Posts tagged "Burton on Trent"

Brand new counselling service in Burton upon Trent

A brand new business has opened its doors in the centre of Burton-upon-Trent.  “Room to…” is the venue for a new counselling service for the people of Burton and the surrounding areas and is having an open day on Saturday 23 November to give everyone the chance to popRead more

Morris – Are you Man Enough?

Are you sat at home, feeling like (or being nagged that) you should do some exercise but don’t really want to put too much effort in? Then Morris dancing could be the answer you were hoping for! Mild exercise, that takes place in the pub with the prospect ofRead more

Call for information following fire damage in a Brizlincote Park

East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Open Spaces Team has been informed that the fire service was called out to the play area at Tower Woods, Brizlincote Valley yesterday morning to a report of a fire. There has been fire damage to a large number of wooden retainingRead more

It’s Official – Parks in Burton on Trent are among the Best in the Country

Stapenhill Gardens, Kingfisher Trail and Branston Water Park are among the best in the country Keep Britain Tidy announces a record-breaking number of award-winning parks and green spaces for 2013. Stapenhill Gardens, Kingfisher Trail and Branston Water Park are among the very best in the UK – and that’sRead more

NHS Community Trust Hosts Public Meeting In Burton

The UK’s largest integrated health and social care NHS Trust, Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Partnership NHS are inviting the public to attend their monthly Public Board meeting in Burton Town Hall on Wednesday 24 July 2013 from 1.30pm to 5.30pm.   Members of the public are warmly welcomedRead more

Latest News – Council Tax Reduction for Burton on Trent

Council Tax Reduction Agreed by Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has agreed to keep household payments low again this year by reducing its portion of the overall Council Tax bill. The proposed 1% reduction in Council Tax, which was agreed at a Full Council meeting tonight [Monday 25thRead more

SAD season is with us, so recognise the signs and don’t be afraid to seek help

Nearly one person in every 15 in Burton on Trent and Uttoxeter could suffer from a medical condition that causes depression and fatigue during the dark winter months. SAD – or Seasonal Affective Disorder – is at its most severe during January and February, and it is estimated upRead more

First Step Forward to a Brighter New Year with Health Walks in Burton on Trent

Walking for Health East Staffordshire aims to put a spring into the step of Burton people this New Year, by offering 8 different walks throughout the borough.  The Health Walk Scheme is organised in partnership with East Staffordshire Borough Council, The Ramblers and the Walking for Health East StaffordshireRead more

Cheaper Two Hour Parking Charges in Burton on Trent

Council Introduce Cheaper Charge for Two-Hour Parking Earlier this year, East Staffordshire Borough Council launched a public consultation on a new parking tariff proposal which ran for two months. The parking charges in East Staffordshire car parks have not increased over the last five years. We have listened toRead more

Burton on Trent Floods 2012 – Video Slideshow

Here is my video slideshow of photos taken on Tuesday 27th November in Burton on Trent. Apparently the water was several feet higher at the start of the day but had dropped a little by the time I took the photos. They will hopefully still give you a goodRead more

Council Awarded Gold in Workplace Health Programme

East Staffordshire Borough Council is the first local authority in Staffordshire to be awarded the gold level for the Workplace Health Programme organised by Staffordshire Public Health. The Workplace Health Programme aims to provide staff and local residents with healthy outcomes and improve their quality of life as wellRead more

Free Leisure Activities for National Stress Awareness Day – Wednesday 7th November

East Staffordshire Borough Council will be providing a range of free sessions and activities across its leisure centres and services, to help support the National Stress Awareness Day across the UK on 7th November. The activities taking place and facilities hosting them are: Meadowside Leisure Centre, Burton on Trent–Read more

Burton on Trent to Have an Ice Rink This Winter

East Staffordshire Borough Council is happy to announce that as part of the Market Hall redevelopment, the market square will be housing an Ice Rink during the festive period. The 1000ft2 rink will open on Thursday 22nd November and will run until the end of January, and opening timesRead more