A group of Post Office workers from the Communication Workers Union (CWU) who are in charge of security are on strike today over proposed job cuts and redundancies
A former painter and decorator from Stoke-on-Trent has been jailed for burgling the home of a woman in Oak Hill as she slept upstairs.
Hundreds of families enjoyed the annual Stoke Christmas lights switch-on.
The event, hosted by Stoke Events Committee and Six Towns Radio, included Christmas markets, a fun fair, fireworks and musical entertainment leading up to the big switch on at 8pm.
Two men have been jailed for breaking into a pet shop, stealing a ball-bearing gun and subjecting a woman to a terrifying attack while high on monkey dust.
Stoke will play host to the city’s next round of Christmas festivities with Potters legend Neil ‘Nello’ Baldwin switching on the town’s Christmas lights.
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes said the team is looking forward to playing Liverpool away at Anfield.
A man has appeared at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court charged with rape and detainment of a woman against her will.
Alan Bridgwood, 49, of Covent Court, Hartshill, in Stoke, attended his preliminary hearing for offences he is alleged to have committed on October 31
A Stoke-on-Trent drug dealer has avoided jail – despite being caught by police with cocaine strapped to his private parts.
Steven Jones was arrested after police spotted him recklessly driving away and crashing into railings in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court heard.
An armed robber threatened a shopkeeper and customer in Stoke-on-Trent with what is believed to have been a rifle.
The robbery took place at West End News Shop on London Road, Stoke.
Newly announced Stoke-on-Trent Central Conservative Party candidate Liam Ascough has described Stoke-on-Trent’s education system as “appalling”.
The 35-year-old Conservative councillor for Southgate at Crawley Borough Council, has called on voters to make a stand.