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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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Bad dangerous parking, 24th March 

24 Mar

Exstreamly bad park very dangerous Each day from 8:15am -9:15am and 2:30pm-3:45pm parents dropping off and collecting children from Hayes meadow school parking on corners and up on the Kerb children have to walk in the road which is a busy ...


Graffiti bike fence wall path alongside The Parchments, 24th March 

24 Mar

Graffiti on the fence and wall on the bike path that runs alongside The Parchments off Gaia Lane Lichfield Has been an eyesore for a long tim.


Green on Bagnall way not safe (Hawksyard, Rugeley), 20th March 

20 Mar

The small green on Bagnall Way is being used to play football on by groups of chìldren/teenagers.


Branches on grass area, 15th March 

15 Mar

Branches left behind after council removed fallen tree .


Tree branch hanging over path 24 Highfields Road. WS7 4QU, 9th March 

9 Mar

There is a branch from the tree at the side of the road in front of number 24 Highfields Road.


Trees in green area have not been maintained, too tall for surrounding buildings. A lot of debris falls from the trees during high wind, catkins in spring, leaves in autumn. Also holly bushes and saplings are spreading beneath the trees and along the path., 9th March 

9 Mar

The trees have never been properly maintained and have been allowed to grow to excess height, last year they grew approximately 3 metres! We are concerned who would be liable should they come down as they would hit our house.


Loose man hole cover….very noisy, 8th March 

8 Mar

The manhole cover is on Nightingale walk where it meets Freer Drive on the left hand side, it has been loose for months, when someone drives over it ,it is very noisy Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing...


Water burst, 6th March 

6 Mar

Water coming up through road surface just by broken metal post.


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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 »

Workforce Management 

21 Mar

Response by Lichfield District Council to J Taylor on 21 March 2017 .


Lichfield 

14 Mar

Response by Lichfield District Council to angela on 14 March 2017 .


Lichfield 

14 Mar

Response by Lichfield District Council to angela on 14 March 2017 .


Business Rates Occupiers 

1 Mar

Response by Lichfield District Council to Gareth Elton on 1 March 2017 .


Households affected by the household benefit cap 

9 Feb

Response by Lichfield District Council to Jenny Pennington on 9 February 2017 .


Business Rates Occupiers 

8 Feb

Response by Lichfield District Council to Gareth Elton on 8 February 2017 .


Households affected by the household benefit cap 

7 Feb

Response by Lichfield District Council to Jenny Pennington on 7 February 2017 .


Enforcement Notices 

2 Feb

Response by Lichfield District Council to angela on 2 February 2017 .


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