Cheers! Christmas is here!


The Christmas lights have started to go on and the carols are being sung across the Uttoxeter area as people start to get into the festive spirit.

Oldfields students reflect on World War I


Students from Oldfields Hall Middle School recently visited the Arboretum War Memorial as part of their studies into war literature.

The generosity across Uttoxeter is amazing

Kyreigh and Sasha O'Regan

It’s a fact, the generosity of businesses, community groups and residents across Uttoxeter has helped Kyreigh’s Kause see their target on the horizon.

Farm to Fork Trails are a big hit with children


Staff from Tesco in Uttoxeter have this year led thirty-two Farm to Fork Trails for children from the area’s schools and Rainbows, and are now looking to work with more groups in the new year.

Internationally renowned photographer visits Abbotsholme School

Abbotsholme School Robin Matthews Photographer

Abbotsholme School welcomed Robin Matthews, a former pupil and internationally renowned photographer, to speak to pupils, staff, parents, Old Abbotsholmians and friends as part of the school’s 125th celebrations.

Peaty nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Adam Peaty

The swimming star from Uttoxeter, Adam Peaty, has been nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year following a gold medal, record-breaking year.

Letter: Save the middle schools

Uttoxeter Campaigners for Uttoxeter Pyramid of Schools

A letter on keeping the three-tier middle school system in Uttoxeter from a parent to County Councillor Ben Adams, Cabinet member for Learning and Skills.

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Spend of Heath area million has begun

The newly elected Heath Big Local Officers Penny Krupski, Lynne Shelton and Zdzislaw Krupski

Phase 1 to spend £1 million in the Heath area of Uttoxeter has started with the community set to benefit from improvements to local facilities and services.

Uttoxeter charity groups draw Kyreigh’s Kause raffle at Burton match

Kyreigh O'Regan at Burton Albion FC against Luton Town FC November 2014

Two Uttoxeter charitable organisations have, this last several weeks, raised more than £7,000 for a life-changing operation for Kyreigh O’Regan.

Outstanding Ofsted result for St. Cuthbert’s Pre-School

St Cuthbert's Pre-School Playgroup Outstanding Ofsted November 2014

A visit by Ofsted to St. Cuthbert’s Pre-School Playgroup has resulted in the provider being awarded Outstanding, much to the joy of staff and parents.