Staffordshire

Watching Graduation Is a Bizarre Experience

Danielle Lowe | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Lowe

For graduands and graduates it's a mixture of excitement but the terror of uncertainty and an air of sadness seems to fill a lot of faces... To those starting university, don't let what you have fall away from you, it's the most disappointing feeling in the world (trust me, I know).

Bingo Game Carried On Despite Player 'Dying' Twice

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK

Witnesses have described the moment a man suffered a cardiac arrest during a bingo game, which carried on contently as first-aiders desperately tried ...

Staffordshire Police Hunt Missing Sleepwalker

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK

Police have appealed for help to trace a missing woman who has a history of sleepwalking. Staffordshire Police said Wendy Richards, 43, was last seen ...

Fears For Two Children Missing With Father

Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK

Police are hunting a man who they say forced his way into a hotel room and took his two young children from their mother. Two-and-a-half year old N...

Breaks With a Buzz: Eight of the World's Best Theme Parks

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 25.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

Are the little ones tugging on your sleeve for a trip, or is it just your nerves they're pulling to shreds? Perhaps you're just a big kid at heart, with a burgeoning need for a buzz! I for one fall into the latter category: I'm absolutely terrified of roller-coasters and rapids, but for me, that's what makes them so gut-wrenchingly addictive.

No Horse Play Here

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A council has removed beef from its school menus as a "precautionary measure" in light of the horse meat scandal. Despite insisting there was no pr...

Found: 90 Pieces Of Treasure

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | Home

Around 90 new pieces of gold and silver have been unearthed in the field where the Staffordshire Hoard of Anglo-Saxon treasure was found three years a...

Woman Dies From Heart Attack After Rollercoaster Ride

PA | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK

A woman has collapsed and died after going on a white-knuckle ride at a theme park. Carla Knight, 42, from Barwell in Leicestershire, suffered a ca...

Buried Alive: Newborn Puppies Pulled From Shallow Grave Still Breathing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK

Two newborn puppies were found still breathing after they were plucked from from a shallow grave where they had been buried alive by two backstreet do...

Boy, 11, Impaled On Fence In Critical Condition

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK

An 11-year-old boy suffered a potentially life-threatening injury after becoming impaled on a fence in a park on Tuesday. The youngster was injured...

Tragic Death Of Twin Babies Was 'Totally Avoidable'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

The mother of newborn twins who died following an overdose at a scandal-hit hospital has described their deaths as "totally avoidable" after a coroner...

Dad Found Drunk While On The School Run

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A father of two has been convicted of drink driving for downing five cans of lager and then taking his two young sons to school. Steven Dunn, from ...

Bayeux Revisited: Or, a Tale of Victorian Censorship

Kate Shrewsday | Posted 16.04.2012 | Home
Kate Shrewsday

Regional museums: a delightful hotch-potch, a veritable Granny's-Front-Room with accompanying cafe, shop and starry-eyed curator. We pottered off to...

Man Due In Court Charged With Murdering Staffordshire Toddler

PA | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK

A man will appear in court on Monday charged with the murder of a toddler, police said. The 18-month-old boy, who has not been identified, was take...

Ho No! Santa Attacked As Youths Pull Beard And Smash Glasses

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK

A Santa was attacked by a group of youths as he took a break from his festive role at a grotto in Stoke, it has been reported. Grabbing at his fake...