RAILWAY tracks are not playgrounds – that’s the message from British Transport Police (BTP) ahead of the Easter school holidays.
LICHFIELD and Burntwood residents are being warned to watch out for bogus insulation or boiler companies that are offering householders improvements to their properties.
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YOUNGSTERS are being invited to hop along to Ankerside Shopping Centre next week for fun with the Easter Bunny.
A popular restaurant in Tamworth is set to receive four additional dishes to its menu, as part of a nationwide change for the company.
A Royal Navy sailor from Tamworth has begun a nationwide fund-raising journey in style - by helicopterKelly Turner, along with three other Royal Navy sailors, flew in a Lynx helicopter to the top of the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle on Monday...
An £800,000 grant to rewire Lichfield Cathedral saves it from possible closure, its dean says.
A Lichfield museum is offering activities to keep kids entertained over Easter.
A LICHFIELD wildlife expert is raising awareness of the damage an apparently harmless nostalgic past-time could be doing to the environment.
The Green Party’s election campaign will ‘swing’ into action with a musical launch in Burntwood.
Families can get a treasured professional photograph and raise money at the same time as part of Lichfield Ladies Circle’s community challenge initiative.
THIS year's Mercury Bower Queen will be chosen at a special selection evening at Lichfield Golf and Country Club on Sunday (March 29).
Dozens of Tamworth motorists have been left counting the cost after a vandal damaged more than 40 cars at the weekend.
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FIREFIGHTERS from Lichfield and Stafford attended an incident on Queen Street, Chasetown, at 11.40am on Thursday after receiving a report that an elderly man had fallen down the open cellar of The Junction Inn.
LICHFIELD Cathedral has been named as one of 31 cathedrals to receive a grant from government-sponsored scheme, the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund.
Ride organisers highlight the importance of road safety.
Anthony Leonard “Tony” Godden (born 2 August 1955) is an English former football goalkeeper who played in the Football League for West Bromwich Albion, Luton Town, Walsall, Chelsea, Birmingham City, Bury and Peterborough United.
Claude Gnakpa Johouri (born 9 June 1983 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône) is a French footballer of Ivorian descent who is currently plays for Salgaocar F.
Shire Hall Stafford Artists looking to see their works of art on a countywide stage are being encouraged to submit their artwork to the 2015 Staffordshire Open Art Exhibition.
Sir Robert Peel hospital I want to put the record straight over the Sir Robert Peel hospital and certain claims made in the local media.
Simon James Gillett (born 6 November 1985) is an English footballer who plays for Football League One side Yeovil Town.
Matthew James Gill (born 8 November 1980) is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder.
Old Wembley Way(above) New W W (below) This one has to become our Official Saddlers Club Flag.
Erdington Court Bowls Club 90th anniversary open day.
Wednesday 25th March 2015 The search for migrants continued at a variety of local ish venues such as Caldecote, Merevale, Shustoke, Alvecote and Birchmoor.
For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you.
Passiontide Psalm 22 My God, my God, why have you forsaken me, and are so far from my salvation, from the words of my distress? O my God, I cry in the daytime, but you do not answer; and by night also, but I find no rest.
Here's a quick one to get the researchers scratching their heads - and it's a very long shot, but please do what you can, I've asked for more information from Gill, and I'm hoping she'll comment here.
So, you’ve found the perfect dress for an upcoming event, but guess what? The shop doesn’t have your size.
This is one of those 'funny' comments that grace my life every so often and I guess that, not being in any way unique (whilst being unique in every way!), others in the clergy are blessed with the same comments too! It's an odd thing but when this ...
Late last year I attended the opening of a new stationary store in Birmingham’s Bullring.
Lichfield Cathedral has been named as one of 31 cathedrals to receive a grant from government-sponsored scheme, the First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund.
Following on from the success of previous ‘W’ Collections, Wallis have recently unveiled their latest range, and I think it might be the best yet.
Narrow boat Millie M caught up with us, then Maffi and Molly came aboard for long ‘discussions’ over tea, evening meal and of course a couple of Guinness's! it’s always lovely to meet up with him to exchange views on just about everything.
Passiontide Harriet Monsell, Founder of the Community of St John the Baptist, 1883 Psalm 40 I waited patiently for the Lord; he inclined to me and heard my cry.
Tamworth assistant Mike Fowler says the Lambs are in a 'good place' as they prepare for Saturday's key clash at Chorley.
MANAGER Dave Haywood hasn't given up hope of his Bolehall Swifts side chasing down an eight-point gap on Midland Premier League Division One side Highgate United and claiming the league title.
TOM James says Tamworth's win over Hednesford Town could be considered the result of the season to date.
A game against hi home-town side Tamworth was certainly a baptism of fire for new Hednesford Town loan man Jordan Tunnicliffe last weekend.
KEY games are coming thick and fast as Tamworth bid to cement their place in the Conference North play-offs and manager Andy Morrell says the Lambs should relish the big-match stage.
Tonight's Sam Kimberley Cup Final between Dr Johnson FC & GS Rockets FC has unfortunately been postponed by our hosts, Walsall Wood FC.
Tomorrow is the final chance for you to nominate your grassroots hero for the 2015 FA Community Awards.
(Dont) thank the LordsTHIS weeks report from the House of Lords committee into high-speed rail project HS2 has certainly ruffled a few feathers.
BUSINESS leaders in Greater Birmingham have criticised a House of Lords committee report on HS2 as ignoring the needs of the West Midlands.
STAFFORDSHIRE software plc eg solutions has recorded an impressive set of results, returning to profit and seeing revenue surge.
THE Government has not made a convincing case for high-speed rail project HS2, says a damning House of Lords report published today.
Local businesses are being asked to back the Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park.
Ms Morgan, who co-founded London-based dRMM architects in 1995 and is currently president of the Architectural Association, will chair the HS2 Design Panel, a body that will oversee all the design elements of the project...
Tony Walmsley The owner of a Lichfield hair salon has revealed that prom fever is even gripping primary school students.
In the short time available, I want to take the opportunity to thank all the people who have made standing here, in this cockpit of the nation, possible for a humble lad from Birmingham.
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Basic Maths and English Skills | Oral Answers to Questions – Business, Innovation and Skills | Commons debatesTWFY: Mchael Fabricant MP (Conservative) Lichfield 26 Mar
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