With just 112 days to go until the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, StaffsLive explores how the 12 Staffordshire MPs might vote on the Prime Minister’s ‘Brexit deal’ next Tuesday. Members of Parliament from across the country are today sitting in their fourth of five days of debates in the House of Commons, leading up to a crucial vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal.
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Defence Secretary and South Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson made an embarrassing porn blunder on Instagram.
Posting a tired-looking selfie on the photo-based social media site, he wrote: “This is what you look like when you have been traveling all through the night, and everything is so busy when you get back to the UK, it is fair to say I am knackered!”
Staffordshire Police say they have arrested four youths in connection with a knifepoint of a 66-year-old man.
A 12-year-old, two 14-year-olds, and a 15-year-old have been arrested on suspicion of robbery. They all remain in police custody.
Staffordshire Police are hunting a man in connection with a stabbing that left three teenagers injured.
The suspect, who detectives believe to be in his 20s, fled the scene following the attack on Ashfields New Road, Newcastle, just after 7pm last night.
Commuters are facing long delays after both directions of the A500 and A50 were shut due to a vehicle fire.
Independent retailers can earn an extra £1 million between them if people in Longton and Fenton spend £14 or more this Saturday, the MP for Stoke-on-Trent South announced. Jack Brereton MP, whose constituency includes Longton and Fenton, said: “Our town centres are home to an array of independent and small businesses. ‘Small Business Saturday’ is a very good opportunity to get out there and support them.
Detectives in Staffordshire want help from the public to hunt down a suspect in a £13,000 Rolex watch theft.
A man was recorded on CCTV climbing over a gate on Roman Road in Little Aston, Staffordshire.
Stoke-on-Trent South MP Jack Brereton has announced his support for the annual ‘Road Safety Week’ at an event in Parliament.
Staffordshire Police has announced its biggest ever counter terrorism campaign this Christmas as part of the national ACT (Action Counters Terrorism) programme.
Staffordshire Police have issued an ‘urgent’ safety warning after powerful fireworks were stolen from Clough Hall Park in Kidsgrove.
The fireworks, which measure around a foot and a half each, have the potential to kill or cause serious injury, police warned on social media during Bonfire Night tonight.