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A Hot Hot Summer – Just Look At What It’s Doing To Our Grass

North Staffs TV have been out and about looking at the impact the hot summer has had on our grass.  Take a look at our video, there is lots of very burnt looking grass !

When the weather reaches extreme heats, it is only a matter of days before you start to see yellow patches of dry grass form, eventually your whole garden is yellow.

Britain’s heatwave came as extreme hot weather griped northern Europe, with scientists warning the kind of conditions seen during the summer of 2018 in much of the northern hemisphere are made more likely by climate change.




Channel 4 Reveals Shortlist For New Media Hubs – Stoke-on-Trent Is On The List!

Channel 4 has shortlisted Birmingham and Coventry to become the home of their new national headquarters.

The broadcaster is also setting up smaller creative hubs in two additional cities. Birmingham, Coventry, Stoke-on-Trent and Nottingham are all up for consideration.

We’ve selected 13 cities that are best able to meet our vision for our new hubs in the Nations and Regions. We look forward to visiting all those on the shortlist as part of our second phase, but we will also be continuing to work with all cities and regions as part of our strategy to increase investment and support creative businesses, jobs and growth across the UK.”

Jonathan Allan, Channel 4’s Chief Commercial Officer