Browsing: Adrian Knapper


A Stoke-on-Trent councillor has backed a ban on smoking in cars with children as latest figures show an alarming number of smokers in the city.

Cllr Adrian Knapper, Health and Wellbeing Cabinet member for Stoke-on-Trent City Council, hopes the new law will prompt more people to stop smoking.


Two cooks competed to create the healthiest oatcake filling at Stoke-on-Trent’s Civic Centre.

The oatcake bake-off allowed entrants to give the Staffordshire signature snack a healthy twist by swapping the usual fillings of bacon and cheese for something less calorific.