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Peel Road Runners take over organisation of Gate Gallop 10km Charity run 

16 Apr 18

FOR many years, Peel Road Runners have had a long-standing relationship with the organisers of the Tamworth Gate Gallop 10km charity event and in 2018, they take on the organisation.


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Tamworth community group in Guinness World Record bid for Staffordshire Day 

16 Apr 18

GROWING community interest group Tamworth Community Together CIC will attempt to set the record for the world’s biggest oatcake in celebration of Staffordshire Day on Tuesday, May 1.


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Tudor House Ladies Day supports Team Tilly 

16 Apr 18

A CHARITY Ladies Day took place at Tudor House Cafe on Lichfield Street on Saturday 14 April in aid of Tamworth girl, Tilly Sweet.


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Space returns to Tamworth for summer 2018 

15 Apr 18

SPACE returns to Tamworth this summer – with the promise of more activities, for a broader range of youngsters.


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Campaign encourages people to talk honestly about death and dying 

15 Apr 18

A LOCAL Lichfield woman is backing a campaign encouraging people to speak openly and honestly about death and dying.


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A home fit for CHIMP-ions at Twycross Zoo! 

15 Apr 18

THE countdown is on for the unveiling of Chimpanzee Eden at Twycross Zoo! The award-winning conservation charity based in the heart of England has created a new habitat for its chimpanzees, as part of its ambitious £55m Masterplan to become a …


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Like Photography? WIN a ‘money can’t buy’ prize! 

14 Apr 18

WHETHER you are a budding photographer or just someone with an interest in Photography, you could WIN and EXCLUSIVE ‘money can’t buy’ prize right here on Tamworth Informed! World-renowned photographer, Dafna Yosha opens her first solo European…


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New cash help given to voluntary groups across Tamworth 

13 Apr 18

VOLUNTARY, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of nearly £8,000 from Tamworth Borough Council.


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Men sentenced in connection with Atherstone Murder 

13 Apr 18

FOLLOWING an investigation by Warwickshire Police, two men have been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a man from New Arley.


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More Syrian refugees arrive in Staffordshire 

12 Apr 18

More Syrian refugees have arrived in Staffordshire, as part of a pledge by the county council to accommodate families under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Scheme (VPS).


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Police and Crime Commissioner highlights mental health impact on policing 

12 Apr 18

STAFFORDSHIRE’S Police and Crime Commissioner, Matthew Ellis, will discuss the huge effect mental health has on society with experts at Staffordshire University this week.


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Legendary DJ flys in to support Tamworth Carnival 

12 Apr 18

ONE of the true legends of the music scene in the 70’s through to the 90’s flew into the UK last week, whilst en route to Japan to promote the Together 4 Tamworth Carnival on 2 nd of June.


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Community group launches new Tamworth Cycle Festival 

12 Apr 18

FLOURISHING community interest company Community Together CIC is launching a brand-new cycle festival in Tamworth this summer.


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Swimming Pool to be Reopened at Landau Forte Academy QEMS 

12 Apr 18

THE Landau Forte Charitable Trust has this week confirmed plans to refurbish and reopen the swimming pool at Landau Forte Academy QEMS.


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One good turn leads to another as good neighbours are handed a healthy cheque 

12 Apr 18

A GROUP of villagers who act as good neighbours to the elderly and other people in need have been given a big helping hand themselves – a £780 cheque to boost their voluntary work.


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Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office steps up fight against scammers 

11 Apr 18

STAFFORDSHIRE’S Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office has stepped up its fight against scammers by supporting the Trading Standards Friends Against Scams campaign.


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Beating hearts, beating records 

11 Apr 18

A TAMWORTH man is joining an attempt to create a new Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of cardiac arrest survivors in one place.


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£1.7 billion tourism boom continues to draw visitors to Staffordshire 

10 Apr 18

RECENT figures on Staffordshire’s tourism economy prove that the county remains a popular destination amongst visitors.


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A38 drivers warned of extra speed checks following spate of collisions 

10 Apr 18

MOTORISTS using the A38 between Lichfield and Burton are being warned to watch their speed after a spate of collisions on the stretch of road.


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PCC welcomes government’s renewed focus on serious violence 

9 Apr 18

STAFFORDSHIRE’S Police and Crime Commissioner, Matthew Ellis today welcomed the Home Office’s announcement unveiling plans to combat a rise in stabbings, shootings and acid attacks.


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Man scarred for life after tackling fire urges others not to make same mistake 

9 Apr 18

A STAFFORDSHIRE man who was seriously injured when tackling a fire in his home is urging others not to do the same in order to support Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Get Out Stay Out campaign.


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Twycross Zoo’s swinging superstar celebrates her 53rd birthday in style! 

9 Apr 18

COCO, Twycross Zoo’s oldest animal, recently celebrated an impressive 53 years of life with the ultimate birthday bash! The chimpanzee, who has been a favourite with visitors since her arrival in 1969, had a super fun day with her family, during …


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Countdown is on to Saxon-themed St George’s Day fun 

9 Apr 18

TAMWORTH’S popular St George’s Day extravaganza is back for 2018 and will take over the Castle Grounds with Saxon and medieval themed fun for the whole family on Saturday, April 21from 10am – 5pm.


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‘Ace’ centre staff win awards for customer service 

9 Apr 18

FIVE dedicated team members from a Tamworth shopping centre have been recognised with a top industry award, after going above and beyond to deliver outstanding customer service.


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TBC Election 2018 – Amington Ward 

9 Apr 18

TAMWORTH INFORMED has approached all candidates in the Tamworth Borough Council Elections and given them the opportunity to have a 2-minute video recorded to say why you should vote for them.