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Christmas 2011 in Newcastle!
Wednesday 30th November is the date for the Newcastle-under-Lyme Christmas lights switch-on event and Signal radio road show. The Signal radio show starts at 4:30PM with the lights being turned on at 6:30PM.
Late night shopping also starts on Wednesday 30th November right up until Christmas, we will also see the return of free parking on council car parks on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays after 2PM and all day Sundays!
This is the itinerary for events in Newcastle for the Christmas holiday:
• From 3:00PM – Simon.....read more
New Police non-emergency telephone number
From Tuesday 8 November communities across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent will have access to 101, the national non-emergency telephone number for the police service in England and Wales.
While 999 is a well-recognised number used to report emergencies, the 2010 British Crime Survey found that only 54% of the public know how to contact their local police if they want to talk to them about policing, crime or anti-social behaviour. The introduction of the 101 number will help communities to keep their neighbourhoods safe by giving them one easy way to contact their local police force.....read more