19-year-old Nathan Bates was found dead in Burslem on October 11th. Today around 700 people attended his funeral at Swan Bank Methodist Church, family and friends alike. The former Co-op Academy student was described as having ‘A heart of Gold’ and was his father’s ‘Pride and joy’. During the service, donations were taken in order to fundraise for the neonatal unit at Royal Stoke University Hospital.
Staffordshire Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves burgled a charity warehouse in the middle of last night, (November 4).
Staffordshire Police have named two men found dead within hours of each other in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent.
Teenager Nathan Bates, aged 19, and Robert Goodwin, aged 57, where found in two separate locations last Thursday, October 11.
Staffordshire Police are continuing to search for evidence related to the deaths of two men found in Burslem.
Police and detectives from the Major and Organised Crime department are today (October 15) coordinating a search around Barnfield Road, Burslem to locate any clues that will help establish the circumstances of the two deaths.
Staffordshire Police have uncovered a cannabis factory in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent in the early hours of Wednesday (18 April).
Port Vale Manager Neil Aspin is looking for his players to be “brave” ahead of their clash with Wycombe on Saturday (3pm).
Vale will be looking to get the vital points they need to send them further up the table, away from the relegation zone.
Under-fire Port Vale owner Norman Smurthwaite has challenged angry Port Vale fans to raise more than £800,000 if they want him to leave the club before the end of the season.
After an inconsistent spell during his loan at Port Vale, Marcus Harness is hoping that he can make an impact before the end of the season.
Port Vale manager Neil Aspin has criticised the Football League after the club’s postponed match at Barnet was re-arranged for next Tuesday.
Aspin believes his side have been unlucky with the recent fixture pile up.
A personal trainer from Stoke-on-Trent has been jailed for sexually touching women while giving them recovery massages.
Mohsen Dastvard, 37, of Baird Court, Burslem, pleaded guilty to the charges on February 2.