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Meynell and Staffordshire hunt in National Trust ban

The National Trust has banned the Meynell and South Staffordshire Hunt from its land in Derbyshire following a fox-hunting court trial. Hunt master John Greenall, 52, from Wootton, Derbyshire and Glenn Morris, 44, of Tutbury, Staffordshire were found guilty of … Continue reading

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Free volunteering breaks up for grabs in the countryside

COMMUNITY groups are being offered the chance to enjoy a free residential volunteering break in the Peak District. The Stepping Stones to Nature project is throwing open the opportunity to people from parts of North Staffordshire so they can get … Continue reading

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Britain’s Best Bike Rides – Manifold trail, Staffordshire

A gentle ride that takes in valleys, rivers – and a creepy cave … http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2012/may/05/manifold-trail-bike-ride-staffordshire?newsfeed=true Chris Sabian is owner of http://www.thedoginn.biz a directory for Dog Friendly Accomodation, Pubs, Beaches & More Browse the UK’s most popular directory of dog friendly accommodation, … Continue reading

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This is Staffordshire

A good advert for the Staffordshire Peak District:- http://www.thisisstaffordshire.co.uk/perfect-place-away/story-15559050-detail/story.html Chris Sabian is owner of http://www.thedoginn.biz a directory for Dog Friendly Accomodation, Pubs, Beaches & More Browse the UK’s most popular directory of dog friendly accommodation, pubs, beaches and days out

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Award for Ilam Cross restoration

Villagers in Ilam who oversaw a restoration of their historic Ilam Cross centre-piece were placed in the final 16 of the English Heritage Angel Awards following the project, which was completed last month. The Ilam Cross Trust and its founder Phil Mottram were one of two … Continue reading

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Tourism promotion row

A ROW is looming over a tourism campaign aimed at attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors to the Staffordshire Moorlands. Community leaders say the Staffordshire Peak District brand was adopted to ensure to ensure that the Moorlands gets its fair share of … Continue reading

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Roaches hit by Fungal Disease

Bilberry plants at at the Roaches in Staffordshire have been infected by a rare fungal disease. Phytophthora pseudosyringae has killed some plants near Roach End on the Roaches Estate, near Leek. The disease does not harm humans or animals. People have been … Continue reading

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