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Young people seeking work in a difficult jobs market are being offered a helping hand by Buxton and Leek College.
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The main entrance car park at Leighton Hospital, off the Smithy Lane entrance to the site, will be closed from Monday, July 28, to Monday, September 8. Work includes the creation of more disabled spaces, improved traffic flow and safer pedestrian access to and from the buildings.
BRIERLEY Hill is to get a jobs boost with the arrival of a new fashion store at the Merry Hill shopping centre.
THE bustling centre of Wolverhampton looks very different in these Edwardian picture postcards, kindly loaned by Arthur Gunter of Merry Hill, Wolverhampton.
A judge who sentenced Payne for the drug offence condemned him as a common street dealer, the Birmingham Mail reports.
DRIVERS using the M6 through Cheshire are being advised that the southbound carriageway of the motorway around Sandbach will be closed from 10pm tonight, Thursday, for an emergency bridge inspection.
Joseph Edge, 24, was jailed for 16 months after admitting he headbutted his partner, burned her with a cigarette, and punched her in a sustained attack A man who appeared on The Jeremy Kyle Show beat up his pregnant girlfriend while they were having sex because he thought she had been unfaithful.
Tom Walker, of Barton under Needwood, has been filming in Scotland and Devon for a raft of new shows for the Beeb and decided to offer the Mail an exclusive look at some of the amazing scenes he managed to photograph.
Staffordshire Police revealed that the 52-year-old man from the Black Country was still in hospital after suffering multiple injuries during the incident on the southbound carriageway at the weekend.
Cheshire East Council's developer partner, Goodmans, has appointed a contractor to begin work on the Basford West spine road in August.
ENTERTAINERS from across the Black Country have spoken of their shock and sadness at the death of comedian Tommy Mundon.
A BRIERLEY Hill teenager carried out a "revenge" burglary after a man he punched and kicked at a party notified police.
JUBILANT Stafford pub-goers are celebrating as their "dream" licensees are to remain in the job thanks to a campaign featured in the Newsletter.
Six volunteers from the charity, which helps people in distress, manage to collect A 230 from generous shoppers in Stourbridge town centre on July 12. Graham Bristow, the branch's publicity officer, wished to thank those who donated and added: "The money will help us to continue to maintain telephone contact with our callers.
FORMER Dudley Council leader Les Jones is to stand for the vacant position of West Midlands police and crime commissioner next month.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service will display its animal rescue equipment during the popular Leek and District Show this weekend.
SCHOOLS across the borough will be able to keep a spare asthma inhaler for use in emergencies following a year-long campaign for a law change by Cradley's MP.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 07:15 am
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