A flower-arranging demonstration has raised almost £250 for the We Love Lichfield Fund.
COUNCIL tenants in Tamworth are being reminded to make sure they pay their rent on time over the Christmas period.
TAMWORTH'S conservation areas have received a welcome winter bonus with extra cash from Tame Valley Wetlands.
FOUR dedicated volunteers from Tamworth have scooped top awards in honour of their work for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
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TAMWORTH waits with baited breath to find out if it has been named best town centre in the country - as results will be revealed tomorrow (Monday).
MINDLESS criminals targeted the Sea Cadet Unit at Kettlebrook on Friday night, causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage and stealing equipment.
FOLLOWING the huge success of their last two charity fund-raisers, the Tamworth Wellbeing and Cancer Support Centre are set to host 'A Right Royal Christmas Ball'.
THE Tamworth Rotary Club and Tamworth Round Table announced their Santa's Sleigh Appeal route last week, for the festive season ahead.
CRIMINALS have raided Tamworth Sea Cadets' base, causing thousands of pounds of damage and stealing goods.
SCHOOLS and businesses from across Tamworth have donated hundreds of gift-filled shoes boxes to give to underprivileged children all over the world.
CANNOCK Chase Council’s Planning Control Committee have approved the application for a new designer outlet village in Cannock.
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WARWICKSHIRE Police are appealing for information to help trace a man who failed to appear at court.
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TAMWORTH FC midfielder Lee Smith returned to action last week for the first time since the horror injury which led to his spleen being removed.
Tamworth FC went through November unbeaten but who was your player of the month? The Lambs started the month with a 2-2 draw against Gloucester City before bagging a point at Stockport.
Corby Town 2 Tamworth 6FA Trophy Third Qualifying RoundA SECOND half hat-trick from Ross Dyer helped Tamworth move into the First Round of the FA Trophy in a match that saw the Lambs having to come from behind as they trailed 2-1 at the break...
ELLIOTT Durrell is hoping that a new formation can help him thrive even more in the coming weeks, writes Scott Smith.
Dan Preston is relishing his side's FA Trophy challenge this weekend.
Tamworth FC assistant Mike Fowler believes the return of Josh Heaton is a big bonus for the Lambs and says his arrival adds extra quality to a squad already brimming with talent.
TAMWORTH take a break from National League North duties on Saturday afternoon when they head to Corby Town for an FA Trophy clash.
TAMWORTH RFC head coach Jez Sandhu says he is delighted with his side's efforts over a tough three-week period.
Tamworth's Dave Gilbert is playing the best snooker of his career and is convinced he can compete with the sport's elite after cruising through the UK Championship first round on Thursday.
Were really pleased and excited to be supporting our friends Tamworth LitFest at a Festive Story Fun day on Saturday 12th December 2015.
Residents in Staffordshire are being encouraged to look after themselves and their loved ones by getting a flu jab this winter.
David Cameron and Christopher Pincher during a visit to Tamworth Tamworth’s bid to be crowned the best high street in Britain has received backing from Prime Minister David Cameron.
TIC staff members Sue Beecham, Natalie Marson, Deb Lewis and Alison Dillon with their gold award Tamworth’s Tourist Information Centre is the best in Staffordshire, for the third year running.
The BBC is expected to announce that it is to close its Red Button services as part of £150m of cuts.
All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu has died at the age of 40.
I came across this earlier and I thought it was worth sharing, as it’s a sort of simpleton’s guide to the Middle East.
There’s now only a week to go until the switch is thrown on Tamworth’s festive season with the town centre being turned into a winter wonderland to mark the start of the Christmas countdown.
The challenges of Health have run through this week like lettering on a stick of seaside rock.
Smartphones, tablets and e-readers should have an automatic “bedtime mode” that stops them disrupting people’s sleep, says a leading doctor.
Nearly 300 companies receive advice and support at flagship event.
Psalm 47 Clap your hands, all you peoples; shout to God with loud songs of joy.
Christmas, children, is not a date.
Today is Advent Sunday, the first day of the new liturgical year (being year 'C') and the beginning of the for week countdown to Christmas.
Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time.
Thanks to all the Tameside volunteers that have been on the reserve working hard.
27th November 2015 A short walk along the River Anker today.
We have all heard that no two snowflakes are alike.
Psalm 139 O Lord, you have searched me out and known me; you know my sitting down and my rising up; you discern my thoughts from afar.
Thursday 26th November 2015 After a week of typical November weather, I've seen a few good birds and missed a few good birds.
Psalm 125 Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but stands fast for ever.
Sweet Amber feeling great and ready for a snooze once she gets home.
Catherine of Alexandria, Martyr, 4th century Isaac Watts, Hymn Writer, 1748 Psalm 110 Refrain: The Lord is king and has put on glorious apparel.
It was sad news indeed today when I read that the rare and protected Red Footed Falcon that I and many other wildlife enthusiasts had visited and enjoyed was found dead in Cambridgeshire.
Ballstocancer have already given money to many research projects and hospitals such as Birmingham, Wolverhampton Brunel Universities as well as funding special sensory equipment of The Birmingham Children’s Hospital.
Recently I visited a parish on the very edge of a city centre and was treated to a tour of the features and facilities within its boundaries.
SOFT drinks group Britvic - which has operations in Solihull and Tamworth - has seen a slight decline in its revenue.
PROPERTY and construction consultancy Wakemans has been appointed on a multi-million pound industrial development in Tamworth.
New super council is attempting to get charges scrapped on motorway to relieve growing congestion on the M6 and around Birmingham...
A RECORD third quarter has left Crystal Specialist Finance on target for an unprecedented yearThe Tamworth-based firm has surpassed its entire issued terms figure for 2014, and plans to hit one billio...
TAMWORTH firm Officebroker has moved into new premises on Relay Point after securing £1.6m of financial backing from Royal Bank of Scotland and its asset finance arm Lombard.
RESEARCH from Tamworth-based peer to peer lender ThinCats suggests the market is likely to see significant growth.
CONSTRUCTION recruiter Ionic has expanded its Midlands operation and moved to a new office base in Tamworth.
TAMWORTH-based National Windscreens, the UKs largest independently owned windscreen replacement and repair specialist, has signed a two year supply contract with the RAC.
Companies from across Lichfield and Tamworth have come together for a business summit.
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There are now just days to go until we hear whether Tamworth has been successful in its bid to be crowned the best town centre in the country.
If you’re looking for something a little bit different or unusual for friends and family this Christmas, then look no further than Tamworth’s Information Centre.
Working together for a safer Christmas in Tamworth is the festive message from the Tamworth Community Safety Partnership, as it launches its Christmas Crackdown campaign for the second year.
Pictures by David Easen Christmas cheer came to Tamworth town centre on Sunday when thousands of people enjoyed an afternoon of festive entertainment for the whole family.
Council tenants in Tamworth are being reminded to make sure they pay their rent on time over the Christmas period.
The new pay and display machines which have been installed in six of Tamworth’s car parks are due to be switched on and up and running by the start of next month.
Due to popular demand, there’s now a small market in the town centre every Friday up until Christmas.
Tamworth’s bid to be crowned the best high street in Britain has received backing from Prime Minister David Cameron.
Tamworth’s Tourist Information Centre is the best in Staffordshire – for the third year running.
Community Safety Officers will be giving shoppers in Tamworth top tips on electrical fire safety on Friday, November 13.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has teamed up with Age UK to deliver a ground-breaking initiative which will highlight and reduce home-based risks faced by older people.
With just days to go until the Open Day this Sunday, Staffordshire Police are busy making final preparations as they set to throw open their gates and host a behind the scenes day at Police Headquarters.
Staffordshire Police is encouraging residents to take part in the biggest ever poll on countryside crime before it closes next week.
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Officers have named the man who died in the RTC on the A5 in Tamworth on Sunday as 56 year-old Glyn Marshall of Cunningham Road, Walsall.
Officers are appealing for information relating to an attempted burglary at the Snowdome in Tamworth.
Police have issued a warning about companies offering to install burglar alarm systems, which come with a hidden £3,000 bill.
Staffordshire’s residents urged to make their voices heard by taking part in the National Rural Crime Survey...
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Watling Street Bridge the start of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal in Fazeley, on the outskirts of Tamworth in Staffordshire.
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