Home > Search Results for: westbridge (page 20)

Search Results for: westbridge

Show goes on for Stone bonfire and fireworks

This year’s bonfire and firework display at Westbridge Park will be taking place on Saturday 2nd November – although the event was almost cancelled. Click HERE for full details of this year’s event. Stone Town Charity Bonfire and Firework Committee say they were informed recently by Stafford Borough Council that permission to use Westbridge Park for this year’s Fireworks and ...

Read More »

Free parking on two Saturdays before Christmas

Motorists will be able to park for free in Stone town centre over two weekends in the run-up to Christmas. Stafford Borough Council has waived parking charges for motorists on its car parks in Stone and Stafford on the two Saturday afternoons before Christmas Day. People won’t be charged for parking after 1pm on Saturday 14th and 21st December. The ...

Read More »

Stone Food and Drink Festival competition

The countdown is on for this year’s Stone Food and Drink Festival – and you can win a pair of three-day tickets (plus a glass of Champagne or a cocktail each from the brand new Piano Bar) in this competition. There are events in the town from Saturday 28th September, with the big festival weekend from Friday 4th to Sunday ...

Read More »

Mayor’s monthly blog – July/August

Duck races, fashion shows, the return of a piece of Stone’s Medieval history, celebrations for Trinity Skills for Life’s 10th anniversary, the opening of St Dominic’s Hall’s new community garden – and lots more! Another busy month for Stone town mayor Jill Piggott and husband Cliff. Here’s the mayor’s latest blog post for A Little Bit of Stone… Saturday 13th ...

Read More »

Bronze for Jazz at World Cup canoe event

Young canoeists from Stafford and Stone Canoe Club on Westbridge Park took part in a World Cup tournament in Bratislava as part of a GB Canoeing development team. Thanks to Dave Royle for this report… As the World Championships will take place very shortly in Prague, GB Canoeing decided to take a development team of mostly under-23s to the finals ...

Read More »

Russian scouts visit fire service HQ in Stone

Twenty-six scouts from Russia got the lowdown on Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service on a visit to fire service HQ in Stone. The children and teenagers – 26 from Russia and 14 from Eccleshall – tried using hoses, toured fire control, the smoke house and appliances and learned about breathing apparatus and other firefighting equipment at the service’s headquarters at ...

Read More »

Get on your bike this weekend!

There are two guided bike rides in Stone on Sunday (21st July) as part of the Sky Ride Local programme. The first, starting at 10am, is called ‘Sights Around Stone’. Meet at the Christchurch car park off Christchurch Way to take part in the 16-mile ride. Lots more details and a map HERE. The second, starting at 2pm from Westbridge ...

Read More »

Lizzie follows gold with World Cup silver

Stone’s Lizzie Neave paddled her way to her second medal of the 2013 canoe slalom World Cup series when she clinched silver at Seu D’Urgell in the Spanish Pyrenees on Sunday (7th July). Lizzie – a member of Stafford and Stone Canoe Club on Westbridge Park and a London 2012 Olympian – finished in second place in the women’s K1, ...

Read More »
Loading...