LATEST ARTICLES

EFL Trophy: Port Vale and Bury enjoy wins against Under-21 sides

Port Vale beat Middlesbrough Under-21s, while fellow League Two side Bury beat Leicester City Under-21s. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Ice cream parade dreams of scooping world record

Eighty-four drivers from across Europe gathered in Crewe to whip around a two-mile parade circuit. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Ex-Crewe youth coach weeps in court at sex abuse trial

Paul McCann tells jury he found an envelope at his mother's house detailing his appearances in court. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Man charged over Newcastle-under-Lyme retirement flat attack

He is due before magistrates accused of attempted murder following injuries to a 77-year-old man. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Ex-Crewe youth coach's 'interest in boy innocent'

Defendant Paul McCann said the mother saw him as a "genuinely nice" man for helping the family out. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Girl, 13, dies after being hit by car in Tamworth

The teenager has been named by police as Jorja Deborah Fisher. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Man, 77, badly assaulted at Staffordshire retirement flats

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, Staffordshire Police said. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Man 'on Monkey Dust' during Staffordshire roof climb

Residents had been evacuated while police negotiators worked to get the man down on Saturday. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Port Vale 2-6 Lincoln City

League Two leaders Lincoln City produce a scintillating display to thrash Port Vale. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Crewe Alexandra 1-1 Bury

Nicky Maynard fires in a second-half equaliser against his former club to secure Bury a draw at Crewe. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Burton Albion 1-0 Bristol Rovers

Ben Fox's first league goal gives Burton victory against struggling Bristol Rovers in a low-quality League One encounter. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Residents evacuated as man climbs on Staffordshire flats roof

Police negotiators, along with firefighters and paramedics have been sent to the scene. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Murder probe after two bodies found in Stoke-on-Trent

Staffordshire Police said they believe it to be an "isolated incident". Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Tunisia attack: Families claiming damages against TUI

Families of 22 Britons killed in the terror attack instruct lawyers to start civil proceedings. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Two men's deaths in Stoke-on-Trent 'could be linked'

Police find the bodies of two men less than half a mile apart in Stoke-on-Trent. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke

Melrose family miss son's final moments after identity mix-up

George Crawford was mistaken for a friend after they picked up each other's wallets on a night out. Source: BBC News Staffordshire and Stoke