11:53 UK time, Tuesday, 14 May 2013
The tragedy of Stephanie Bottrill's suicide highlights the dispute over changes to housing benefit.
Up to 97 per cent of Staffordshire homes will have superfast broadband by 2015, the county council says.
Former Stoke manager Tony Pulis writes a letter to fans in their local newspaper and urges them to support his successor.
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A5009 Staffordshire - A5009 Leek Road in Abbey Hulton, Stoke-On-Trent closed in both directions between the Abbey Road junction and Lime Kiln Traffic Lights, because of a vehicle striking a bridge and emergency repairs. Police directing traffic.
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