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The 19-year-old, from Burntwood, Staffordshire, died in May after launching an appeal in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust. It said A 2.9m of the A 4.96m raised through donations and Gift Aid would be invested in specialist cancer units for young people.
Responders from Dane Valley, Dunwood, Flash and Longnor, Wetton and Alstonefield, Waterhouses and Dove Valley are pictured at a recruitment day held at Rudyard Lake Visitors Centre Responders from Dane Valley, Dunwood, Flash and Longnor, Wetton and Alstonefield, Waterhouses and Dove Valley are pictured at a recruitment day held at Rudyard Lake Visitors Centre West Midlands Ambulance Trust is looking for community first responders particularly in the areas of Brown Edge and Endon, the Churnet Valley, Dane Valley, Dove Valley, Dunwood, Flash and Longnor, Waterhouses, Wetton and Alstonefield.
THE jobs of up to 49 members of staff at Phones 4u outlets across the borough are at risk after administrators were called in to the stricken mobile phone retailer today . Robert Jonathan Hunt, Ian David Green and Robert John Moran of PwC have been appointed as administrators to the leading independent phone retailer, which has stores in Dudley, Halesowen, Stourbridge and the Merry Hill shopping centre and which has been hit hard by EE's decision not to renew its contract.
A 20-YEAR-OLD plumber who punched a young man in the face outside a Stourbridge nightspot fracturing his jaw and eye socket has avoided jail. John Evans from Rowley Regis lashed out with a single blow after being involved in a dispute with Martin Roberts and his brother Anthony in Lloyds Bar - Paul Spratt, prosecuting, told Wolverhampton Crown Court.
Staffordshire and Birmingham Agricultural Society's annual ploughing matches and hedgelaying competitions have got underway, with the first event in Newcastle district on September 7. On Saturday it was the turn of Uttoxeter District, which hosted competitors at Ash Barn Farm, Grindley, by permission of Mr D Rushton.
JOB seekers are invited to a recruitment fair being held at Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service's Family Day on Saturday. The event is being held at service headquarters at Pirehill, Stone, on Saturday, September 20 from 12 noon to 4pm.
More than 1,100 people arrived at the Marquis Drive visitor centre to take part in the Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk - almost twice the number of people who attended in 2013. The walk was started by BBC Midlands News presenter Mary Rhodes, who swapped a busy studio for the forests of Cannock Chase.
Art and Soul Picnic to help save Art and Soul with Nesta's Ark, balloons in a police car, face painting, rounders game,Mollie Fowel with her winning I Believe design TACKLING the stigma and discrimination that surrounds mental health has been named a key priority of a new approach to help people living in East Staffordshire. Staffordshire County Council said it will be focusing more on prevention and offering local support at home and work as well as reducing suicide rates after taking a look at how it can jointly provide support for residents with its partners.
The Ilam shuttle takes you from Ashbourne calling at the Callow Hall,Okeover arms, Blore Hall, Ilam Caravan site, The Izaac Walton Hotel, Ashbourne Heights before returning to Ashbourne.
Becci Knight, whose dog won the 'dog the judge would most like to take home', and Social Therapist Kim's daughter Poppy Mace, who won the competition for the dog with the waggiest tail. Staff at Abbey Court Care Home in Leek hosted the pooch display as part of the Buxton Road venue's Summer Fair.
A STAFFORDSHIRE Moorlands farm has been selected as one of the top 10 finalists in the prestigious 2014 Soil Association Organic Awards. Ilam-based Beechenhill Farm has been selected as finalist in the Organic Places to Stay category for its bed and breakfast cottages.
Mother Vincent de Paul, now known as Sister Maria Cox, celebrated her birthday at Loreto Convent, Llandudno. She was Professed in 1948 into the Loreto Order.
New sub-postmaster Mark Daniels, left, and secretary of The Hub, Liddy Hamilton, right, are pictured with some of the residents who have already used the reopened facility. Waterhouses Post Office, which was situated at The Hub in Waterfall Lane, Waterhouses, closed its doors in May following the resignation of the sub-postmaster.
WINNING music duo will be visiting the Staffordshire Moorlands to help country music fans dance the night away. Luke Thomas and Melanie Greggain are a country music duo who together combine to make one of the most exciting young country music duo's around.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are encouraging their supporters to get behind this year's Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk, which starts from the Marquis Drive visitors centre at 11am on Sunday. Memory Walk is the charity's biggest fundraising event.
The 2014 Heart of England in Bloom has announced its winners and East Staffordshire has claimed gold in four categories, while Paul Steed, East Staffordshire Borough Council's green spaces officer, was given the outstanding achievement award and volunteers at the churchyard of Tutbury's St Mary's landed the grounds maintenance award. Dennis Fletcher, who represents Winshill on the borough council, said: "We are absolutely delighted that we have won gold.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 12:07 am
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