Daily Archives: 11/02/2016

Unfit at 40 Accelerates Brain Ageing

Lack of exercise in mid-life ages the brain as well as the body, research suggests. Being unfit at the age of 40 is linked with a smaller brain volume at 60, according to a US study.  Fitness in middle age … Continue reading

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Social Care Protected As Conservative Controlled County Council Delivers Balanced Budget

Supporting the elderly, protecting children at risk and investing in jobs, roads and skills are the key goals for Conservative controlled Staffordshire County Council, as its plans to deliver a balance budget were approved today. Cllr Ian Parry, Deputy Leader and … Continue reading

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Curtains Close to Rapturous Applause at Final Show before Tamworth Assembly Rooms Refurbishment

Guides and scouts from across Tamworth ensured that Tamworth Assembly Rooms went out with a bang as the curtain closed to rapturous applause for the last time until the theatre’s modern new look is revealed. The 2016 Tamworth Gang Show … Continue reading

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Police Warning to Residents: Be Aware of Courier Fraud

Residents are urged to be on their guard against cold callers at the door following continued reports of courier fraud. We have received numerous reports of this criminal activity in the south of the county in the last week. Most … Continue reading

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Funding Available for Staffordshire’s Young Sports Stars

Young athletes from across Staffordshire are being invited to apply for funding from the Staffordshire Talented Athlete Fund. The Staffordshire County Council scheme has been set up to support some of the county’s most promising young sports people and offers … Continue reading

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