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.
A Stoke-on-Trent education chief has called on the Government to help the city’s struggling academies.
Cllr Janine Bridges spoke out after latest Ofsted reports show Stoke-on-Trent schools are 141 out of 151 in UK league tables.
Residents in Longton are celebrating after plans to build executive homes on green land off Lightwood Road were thrown out.
Stoke-on-Trent City Council’s planning committee rejected plans by St Modwen Properties to build more than 100 homes which could have been completed as early as 2021.
Many of us would love to help dogs and cats living at local shelters this winter, but let’s face it – everyone is very busy at this time of year. There often aren’t enough hours in the day to accomplish our own tasks, let alone volunteer, and money can also tight around Christmas time.
Campaign groups in Stoke-on-Trent are fighting back against plans to close community hospital beds.
Residents, councillors and relatives have launched a postcard campaign to lobby Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt after the loss of Longton Cottage, Cheadle and a ward at Hayward.
Volunteers and staff at Royal Stoke University Hospital have raised £70,000 to buy a heart ultrasound scanner for the Children’s Intensive Care Unit.
The hi-tech machine can scan all children – from premature babies to 16-year-olds.
Longton Rugby Club blindside flanker Mikey Allen has stressed the importance of this weekend’s match against Scunthorpe.
The team haven’t won since 13 January and are looking to end their three-match winless streak at home on Saturday.
A local football club with history longer than the Football League itself is building a bright future, after coming back…
Stoke-on-Trent artists have been pooling their talents for an exhibition with a difference – in an empty swimming pool!
The new ‘Dust’ exhibition aims to support Stoke-on-Trent’s bid for City of Culture in 2021.
Irish folk brothers Alfie and Harry Hudson Taylor performed an acoustic one off gig at Keele University.
The Dublin duo were called back to the university as part of the Coffee House Tour competition, which involved students voting for the pop/folk pair they most want back to perform.
Staffordshire plays an important role in this special day, StaffsLive takes a look at what you can do in Staffordshire this Remembrance Day.