Stoke on Trent

Cups, Campaigns and Marmalade: Emma Bridgewater Shares the Ingredients of Good Business

Francesca Gosling | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Francesca Gosling

Often, when I sit down and try to decide on an opening sentence to an article, or a blog, or even a tweet, I sometimes wish I had just been able to dream up some marvellous idea for a single, best-selling product that would run like clockwork and make me lots of money forever.

Council Spends £10,000 On 'Motivational' Texts To Encourage Obese People

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK

A Council is spending £10,000 on "motivational" text messages to overweight people. Stoke-on-Trent City Council’s scheme sends daily texts to ob...

Vandals Decapitate Primary School's Beloved Ducks & Make Off With Their Heads

Caters News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Vandals who decapitated a school’s pair of pet ducks and kept the their heads as gruesome mementoes have left a class of four-year-old children dist...

Pictures Of The Day: 24th April 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Amir Khan Attends Funeral Of Brothers Killed On Christmas Day

PA | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK

Boxer Amir Khan was among thousands of mourners at the funeral of two young brothers who died in a Christmas Day crash on the M6. Adnan Habib, 10, ...

Trio Killed In Christmas Day M6 Crash Named

PA | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Two young brothers killed in a motorway crash on Christmas Day were today named by police. Adnan Habib, 10, and Mohammed Arsalaan Habib, four, died...

Student Leaves Mother Distraught With 'Suicide Note' School Asked Him To Write

Caters News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Wesley Walker and his mother Vicky A mother feared she had been handed a suicide note after being handed a "goodbye" letter her son had been ask...

Six Arrested Over Fatal Stabbing

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK

Six people have been arrested by police investigating the murder of a man stabbed in a street attack. The 29-year-old victim died in hospital after...

Chris Wimpress

Tristram Hunt: 'Lords Reform's A Bit Like Vietnam'

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Politics

It's fair to say Tristram Hunt has had a slightly lower profile in the past six months than in the previous period of this Parliament. We got used to...

London Council Accused Of 'Social Cleansing'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK Politics

A London council has been accused of 'social cleansing' after it asked a housing association in Stoke-on-Trent to take in 500 families it could 'not a...

Children Taken From Addict Parents 'Suffered Decade Of Abuse By Doctors'

PA | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Three adopted children "rescued" from their drug addicted parents went on to suffer a decade of systematic abuse and neglect at t...