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Watch: Monday's selection of your pictures of Staffordshire and Cheshire

Allen Cook

BBC Local Live

It's one of my toughest but best jobs, sorting through the many great pictures you send in of Staffordshire and Cheshire - here are five for today.

If you've got a photo to share, you can send it in on email or put it on Instagram, adding #bbcstoke to your post's description so I know you agree to share it.

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'State of shock' for family over biker's death

Allen Cook

BBC Local Live

The family of a biker who died in a crash on the A523 between Bosley and Leek says they are in a "state of shock". 

Staffordshire Police say Mark Duncan Oarton died after his motorbike collided with a lorry in the Rudyard area.

Mark Duncan Oarton
Staffordshire Police

The 56-year-old, of Astbury Lane Ends, Congleton was pronounced dead at the scene. 

In a statement his family say they are "devastated" and "cannot begin to express our feelings of sadness".