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Two members of a gang who carried out a four month crime spree across the Black Country were jailed for a total of 22 years at Wolverhampton Crown Court yesterday .
STAFF and the owners of a new farm park got a big shock when they went to check on their animals - only to find an unexpected new arrival.
The energetic One Million Fingers will be at Tittesworth Reservoir on Sunday playing tunes outside the site's Visitor Centre in the afternoon.
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John McDonagh, 29, of Northwood Caravan Park, Winterbourne, Bristol, admitted stealing four boxes of Ferrero Rocher chocolates and air fresheners worth A 43.94 from BP in Stone on August 1. He was fined A 80, ordered to pay A 43.94 compensation, A 20 victim surcharge and A 85 costs.
A MAN who deliberately drove his van at speed into a car carrying a Brierley Hill couple has been allowed to keep his freedom.
POLICE are treating another fire just down the road from the devastating blaze at the Salvation Army building in Stafford as 'deliberate'.
A RECRUITMENT campaign by Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service will see an increase in the number of retained firefighters in the county.
Officers had to call for backup to deal with the suspects and eight cars with their sirens and flashing blue lights raced to the scene.
AN ARMED robber who attempted to steal from a town building society while threatening staff at knifepoint was arrested in Uttoxeter.
A POIGNANT service to commemorate the 69th anniversary of VJ Day - 'Victory over Japan' - was held at Bromsgrove's Burma Campaign Memorial in Crown Close.
Members of the Staffordshire Moorlands branch of the Royal British Legion presenting the plaque from the mayor of Ostend, to Leek Town Mayor Keith Harrison .
The latest maintenance work on the reed-beds of a Moorlands cement plant is attracting more wildlife to the area.
POLICE are hunting a suspected armed robber who targeted bookmakers, restaurants and off-licences in Bolton and across Greater Manchester.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after five armed raids on shops and petrol stations across the district.
A 19th Century English firm achieved an international reputation in the field of papier mache furnishings and its name on a piece will send the bidding soaring.
LEEK turned the form book on its head with a convincing eight-wicket defeat of fourth placed Hem Heath in the Potteries.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 06:18 am
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