Category: Fenton

Overturned lorry causes closure of road in Burntwood

An overturned lorry has forced the closure of a road in Burntwood.

The overturned HGV. Pic: Staffordshire Police

The incident at Milestone Way’s junction with Miner’s Way happened earlier this evening.
Police and fire crews have been on the scene tr…

First it was dog theft in the news

A massive increase in the theft of dogs in Cambridgeshire has come on the tail of the theft of cats – but in lower numbers.
From May 2016 to May 2018 there were seven cats stolen, according to figures released by Cambridgeshire police using freedom of …

Uttoxeter woman's Facebook post about 'suspicious' man with caged dogs goes viral

A Uttoxeter woman has seen her Facebook post go viral after reporting an encounter with a “suspicious” man with caged dogs on the back of his truck.
Gill Conroy’s post about the man approaching her outside her home, claiming to be a dog seller, has now…

Shocking moment biker and Jaguar driver embroiled in furious row on A50

This shocking footage shows the moment a biker and a Jaguar driver were both involved in a heated row on an A-road.
The pair locked horns on the A50 in the Midlands, reports our sister title the Sentinel.[1]
Dash cam footage captured close to Meir, Sta…

Rise in National Living Wage sees drivers shun HGV jobs for 'safer' work

Recruitment experts claim the rise in the National Living Wage is having a detrimental impact on recruiting professional drivers.
Russell Lunn, senior driving consultant at Premier Placement Services, which has offices in Newcastle and Crewe, says ther…