August 8, 2019
A PARISH council in the Moorlands has called on a local authority to act as overgrown hedges on a footpath on a busy road is making the walkway unpassable. Checkley Parish Council is urging it's residents to contact Staffordshire County Council about the “disgraceful state of the footpath from Tean all the way down to Fole.” A spokesperson for Checkley Parish Council said: “The verges are taking over the paths and the hedges are causing people to walk on a busy road.
March 28, 2019
BIKERS have shared their love of motorcycles and Jesus at a special church service held in Tean. Members of the Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) rode in to Christchurch, Tean to share their stories and conduct Sunday worship. The group also organised music and attracted a large congregation from across the area.
March 21, 2019
GARY Ross thought he had simply pulled a muscle after suffering from chest pain for three days but once seen by the life-saving staff at Royal Stoke University Hospital he was told he needed urgent surgery or faced the risk of dying. The father-of-one, who lives in Tean, was transferred to the hospital's Coronary Care Unit where life-saving scans and tests revealed his aorta, the main artery in the body, had torn. He then had urgent surgery to prevent a catastrophic rupture and any further bleeding.
January 31, 2019
A CONTROVERSIAL planning application has been approved by community leaders – despite heavy objection to the proposals. The plans for “outline permission with details of access for residential development of up to 55 dwellings including creation of a new access, car parking and ancillary landscaping” for land adjacent to Daisy Bank Farm in Uttoxeter Road, Upper Tean were approved by the Staffordshire Moorlands District Council's planning committee at their meeting on Thursday, January 24.
October 25, 2018
PEDESTRIANS have raised concerns about a well-used link between Cheadle and Tean. The surface of a section of pavement along Tean Road has crumbled and overgrown hedges are forcing walkers into the road. Residents in the area are appealing for highways bosses to fix the issue to reduce hazards to schoolchildren and pensioners.
May 23, 2018
POTENTIALLY life-saving equipment has been installed at a primary school in Tean as part of a major fundraising drive.
March 7, 2018
A RECREATION ground in Cheadle is set for a £300,000 cash boost as part of a major improvement scheme.
January 25, 2018
DEVELOPERS behind a residential scheme at a former pub near Cheadle could be sent back to the drawing board.
January 18, 2018
FIRE investigators have revealed the tragic circumstances in which an elderly woman died in a fire at her home.
January 18, 2018
VILLAGERS are being asked to come up with ideas for a new community group in Tean.
January 11, 2018
A TEAN woman discovered a photograph of her late father that she'd never seen before - while reading the Times and Echo.
January 4, 2018
Council fails to help family after fire