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Staffordshire Newsroom

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Leader welcomes vaccination site news

Leader welcomes vaccination site news

Description
Leader of Staffordshire County Council, Alan White, has welcomed the announcement of a large community Covid-19 vaccination site in Tunstall.
Date:
22 January 2021
Make getting a test part of your weekly routine

Make getting a test part of your weekly routine

Description
People who must leave their homes to make essential visits during lockdown are being urged to get tested in one of Staffordshire's Community Testing Centres.
Date:
22 January 2021
Latest jobs boost for Staffordshire following approval of £48million facility

Latest jobs boost for Staffordshire following approval of £48million facility

Description
Approval of a £48million distribution base for national retailer Pets at Home in Stafford means more employment opportunities and will strengthen economic recovery, the county council's deputy leader has said.
Date:
21 January 2021
Gritting and highways crews work through the night to help keep county on the move

Gritting and highways crews work through the night to help keep county on the move

Description
Staffordshire's army of gritters were out in force across the county last night as freezing temperatures, sleet and snow hit the county once again.
Date:
21 January 2021

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Drivers urged to take care as surface flooding could make driving conditions difficult

Drivers urged to take care as surface flooding could make driving conditions difficult

Description
Motorists across Staffordshire are being reminded to take extra care on the roads as heavy rain and the risk of surface water or river flooding could make driving conditions difficult
Date:
20 January 2021
More businesses asked to sign up to deliver rapid testing

More businesses asked to sign up to deliver rapid testing

Description
More businesses in Staffordshire are being offered the opportunity to take part in a rapid Covid-19 testing programme for their employees.
Date:
19 January 2021
Staffordshire Residents Without Covid Symptoms Urged to Book Tests as New Community Testing Centres Open on Monday

Staffordshire Residents Without Covid Symptoms Urged to Book Tests as New Community Testing Centres Open on Monday

Description
People who must leave their homes during the lockdown are being urged to keep getting tested - as eight new Community Testing Centres open across Staffordshire on Monday. (January 18)
Date:
15 January 2021
County's mass Covid testing blitz ramped up

County's mass Covid testing blitz ramped up

Description
A fleet of "Let's Get Tested" vans are to be rolled out across the county to bolster Staffordshire County Council's efforts to tackle Covid-19 and test more people without symptoms.
Date:
15 January 2021
Climate change funding still available

Climate change funding still available

Description
Community groups, parish councils and schools with projects that help tackle climate change are being reminded that there is still time to apply for funding.
Date:
14 January 2021
Preparation starts for small-scale grazing project

Preparation starts for small-scale grazing project

Description
Work to introduce a cattle-grazing conservation project on part of Cannock Chase is beginning this month.
Date:
14 January 2021
New Year campaign to recruit foster families

New Year campaign to recruit foster families

Description
People interested in fostering are being asked to help give a child a new start in 2021 as part of a countywide campaign.
Date:
14 January 2021
People urged to be aware of vaccine text scam

People urged to be aware of vaccine text scam

Description
People are being reminded to look out for scammers trying to steal their bank details with fake NHS text messages about the Covid-19 vaccine.
Date:
13 January 2021
Alton Towers Steps In To Help In Covid Battle

Alton Towers Steps In To Help In Covid Battle

Description
Alton Towers Resort is to test both local people and Resort staff without Covid-19 symptoms, as part of efforts to curb the rise in cases across Staffordshire.
Date:
12 January 2021
Brighter future for community project thanks to county council funding

Brighter future for community project thanks to county council funding

Description
Trustees and volunteers at Sandfields Pumping Station are celebrating after receiving funding towards the refurbishment of their community venue.
Date:
12 January 2021
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