Four people are hurt and one person is thought to be missing as dozens of firefighters tackle a blaze at a fireworks retailer in Staffordshire.
The Queen formally opens a £500m Jaguar Land Rover engine manufacturing centre on the Staffordshire-Wolverhampton border.
The final pieces of one of the world's most striking commemorative displays are being put into place in London.
Four people, including two children, are injured when their car became trapped beneath a lorry in a crash on the M6 in Staffordshire.
Port Vale confirm the appointment of interim boss Rob Page as the League One club's new manager.
Farmers for Action say hundreds of protestors have gathered outside a major UK cheese supplier in the on-going dispute over milk prices.
The family of a boy from Staffordshire who has cerebral palsy said they are struggling to pay for his physiotherapy after a private operation to help him walk.
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Norton United manager Scott Dundas is thrilled at his side's achievement in reaching the FA Cup first round for the first time.
Southampton reach the last eight of the League Cup for the first time in 10 years at the expense of 10-man Stoke City.
League One strugglers Crewe Alexandra give a week's trial to Argentine full-back Federico Bessone.
Micky Lennon, a PE teacher in his day job, misses Norton United's FA Cup replay at Shildon as he is away on holiday.
Chairman Ben Robinson says Gary Rowett's ambition and achievements at Burton meant it was inevitable he would join a bigger club.
Crewe host Sheffield United, Port Vale play MK Dons, while Norton United have another home tie, with Gateshead, if they win their replay with Shildon.
Port Vale owner Norman Smurthwaite says the future of interim manager Rob Page will be decided by the end of the week.
Port Vale midfielder Steve Jennings returns to League Two side Tranmere Rovers on loan until January.
Burton Albion boss Gary Rowett leaves the League Two club to take over at Championship strugglers Birmingham City.
The boss of the NHS in England defends his role in the Stafford Hospital scandal when he is called in front of MPs.
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