A FURIOUS father felt he had no choice but to have CCTV installed throughout his Lichfield home after thieves smashed in the front door and drove off in his 49,000 BMW.
A CONVICTED Rugeley rapist who went on the run for almost four years has been brought back from Brazil to serve his jail sentence by detectives from Staffordshire Police.
A spate of fly-tipping incidents have taken place across Lichfield and Burntwood over the Easter Bank Holiday period.
On this day, April 27 1756, legal documents show that Elizabeth Aston of Stowe House gave a sum of money to nearby St Chad's Church for the construction of a set of pews for herself, her tenants and servants.
AN INSPIRATIONAL Lichfield woman has raised more than 7,000 for MENCAP by completing the London Marathon.
New figures reveal that 200,000 meals have been supplied by the Lichfield Foodbank in the past three years.
The Green Party’s 2017 General Election candidate for Lichfield and Burntwood says the need for radical change is greater than ever.
ANOTHER BMW has been stolen from Lichfield as the spate of prestige and high performance car thefts continues.
On this day, April 26 1912, the Lichfield Mercury reported on the memorial services that had been held in the district to mark the loss of life that had taken place on the Titanic a few days earlier.
CANNOCK Police say that after a detailed investigation they have established that a teenage girl was not approached by a man in a vehicle on Monday afternoon.
Lib Dems urge Lichfield and Burntwood voters to break up the Conservative monopoly on local councilsLichfield Live 26 Apr
Voters have been urged to break up the Conservative monopoly on local councils.
THE Green Party has selected its Parliamentary candidate for Lichfield and Burntwood to fight in the upcoming 2017 General Election.
POLICE are appealing for information after a man asked a teenage girl to get into his car in Cannock yesterday (Monday, April 24)The 'suspicious incident' happened in Chadsmoor, at around 3.30pm, near to the Seabright chip shop.
THE battle stop 1,000 houses being built on Arkall Farm has been escalated to 'the highest level' as the Secretary of State will now have the final say on the proposals.
Lichfield’s MP has been given a guided tour of work to preserve a local wood.
FIREFIGHTERS extinguished the NINTH fire in three weeks at a nature reserve near Burntwood on Monday (April 24).
The cannabis factory found in Lichfield A cannabis factory has been found by police in Lichfield.
POLICE have destroyed a haul of cannabis after raiding a factory stocked with plants and marijuana ready to sell.
A REVIEW of plans to charge Lichfield and Burntwood residents for collecting their garden waste has not overturned the decision - and the whole process has now been branded a sham.
Plans have been drawn up to create a new permanent residential site for gypsy caravans in Stonnall.
Plans for the future of Burntwood will go on display this week.
Three people have been injured after a crash in Fazeley.
LICHFIELD rail passengers will be able to access free WiFi and a package of free entertainment on trains.
Passengers on board trains to and from Lichfield will be able to access free entertainment and wi-fi from tomorrow.
Mental health trusts must show they are fully prepared for changes in the law, Staffordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has warned.
Four historic city figures have been made honorary lifetime members of the new Friends of the Garrick scheme.
Highways England confirms weight limits could be introduced on A515 through Yoxall and Kings BromleyLichfield Live 21 Apr
New weight limits could be introduced to stop lorries driving through some villages around Lichfield.
AN ELDERLY man was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after falling from a horse near Lichfield today (Friday, April 21).
A PUB and restaurant chain that brews its own beer has announced the opening date for its new Lichfield venture.
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Wet summer weather has boosted slug populations even further, Hannah Stephenson discovers.
FIGURES from the nation's top housebuilder and the country's leading property website have revealed the underlying strength of the housing market, despite the gloomy predictions of some following the Brexit vote last month.
THERE'S an opportunity to acquire a recently-built detached house which is ideal for commuters, with great access to the M42 and A5.
HOW will the UK's decision to leave the European Union affect the prospects of those looking to buy a property in countries like Spain? The head of Spain's leading property website believes there will be little change.
THERE'S a fine selection of homes now on sale at Walmley Croft, Taylor Wimpey's new development in Walmley.
With so many different tiles on the market it's easy to find a look you can like and can afford - but make sure you consider all the options before you buy.
THE award-winning garden designer Paul Hervey-Brookes has three dogs two Spaniels, Honey and Arthur and a Japanese Chin called Nina none of whom have yet trashed his beautiful garden in the Cotswolds.
EVEN if you usually favour neutrals, it's hard to resist the lure of summer's jovial brights.
BUY-TO-LET lending for house purchase plunged by 85 per cent month-on-month in April as a stamp duty hike took effect, banks and building societies have reported.
THIS modern, detached house offering great potential to be extended, subject to permissions, is for sale with no onward chain through agents Hunters.
THIS stunning, modern detached home on a private gated development is for sale with Taylor Cole Estate Agents.
Potential purchasers can now enjoy a close look at two stunning new show homes in Tamworth.
A COLLECTION of six, four-bedroom detached homes with an exclusive secure gated approach is being built in Alrewas.
Cannock Chase Council has been working closely with house builders and housing providers to increase the affordable housing supply across the district.
MOVE over decor divas men are muscling in on interiors and creating impressive temples of style.
SOLAR power provided more electricity than coal last month the first time it has passed the milestone.
ANY FALL in house prices after a Brexit would not help those struggling to get on to the property ladder, the housing minister has cautioned.
THE number of mortgages available to people with just a five per cent deposit has soared FIVE-FOLD since the Help to Buy scheme was introduced.
AN IMPRESSIVE and exceptionally spacious detached home in a village setting is for sale with agents Mark Evans Co.
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