People in crisis are being turned away from Stoke-on-Trent foodbanks after demand doubled.
Staff at foodbanks in Hanley and Stoke have had to restrict donations to pensioners and those with children under 16.
A final call has been made for volunteers to take part in a charity skydive.
The Peter Pan Nursery, based in Newcastle-under-Lyme, will host the event on July 20.
Burslem could play host to a new FM station if an application for a licence gets the go-ahead.
Volunteers from 6 Towns Radio are hoping to take their station “to the next level”.
Residents have been sharing their memories of life in Longton.
A stall in the local market gave people the chance to record their thoughts on life in years gone by.
A Stoke-on-Trent mum who won £95,000 on ‘Deal or No Deal’ has been sentenced to 12 months community service after admitting benefit fraud.
Caroline Banana, 40, of Whiteridge Grove, Bentilee, was ordered to complete 215 hours of unpaid work.
Labour leader Ed Miliband has visited Newcastle-under-Lyme to launch his party’s six-point plan to boost the economy.
His proposals form the alternative to next week’s Queen’s Speech – an annual event where the government outlines key laws it intends to introduce in the coming months.