Tag Archives: Staffordshire

Low Sun Reflecting off Mirror Sparks Fire in Fazeley

  Sunlight reflecting off mirrors has sparked a fire in Fazeley firefighters said. Curtains caught light at a house in Fazeley, Tamworth, on Thursday and a man in his eighties had a minor burn to his wrist after putting out … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Staffordshire, Tamworth | Tagged , , ,

Tamworth’s TIC Named Best in the County Again

Tamworth’s Tourist Information Centre is the best in Staffordshire, for the third year running. Staff at the TIC, based at the Philip Dix Centre in Corporation Street, are celebrating after once again taking first prize at the Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism … Continue reading

Posted in Borough / County Council, Community, Entertainment, History, Staffordshire, Tamworth | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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

Posted in Borough / County Council, Education, Staffordshire | Tagged , , ,

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

Posted in Borough / County Council, Community, Staffordshire, Tamworth | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Growth Deal Boost Sees Almost £100M Invested In Staffordshire Economy

The Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Local Enterprise Partnership has agreed an expansion to its Growth Deal with the Government, which will see an extra £15.4m invested in the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire area between 2016 and 2021. The announcement is on top … Continue reading

Posted in Borough / County Council, Business, Community, England, Staffordshire, Tamworth | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Police Cautions to be Scrapped in Staffordshire

The Government is planning to scrap the use of police cautions, where those who commit minor offences are given a formal warning, in England and Wales and the new system will be trialled for a year in the Staffordshire, West … Continue reading

Posted in Community, England, Enviroment, Staffordshire, UK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Apprenticeships Steer People to Rising Employment Opportunities

Apprenticeships in Staffordshire are steering people to the career of their choice as employment opportunities continue to grow, the county’s skills leader said today. Speaking after this month’s job seekers allowance claimant figure dropped again, Staffordshire’s Learning and Skills leader … Continue reading

Posted in Borough / County Council, Business, Community, Education, Staffordshire | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,