Daily Archives: 14/02/2013

PCC Accompanies Police Officers on Drugs Raids

  Staffordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Matthew Ellis, accompanied Police Officers in the early hours of yesterday morning in Burton-upon-Tent, as part of Operation Nemesis. Following several raids across the town, 12 men and 1 woman have appeared at Burton-on-Trent … Continue reading

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No Beef on Staffordshire’s School Menus

Beef has been removed from school meals across Staffordshire as a precautionary measure amid the horsemeat scandal. Staffordshire County Council, which provides meals to 87% of its schools, said there was no suggestion there had been a problem with contamination.  … Continue reading

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Staffordshire MPs Welcome Producers to Westminster for the Staffordshire Food and Drink Festival

Christopher Pincher, Member of Parliament for Tamworth, welcomed more than 20 producers from across the county to celebrate Staffordshire’s Food and Drink Festival in Westminster, including Tamworth’s own, Suncream Dairies, The Malted Waffle Company, Packington Pork and Peter Coates Butchers. … Continue reading

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Knitting Appeal Hits America

Volunteers all the way from America are the latest recruits to the knitting campaign to supply Tamworth & Lichfield’s local battalion, 3 Mercian (The Staffords), with beanie hats for their upcoming tour of Afghanistan. The North Staffordshire Regiment Living History Association, also … Continue reading

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Old Favourites and New Ideas for 2013 Outdoor Events Programme

Exciting new events and the return of crowd-pleasing favourites are expected to attract more than 100,000 people to Tamworth during 2013. The arts and events team has unveiled a packed programme of outdoor events for 2013, which includes the return … Continue reading

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