Author Angel Zamangwe

News image of 1p coins

The future of the 1p and 2p coins is in the hands of the Treasury, as they believe that there is an decrease in demand for them. 
They are inviting opinions on the mix of coins that are currently in circulation, as it has been proven that most people now use non-cash ways of payment. 

Crime police tape, drive by shooting in stafford

A total of £80,000 worth of illegal tobacco has been seized from shops in Longton, Stoke and Tunstall in a joint operation. 
The operation was conducted by Staffordshire Police, Stoke-on-Trent City Council’s trading standards team and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs and Immigration.

Health Food at the Leek and District Foodbank

Foodbanks across Staffordshire are preparing for increased demand during the winter months.

Statistics revealed to Staffslive by Leek and District Foodbank show that the amount of food distributed increased by 58% in December last year.