Tamworths newest restaurant has announced that it will soon be opening it’s doors… The much awaited Nandos Restaurant which is on the site of the former Allied Carpets at Ventura retail park has announced it’s opening date, and ...
FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze for more than SEVEN HOURSat a shop in Fazeley in the early hours of this morning (Friday).
The wait is over...
The two-day Taste of Tamworth food festival is returning to the town for the second year, after last year’s debut event proved to be such a success.
Free entry to Tamworth Castle, a guided walk taking in sites of significance in the First World War, wartime stories of Tamworth families and a look at Saxon life are just some of the events at this year’s Heritage Open Day.
On your marks for new weekly run for children in Tamworth – and the best part, it’s free! An exciting new project which gives children the chance to take part in weekly organised runs is launching in Tamworth this autumn – and it’s completely...
The countdown is on as Tamworth Beer Festival gears up to celebrate its 21 st birthday at the Assembly Rooms next month.
A HEATED row over the state of our town left Tamworth's mayor so infuriated he has launched his own campaign to restore community pride.
WHAT started out as an innocent dare turned into 50 golden years for this Tamworth couple.
A group of Tamworth teenagers have organised ‘Tam Jam’ a a music festival with one aim - to raise as much money as possible for the Teenage Cancer Trust The group of twelve 16 and 17-year-olds from Tamworth have organised a music ...
IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire has released the bike course for the newest IRONMAN 70.3 event in the UK ahead of entries opening next week.
A much-loved Bolehall man will forever be part of the community following the unveiling of a memorial bench for him.
With Good Spa Guide's annual Awards almost here, they're asking the Great British public to vote for their favourite spa.
A YOUNG BMX fanatic from Tamworth will be remembered at an event dedicated to celebrating teenage talent in the town.
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TAMWORTH FC are staging an under-17s international match between the Czech Republic and Portugal.
It's been a mixed start to the campaign for the Tamworth, who have taken four points from the first available nine and, as a result, the Lambs have drifted to 14/1 in betway's Conference North title betting.
Partick Thistle sign former Tamworth defender Ben Richards-Everton after releasing Mexican Gabriel Piccolo.
MATT Seawright has got a title shot in Tamworth next month.
DAVE Haywood admitted he is gutted to have made a quick exit from this season's FA Cup.
Tamworth defender Ben Richards-Everton is set to become a Partick Thistle player.
Charity football games provide a quick and enjoyable way to raise funds for a worthy cause.
TAMWORTH midfielder Lee Hildreth says sides will set up to make life difficult at The Lamb this season.
DALE Belford insists his side remain a 'work in progress' after a mixed start to the Conference North campaign.
Improving bus services to Tamworth Railway Station and gaining a better understanding of the needs of passengers are two suggestions put forward by Tamworth Borough Council’s Aspire Prosper Scrutiny committee.
Leeds United have claimed West Yorkshire Police still owes the club £800,000 for overcharging policing at home games.
Tamworth will mark tomorrow’s 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War with a guided tour of the town centre.
2013’s We Love Tamworth event A daylong summer extravaganza is set to attract thousands to Tamworth Castle Grounds later this month, after a hugely successful debut last year.
Tamworth student James Wood has landed a coveted apprenticeship working for two media companies, thanks to his involvement in a film aimed at tackling homelessness.
Fazeley’s Town Mayor, Cllr Debbie James, will lead a service of remembrance for the outbreak of World War 1 on Monday 4th August at the town’s war memorial.
A bid for £3 million of external funding to help regenerate part of Tamworth town centre through a new Creative Quarter has been turned down, causing a delay to the project.
Dig- iT is pleased to announce that we're soon to launch an adult dyslexia support group in Tamworth! The adult group will start in Autumn 2014 (venue and start date to be confirmed soon).
I AM writing in response to Cllr R Freer's letter in last week's Herald.
I AM writing to vent about our town centre.
A PARTY of us consisting of three adults and four young children were left wilting in the harsh sun on a recent visit to Drayton Manor.
WE live on the canals and pass through Atherstone from time to time.
In the 16th and 17th centuries, everything had to be Transported by ship and it was also before the invention of commercial Fertilizers, so large shipments of manure were quite common.
Sometimes an opportunity presents itself and you try and capture the moment.
Shoplifting has gone up in the UK by 7% and the stuff being lifted is food.
Friday 22nd August 2014 Over the past couple of days I've been checking up on local sites looking for Migrants.
Psalm 51 Have mercy on me, O God, in your great goodness; according to the abundance of your compassion blot out my offences.
Peter Ould posted his 'Steps to break through a liberal's theological nonsense'.
A challenging image and a testing question - especially for us as Christians as we seek to bless Israel and yet stand with the words of Micah, Leviticus and many other places calling upon us to live with humility seeking justice with mercy and loving...
Sitting on the pavement harvesting the change Changing the reality? Not, really! They sit clocking up the cash To pay for drink, or hash Or to feed some need that they don't need at all You give them Platitudes! You give them your change rather than ...
Psalm 56 Have mercy on me, O God, for they trample over me; all day long they assault and oppress me.
"Now that's a very good question," I thought to myself as I struggled to find a reasonable answer and, reasonable or not, I gave one anyway - and this is how it goes: "In my book Christians are people who, recognising the distance between them and ...
Mental illness attracts less empathy and more distrust than other forms of illness.
A new crime of domestic abuse could be created under government proposals aimed at better protecting victims and their families.
LOSSES have declined for the operator of the UKs only pay-to-drive motorway, the M6 Toll, as more traffic headed through the toll plazas last year.
A TAMWORTH firm of electricians is expanding after receiving support from an innovative leadership programme.
STAFFORDSHIRES Drayton Manor Theme Park has launched its latest £1.2m thrill ride attraction with the help of the UKs hottest pop band, The Vamps.
AN innovative product for keeping mobile phones, tablets and laptops safe from cyber thieves is helping to secure the fortunes of a Tamworth technology business.
FREIGHT carrier Redhead International has opened a new 21,000 sq ft facility in Tamworth.
PIZZA franchise business PH Leicester has acquired four Pizza Hut Delivery outlets across the Midlands after securing a £775,000 funding package from HSBC.
THE UKs largest nightclub operator, The Luminar Group, which has clubs in Tamworth and Coventry, has announced a 50% increase in full year profits.
A new advertising campaign is hoping to attract shoppers and visitors to Lichfield.
A Tamworth gun shop is set to launch a 21st century prototype of the “Model T Ford of the firearms world” – in conjunction with world-famous BSA.
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Three Tamworth gardeners have been awarded prizes in this year’s Tamworth In Bloom garden competition.
Dumped old Fridgefreezer, old mattress!!!! Rear of 62 Madrona Amington Again!!! Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Quince, Amington Report on FixMyStreet...
We’re now just a few days away from the We Love Tamworth summer extravaganza in the Castle Grounds.
Men – do you fancy pulling on a pair of stilettoes and walking through Tamworth? Women – how about donning a pair of workboots or brogues? If the answer’s yes, then a sponsored walk being held in the town in October to raise...
Bushes and weeds have overgrown on to the pavement making it difficult for people to work.
There’s now just over a week to go until the day-long We Love Tamworth summer extravaganza is set to attract thousands to Tamworth Castle Grounds.
St Giles Hospice and domestic abuse charity the Pathway Project have been chosen by the Mayor of Tamworth, Cllr Richard Kingstone, as the charities for which he will be fundraising during his year in office.
Tamworth’s Sea Cadets, Air Cadets, Army Cadets and Scouts are now almost £1,000 better off each after former Mayor John Garner handed over the cash he raised for them during his year in office.
Black sofa has been lying there for a couple of weeks..
Can you help us find these men wanted by colleagues from West Midlands Police...
The organisers of V Festival, Staffordshire Police, Staffordshire Fire Services and West Midlands Ambulance Service are delighted to confirm that the festival at Weston Park, headlined by Justin Timberlake and The Killers this weekend, has...
Officers and staff from the Southern Local Policing team, and members of the public will be honoured for meritorious response and professionalism, and public spirited actions.
As part of the force’s summer campaign Respect: It’s a two way street, police are appealing for people to be considerate and tolerant to their neighbours.
Staffordshire Police is set to distribute leaflets in the streets local to this year’s V Festival, which takes place in Weston Park on 16th and 17th August.
A campaign aimed at getting drink-drivers off Staffordshire’s roads led to 156 arrests.
Parents are being urged to know where their children will be during the school summer holidays and what they will be doing.
A force-wide summer anti-social behaviour campaign is underway in Staffordshire promoting the importance of all generations showing consideration and tolerance to each other.
The Home Secretary today announced that Mike Cunningham has been appointed as Her Majesty’s Inspector of Constabulary.
- A war bunker thingymabob.
flickr 14 Jan 07on
This war bunker thingymabob sits on the river bank where the River Severn meets the River Anker. (You can see Tamworth Castle in the background). When my brother and I were youngsters we were once exploring
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