3 hrs ago
Osborne Calls For Return To Pioneer Spirit
A day after giving his Autumn Statement, the Chancellor says Britain must return to the days when it was "prepared to invest".
7 hrs ago
JCB announce 2,500 jobs with new Uttoxeter factory
Chancellor George Osborne is at JCB World Headquarters in Rocester today announcing the five-year investment plan which will see 2,500 new jobs created in the area by 2018.
8 hrs ago
Last call for support to save beloved restaurant
THE tenants of a historic Uttoxeter pub-restaurant are making one last push for support to save their home and business from being bulldozed.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
JCB announces plans for 2,500 jobs
Industrial vehicle manufacturer JCB plans to create 2,500 new jobs as part of a A 150m expansion of its business.
Trees felled by violent winds
Drivers using Hollington Road, in Stramshall, and Cheadle Road, in Uttoxeter, had to proceed with caution as oak trees came down.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Osborne to make fresh spending cuts
George Osborne will announce a fresh round of spending cuts for Whitehall departments when he gives his Autumn Statement on Thursday.
Shoppers end up paying for council parking blunder
HUNDREDS of motorists paid the penalty when free parking signs were 'mistakenly' removed on the busiest shopping day in Uttoxeter's calendar.
Menscare Presents with Scents and Aftershaves for Him; Soon to Offer Anti-wrinkle Creams
Now over a decade in the online business, Menscare UK soars with its very own fragrances and aftershave products for men and will soon be venturing out the beauty creams market.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Prospective MP walks in protest at fuel crisis
The team met families across the borough who were concerned about the rise in energy prices to rally support for their petition and raise awareness of the campaign.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Unique nursery nativity includes real animals
CHILDREN at a Uttoxeter nursery performed an interactive nativity with real animals during a Yuletide trip to an adventure farm.
Severn Trent badge theft is prompting fraud fears
WATER and sewage bosses are warning people in and around Uttoxeter to watch out for bogus callers after a recent spate of identity badge thefts.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
All you have to do is send a text to 64343 with the keyword BMBID followed by a space followed by a bid in pence.
Hospital stop in pipeline
A BUS service is in talks with council chiefs on the possibility of introducing a stop at Burton hospital, after a resident spoke out about the lack of a direct service.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
GVs Around Burton - Burton Town Centre + Arriva Bus
Malcolm Hinman, 81, who relies on the public transport service to get from his home in Windsor Road to Queen's Hospital in Burton has slammed the decision of Staffordshire County Council to cut the 'much-needed' bus service.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Police patrols have been increased in Heath area
In response to resident feedback in the Heath area of Uttoxeter, Staffordshire Police have announced that they are patrolling the area more frequently and have already arrested a man in connection with drug dealing.
Welcome home for Stu
THE FAMILY of an injured SAS war veteran would like to 'personally thank' an anonymous benefactor who made his medical evacuation possible.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cancer survivor saved by workplace screening
A DIGGER giant has been praised for it's proactive approach to employee health after a worker was treated for cancer when it was detected by a company screening programme.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Ex-prisoners revamp probation homes
A group of former prisoners has started their own construction business to refurbish homes for former offenders to move into.
First meeting provides hope for town residents
A PROTEST group set up to battle housing plans at Hazelwalls Farm's first official meeting has given members the belief they can prevent the 'undesirable development'.
War veteran returns home as 100k raised
THE SAS war veteran who suffered brain injuries in a Thai motorcycle accident is now home after his family raised enough funds to make his medical evacuation possible.