The body of Amandeep Kaur Hothi, was found in Britannia Hotel, off Lichfield Street, at 10am on Thursday...
AN ATHERSTONE councillor has spoken out after being accused of misleading ratepayers over a reduction in the town council's precept during budget setting.
A TEAM of apprentices from Lichfield have taken part in a community project at the National Memorial Arboretum which has seen them build an additional pathway to the iconic World War I memorial, Shot at Dawn.
Tamworth Sailing Club is inviting you and your family to come and enjoy a FREE taste of sailing as the club celebrates the landmark opening of its brand new £45,000 training facilities on Saturday 5 April.
The risk and cruelty of female genital mutilation (FGM) is being highlighted in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to mark International Women’s Day on Saturday, 8 March.
Ten people are currently in custody following an operation to arrest those suspected of being involved in burglary crime in the Burton, Tamworth and Lichfield areas.
TAMWORTH tourism staff will appear on hit Channel 5 show The Hotel Inspector next week (March 13).
SHADOW Education secretary Tristram Hunt held an unscripted question and answer session with Tamworth students during a recent visit.
"I think I'm part of the next generation of politicians," said Chris.
Thousands of registered sex offenders are living within communities in the West Midlands, the Express Star can reveal.
A woman whose body was found at a hotel in the Black Country, sparking a murder investigation, has been named by police as Amandeep Kaur Hothi.
A YOUNG Tamworth shopkeeper has vowed to fight plans for a new Aldi supermarket which he claims could destroy his family business.
A footballer has thanked fans for their support after his diagnosis and treatment for testicular cancer.
BURGLARY and theft suspects who are believed to have caused misery in Lichfield and elsewhere in Staffordshire have been arrested following a series of raids yesterday.
FIVE people in Tamworth have been arrested in connection with being involved in burglary crime.
BURNTWOOD Rotary Club's Tree of Light initiative last year was again very popular with the people of the town.
A scheme that will give people the right to ask and the right to know about a partner’s previous history of domestic abuse or violent acts has been rolled out to Staffordshire and comes into effect this Saturday (8 March 2014), which also happens ...
Bescot Promotions has joined forces with Cannock Chase District council to launch an Easter art competition for youngsters living in the Cannock area.
I see that there Kate Cardigan from the wonderful Lichfield Lore is going from strength to strength with her informal and fun Lichfield local history group, Lichfield Discovered.
A package of measures to help support schools to deliver free school lunches to all infant children has been launched by Schools Minister David Laws today.
Staffordshire is a place where opportunities for young people to gain employment, education or skills development continues to increase, the County Council Leader, Cllr Philip Atkins, said today.
Sir Robert Peel Hospital The planned closure of the surgical ward at the Sir Robert Peel Hospital has been put under the spotlight by the council’s Healthier Safer Scrutiny Committee, which is now demanding answers about the future of the hospital.
Members of the public are being reminded about a series of events to showcase exciting new plans for the future of Tamworth Assembly Rooms, starting place next week.
Walsall Wood FC last night extended their unbeaten record to 14 matches, when they drew with Heath Hayes FC away one all.
Owners and licensees of pubs, clubs and bars are being encouraged to come along to two open days being run by Tamworth Borough Council’s environmental team.
Quite a few boats moored here as it is so convenient for the all the shops nearby in Elliot's Field and Coton Park.
4th, 5th, 6th,7th March 2014 Fortunately local birding isnt about just one species.
Had a run over to Brum to take in this months Critical mass, stopping in Beacon park on the way to have a look at the new skate facility.
Edward King, Bishop of Lincoln, 1910 Felix, Bishop, Apostle to the East Angles, 647 Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, Priest, Poet, 1929 Psalm 71 In you, O Lord, do I seek refuge; let me never be put to shame.
March 7th - A great afternoon, although the wind was still very fresh.
March 7th - After the despondency of the previous day, spring returned with a fresh passion today.
Great blog Fergus and hope to get over sometime soon.
On Sunday 29th June, Chris Pattison will be leading us along the route of the Hanch Tunnel in Lichfield.
Soon we were off down the locks because our water tank was almost empty.
From our mooring above the locks we had a lovely view, until ‘Emily’ with butty ‘Bronte’ squeezed in between us and the lock landing.
I am very fortunate that I can now spend my time doing what I love the best.
Tamworth 0 Aldershot Town 0 Skrill Premier Tamworth's relegation battle with Aldershot was neatly poised at 0-0 at half-time after a relatively uneventful first period.
On Friday 23rd May 2014 , exactly a decade on from a glorious sunny late Spring day at Villa Park, the Hednesford Town Football Club Supporters Association would like to invite Pitmen supporters, young and old, to remember one of the most remarkable...
NUNEATON Town boss Kev Wilkin has said that only 100 per cent self belief will keep the Lambs in the Conference this season.
Albion boss Pepe Mel today hinted he has been given no assurances over his Hawthorns future.
Tamworth FC have completed the signing of Kevin Thornton from Wrexham.
Tamworth announce the signing of 21-year-old Blackpool defender Jake Caprice on loan until the end of the season.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Conference Premier game between Tamworth and Aldershot Town.
The launch of the city council's new Curzon Masterplan for the development of the area around Birmingham's future HS2 terminal took place recently.
In a submission to government, the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership said it would use nine existing local colleges for the new operation to train the next generation of railway engineers...
The Ryecroft Shopping Centre in Burntwood Work to improve a Burntwood shopping area has begun.
DEVELOPER St Modwen has announced two new lettings at its Watling Street Business Park near Cannock.
A FIRM that provides highway traffic controls and signals works is going back to Burntwood to expand its business after seven years in Cannock.
AN unprecedented coming together of regionally-based colleges is at the heart of a bid to secure a training facility for the HS2 high-speed rail project for Birmingham.
Scores of new jobs will be created as a pub undergoes a revamp.
To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office what progress his Department has made in enabling small and medium-sized enterprises to tender for Government procurement contracts.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will bring forward legislative proposals to extend the scope of the Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998 to cover student nurses who raise concerns about patient care.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much the NHS spent in Cannock Chase constituency in (a) 2006-07, (b) 2008-09, (c) 2010-11 and (d) 2012-13.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what steps his Department has taken to increase the level of access to credit for businesses in (a) Cannock Chase constituency and (b) Staffordshire in the last year.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many reported incidents of self-harm there were by people under the age of 18 in (a) Staffordshire and (b) Cannock Chase constituency in each of the last five years.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many benefit sanctions were issued in Cannock Chase constituency in each of the last five years.
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