Tag Archives: Burton-upon-Trent

Local MPs Discuss NHS Services in Staffordshire

Tamworth’s MP, Christopher Pincher, together with other local MPs met NHS leaders just before Christmas to discuss potential changes to the area’s hospital services. The meeting took place on 23rd December at Queen’s Hospital Burton with the Chief Executive of … Continue reading

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Illicit Tobacco Seized in Tamworth during Four-Day Operation Across Staffordshire

Illicit tobacco has been seized from premises in Tamworth as part of a national operation. The operation, which was funded by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) and supported by the Department of Health, saw 20 premises targeted in Tamworth, … Continue reading

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Police Urge Caution over Doorstep Deals

Staffordshire Police have warned residents to be on their guard when arranging to meet people they do business with online. The alert came after a woman was robbed of two mobile phones by two men who called at her home … Continue reading

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Burton Hospitals Trust Out of Special Measures

Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, which is responsible for the management of Tamworth’s Sir Robert Peel hospital, is to come out of special measures. An inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) found that the Trust had improved since putting … Continue reading

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Mobile Library Consultation Ends Tomorrow

Consultation over the future of Staffordshire’s mobile and travelling library service ends tomorrow, (Wednesday Sept 2). Since July 1st people have been able to give their opinions at one of the service’s regular stops, or at one of 36 drop-in … Continue reading

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Public Health Meeting Discusses Sir Robert Peel Hospital

I attended Staffordshire County Council’s latest public health scrutiny meeting with Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust earlier this week (Monday 27th April) and yet again heard a different story on Sir Robert Peel hospital to one that has been put out … Continue reading

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Working Together to Support People into Work across Staffordshire

Voluntary and community organisations from across Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire are being invited to a series of free workshops to improve the way they work with each other to help support people into work. The workshops are being organised by the … Continue reading

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