Sport

Another clean sheet, another three points

Sam Clucas’ rasping drive and James McClean’s last minute strike were enough to secure a second successive three points for Stoke City as they overcame Swansea City at the bet365 Stadium this afternoon. McClean added the Clucas’ opener to secure the points in stoppage time with the Swans pushing forward Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Sport

Disasterfor Stoke City at Boro

Stoke City left Middlesbrough empty handed after a fightback from the home side. Sam Clucas fired the Potters into the lead early in the second period before the team switched off again  letting  Ashley Fletcher  level the scores. Lewis Wing was awarded too much time and space on the edge Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Sport

Bore Draw v Reading

Neither ‘keeper was  tested in the 90 minutes, the goalless draw was turgid. Charlie Adam was given a nice welcome on his first return to the Club since his summer departure, with all four corners of the bet365 Stadium applauding him as he was replaced. Sam Vokes was given an Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

Sleeping Beauty

The festive season in Stoke -on -Trent started at the Regent Theatre with a bang. Brought to you by the world’s biggest pantomime producer, Qdos Entertainment, and led by Stoke-on-Trent panto royalty, Jonathan Wilkes and Christian Patterson, this year’s Christmas spectacular delivers all the traditional family friendly panto fun the Regent Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

Curtains. Regent Theatre

Curtains is great showcase  for Jason Manford. The role of Frank Cioffi, the musical theatre loving detective who puts a Boston theatre and the cast of its failing show on lockdown after the murder of its leading lady, undoubtedly suits Manford . His character is likeable, along with his charm Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Sport

Another loss at home v Blackburn

A late Sam Gallagher goal condemned Stoke City to a second straight Championship defeat as Blackburn won 2-1 Dack put the visitors ahead early in the game before the Potters pinned their opponents inside their own area for much of the match. Scott Hogan brought Michael O’Neill’s side level via Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago