Write for us

StaffsLive.co.uk is a local news site about the county of Staffordshire in England.

Our team of journalists strive hard to keep on top of the key stories in the area, but we’re aware we can’t keep up with everything.

We therefore welcome contributions, and if you’re interested in writing for us, we’d ask you to follow the following guidelines:

Submitting a post

To be considered, all contributions and submissions must be submitted via email.

Please include:

  • Your name
  • A brief outline of your article idea
  • An author biography
  • Contributors are encouraged to include rich media such as photography, graphics and video.

To contact the editor direct, email news@staffslive.co.uk


Subject matter

Please familiarise yourself with the existing content on StaffsLive as this gives the best guide as to the type of content we accept.

It is vital that any submissions are completely unique and not syndicated elsewhere on the internet.

Submissions may include:

  • News/product releases
  • Information articles (such as how-to guides)
  • Features
  • Opinion or commentary pieces
  • Multimedia (such as videos or podcasts)

Note that reserve the right to hold publication due to unsuitability, or to make minor amendments if required.

Article length

We welcome short, long and in-depth articles. News stories should be around 3-400 words in length, with information or feature articles at least 800 words.