area from Friday 1st February – issued a press release today in which it gave a few more details of its plans. Full details, however, won’t be available before the consultation events, which are listed in the press release. Here it is in full… ...

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A34 delays warning as Redhill work starts

People in Stone have been warned of delays on the A34 from Monday 14th January near Junction 14 of the M6 as work gets under way to create the Redhill Employment Park. Redhill is sited off the A34, close to the M6 junction and the A5013 Beaconside roundabout. The start of the project will see lane closures on the A34 ...

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Police forced retirement to be scrapped

Staffordshire’s newly elected Police Commissioner announced plans tonight to scrap the regulation that forces police officer with 30 years’ service to retire. Matthew Ellis said the force has “lost a lot of valuable experience” since the A19 regulation – which requires police officers with more than 30 years’ pensionable service (up to and including chief superintendent) to retire – was put ...

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Be a Totally Locally hero on June 23rd!

Totally Locally – a campaign that encourages local people to shop in their local towns – launches in Stone on Saturday 23rd June with a great Totally Locally Day in the town centre. Stone’s Totally Locally team will be in the Market Square on the day with information of the many special offers and discounts available from the independent shops ...

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Ducklings rescued from Oulton drain

This family of newborn ducklings that fell and became trapped in a drain were rescued in Oulton yesterday by a trio of county council highways workers. The five ducklings, thought to be just three days’ old, became trapped in the gulley on Kibblestone Road in Oulton, near Stone, at 8am yesterday. The team were alerted to the incident by concerned ...

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Brewer Brad calls for beer duty freeze

The owner of Lymestone Brewery has urged people in Stone to back calls for Chancellor George Osborne to freeze beer duty. Ian ‘Brad’ Bradford has backed calls for the Chancellor to ditch the controversial beer duty escalator. A rise in duty in the Budget on March 21st would mean duty on beer will have risen by 42 per cent in ...

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Christmas in Victorian Stone

This month’s History Monthly by Philip Leason, the chairman of Stone Historical Society, looks at Christmas in Victorian Stone, and a traditional festive play that was last staged in the town in 1897 – unless you count a re-enactment in 1988! One of the traditional entertainments at Christmas over the centuries was the performance of a “mummers” or “Guiser’s” play, ...

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Help at hand at new Signpost Centre

A new drop-in centre to help jobseekers has opened in Stone. The Signpost Centre is based in the Frank Jordan Centre in Lichfield Street and gives people the chance to get help on a range of topics such as finding employment or debt advice. The facility also includes an internet cafe with free refreshments. It’s the fourth Signpost centre to have ...

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