Category: Biddulph

Suspected illegal migrants who caused Brewers fans delays taken into care

Suspected illegal migrants who caused Brewers fans to miss the biggest game in the club’s history have been taken into care, it has emerged.
Some Brewers fans did not get to the Etihad Stadium in time to see their team demolished 9-0 by Manchester City…

Driver arrested after M6 shut as 'suspected migrants' flee from back of lorry

A driver has been arrested after 27 suspected migrants were found in the back of a HGV on the M6.
The motorway was shut for several hours, between junction 15 and 16, while police attended the incident causing disruption for Burton Albion fans travelli…

Walls come tumbling down: the demolition of Meaford Power Station

by Senior Museums Officer, Chris Copp at Staffordshire Past Track
Meaford ‘B’ Power Station, September 1991. Demolition of the Generator Hall
Recently added to the Staffordshire Past Track website is a set of photographs of the demolition of Meaford Po…

Dogs won't go hungry this Christmas thanks to donation in memory of HGV driver, 30, killed in crash

Dog-lover Amanda Bithell donated more than £1,000 worth of pet food to four animal charities.
The 47-year-old has held tombola fund-raisers and a Christmas raffle as well as encouraging friends, family and local businesses to make donations to her ‘Giv…