Press Releases

Sep 04, 2014 16:32 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has announced that the swimming pool hall at Uttoxeter Leisure Centre is to be renamed the ‘Adam Peaty Pool Hall’.

Sep 04, 2014 16:29 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Sport Development Team Successful netball sessions will be continuing this September at Shobnall Leisure Complex.

Sep 04, 2014 16:22 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Eight million people in the UK are unaware that they are at risk of a stroke or heart attack because of their blood pressure. People from across the East Staffordshire are being urged to stop by a ‘Pressure Station’ during the week of 15 September to have a free blood pressure check.

Letter from Hannah Longlands, Communication Support Coordinator - Long Term Support for the Stroke Association in Peterborough

Sep 01, 2014 10:13 BST Stroke Association

Care and Support Alliance: The English public has given a ‘vote of no confidence’ in the care system

Sep 01, 2014 09:46 BST Stroke Association One of the largest ever independent surveys of social care in England shows people back funding increase - Six in 10 people are not confident they will receive sufficient care; that goes up to seven in 10 for over 60s - Two thirds of those aged 60 and over in England believe government should be doing more in this area and less in others

Aug 29, 2014 16:35 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The new term of the Active Adults programme is set to start this September with a wide range of classes on offer throughout the borough including Poetry and Playreading, Upholstery, Art, Craft, Singing for Pleasure, ‘Extend’ and Zumba Gold.

Aug 29, 2014 16:32 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Sky Ride Local programme of free guided bike rides in East Staffordshire has proved a hit with local people. If you haven’t taken part yet – or if you fancy another ride out – there’s still time to join in.

Council Regeneration Project Enters Next Phase

Aug 29, 2014 16:27 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Inner Burton Initiative (IBI), carrying out major improvements to the appearance of properties along the northern end of the High Street, Burton upon Trent is now entering its third phase.

Aug 29, 2014 13:33 BST Wales Co-operative Centre A new series of drop in sessions will soon be on offer for people who are having trouble with their tablets or problems with their laptops. Rhondda Cynon Taf’s mobile library service will be offering a series of ‘drop-in’ sessions from next week.

Aug 29, 2014 12:06 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Over 80 local children have cycled their way to success this summer after attending East Staffordshire Borough Council’s summer cycling courses. The cycling courses, run by the council’s Sports Development team, include Bikeability level 1 for children aged 5-10 years, Bikeability level 2 for children aged 10+ and the brand new Balanceability for children aged 3-6 years.