RISING singing star Jordan Adams is to perform at Lichfield's Saxon Hill Academy next month to raise money for the refurbishment of its sleepover club.
A SPECIAL family fun day is taking place in Lichfield this Saturday (September 3) to raise money for St Giles Hospice in memory of a much loved city man.
AN ICONIC Staffordshire military mascot is competing to win the coveted title of Westminster Dog of the Year 2016.
A BRAVE Staffordshire schoolgirl has fought through a painful condition that dashed her dreams of gymnastic stardom and is now going for gold as an archer.
AN ALREWAS family have provided a new life to the 1,000th hen to be rehomed from a local rescue centre this year.
PUPILS in Lichfield and Burntwood bucked the national trend and turned in some amazing GCSE results this year.
VISITORS to Chasewater are being advised not to take a dip or let their pets go in the water this August Bank Holiday as a purely precautionary measure.
A COMMUNITY in Burntwood is up in arms at plans to axe its only convenience store.
A GROUP of 'heroes' from the Lichfield area are braving an epic cycle ride to the French capital this August bank holiday weekend.
The railway bridge on the Birmingham Road.
GREAT British Bake Off stars Howard Middleton and Ali Imdad will showcase their baking expertise at Lichfield Food Festival this weekend (August 27-28).
THIS year a record-breaking 77 per cent of students at King Edward VI School picked up at least five A* to C grades at GCSE or equivalent, including English and Mathematics.
THE Friary School in Lichfield is celebrating another "excellent set of GCSE results.
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Lichfield City FC maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 2-1 triumph over Uttoxeter Town.
If the perfect away performance existed, this one from Chasetown FC wasn’t far off it.
Belper remain a bit of a bogey side to Chasetown FC as, at the seventh attempt, The Scholars are still winless at home against the Derbyshire side.
Lichfield City’s perfect start to the league season was dented when they were forced to settle for a point against Stafford Rangers.
100% record ended but Langstons men remain joint top...
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news but Summer is nearly at it’s end so Winter training is going to be needed to be planned.
Due to coaches holidays there will not be any sessions this week for Tuesday off road or Thursday circuit.
Staffordshire FA were awarded the Foundation Level of the UK National Equality Standard for Sport in 2010.
Chasetown FC face a bumper Bank Holiday weekend of action.
Readers may well recall the awful and largely forgotten story surrounding Colenal James Kilian, and his cruelty and subsequent disgrace following the mistreatment of soldiers at the U.
Sandfields Pumping Station champion and public historian extraordinaire Dave Moore has been in touch to let me know that this Thursday evening (25th August 2016) there will be a public progress meeting for the Lichfield Waterworks Trust charity, ...
Last week here I featured a film clip made be photo restorer and friend of the blog Lisa Ashby, celebrating Brownhills and the Black Country - Well, Lisa's been at it again, and made a lovely clip about The Burntwood Bluebirds, the award-winning ...
I see that there Kate Cardigan from the wonderful Lichfield Lore is organising a great Monday evening historical walk visiting twenty buildings around Lichfield, with her informal and fun Lichfield local history group, Lichfield Discovered.
This week has seen us host a group of young Germans who come each year to Staffordshire to maintain the war graves at the Cannock Chase cemetery.
Sandfields Pumping Station champion and public historian extraordinaire Dave Moore has been in touch to let me know that this Thursday evening (28th July 2016) there will be a public progress meeting for the Lichfield Waterworks Trust charity, ...
A quiet start to the football season at Oak Park last Saturday (16th July 2016) as the lads from the Wood faced the mighty Chasetown in a pre-season friendly that sadly, didn't go the Woodmen's way.
Your chance to catch Walsall Wood FC in action at Oak Park against Chasetown FC this afternoon! Click through for details.
I see that there Kate Cardigan from the wonderful Lichfield Lore is organising a great Saturday afternoon photo walk around Lichfield, with her informal and fun Lichfield local history group, Lichfield Discovered.
In the over 20 years I’ve lived in Walsall Wood, near to the 39x (previously)/10/10A (now) bus route , I’ve probably only caught the bus northwards towards Brownhills a handful of times, heading instead towards the bright lights of Walsall, and ...
If you're quick, there's going to be another great event staged this afternoon by Lichfield Discovered, a side project of Kate Cardigan from the wonderful Lichfield Lore - this time, it's a walk around the site and remains of the old RAF Lichfield ...
Leoni Thacker has been in touch to let us know that Woody, the lovely ginger and white cat who went missing from the Lichfield Road area of Brownhills in the last few days, turned up safe and well this morning at 1:00am! Continue reading...
There's a really good classic and vintage car show on this weekend (thats Saturday and Sunday, 2nd & 3rd July 2016) in Beacon Park, Lichfield as part of Festival Weekend - the Rotary Cars in the Park event.
Leoni Thacker has been in touch to ask readers to look out for her cat, who's gone missing from the Claverdon Close area of Brownhills (That's just off the Lichfield Road near the Memo) following some building work.
August 29th - Another day, another reservoir, this time Staunton Harold, a wee bit further east than Foremark, but in hillier country.
A sizzling tale of gamblers, gangsters and nightclub singers in 1950s New York is being brought to a stage in Lichfield.
Lichfield Arts have ordered over 30 beers and ciders for their Autumn Beer Festival, taking place this week-end Friday and Saturday 2nd/3rd September at the wonderful Lichfield Guildhall.
At a loose end this weekend? Got that #Friday feeling? Got that #Fridayfeeling fancy a #dayout Get yourself down to #Claymills Pumping Station near Burton on Trent.
Flavours from around the globe will be on offer at the 2016 Lichfield Food Festival this weekend.
Music with a celtic twist will be on offer at a Lichfield pub this week.
The Stars from the Commitments will be performing in Lichfield next month.
Historian’s National Memorial Arboretum talk to lift the lid on life for soldiers in the Battle of the SommeLichfield Live 24 Aug
Military historian Andrew Robertshaw will lift the lid on the lives of those who fought in the Battle of the Somme at a talk in Alrewas.
Photographer Robert Ings will present an exhibition of his work at the Lichfield Guildhall this weekend.
A Lichfield pub is hosting a charity event this weekend.
John Lodge One of the members of The Moody Blues will perform in Lichfield.
We are a production company called Studio Lambert and are contacting you to let you know that we are embarking on a brand new series of Channel 4’s very popular ‘Four in a Bed’.
Lichfield Arts are making final preparations for their Autumn Beer Festival, taking place on Friday and Saturday 2nd/3rd September at the wonderful Lichfield Guildhall.
Award winning Lichfield photographer Robert Ings is presenting an exhibition of his varied work at the historic Lichfield Guildhall on Bank Holiday Saturday August 27th.
A section of the Burntwood Business Park could be demolished to make way for a new 50,000 square foot industrial unit.
One of the best annual celebrations in the area is returning for another year this weekend.
THE Government has updated the safeguarding directions to local planning authorities along the phase one route of high speed rail network, HS2.
Warning for retailers after trading standards investigation into illegal sale of electronic cigarettes to underage customersLichfield Live 10 Aug
Retailers in Lichfield have been visited by trading standards as part of a crackdown on the sale of electronic cigarettes to people under 18.
A report has recommended councillors allow three industrial units to be built at Liberty Park.
A series of free workshops have been organised to help people interested in starting their own companies.
THE former base of energy company npower in Burntwood has found two new tenants after standing empty for almost 12 months.
A Lichfield childcare business has confirmed a deal to take over eight nurseries in the south east of England.
A cemetery in Burntwood could ditch plans for a mausoleum on the site if the go-ahead is given for a crematorium instead.
Work to replace Lichfield city centre's historic style paving has been completed five weeks ahead of schedule.
Proposals to safeguard two historic buildings and open a library in the heart of Lichfield City will be scrutinised by councillors.
A Staffordshire road and rail bridge, providing access to a new multi-million-pound industrial and warehouse development, has been officially opened.
Work which will support the design of the latest phase of the Lichfield southern bypass will begin this month.
Work to replace Lichfield city centre's historic style paving is set to start in the new year.
Work to develop a Staffordshire business site will reach a major milestone with the opening of an improved road and replacement rail bridge this week.
Members of Staffordshire's highways team have been working with emergency services in Lichfield throughout the night to keep people safe following an electricity substation fire.
Want to tone up and get some exercise in the great outdoors? If youre aged between 11 and 25, you can take part in circuit sessions at Sainte Foy Recreation Area this summer for free...
New plans for the major city centre redevelopment, Friarsgate, are going on display to the public this month.
Crews have today moved into Lichfield’s new 3.2 million community fire station.
The Prince’s Trust’s Achieve programme, run in partnership with Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service, has been launched at Curborough Community Centre in Lichfield.
Hundreds of people flocked from far and wide to enjoy the Service’s Family Festival of Carols at Lichfield Cathedral on Sunday.
Kick off your festive celebrations with Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Family Festival of Carols at Lichfield Cathedral on December 6 at 6pm.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Family Festival of Carols is set to take place at Lichfield Cathedral on Sunday, December 6.
With just days to go until the Open Day this Sunday, Staffordshire Police are busy making final preparations as they set to throw open their gates and host a behind the scenes day at Police Headquarters.
Staffordshire Police is encouraging residents to take part in the biggest ever poll on countryside crime before it closes next week.
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I have finally got around to having a look around at the museum at St Mary’s in the Market Square in Lichfield. It was formerly called the Lichfield
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