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News
Chris Pincher MP: Why we were right to act in Syria 

16 Apr 18

CHRISTOPHER Pincher, the Member of Parliament for Tamworth has released a statement in relation to the Military action in Syria.


Wolves
Wolves 2 Derby County 0 

12 Apr 18

Golf fans will know there’s one certainty on day three of the Ryder Cup.


News
New Lichfield Soup community fundraising event provides Explorer Scouts with a helping hand 

9 Apr 18

A new Lichfield fundraising event has secured extra money for a local scout group.


News
New date for event in Lichfield aiming to help support local causes 

5 Apr 18

A new date has been arranged for a Lichfield event that gives people the chance to support local causes.


Events
Duck Duck Goose 

3 Apr 18

A family film for half term featuring Zendaya and Stephen Fry.


Events
I Kill Giants 

3 Apr 18

Barbara Thorson is a teenage girl who escapes the realities of school and a troubled family life by retreating into her magical world of fighting evil giants.


Events
Avengers: Infinity War 

3 Apr 18

The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.


Events
The King and I 

3 Apr 18

In this film of the Rogers and Hammerstein musical, widowed mother Anna Leonowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King of Siam.


Blog comment
‘Remote killing’: city academics offer cold comfort for Yemenis 

25 Mar 18

  John Ferguson, Professor of Classics in Nigeria, the United States and England, became the first Dean of Arts at the Open University and was also President of the Selly Oak Colleges in Birmingham, pacifist, cricketer, singer and opponent of …


Rugby
Who is Indiana Vassilev? Aston Villa’s latest whizz kid profiled 

22 Mar 18

The USA starlet linked up with AVFC before Christmas…


News
‘People against gun control haven’t been shot at’ 

22 Mar 18

From the survivors of mass shootings to gun owners, Newsbeat speaks to four different people about gun control in the USA.


Rugby
Who is Indiana Vassilev? Aston Villa’s new recruit with ‘no limit’ 

20 Mar 18

The USA starlet linked up with AVFC before Christmas…


Blog feature
Cute Places for a Mini-Break in the USA 

20 Mar 18

Sometimes the best mini breaks take place on home turf, and where better to explore than the many eclectic cities in America? With its world famous bridges, towers and statues, our country is home to some of the most iconic landmarks on Earth, not to…


Blog feature
Nigel Comes Up Trumps?!!! 

14 Mar 18

Nigel said that he was just mooching down 5th Avenue (sadly, not a thrift or Dollar Store to be found), when he noticed a building that looked a bit familiar, but he couldn’t quite place it …… …….


Blog music
The Handsome Family + Drunken Prayer at The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, UK – 8th March 2018 

8 Mar 18

Husband and wife duo Rennie and Brett Sparks have been performing as The Handsome Family since the mid-1990s and have a string of critically acclaimed albums under their belts.


Events
Peter Rabbit 

5 Mar 18

The much anticipated feature version of Beatrix Potter’s classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer’s vegetable garden.


Events
Isle of Dogs 

5 Mar 18

In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that’s a rubbish dump.


News
Lichfield woman launches fundraising campaign after family’s home in the USA is destroyed by a tornado 

1 Mar 18

A Lichfield businesswoman has launched an emergency fundraising campaign to help her family whose home and business have been destroyed by a devastating tornado.


News
Lichfield Soup event to give community a chance to support local causes and organisations 

28 Feb 18

A new Lichfield event will give people the chance to support local causes.


News
North Korea is ‘open’ to talks with United States and Donald Trump 

25 Feb 18

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wanted to improve ties with Washington and had ample intentions of holding talks…


Blog comment
Teachers With Guns? 

14 Feb 18

Comment Writer Simon Jones discusses whether teachers in the United States should be armed in order to protect pupils from gun crime.


Events
Lady Bird 

25 Jan 18

Lady Bird A high-school senior from the wrong side of the tracks longs for adventure, sophistication and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Catholic high school.


Events
I, Tonya 

25 Jan 18

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.


Events
The 15:17 to Paris 

25 Jan 18

In the early evening of Aug 21,2015, three young Americans travelling through Europe thwarted a terrorist attack on a train bound for Paris, saving the lives of the more than 500 passengers on board.


Local news
Expert calls sexual abuse in US Gymnastics “one of the biggest scandals in Olympic history” 

16 Jan 18

L-R: Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas.