Over 20,000 of the Your Staffordshire travel cards have been issued

New centres to manage response to civil emergencies

The launch of the innovative Your Staffordshire travel card has seen encouraging results

Six demonstration projects are being set up to trial direct payments to paying landlords direct.

Two-thirds of private landlords would consider taking advantage of the government’s Green Deal scheme to improve energy efficiency in their properties, according to a survey by the National Landlords Association (NLA).

40 infrastructure projects to be given special priority status

30 Extra Care housing schemes across the county by 2020

Users can decide to reduce, maintain or increase spending in different areas of the council

Retrofitting buildings with energy reduction measures will cut fuel bills and emissions

Action plan includes online toolkit which explains the processes employers need to undertake for apprenticeships

Municipal waste recycled or composted in 2010-11 was 38.2 per cent


Grant Shapps highlights need to rein in excessive chief exec pay packets


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The Emergency Services Show is the UK’s leading annual showcase of the blue light sector, featuring over 450 exhibitors, live demonstrations, unique learning opportunities and unrivalled networking.