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2 Hello again Well – what a change a few weeks makes. From thermal underwear and central heating up at the end of May to blistering temperatures some 5 weeks later, let`s hope it lasts. It is a fact that sunshine gives us a feel good factor but it`s not just the weather that is responsible. Looking at the economy recent surveys report a rise in business optimism on the back of growth in the service sector and confidence in the housing market. The Treasury comment that the UK economy is now moving from rescue to recovery following an upward revision of our growth forecast from the IMF. On a sporting front its` a great year to be British with Andy Murray being the first Brit to become the Wimbledon Mens Singles Champ for some 70 years, the British and Irish Lions winning the Test Series against Australia, Justin Rose winning the US Open Golf, Team Sky amongst the leaders in the Tour de France and our Cricketers favourites to beat Australia in the Ashes series just beginning as I write this. Unlike the BBC and some of our newspapers who seem to look for the downside with everything let`s just take pride in our national success and achievements albeit modest in difficult economic circumstances for there are many others worse off. Enjoy it while it lasts. Have a great summer.

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Gardening Tips


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Travel The eternal appeal of Rome I must be the most predictable holidaymaker in the world; for the last 25 years I have taken 2 weeks in the same Spanish resort either in June or July; I even stay in the same villa. But in the last few years money has not been so tight and I have started taking a second holiday each year with my partner, usually a short city break. Last year’s was the best so far, a trip to Rome in August. People say that Rome is too hot in August but it’s nothing compared to the Costa del Sol. The good thing is that, as with Paris, the locals head to the coast in August and leave their city to the tourists, meaning that there are bargains to be had. By the time you’ve shelled out for a flight it seems a false economy to skimp on hotels, particularly if you’re just staying for 3 nights as we were. I surfed around the comparison sites and secured a deluxe room in the Rome Cavalieri Hotel for 200 euros (about £170) per night. This may sound like a lot but, believe me, for a place like the Cavalieri it’s a bargain. This huge hotel sprawls over a hilltop outside the city and features lush grounds with three swimming pools, spectacular interiors and the most fantastic health and beauty spa I’ve ever seen. The downside is that it takes half an hour to crawl through the traffic to the centre of the city, but at least there is a free shuttle bus. We arrived at midday, checked in and had lunch followed by a dip in the pool; then it was time to head into the eternal city. It was without doubt the most spectacular bus ride I’ve ever taken, creeping past the Vatican and on into the historic centre of the city where over 2000 years of history surround

you. We didn’t have any specific plan; we just wandered about soaking up the atmosphere. Rome is an incredibly vibrant city; everyone mills about, shouting, hugging and waving their arms, in total contrast to London where everyone basically ignores each other. Eventually we found a family run trattoria down a back street and had a very romantic and delicious meal that was remarkably inexpensive. After that we took a taxi back to the hotel (not so inexpensive) and went to bed, exhausted by our elongated day. The next day we set out to do some serious sightseeing, taking in the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain and the Colosseum all in one morning. The Spanish Steps are impressive and the Colosseum is remarkably intact for such an ancient building, though there’s a long queue to get in. My favourite was the Trevi Fountain, gorgeous baroque architecture and so romantic. After a light lunch we headed south from the Colosseum to the Villa Celimontana which sits on top of yet another hill. It has a lovely park and glorious

formal gardens. The villa itself is beautifully restored and features some fine sculptures. Not as well known as many of Rome’s landmarks, Celimontana is relatively quiet and is a peaceful way to spend an afternoon. We dined in one of the hotel restaurants that night. The Cavalieri is home to the renowned La Pergola restaurant and we were very tempted to indulge ourselves. However, the 200 euros a head price tag put us off and it was booked up anyway; the bar and grill we ate in was still perfectly good and not nearly so pricey. For our last full day we took to the famous Via Condotti, a kind of cross between Oxford Street and Rodeo Drive. With the Italian economy in free fall most of the shops had a sale on and I picked up a sublime pair of shoes at less than half price. Our last afternoon was spent lounging round the pool drinking wine. Rome is romantic, vibrant and full of culture, history and superb food. I can’t wait till I go again. Debbie Rose

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FASHION How to fake it like a jet setter! Last week I was travelling Stateside and this week I’m in China. This has prompted me to take some steps to organise my perpetually motioned self! We’ve all been there, wearing scruffs for travelling in. STOP, this really has a negative effect on one’s demeanour. Ditch the leggings and don’t even think about leisure pants of any description. Travel in style, put a little effort in, don those pretty summer wedges – you can still walk in them A swing style top will hide any bloating and stretchy Capri trousers with a neat side zip will be perfectly practical. As for a coat - do you really need one? Grab a pashmina instead - light, compact and warm as toast.

Get that luggage sorted too. Hand luggage is the most important as it stays with you throughout the journey and complements your outfit. I have finally purchased two much sought after Longchamp bags, (admittedly, one was by accident because it looked so much bigger on the website). This means, however, that I now have a cute compact sized one for everyday purposes and a larger ‘daddy’ version that is the perfect size for a weekend away or for stuffing large sketch books and files into! Both fold up completely, which means they pack away in your suitcase when not required!

what will no doubt be tired eyes and a light scent that lifts your spirits, particularly on those long haul flights. Favourite lippy, flip flops (preferably sparkly to perk up those swollen feet), hairbrush, a notepad plus pen (because all the best thoughts/ worries/ ideas come to mind in mid-air) and a good book are all must haves. I am now going to try very hard to take my own advice as I pop off to pack for my next flight tomorrow! Hope you have a holiday destination booked; I certainly am in desperate need of one! Love and lipstick xx

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occurs only if you cross at least three time zones; the more time zones crossed during a longhaul flight, the more severe the jet lag can become. It tends to be more of a problem if you’re flying east because your body finds it harder to adjust to a shorter day than a longer one.

light will help your body adjust. The hormone melatonin can be useful for people who are travelling across more than five time zones, but it has not been licensed for jet lag. A doctor who specialises in travel may occasionally prescribe it as an off-licence medication.

Jet lag symptoms usually pass after a few days and there is no need for treatment but you can help reduce the effects. Ensure you are well hydrated before and during the flight and avoid drinking large quantities of alcohol. Try to take short naps during the flight but don’t nap on arrival. Establish a new routine as soon as possible, eating and sleeping at the correct times for the new time zone. Spend some time outdoors as the natural

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If you are travelling to faraway shores this summer, have a great trip! Phoebe Hodge

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Goodfellaz Barbers has now been established for 13 years. We first opened our door way back in 2000, and we are still going strong today. We would like to say a big thank you, to all our customers, past and present, who have made goodfellaz barbers the success it is today. We pride ourselves on providing a first class barbering service, offering a huge range, from traditional haircuts, to the most up-to date styles. We also offer cut throat shaving, which is all the grooming a man could want, using hot towels and toners. We have vouchers available for “the full works” priced at only £15.00. This includes a haircut and a cut throat shave. We also stock a wide range of specialist hair care products. Our prices are very competitive: haircuts are £7.00, and for the gentlemen who have reached that age of 65 years young, they are £5.00. And for the young dude, under 12, who wants a haircut, or an up to date style it’s £6.00. We are located opposite the Windmill pub on Hilderstone Road, Meir Heath, ST3 7PB. Many thanks again to our loyal customers. There are going to be some very exciting changes within Goodfellaz Barbers in the very near future. We look forward to seeing you very soon, old and new faces. Gino

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Opinion Where did it all go wrong? As you read this I will (hopefully) be sunning myself on a beach in Spain. To get to my beach I will, of course, have had to get on a plane. The problem is that my nearest airport is East Midlands which forces me into the arms of the “low cost” airlines and, in turn, the living hell that is their online booking system. East Midlands Airport was abandoned by Easyjet a couple of years ago and I categorically refuse to fly on Ryanair. That leaves Jet2; let me talk you through the delights of booking some flights with them. It all starts off reasonably well; they have flights that depart when I want to go on holiday and they do actually fly to Alicante – this is a major step forward from Ryanair who would probably drop us off in a remote corner of Portugal and leave us to fend for ourselves. Unfortunately, flights on a Saturday are far more expensive than those on a Sunday so I have to book the villa for an extra day to take advantage of the Sunday “discount.” Then I am asked if I want to bring any luggage with me. What a stupid question; of course I want to bring luggage. Let’s go large, I decide; suitcases all round! Imperiously, I click the appropriate button… and watch the price leap up by £164. I have a sudden rethink and decide we can fit all our belongings into one case. The website is not happy about this; there are four of you and you’re going away for two weeks, it reminds me. I

override it and press on with the booking process… only to get into a pitched battle about travel insurance. I booked an annual travel insurance policy earlier in the year so I don’t need to be upsold a policy by Jet2. Even so, the website thinks that I should at least have the common decency to tell it about this and consider whether Jet2’s policy might be more comprehensive. We then have a similar argument about car hire. Finally, I have the temerity to expect my family to sit together rather than be scattered around the plane. This can be arranged – but at a price; another £40 please. Of course, that is not the end of the matter because I still have the untrammelled joy of the online check-in process to look forward to. How did we get to this state of affairs? When I was young, an international jetsetter was a glamorous, beautiful person heading off to Cannes for the festival or to Bermuda for some sun. Now it is some fat bloke jetting off to Riga with his mates to drink beer and go to a strip club. We are constantly told that air travel is so much cheaper than it used to be and that now anyone can afford to nip over to Barcelona to watch a football match. We are also

told (generally by Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary) that this is all thanks to the low cost airlines. But here’s the thing, if you compare the price of a flight with British Airways with the cost of the same flight with a low cost carrier with all the “extras” that are included in the price with BA, you will find there is very little difference. In fact, a lot of them are cheaper. And here’s another thing, if nobody took up any extras above the basic ticket price, Ryanair would lose money on every seat they sell. So, maybe it’s all our own fault. We want the convenience of flying from a regional airport and are prepared to disregard the fact we are sometimes flown to an airport miles away from where we actually want to go. We want cheap flights but are then prepared to stump up hundreds of pounds for “extras” that should be included in the price. Perhaps I should stop moaning and start looking forward to my holiday instead. Howard Clemmow

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BARKING MAD The Alternative To Kennels For many dog owners, the thought of their pet being abandoned in a kennel while they’re on holiday is enough to put them off their sangria. But Barking Mad is offering a home from home for your dog When I go on holiday, I am very lucky that the in-laws actually look forward to dog-sitting, but for lots of pet owners, this isn’t the case and they are forced to put their dog in kennels. For many, this puts a dampener on their holiday because they are worrying about the welfare of their final family member. Barking Mad offers an alternative to dog boarding kennels, and provides a home-from-home holiday for your canine friend.

Craig Cotterill, who runs Barking Mad across Stoke on Trent and surrounding areas, said: “We know everyone needs to get away every now and then, so we thought it was about time dogs had a holiday too. “We initially come to your house and get to know you and your dog, and you can tell us about your dayto-day routines for feeding and exercising so we can replicate this for your dog. “We’ll chat about likes, dislikes and any healthcare requirements, and then we will select the right host family for your dog.” Barking Mad takes on dogs of all sizes, and promises to find a host family to match your pooch’s needs. “We know owners will want to know exactly where their dog is going, so we will go

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through everything to ensure the host family is suitable for the dog and for the owner. “Our service includes door-to-door, chauffeur driven transport for your dog, as we find being collected from home is far less stressful, and overcomes the anxiety caused to dogs when left behind by their owners. “For me, the best bit for us is seeing dogs happily settled in and comfortable with their host family.” For more information on customer enquiries or being a host family visit or contact Craig Cotterill on 01538 702704, or email craig.

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Technology A cautionary tale In a dark corner of our spare room sits a desk with an elderly desktop computer on it. This computer is so ancient that it runs Windows XP but it works perfectly well and, besides, I like Windows XP; it is very simple to use and is infinitely superior to the dire Windows Vista system that replaced it. This sturdy old computer is used by the kids to do their homework and by my wife to surf for cheap holidays and buy shoes. The other day I fired it up to do some online banking and as soon as I opened Internet Explorer I noticed some strange things. The first thing was that random bits of text were underlined and highlighted in blue. This was rather distracting when I was trying to read an article about the cricket and, to add to the annoyance, every time the cursor went over one of these highlighted bits of text a small advert popped up offering me anything from a cheap hotel room to saving money when I renewed my car insurance. The second was that every time I went on a new website, another window opened up inviting me to take part in an online survey on something I wasn’t remotely interested in. Curious as to what was going on, I took a closer look at a couple of the popup adverts. At the bottom of both of them was the legend “Powered by Top Arcade Hits.” I did a quick bit of research on Top Arcade Hits. It is a fairly common bit of software that downloads itself onto computers without the owner’s permission, usually when a free game is downloaded from Download. com. Some interrogation of the family pointed the finger of blame fairly at my youngest son,

who had downloaded a free version of the arcade classic, Pacman – can’t hold that against him. Strictly speaking, Top Arcade is a form of malware but it is not a particularly vicious form; it just bombards you with unwanted adverts every time you go online. My Google search advised me that it was very easy to remove Top Arcade; I just needed to download a programme called Malwarebytes and it would take care of it. Now, I know all about Malwarebytes; it is probably the leading antimalware programme on the market and, better still, there is a free version that is perfectly good for most user’s needs. I hit the download button. Then catastrophe struck. I’m not sure whether something went wrong with the download or if Malwarebytes is incompatible with XP or whether I was downloading from a dummy site that actually redirected me to another piece of malware, but the download completely froze the computer. I switched it off and rebooted it, but it was still operating at glacial speed. Eventually though, I managed to persuade the control panel to open, then the add/remove

software pane and, finally I removed Malwarebytes. The computer returned to normal and I breathed a sigh of relief. A thought struck me; I scrolled down the list of installed software and there was Top Arcade, sitting there as bold as brass. I removed that too and got rid of the annoying popups. There are three morals to this tale. The first is to be very wary of downloading free games from the internet; this is one of the most common ways for malware to get onto computers. The next is to install a good anti-malware system on your computer now, rather than waiting to get an infection and responding to it. A traditional anti-virus programme is no longer enough; the vast majority of infections are malware rather than viruses now. There are plenty of good free systems out there. Finally, once you have chosen an antimalware system, make sure that you download it from the official website. There are a lot of dummy sites out there just itching to put some intrusive malware onto your computer. Happy surfing! Graham Iek IT Consultant

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prOperTy Flood risk insurance – a ticking timebomb After the widespread flooding of 2007 the government struck a deal with the Association of British Insurers (ABI) which was entitled the Statement of Principles (SoP). Under the scheme, the ABI undertakes to provide flood risk cover as part of the standard buildings insurance to any house not at significant risk of flooding. Houses at risk of flooding will still be insured provided the environment department has submitted plans to reduce the risk within 5 years.

stipulate that the property must have valid buildings insurance which includes flood cover. If a house cannot be insured against flooding, it is virtually impossible to raise a mortgage against it. More problematically, if insurance cover is withdrawn, an existing mortgage would become invalid and the lender could call in the loan. There are thousands of properties in the UK potentially at risk of this scenario.

There is no complete database of properties that are at The problem is that the SoP significant risk of flooding and, expires on 30/6/13, although at in practice, insurers tend to rely the time of writing the deadline on the last survey that was done has been extended by a month. on the property, even if it has It will not be renewed. This flooded several times in recent Builders Half 128x90_Layout 1 08/08/2012 13:13 Page 1a isWGR potentially a disaster in the years. This means that, unless making. Virtually all mortgages property floods again, insurance

is unlikely to be withdrawn. The ABI has proposed a new scheme to guarantee insurance cover for properties that are at risk of flooding and it would be funded by a small levy on all buildings insurance policies provided by ABI members. Unfortunately, the government has yet to agree the proposal and negotiations continue, a worrying situation for a housing market that is still extremely fragile. If you are concerned about your house flooding, a good first step is to have a risk survey performed which will include recommendations on what you can do to limit the risk. Securing your home against flooding is one of the best investments you can make. Craig Brown

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Property Are property investors driving the market? Recently released mortgage figures show that buy to let mortgages have accounted for a record share of the market, just over 17%. Property investors and landlords are clearly having a major impact on the housing market; if you are selling your house, how does this affect you? The first thing to remember is that property investors are just that, investors, and they are looking for a return on their investment. With prices still flat outside London and the South East, the best way to maximise that investment is to buy cheap and rent dear. This is why landlords tend to prefer Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) where each bedroom is let to a separate tenant; they

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that is in very poor condition and making improvements to bring it up to the standard required by their target market; for instance a HMO will be refurbished to a lower standard than an apartment intended to be let to young professionals. They normally have a good working relationship with a range of builders and trades. It is clear that landlords and property investors operate in a different market to the one most estate agents’ customers experience. Their increasing influence in the market is down to a combination of circumstances including mortgage rationing, increased demand for private rentals and depressed house prices.

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Call now for a free, no obligation quote:

also undetaken

T: 01782 396075 M: 07889 405463

For a FREE Estimate call Carlton Upholstery on:

T: 01538 756274 or M: 07976 794811

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Based in Draycott, Staffordshire

John Anthony

Interiors Ltd A small family run business, John Anthony Interiors take pride in all work undertaken from start to finish. 30 Years Experience

FREE No Obligation Quo te Fully Guaranteed

Cheadle, Staffordshire ST10 1UX




All new fitted Kitchens, Bedrooms and Bathrooms Worktop, Tiling, Appliances and Flooring Why not transform your existing kitchen/bedroom at a fraction of the cost!

We will BEAT any genuine like-for-like quote!

T: 01782 393404

01782 395950 M: M:T: 07967 488190 or 07740 091393

07970 250393


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All Domestic & Commercial Electrical Work Undertaken Property Rewiring Specialist 24 Hour Emergency Callout Landlord Certificates Quality Assured & All Work Fully Insured



SUPPLIED & FITTED ONLY ÂŁ370* *Domestic fuse boxes only maximum of 8 circuits

Choice of Top Brands including

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BARKER ELECTRICAL Specialist in Integrated Applicances

Domestic Appliance

Repairs & Sales

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Ian Thorley, trading as

Chimney Sweep

Same Day Service Industrial Boiler Cleaning Chimneys swept and unblocked Birds Nests Removed Agas, Woodburners & Liners Cleaned

T: 01782 392366 oR 07761 330995. R.Holding, Roughcote Lane, Caverswall ST11 9EG


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nOw OPEn AGAIn In FORSBROOk we pay cash for your reusable clothes, paired shoes belts and handbags.




-wE ALSO SELL4000 Less Chemicals ELECTRIC CIGARETTES Same smoking sensation Smoke indoors - legally & LIQUID S L REFIL Bring this lea flet into the shop and

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07950 039137 AT CASh FOR CLOThES, 2 ChAPEL STREET, FORSBROOk, STOkE On TREnT ST11 9BY OPEn TImES: mOnDAY - SATURDAY 9Am-5Pm. Accepted books 5p per kilo. Electrical items 5p per kilo.

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We Work Hard to Promote Mr Washer (fenton domestics) bc:Layout 1 Local Traders Tel: 01782 392 355 motorbike courier quarter portrait_Layout 1 01/10/2012 The

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Fenton Domestic Appliances Ltd 82-84 Victoria Road, Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2JX

Domestic Appliance Sales and Repairs Trained to Institute of Advanced Motorists riding standards and CRB checked l

Fitted GPS navigation enables the most cost effective routes l

Goods are collected, couriered and delivered by the same person ensuring they arrive in exactly the same condition they left you l

Proof of delivery with date, time and recipients signature

LONGTON SHOP 01782 594614 Russell :- 07787 881150

FENTON SHOP 01782 410333 / 744766 Andy :- 07779 827237


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Silvarda Flowers

Flowers and Gifts for all occasions


No out of office hour's restrictions We are ready when you are

Same Day - Overnight & Next Day Delivery

M. 07413 773631

Weddings, Funerals, Births, Congratulations, Birthdays, Anniversaries or ‘just because’... T: 01782 926223 M: 07787 415026

Indoor & Outdoor Plants, Hangin g Baskets & Planters Alw ays Available

“The tiny shop with the big heart”

Silvarda Flowers & Gifts - Meir Heath - Stoke-on-Trent

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YOUR COMMUNITY PAGES WHAT`S GOING ON IN OUR AREA Every edition of Trade Locally includes details of forthcoming events within easy reach but space is limited and publication is every 6 weeks. For a larger selection updated weekly throughout the year have a look at our website, and our Facebook page. Why not share your news, views and events with our local readers? If you would like to contribute any news, stories or photos of interest to our readers please email to or call us on 01782 392355. We`ll do our best to publish relevant articles in the magazine or online.

TAKE PART IN OUR LOCAL WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT The Douglas Macmillan Hospice are holding a DANCEATHON and WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT on Saturday September 14th to raise funds for your Local Hospice. To get the World Record DMH need over 600 people taking part but the target is 800 people this year. Why not give it a go – have fun and support a very worthwhile local cause. The event is to be held at Fenton Manor Sports Complex beginning at 3pm and you can register online at or pick up a registration form from any of the Hospice Shops. See the DMH notice for the event on Page 4.

GET THE LATEST LOCAL BUSINESS DEALS & DISCOUNTS AS WE GET THEM For the latest deals and discounts from our Local Traders and Business Partners plus important notices of Fraud and Scams operating in this area log on to where we publish details as received throughout the year. If you are one of our Business Advertisers you can currently have your Special Offers or Discounts published FREE on our website - or call Ian or Sue for details on 01782 392355.

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Chantelle Blinds Huge Discounts off top quality blinds

A family run business, Chantelle Blinds, based in the heart of the Potteries, have been manufacturing and supplying blinds for over 48 years. We offer an unbeatable selection of:

Vertical, Venetian, Roller, Wood Slat and Conservatory Blinds Free Measuring and Fitting. DIY Discounts also available Come visit our large showroom

T: 01782 325014 599529 or 314016 23 Commerce Street, Longton, Stoke on Trent

Advertise here Your Sales Message delivered into 10,000 Local Homes & listed FREE on from just £40

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WHAT`S ON - Locally 20-21 July

Foxfield Railway Summer Steam Gala.

Preservation can be seen in all its glory, during this weekend as we stage our show topping, ‘Steam Gala’ event Caverswall Road Station, Blythe Bridge, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST11 9BG, United Kingdom. Tel: 01782 396210 22 July - 30 Aug Summer, Teapots & Parties - Children’s Workshop, Wedgwood Museum. Join the team at the Wedgwood Museum for a summer holiday full of tea pots and parties. Weekly workshop with tea as the theme, enjoy painting, Making & Decorating Venue: The Wedgwood Museum Phone: 01782 371902 27-28 July

The Shugborough Game & Country Show.

All day entertainment including birds of prey, working dogs, heavy horses, medieval village plus The Knights of the Damned Jousting Team, children’s entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees. Also on Sunday The Companion Dog Show – so bring along a canine friend and have a go! Admission: £7, concessions £6, Children age 5-16 £3, Family Ticket: £18 (2 adults and 2 children)Accompanied children under 5 – absolutely FREE Venue: Shugborough Estate Phone: 0845 459 8900 Address: Milford, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 0XB 27 July

Beatles and Oasis Tribute.

Bring a blanket, a picnic for a night of live music in the lakeside Amphitheatre, Bar and refreshments available. Venue: Trentham Gardens Estate Phone: 01782 646646 Address: Stone Road, Stoke-On-Trent, ST4 8AX 3 August

Murder Mysteries - Shugborough Estate.

Enjoy an evening of tongue-in-cheek suspense and drama as a brilliant murder mystery unfolds before the serving of each dinner course, leading to a climatic whodunit. Venue: Shugborough Hall Phone: 0845 459 8900 Address: Milford Common, Nr. Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 0XB 4 August

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party - Dorothy Clive Gardens.

Alice-in-Wonderland themed afternoon for children and families. Enjoy activities such as face painting, a March Hare garden trail, storytelling, a bouncy castle, colouring, giant garden games and picnics. Best hat wins a prize. Free admission for children. £3.50 admission for adults wearing hats. Venue: The Dorothy Clive Garden Phone: 01630 647237 Address: Willoughbridge, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 4EU 9 - 11 August

Retro Stop Over - retro cars, bikes & clothing at Uttoxeter Racecourse.

It’s the event for classic cars, VW`s, scooters, motorbikes, BMX, bike, retro clothing, lifestyle & music.Family friendly weekend with quality live bands & DJ’s, car & bike displays, our Retro Roller Disco, Pedal Powered Cruises, Advanced tickets start at just £15 per adult, kids are free available online at Venue: Uttoxeter Racecourse Phone: 01889 562 561 Address: Wood Lane, Uttoxeter, ST14 8BD 11 August

Classic Car Show - Shugborough Estate.

This popular event will feature over 800 vehicles dating back to the 1920’s with vintage and classic cars, sports cars, motorbikes, commercials, auto jumble and trade area. Venue: Shugborough Hall Phone: 0845 459 8900 Address: Milford Common, Nr. Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 0XB 14 August

Teddy Bear`s Picnic – Foxfield Railway.

Fantastic all-round entertainment for the family… Venue: Caverswall Road Station Address: Blythe Bridge, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST11 9BG Tel: 01782 396210

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29 Meir Heath & Rough Close Village Hall – Regular Events Mon

GKR Karate 5pm - 7pm Painting For Pleasure 6.30pm - 8.30pm Aerobics 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Sean Anne Jackie

07947 771772 01782 396079 07977 416004


Miss Lou’s Dance World Ages 3 - Adult 4pm - 6pm Zumba Fitness Dancing 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Louise Jackie

07540 279611 07977 416004


Indoor Bowling Afternoon / Evening Lace Making 7pm - 9pm

Margaret Maureen

01782 394838 01782 394922


Tumbletots 6 mths - 7 Years Morning / Afternoon GKR Karate 6pm - 7pm Zumba Fitness Dancing 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Julie Sean Jackie

07734 455510 07947 771772 07977 416004

Fri For Hire

01782 396037 01782 394922

Sat For Hire

01782 396037 01782 394922


07947 771772 01782 396037

GKR Karate 9am - 12 noon Sean Available For Hire After 12 Noon


USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS Staffordshire Police Non Emergency Calls/General Enquiries 101 Emergency Calls eg: Life in Danger/Crime in Progress 999 Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service General Enquiries 08451 22 11 55 Free Home Fire Risk Check (freephone)

0800 0241 999

University Hospital of North Staffordshire (UHNS) 01782 715444 Stafford Hospital

01785 257731

NHS Patient Advice & Liaison Services (PALS) 0800 783 2865 Stoke on Trent (freephone) North Staffordshire (freephone) 0800 030 4563

0845 4647

NHS Direct Staffordshire County Council

0300 111 8000

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

01782 234567

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

0345 605 3010

Jobcentre Plus

0800 055 6688

The Pension Service (part of the Dept. for Work & Pensions)

0845 60 60 265

deals with benefits for people 60 and over


0300 123 45 55

National Rail Enquiries

0845 748 4950


0800 1111

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Paradise Nurseries Winnothdale, Near Tean ST10 4HB

Paradise Nurseries and Water Garden Centre is situated in the beautiful Staffordshire dales 800 ft above sea level on a north facing slope. We say 'If it will grow here it will grow anywhere!'

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Specialists in specimen shrubs and trees, planting and landscaping schemes b

Everything for the water garden including around 500 fountains and features b

Our trees and plants can be hired out for weddings or corporate events


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We can also carry out all landscaping work from small planting projects to larger water gardens Come explore our wide range of plants, shrubs, trees and much more set in a beautiful location

Tel: 01538 722566

Major credit cards accepted

Paradise Nurseries, Winnothdale, Near Hollington, ST10 4HB Staffordshire E:

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In partnership with

Does your Bank no longer offer an advised service? Are you happy with your existing Financial Advisor’s service? Are you and your family adequately protected against the financial strains caused by a death or serious illness? To book an appointment or for further information please contact Crystal Clear Financial Planning Ltd:

Charlotte Braund DipFA 07501 878075 or e-mail: Specialising in:

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Savings and Investments Life Assurance Critical Illness and Income Protection Inheritance Tax Planning Retirement Planning General Insurance Fully qualified, female Financial Consultant providing personal, honest, clear and concise financial advice locally and within the comfort of your own home.

Crystal Clear Financial Planning Limited is registered in England under company number 7789490 The registered office for Crystal Clear Financial Planning Limited is 4 St. Andrews House Vernon Gate Derby DE1 1UJ

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GarDeNING TIpS Your Garden in July Now is the time to give your lawn a high Nitrogen summer feed. Mow on a regular basis but during hot, dry spells, raise the blades slightly to reduce stress on the grass. Keep hanging baskets and patio pots well watered, this will need to be done every day or even twice a day in very hot weather. At the same time remove faded flowers to encourage new growth, this will keep your display looking fresh. As the first flush of flowers fade on your roses it is vital to deadhead them. Prune

back the flowered stem to just above a leaf or sideshoot, this will lead to new shoots, followed by new flowering stems. Keep greenhouses from getting very hot by leaving vents and doors open, also damp down the path to raise humidity, in the greenhouse, keep a close check for signs of greenfly, whitefly and spider mite. Check your garden every week for weeds and take action to control them. If you can keep on top of this task at this time

of year then this will prevent them from seeding and being a bigger problem later in the summer. The season has been very late this year because of the late spring, this has meant that Violas and Pansies have lasted longer than normal. However it is not too late to plant summer bedding plants, there are plenty of fresh plants still available. Robin Harper Mount Nurseries

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Quality Fencing supplied & fitted

aPruning aCrown Thinning aCrown Reduction aFelling aDismantling aHedge Maintenance aGrass Cutting

Concrete or wooden posts Gravelboards Block Paving - Patios - Ponds

T: 01785 615351 M: 07970 241085 Fully qualified and insured with 20 years experience. E:


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Every Pary




DC Vehicle Repairs are a friendly, reliable garage with an excellent reputation for a genuine, honest, quality, cost effective service at very fair prices.

Servicing all makes and models – Car, 4X4 and Light Commercial

07739 570094 Caverswall Common Stoke on Trent ST11 9EU

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Every Party Counts Party Supplies

Make your next party one to remember Here at Every Party Counts we specialise in making your parties stress free and fun. We aim to be your One Stop Party Shop with our carefully selected range including all the latest party themes. We have something for Boys, Girls & Adults including the following:l Themed

parties for Boys, Girls & Adults l Party Games l l First Birthdays l Prefilled Party Bags l l Pass the Parcel l Award Ribbons l l Cake Stands l Cupcake Cases l Paper Plates l l Balloons l Banners l Invitations l FREE DELIVERY

on all orders over ÂŁ50 or within a 5 mile radius of Stoke-On-Trent

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For competitive prices and a professional service from people who care visit our online party shop at Delivery normally 3-5 days – Next Day Delivery at surcharge.

For enquiries telephone: 01782 367895 or email: Based in Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire.

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Toy Libra

Welcome to Ofsted Registered & Charity Registered


A unique organisation that works in partnership with the ever changing and developing needs of its community About the Nursery The Care & Fun Club is a highly regarded and well established childcare facility supporting families in the local community. As a registered Charity we offer quality, flexible and affordable childcare for children from the age of 2 upwards. All our staff are highly qualified and support your children in readiness for school life. Where can you find us? The Nursery is based on the William Amory Primary School, our private entrance is off Uttoxeter Road just opposite the Co-operative (Late Shop) in Blythe Bridge.

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When are we open? Open 7.30am-6.00pm 51 weeks of the year closing only for one week at Christmas Free Childcare For eligible children aged 2, and all 3 & 4 year olds, the Government currently offers 15 hours of free care - which you can use flexibly. Talk to us about funding options and eligibility.

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*Terms and conditions apply, please contact us for further details and to ensure you are eligible.

Give us a call and arrange to pop in for a friendly chat

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Toy Library Full Page Ad July 13_Layout 1 09/07/2013 12:22 Page 1

The Toy Takeaway Toy Library

- Come along & visit us -

36, Cheadle Road, Forsbrook The Toy Library is a friendly meeting place for both parents and carers. Bring your children along for a FREE play session, whilst you sit back and relax. Maybe have a cuppa* and browse our extensive catalogue which offers a wide range of educational and sensory toys - all available to hire, for as little as ÂŁ1 per box. We also have a selection of large play equipment. Why not come along - a great chance to meet other parents/carers.

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We also support the Health Visitor at the Baby Weighing Clinic. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at Blythe Bridge Health Centre 1pm-3pm. The Toy Library Service is also available to Schools, Nurseries and Childminders

For more information pop in or call

Tel 01782 398988 *All we ask in a small voluntary donation to cover your hot drink. Registration fees apply, please call for details

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Required to promote sales of display advertising in the Trade Locally Magazine, our online marketing opportunities and our design, print and leafleting services to Local Businesses and Organisations. We are looking for someone with some sales experience, ideally both Inbound and Outbound, with the ability to generate leads in addition to those supplied by the Company. A good telephone manner and familiarity with computers and internet are also required and own transport is necessary for visiting clients. Hours are regular but flexible by arrangement and part time or free lance arrangements possible.

TEL: Ian on 01782 392355 during business hours or email: (No Agencies)

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Business Classified Accountants/Bookeepers Advertise your business here

Chimney Sweep Brushvac Caverswall 01782 392366

Aerials,Satellite & CCTV Advertise your business here Airport Transfers & Private Hire (UK) Trade Locally Buisness Services Blythe Bridge Tel: 01782 392355 P9 Barbers Goodfellaz Barbers Meir Heath: 07531 895882

Clothes Bank Cash for Clothes Forsbrook: 07950 039137

Bathrooms Advertise your business here

Couriers The Motorbike Courier SOT 07413 773631

Beauty Advertise your business here

Curtains Advertise your business here

Bed Warehouse Trentham Bed Warehouse Trentham: 01782 461824

DJ`S Advertise your business here P14

Blinds & Curtains Chantelle Blinds Longton: 01782 599529


Building & Repairs WGR Building & Roofing Meir Heath 07778 472251


Car Repairs & Servicing AA Silencers Cheadle 01538 752345


Car Wash & Valeting Regent Car Valeting Centre Meir Heath: 07577 361000 Carpets & Flooring Tailored Floors – Blythe Bridge 01782 395950 S. Pritchard Longton: 01782 312188 Carpenters & Joinery WGR Building & Roofing Contractors Meir Heath 07778472251 Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning Nigels Cleaning Service SOT 01782 866535

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DVD Rental Videodays Meir Park 01782 388120 Dine Out The Swynnerton Arms Rough Close 01782 392283



Hylands Longton 01782 342609 Panasonic Hanley 01782 214069


Fencing Straight Line Fencing SOT 01782 594796


Financial Advisors Crystal Clear SOT 07501 878075 Florist Silvarda Flowers Meir Heath 01782 926223




Foot Clinic Mobile Foot Clinic Meir Heath 01782 926223 Funeral Directors Harry Dawson Longton 01782 313428


Furniture Retailers S. Pritchard Longton: 01782 312188


Fenton Domestics SOT 01782 594614


Drives & Paving S & J Chell Boundary: 01538 751136

Westbridge Factory Outlet Meir Park 01782 310267



Straight Line Fencing SOT 01782 594796


Gardening C & D Tree Services Stone 01785 615351


Drives & Forecourts Pegasus Property UK Meir Park: 01782 385256

Straight Line Fencing SOT 01782 594796

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DVD Rental Videodays Meir Park 01782 388120

Child Care & Nurserys Care & Fun Club Blythe Bridge 01782 399877


Electrician SW Clarke Ltd Blythe Bridge 01782 393036

The Toy Takeaway 01782 398988


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Domestic Appliance Repairs Barker Electrical Draycott 01782 388613 P23

Staybrite Driveways SOT 01782 321672 P 18

Hylands Stone 01785 812019

Computer Repairs & Services The Computer Repair Centre Cheadle 01538 750400 P17 Click It Hixon: 01889 270024



Electrical Goods Hylands Meir 01782 319402

P20 P37 P35

Garden Co Uttoxeter 01889 508718


Green Thum SOT 01782 824549


Mount Nurseries, Spot Gate 01889 505627


Neil Taylor Tree Surgeon Stone 07528 938 126 P13

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Paradise Nurseries Winnothdale 01538 722566 P30 Pegasus Property SOT 01782 385256


T.B. Garden Maintanence Draycott 01782 399811


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Business Classified Gates & Railings Metalcraft Fabrications SOT 01782 822255 Gift Shops Mr C`s Blythe Bridge 07825 391205



Gold & Silver Buyers Longton Jewellers Longton 01782 320382 Groundwork SJ Chell - Cheadle: 01538 751136 Hairdressers Advertise your business here

Home Improvements J B HomeImprovements SOT 01782 336565 In Car Ent, Phones etc Ice Beat Fenton: 01782 323500


Roofing NC Platt – Meir Heath 01782 388173


WGR Building & Roofing Meir Heath 07778 472251



Musical Tuition Sarah Thirlwall Clarinet Rough Close 07706652225 Nurserys The Care & Fun Club Blythe Bridge 01782 399877

Secretarial Services Blythe Bridge Secretarial Services 07811 175107 P9



Ironmongers Baileys DIY Stone 01785 813312



Painters & Decorators Allan Belfield Draycott 01782 396075


Party Suppliers Every Party Counts SOT 01782 367895


Paving S & J Chell Boundary 01538 751136


Straight Line Fencing SOT 01782 594796


Pest Control Cedar Pest Management Lower Tean 01538 724277


Pet Food & Accessories Fords of Blythe Bridge 01782 392125 Plasterers Advertise your business here


Leaflet Distribution Leaflets Ltd Blythe Bridge 01782 392355 Local Business Directory Blythe Bridge 01782 392355 P3

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Mobile Telephones Mobile Trader SOT 01782 331771

Paintball, Quads, Shooting Ashcroft Park Bramshall 01889 502508 P 6 & P7

Interior Designs John Anthony Interiors Ltd Blythe Bridge 01782 393404 P21

Lawnmower Repairs & Servicing SL Servicing Stone 01785 815585

Pegasus Property UK SOT 01782 385256


Indian Restaurant & Takeaway Ovilash Stone 01785 813137

Kennels Barking Mad Alton: 01538 702704

Locksmiths Advertise your business here

Office Rental Trade Locally Blythe Bridge 01782 392355

Matrix Cheadle 01538 757482

Jewellers Longton Jewellers 01782 320382

Property Maintenance J.B. Home Improvements Blythe Bridge 01782 336565 P19

Mortgages Direct Mortgages Blythe Bridge 01782 398828 P19

Home-Holistics SOT 07887 818028

Local Marketing Trade Locally Blythe Bridge 01782 392355

Plumbing & Heating Kev Wotto Meir 01782 333379 Print & Design Services Leaflets Ltd Blythe Bridge 01782 392355


Smokers Requisites Mr C`s Blythe Bridge 07825 391205


Cash For Clothes Forsbrook: 07950 039137


The Computer Repair Centre Cheadle: 01538 750400 P17 Tanning Centre Videodays Meir Park 01782 388120


Taxis Lucky 7 SOT 01782 333333 Tiles Whitebridge Tiles Stone 01785 818570


Toy Library Forsbrook 01782 398988


Upholstery Carlton Upholstery Cheadle 01538 756274


Vehicle Repairs DC Vehicle Repairs Caverswall 07739 570094


Web Designers Thomas Paylor Blythe Bridge


Weight Loss Flabelos – Videodays Meir Park: 01782 388120


Whats on Locally


Windows & Conservatories Tailormade SOT 01782 327426 Zoological Park Blackbrook Zoo Park Winkhill Leek 01538 308293


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Trade Locally Issue 13  
Trade Locally Issue 13  

July/August Edition 2013