McDonald’s and KFC Impose Teen Diner Restrictions After Stoke Punch-Ups

McDonald’s and KFC have banned teenagers from dining inside a number of Stoke-on-Trent outlets, unless they’re accompanied by an adult. Unsupervised under-18s are still allowed to buy food there, but will have to eat it elsewhere. Read More >>

Stoke-on-Trent Attempting to Curb Obesity with Motivational Text Messages

The UK's number of obese people is on the rise, and is set to cause quite a strain on the NHS if something isn't done to prevent it. Taking a slightly-unorthodox (if forward-thinking) approach is Stoke-on-Trent council. It is hoping the power of the text message will get people up, out and exercising. Read More >>

Health and Safety Bans Veteran Spitfire Pilot From Museum Plane Cockpit

In a case of Health and Safety gone mad, a former Spitfire pilot was banned from getting back into the cockpit of a stationary Spitfire held in a museum in Stoke-on-Trent. Read More >>