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Having already sold out two shows at London's Shepherds Bush Empire and enjoyed incredible audience reactions at T In The Park and V Festival, Embrace have announced a UK tour that will see the band play at The Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent, on Wednesday, December 3 The double A-side single featuring 'In The End' and 'Quarters' is set for release ... (more)
County Councillor Ben Adams, Cabinet Member for Learning and Skills said: "We are very aware that this year's GCSE exams are more rigorous, focussing more on exams and less on coursework, so we are eager to see how these compare with similar counties across the country.
And now officers are appealing for homeowners in the Stoke-on-Trent area to be vigilant and to secure any property that is not kept indoors.
NEW rules mean any young people who have missed out on C grades in English and maths today will be expected to carry on with these subjects next year.
EMPLOYERS in the ceramics industry have been creating apprenticeship and work placement opportunities across Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire to address a skills shortage.
DR Jrg Mull, finance executive vice president of Volkswagen Group China, will become the new board member of finance of Bentley Motors from September 1. He will take over responsibilities for finance, IT and business development.
CERAMIC tiles made in Stoke-on-Trent will be used to create a colourful mural celebrating the London Design Festival.
UP to 15 jobs could be created with the opening of a new nursery to meet demand for childcare in Stoke-on-Trent.
A COUPLE were horrified to find that their new home had an unexpected addition - a large nest of giant rats.
Is your home or business suffering from a pest infestation? From wasps and cockroaches, to fleas, magpies and squirrels, any number of animals can cause problems and are better taken care of than left to damage your property.
Staffordshire's Deputy Chief Fire Officer has praise the county's residents and businesses after just one serious incident was reported during the latest national FBU strike.
WITH all the panache and style of a modern day pop diva or an A-list actress Gertie Gitana swept into an Army hospital.
FORMER Royal Marines in Evesham who set up an outdoor commando-style fitness class earlier this year have been surprised by its popularity.
ONE hundred years ago, thousands of men from throughout Staffordshire were leaving their loved ones to go and serve their King and country in unknown lands.
THE visit of The National Theatre's internationally-acclaimed production of War Horse to The Regent Theatre in Stoke-on-Trent is just over one month away - arriving on Wednesday 24 September to Saturday, 11 October.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:51 am
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