Tunstall Toilet “Incovenience”

A month ago visitors to Tunstall were told that toilets in the town centre were open for public use.

It is clear that since the information was reported that only the female toilet is in use with the men’s toilet still closed. Shoppers visiting the gent’s toilet when a council employee is present are being […]

A Social History of Goldenhill in the Post War Years 1946 to 1964

David Wood who is our local historian for the Sandyford & Goldenhill Website has written a paperback book consisting of 145 pages about the social history of Goldenhill. The book covers the post war years in the area from 1946 to 1964.

The book has been published by David, and the front cover (pictured below) […]

Handbag Theft

Staffordshire Police are asking people to be extra vigilant when out and about with your personal possessions. Today in the Tunstall area, an unknown male has attempted to take a females handbag when she had stopped for a moment and placed it down beside her. Luckily he has not managed to escape with the bag […]

Engage & SPACE Summer Holidays Timetable

FREE Multi-sport sessions


Cobridge Park, Elder Road, Cobridge ST6 2HY 4.30-6pm & Bengry Road, Normacot, ST3 4PU 4.30-6pm


Etruria Park, Vale Road, Etruria, ST1 4BL 4.30-6pm


YMCA, Hanley, ST1 3AE 1.30-3pm (girls only), Tunstall Park, Victoria Road, Tunstall, ST6 6EE 4.30-6pm

& GOALS Soccer […]

Catalytic Converter Thefts

There has been a rise in the number of Catalytic Converter thefts in the area, the thieves are mainly targeting garage forecourts at night.

The types of vehicles being targeted are generally older models of German vehicles such as VW, BMW and large 4×4 style cars.

It is also recommended that you try not to […]

Councillor Chandra Kanneganti to be Next Deputy Lord Mayor of Stoke on Trent

It is proposed that Chandra Kanneganti who is the councillor for Goldenhill & Sandyford is to be the next Deputy Lord Mayor of Stoke on Trent.

Councillor Jean Bowers has been proposed as the next Lord Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent, and she would be the 94th Lord Mayor to receive the iconic gold civic chain.

The […]

Nuisance Off Road Bikes

Staffordshire Police are reminding residents that it is against the law in the UK to ride off road bikes or mini moto’s on public roads and pavements. The same applies to trail bikes and quads unless they are displaying valid number plates. Please call the police on 101 or call anonymously on 0800 555 111 […]

What Sandyford Looked Like 60 Year’s Ago

Pictured below is what Sandyford looked like approximately 60 year’s ago. The image is taken on the corner of Hollywall Lane where immediately to the left (out of picture) would have been the Co-op food shop; further to the left in focus was the sign to the former Dog & Partridge Public House, and now […]

Tunstall Public Toilets “Now Open”

Good news for shoppers in Tunstall from today that the public toilets on Butterfield Place at the side of the Market will be open during business hours. They will be monitoring and cleaning the facilities to help protect against the spread of COVID 19, so please be aware that in small buildings like these that […]

MOTs set to resume in England, Scotland and Wales from 1st August

Lockdown restrictions are easing, and all drivers with an MOT due from 1st August are being urged to book an MOT test. This is a legal requirement.

Drivers who have an MOT test due before 1st August will still be granted the 6-month extension. For example, if your MOT is due on 31st […]