A man is arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life over a fire started at the front of a house.
A memorial is unveiled to honour 160 men who died fighting in World War One but were never publicly commemorated.
Staffordshire Police issued just four fixed penalty notices for mobile phone use last year.
There are fears a bid to bring jobs and government money to Stoke-on-Trent and eastern Cheshire may be delayed by the election.
The mother of teenage cancer fundraiser Stephen Sutton is running the London marathon to continue his legacy.
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Crewe manager Steve Davis questions the fitness of his players after they let a lead slip for the third game in a row.
Southampton's hopes of Champions League qualification are dealt a big blow as Stoke end a four-match winless run.
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Stuart George and Charlotte Foster