The Staffordshire club who produced England rugby star Dan Robson have finally got their season up and running, after Longton Rugby Club hammered Moseley Oak 39-14 last Saturday. It has not been the greatest of starts for George Glenn’s men following relegation to the Midlands One West Division, with his side enduring a poor run of ten consecutive defeats in the buildup to the clash with the Oak.
Stoke-on-Trent South MP Jack Brereton has backed PM Theresa May’s leadership, following recent cabinet resignations.
Stoke-on-Trent South MP Jack Brereton gave the Communities Minister Jake Berry a tour of Longton town centre today.
Longton Rugby coach George Glenn has said that despite the team’s poor start to the…
A former soldier from Stoke-on-Trent died after his lorry smashed into another truck which had broken down on the A500, an inquest heard.
Roman Parsons, 30, of Bank Top, Blurton, died on November 24, 2017 after crashing into the rear of another heavy goods vehicle.
A 45-year-old man has been jailed for four years for supplying monkey dust and possessing Samurai swords.
Mark Heath, 45, of Marlow Road, Longton, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply a Class B drug, and possessing a bladed article in a public place at an earlier hearing.
A 41-year-old man was jailed for 10 years after pleading guilty to a series of burglaries across Staffordshire and North wales.
Edward Deleany, aged 41, of Thorton Moor, Hilton, Cheshire was jailed for 10 years at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court today (October 5) for his part in the conspiracy to commit ten distraction burglaries.
A 37-year-old man who was found with inappropriate images of children has been jailed today at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court (April 13).
Gordon Quick, 37, of Lightwood Road, Longton, was arrested on June 27 2017, after police conducted a search of his property.
Longton Rugby captain George Glenn says they have to treat every game as a cup final in their survival bid.
Longton are currently on a poor run of form having not won in six games. They are also only one place above the relegation zone, with Newbold only six points behind them.
Forty new pay-and-display machines have been installed at parking locations across Stoke-on-Trent where drivers can pay by card and contactless.
The system has been introduced as part of a £400,000 investment by Stoke-on-Trent City Council.