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22 October 2014 Last updated at 22:04

Council leader quizzed by policeMike Heenan

The Conservative leader of Stafford Borough Council is interviewed by police after failing to officially declare his involvement with three businesses.

Undated handout photo issued by Greater Manchester Police of a drone, which was flown over a packed football stadium Forces 'acquired or used drones'

Police in Staffordshire and elsewhere have acquired or used drones for surveillance, a report says.

Patrick Burns Article written by Patrick Burns Patrick Burns Political editor, Midlands

Worcestershire takes new lead in devolution debate

Worcestershire backs devolution plan for city regions as the debate over decentralisation of powers heats up.

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David Gregory-Kumar Article written by David Gregory-Kumar David Gregory-Kumar Science & Environment correspondent, BBC News

Are urban badgers a problem or a boon to city life?

Urban badgers now cause more problems than their country counterparts but what, if anything, can be done about them?

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