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Burslem Budgets are being changed for schools in Stoke-on-Trent

Schools, colleges and academies in Stoke-on-Trent face changes to their budgets as government funding will affect them in the forthcoming year. Additional money has been added, or taken away, from schools as a new national funding formula has been introduced.

Burslem Phil Bardsley helps launch Stoke City literacy project

Stoke City Football Club have helped launch a literacy project for primary school children, with the help of defender, Phil Bardsley.

The unveiling of the ‘Stoke’s Premier League Reading Stars project’ at Stoke City’s youth academy, aims to encourage children’s enjoyment of literacy in Stoke-on-Trent.


Stoke City defender Ryan Shotton returned to his home town to switch on the Christmas lights in Fenton.

The event saw market stalls, fairground rides and local schools come together to celebrate the event – despite it not being funded by Stoke-on-Trent City Council.