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Chance for Staffordshire Artists to Showcase Their Work on Countywide Stage

Artists from across the county are being encouraged to submit their work to the Staffordshire Open Art Exhibition 2016. This prestigious exhibition, organised by The Shire Hall Gallery in Stafford, helps to highlight the wealth of creative talent within the … 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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County’s Education Chief Urges Staffordshire Youngsters to Write 500 Words

Staffordshire’s lead on learning and skills, County Councillor Ben Adams, is urging schoolchildren aged 13 and under to enter a top national short story competition and win Chris Evans’ height in books for themselves and 500 books for their school. … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Roles Available in Staffordshire’s Libraries

People are being given the opportunity to try volunteering in their local library as part of a new campaign. The new roles are available in all Staffordshire libraries and are designed to help people explore their own interests whilst making … Continue reading

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Calling All Young Poets in Staffordshire

Budding young poets from across the county are being invited to put pen to paper for a new poetry competition. But they need to get their skates on as the closing date is Wednesday 10 February. Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire’s Young … Continue reading

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Leader Pledges Action Following Question Time Event

A town centre master plan taking Tamworth forward for the next 10 years, the creation of more disabled parking spaces and working closely with local businesses to open up their toilet facilities to the public were just some of the  … Continue reading

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Primary School Applications for September 2016 Open Today for Parents in Staffordshire

From today, parents in Staffordshire can apply online for next year’s primary admissions at http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk admissions, and have until January 15th 2016 to get their preferences in. And Staffordshire County Council has released some tips to make the process as … Continue reading

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