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Improvement work on Lichfield city centre’s heritage paving completed five weeks early 

24 Mar

Work to replace Lichfield city centre's historic style paving has been completed five weeks ahead of schedule.


Library move proposal under discussion 

25 Feb

Proposals to safeguard two historic buildings and open a library in the heart of Lichfield City will be scrutinised by councillors.


Lichfield business development on track as rail bridge opens 

25 Jan

A Staffordshire road and rail bridge, providing access to a new multi-million-pound industrial and warehouse development, has been officially opened.


Investigative work set to begin on latest phase of city bypass 

8 Jan

Work which will support the design of the latest phase of the Lichfield southern bypass will begin this month.


Improvement work on Lichfield city centre’s heritage paving set for new year start 

22 Dec

Work to replace Lichfield city centre's historic style paving is set to start in the new year.


Access road to new Lichfield business development opens 

9 Dec

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.


Highways team works with emergency services throughout the night to keep Lichfield people safe 

3 Dec

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.


Green Gym 

10 Jul

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...


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Straw, 10th August 

10 Aug

Amount of straw on lane is causing a obstruction and needs removing! Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 2 Dunnimere Farm Cottages Portway Lane, Harlaston Report on FixMyStreet...


Straw, 9th August 

9 Aug

Quantity of straw off farm trailer Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 1 Dunnimere Farm Cottages Portway Lane, Harlaston Report on FixMyStreet...


Causing an obstruction, 9th August 

9 Aug

This car is obstructing a dropped kerb in contravention of highway code rule 243 and so contravention code 27 under the traffic management act 2004 should be enforced.


Water leak water running at a gallon per minute, 4th August 

4 Aug

Leaking for three days Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 96 High Street, Chase Terrace Report on FixMyStreet...


Hawthorne hedge is VERY,overgrown., 2nd August 

2 Aug

This Hawthorne hedge is so overgrown that it is now scratching our vehicles when we drive down our road.


Obstructing dropped kerb, 12th July 

12 Jul

This car is obstructing a dropped kerb in contravention of highway code rule 243 and so contravention code 27 under the traffic management act 2004 should be enforced.


Car with both front wheels on ramps on the public road, 4th July 

4 Jul

This car has been left with both front wheels up on ramps now for the last 14 days.


Taking two spots, 24th June 

24 Jun

Pretty self-explanatory Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Russet House Shaw Lane, Lichfield Report on FixMyStreet...


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Planning applications »

17 Flats Lane Whittington Heath Lichfield Staffordshire WS14 9QQ 

28 Jan

Erection of a general purpose agricultural building...


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Westminster »

Enterprise Zones | Oral Answers to Questions – Treasury | Commons debates 

21 Jul

My right hon.


Compulsory Purchase: Capital Gains Tax | HM Treasury | Written Answers 

21 Jul

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on reform of capital gains tax in relation to compulsory purchase.


Franchise for London Elections | Oral Answers to Questions – Cabinet Office | Commons debates 

1 Jul

Does my hon.


Franchise for London Elections | Oral Answers to Questions – Cabinet Office | Commons debates 

1 Jul

Does my hon.


Business Regulation | Oral Answers to Questions – Business, Innovation and Skills | Commons debates 

30 Jun

Does my right hon.


Tunisia, and European Council | Oral Answers to Questions – Communities and Local Government | Commons debates 

29 Jun

My right hon.


Topical Questions | Oral Answers to Questions – Communities and Local Government | Commons debates 

29 Jun

Lichfield District Council is in early negotiations with the West Midlands combined authority and other local authorities, but it wishes to maintain control over planning and housing policy.


Blood: Donors | Department of Health | Written Answers 

26 Jun

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to encourage (a) more of the total population and (b) eligible MSM to donate blood; and if he will make a statement.


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FOI »

Intranet queries 

17 Aug

Response by Lichfield District Council to Joanna Tsonou on 17 August 2018 .


Freedom of Information request – Conservation Area Advisory Panel Information 

16 Aug

Response by Lichfield District Council to Ian Harvey on 16 August 2018 .


Reimbursed court costs for Council Tax Liability Orders 

12 Aug

Response by Lichfield District Council to Burt Williams on 12 August 2018 .


Freedom of Information request – Conservation Area Advisory Panel Information 

10 Aug

Response by Lichfield District Council to Ian Harvey on 10 August 2018 .


Intranet queries 

23 Jul

Response by Lichfield District Council to Joanna Tsonou on 23 July 2018 .


Lichfield District Council operational vehicle fleet 

7 Jun

Response by Lichfield District Council to Daniel Evans on 7 June 2018 .


Lichfield District Council operational vehicle fleet 

7 Jun

Response by Lichfield District Council to Daniel Evans on 7 June 2018 .


Lichfield District Council operational vehicle fleet 

5 Jun

Response by Lichfield District Council to Daniel Evans on 5 June 2018 .


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