Stoke-on-Trent City Council are planning major cutbacks to how homelessness is dealt with. Leaders at the council are planning on reducing funding.
A review carried out by The Care Quality Commission says elderly people in Stoke-on-Trent have “poor quality experiences”.
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.
Two men have been seriously injured in a road traffic collision this morning in which one man was dragged from a burning car and the other was trapped because of the damage caused.
Bonfire Night is an important event in the winter season for many families, with gleaming firework displays, food and entertainment on offer.
However, the extremely loud event can be very traumatising for your pets.
Channel 4 and Cancer Research UK have teamed up to bring us their annual fundraising campaign Stand Up To Cancer, in a bid to bring the UK together to raise money for and improve cancer research.
A gas pipe was leaking in a Stoke-on-Trent street for more than 12 months before it was noticed, it has emerged.
The leak, on the corner of The Orchards and Blurton Road, in Blurton, was only reported when a member of the public from a different estate walking his dog noticed the smell.
Members of the public have signed a petition to urge city council chiefs to install sprinklers and make tower blocks safer following the death of Zainab Adam and her 6-year-old daughter, Tafaoul Fadoul.
Staffordshire Police have launched a campaign to raise awareness of coercive and abusive behaviour and encourage victims to come forward.
The ‘We are on your side’ campaign comes as new figures how more than 500 cases have been dealt with by police in just two years.