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Staffordshire Newsroom

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Praise for keeping schools open for key workers

Praise for keeping schools open for key workers

Description
Teachers, nursery workers and other childcare professionals have been praised for doing a great job supporting the response to the current Coronavirus crisis.
Date:
30 March 2020
People asked to 'step up and help out' vulnerable residents with personal care needs

People asked to 'step up and help out' vulnerable residents with personal care needs

Description
People across Staffordshire are being asked to 'step up and help out' if they can, to take care of the most vulnerable people in the county.
Date:
27 March 2020
Extremely-vulnerable must register for help if they have no support

Extremely-vulnerable must register for help if they have no support

Description
Extremely-vulnerable residents in Staffordshire are being urged to register for help if they need it.
Date:
27 March 2020
Country Park facilities close

Country Park facilities close

Description
Visitor centres, toilets, cafes, children's play areas, barbecue facilities and car parks at Staffordshire's country parks have closed.
Date:
25 March 2020

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Effective financial management, supporting a strong economy and people's independent living recognised in report

Effective financial management, supporting a strong economy and people's independent living recognised in report

Description
Commitments to grow Staffordshire's economy, find new ways to ensure people can continue to live independently and support vulnerable residents in Staffordshire have been detailed in a report published this week.
Date:
20 February 2020
Skills and apprenticeship drive continues as county sees near full employment

Skills and apprenticeship drive continues as county sees near full employment

Description
Supporting people to gain the skills they need to access higher value jobs remains a focus for the county council as Staffordshire continues to see near full employment.
Date:
18 February 2020
Main road set for three-week improvement scheme

Main road set for three-week improvement scheme

Description
A dual carriageway leading to a motorway junction in Stafford will be repaired over three weeks starting on Monday, February 24.
Date:
18 February 2020
River Trent Levels Falling Slowly – But Residents Still Urged To Monitor Flood Advice

River Trent Levels Falling Slowly – But Residents Still Urged To Monitor Flood Advice

Description
Residents in flood risk areas of Burton are being urged to continue to be prepared until River Trent levels fall further.
Date:
18 February 2020
Additional safety signs for A-road

Additional safety signs for A-road

Description
Extra safety measures are being introduced on the A518 near Haughton.
Date:
17 February 2020
Highways crews continue to deal with incident on A34 Queensway in Stafford

Highways crews continue to deal with incident on A34 Queensway in Stafford

Description
Highways crews from Staffordshire County Council continue to deal with an incident to recover heavy machinery which has come off a lorry on the A34, Queensway at the junction with North Walls in Stafford.
Date:
13 February 2020
Show your creative side for Staffordshire Day celebrations

Show your creative side for Staffordshire Day celebrations

Description
Creativity will be the focus of this year's Staffordshire Day when it returns for the fifth time on Friday 1st May.
Date:
13 February 2020
Staffordshire County Council's budget approved today

Staffordshire County Council's budget approved today

Description
Staffordshire County Council's budget for 2020/21 has been approved by Full Council.
Date:
13 February 2020
Businesses urged to get on board with transport innovation project

Businesses urged to get on board with transport innovation project

Description
Small businesses will soon help to provide innovative transport improvements at a university 'living lab' following a successful government funding bid by a county council-led partnership.
Date:
13 February 2020
Next phase of work begins major growth boosting road project

Next phase of work begins major growth boosting road project

Description
The next phase of a multi-million-pound road project which will support growth and ease congestion in Stafford begins next week.
Date:
13 February 2020
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