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Newcastle Borough Council

A public drop-in session with regards to Walleys Quarry will be taking place today! Senior officers from the Environment Agency (EA), Staffordshire County Council, the UK Health Security Agency, Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council and Staffordshire Police will be available to answer any questions and explain the latest developments. Open from 4pm to 7pm, the event takes […]

Staffordshire’s army of gritters were out in force across the county during the weekend as strong winds, snow and freezing temperatures hit the region, coupled with numerous fallen trees, resulting in both day and night crews in action throughout the weekend. With temperatures expected to remain low for some of the week and a risk […]

The importance of vaccination is being reiterated by public health chiefs ahead of the festive season, which is just over a month away. Staffordshire County Council are urging people  still in need of the Covid-19 vaccine to get jabbed as soon as possible to ensure they’re protected during Christmas and New Year. Young people aged […]

Residents in Staffordshire are being urged to give their unwanted broken electronic devices a new lease of life. Staffordshire County Council have launched their latest recycling campaign to help keep electronic and electrical items in use for longer. The council has teamed up with prisons HMP Featherstone and HMP Brinsford who will be repairing and […]

On Wednesday, legal teams from Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council and Walleys Quarry Limited appeared in court in the first of a series of court hearings to deal with the appeal lodged by Walleys Quarry against the Council’s Statutory Nuisance Abatement Notice. The abatement notice requires the landfill operators to prevent foul odours beyond the boundaries of […]

Twenty-eight arrests were made and one person was safeguarded during Staffordshire’s most successful County Lines Intensification Week to date. From Monday 11 to Friday 15 October, officers arrested 21 adult males, one boy and six adult females from Stoke-on-Trent, Cannock, Tamworth and Burton for drug offences. Eight people were charged and remanded. Police seized drugs […]

Do you have a favourite building project or landscape scheme here in Newcastle-under-Lyme.  If so, online nominations are now being accepted for the Council’s 2021 Design Awards. Which celebrate the major roles that good building design and land development play in enhancing the borough. There are three individual categories:  New buildings …. Conservation and refurbishment […]

Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council has been served a Statutory Nuisance Abatement Notice on Walleys Quarry which requires them to abate the statutory nuisance created from the foul odour that has been affecting communities’ health and wellbeing for many months. Residents in large parts of Newcastle and the surrounding areas continue to suffer from the impact of […]

The demolition of the former Civic Offices in Newcastle has begun. Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council has contracted Willmott Dixon to carry out the extensive work, which will commence on 9 August and is expected to be completed by mid-June 2022. The demolition will be the first move in radical changes to Newcastle’s townscape, funded by the […]

The Leader of Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council is seeking urgent action after the partial capping of Walleys Quarry landfill in Silverdale failed to address the issue of foul gassy odours leaking from the site. The capping of 50 per cent of the site was enforced by the Environment Agency (EA) on the operator, Red Industries Ltd. […]