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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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FixMyStreet »

Cars parked on pavement., 18th April 

18 Apr

There are regularly 3 cars parked outside 39 Peak Close.


Graffiti on wall, 15th April 

15 Apr

Graffiti on wall has still not been removed.


Household Appliances flytipping, 14th April 

14 Apr

A fairly large amount of household appliances (i.


Mattress dumped in Coppice Lane Hammerwich, 11th April 

11 Apr

My neighbour has just driven down Coppice Lane and told me that a mattress has been dumped there.


Car’s parked within “no parking” restriction times, 31st March 

31 Mar

Cars that park within the time scale of the no parking restrictions, where/how can we report them ? Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 3 Laurel Close, Lichfield Report on FixMyStreet...


All three of the DRAINS on the B5014 are blocked, 30th March 

30 Mar

The South Staffs Water Board were discharging water onto the highway and the Gutters overflowed to cover half the road as can be seen from the photos.


Dead badger, 29th March 

29 Mar

There's a dead badger on the westbound A5.


Broken top to brown bin, 28th March 

28 Mar

The dowels holding the brown bin top have been broken over a period of time by the dustmen.


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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 »

Lists of Accessible Taxis under S167 Equality Act 2010 

26 Apr

Response by Lichfield District Council to Doug Paulley on 26 April 2017 .


Lists of Accessible Taxis under S167 Equality Act 2010 

19 Apr

Response by Lichfield District Council to Doug Paulley on 19 April 2017 .


Lichfield 

10 Apr

Response by Lichfield District Council to angela on 10 April 2017 .


Workforce Management 

3 Apr

Response by Lichfield District Council to J Taylor on 3 April 2017 .


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 .


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