Staff arriving for work on Thursday morning were faced with a shocking scene after intruders broke into local convenience store McColls in Tean Road, Cheadle overnight between Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st August. Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
ADAM CONTINUES HIS WINNING STREAK
Local swimmer Adam Peaty, aged 19 of Uttoxeter, has once again triumphed in the pool, bringing home four gold medals and two world records from the European Swimming Championships which were held in Berlin over the weekend. Read all about the former Painsley Catholic College student's success inside this week.
FOUR PAGE GCSE RESULTS SPECIAL FEATURE
Our reporters and photographers were on the scene at schools across the area last Thursday as nervous teenagers gathered to collect their GCSE results. Inside this week we have four pages dedicated to the achievements of our local students.
42 NEW HOMES PROPOSED FOR HURSTS YARD
The District Council has received a full planning application to develop 42 new dwellings as part of the redevelopment of redundant allotment land and buildings at a site located off Bank Street, adjacent to Meadow Drive - commonly known as Hursts Yard.
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