Tag "Lichfield"

Protest after Walsall Mayor's VE Day snub

Cllr Pete Smith

War veterans furious after the Mayor of Walsall snubbed the town’s VE Day commemoration as it clashed with the local election count, have raised a petition in protest.

Lancaster air crash crew remembered

Back, Gorden Rabbetts, Vincent Southworth, John Sills, front, Reggie Smith, Bernard Hall and Victor Meade

The people of Wednesfield have paid tribute to seven airmen killed in a horror air crash in Wolverhampton - just days after Victory in Europe was declared.

Cider maker invests in river water system

Apples on a conveyor at Aston Manor Cider’s Stourport-on-Severn plant

A team of Staffordshire engineers have come up with a groundbreaking new cooling system for processing apples at a Stourport-on-Severn cider plant, using water from the nearby river.