The Village & Community Magazine for October is available on this link.

The Alstonefield Parish COVID-19 Action & Support Group is still supporting residents who need help – just go to its Facebook/Messenger page or complete the details on the Contact page of this website and we will will forward your message.

  • Benefice Church Services St Peter’s Church is open for Sunday services and St Margaret’s, Wetton and Holy Cross, Ilam are preparing to re-open. For more information please click here
  • The Village Hall is open for the Post Office,  private bookings and regular users wishing to recommence their activities. Pilates has re-started, and the Threads Workshops have also begun again. Unfortunately, all planned 2020 Committee-organised events such as concerts have been cancelled or postponed. Remember that face masks must be worn in the premises unless exemptions apply. Please note activities in the Hall are not limited to a maximum of 6 people – see the Village Hall page for information on this.  
  • The George is open (Thursday-Sunday) and continues to offer a takeaway service.  For more details, go to The George website.
  • The Watts Russell pub is now open every day for drinks and ‘tapas with a twist’ in the evenings. Meals by reservation only: 01335 310126.

Staffordshire Farm Watch

We’re all aware of the rise in rural crime, particularly within the farming sector.

Staffordshire Police are working with local communities in the Moorlands area to tackle these issues and have set up a Facebook page to keep everyone up to date.

Please visit and ‘like’ their page at: https://www.facebook.com/StaffsFarmWatch/

If you see or hear anything suspicious, please call the police non-emergency number: 101. You can also sign up to receive communications from the police by downloading this form:

Moorlands Farm Watch