A community midwife from Tamworth has received a special award for going the extra mile to help a new mum.
Courageous staff at Drayton Manor Theme Park near Tamworth have taken on the ice buck challenge - while dangling 53 metres above the ground!The team completed the popular charity fundraising challenge by experiencing the icy chills from the top of ...
It is interesting to note that two of Tamworth's finest roads were no more than dirt tracks in the early nineteenth century.
Tamworth businesses are being offered a helping hand in avoiding becoming victims of crime by Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis.
Birchfield Harriers' Trevor Marsay coached Olympic heptathlete Kelly Sotherton...
A Tamworth drug dealer was chased by police along a canal towpath and rugby tackled to the ground, a judge heard.
LIVE music, a theatre workshop and a whole host of stalls and sideshows are set to pull the crowds in to TamJam a music festival organised by 12 big-hearted Tamworth teenagers.
A GREEN-FINGERED Tamworth couple have reaped the rewards of their hard work after picking up top prize in this year's Tamworth in Bloom competition.
FRIENDS and family of a much-loved and respected Tamworth man will gather to remember him.
The UK international terror threat level has been raised to ‘severe’, Home Secretary Theresa May announced today.
AN ambitious campaign to restore pride in Tamworth got off to a phenomenal start this week with dozens of nominations flooding in.
A NATURIST from Tamworth who downloaded thousands of indecent images of children from the internet has been ordered to undergo sex offender treatment.
A new strategy by Staffordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis is making sure businesses in Tamworth get the best information to help them avoid becoming victims of crime.
Midland Fertility, previously based in Aldridge, has moved to new £3m centre...
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Tamworth's average start to the campaign continued as they carded back-to-back stalemates against Worcester and Boston.
Tamworth boss Dale Belford has completed the signing of former Manchester City youngster Javan Vidal.
As part of Staffordshire FA’s commitment to developing girls football within Burton-upon-Trent and the surrounding areas, please see below of some opportunities created specifically for females through our partners the FA Skills Team and Burton...
TAMWORTH boss Dale Belford could be handed a triple boost as he takes his side to bottom club Hyde on Saturday.
FORMER Tamworth defender Ben Richards-Everton has been handed the chance to make his mark in the Scottish Premier League.
Paul Hanagan heads to Ffos Las for boss Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum seeking to build on his excellent strike-rate this term with three winners from four rides at the track this season.
KAYDEN Jackson has set his sights on firing Tamworth up the Conference North table.
CHARLIE Williams has jetted off to Italy to get ready for next month's big fight night in Tamworth.
COLESHILL Town go in search of more cup glory this Saturday as they host Bromsgrove Sporting in the preliminary round of the FA Cup.
This month I attended the Midlands Fashion (MFA) Networking Soiree at the gorgeous Fazeley Studios in Digbeth, Birmingham.
Last week, I outlined the dilemma facing councils regarding the money from development at a time when the general grant from central government to Tamworth Borough Council (TBC) is likely to fall by over 1m per annum.
I READ with dismay an article published in 'From The Herald Files' dated August 14, 1964 in which Labour councillor Tom Kennedy described Tamworth as a rather dingy down at heel place''.
AFTER reading last week's article 'Mum tried to make a run for it after theft from Ventura store', I am left absolutely livid.
LITTLE Tim turned to stare at the ruins of the once proud town centre, its shops and stores long since decayed and crumbling in the August heat.
'DON'T panic' we are told by North Warwickshire MP over the proposed location for the traveller site.
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.
The title of this entry relates to something I've said regarding the Jehovah's Witnesses and the fact that I said I didn't think they were Christian, I received this challenging (and most excellent) comment: 'I'm confused Vic; they seem to think they...
John Bunyan, Spiritual Writer, 1688 Psalm 76 In Judah God is known; his name is great in Israel.
The Aldi supermarket chain has removed iconic Roald Dahl children’s book Revolting Rhymes from its shelves after complaints from customers about the use of the word “slut”.
A 30 minute painting of The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay from my ideas book.
29th August 2014 Plenty of signs of migration locally with Redstarts in particular being found at a good number of sites but also Spotted Flycatchers starting to move.
Many years back, in a lecture on what it was to be 'Church', those of us who were assembled were told how we were training to, "Become a modern day shaman for those in the community in which we were to serve.
The Beheading of John the Baptist Psalm 55 Hear my prayer, O God; hide not yourself from my petition.
Our beautiful new collection from La Sposa has now arrived in the boutique.
Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, Teacher of the Faith 430 Psalm 78.1-39 Hear my teaching, O my people; incline your ears to the words of my mouth.
What an absolutely great game Arsenal had against Besiktas who kept the pressure on and as time ran out the pressure just kept on rising - sad to see them lose but thankful that Arsenal are in the hat for another season of Champions League football (...
Thought this was quite clever...
I really don't know why I don't visit Belvide more often? On the occasions, like today that I do go there, i always wonder why I leave it so long between visits? A very enjoyable mornings birding and a spot of phonescoping.
Midwest Horse – Tamara Peart Linked with Black and White Wednesday .
How would you feel if your mum or dad was murdered or anyone in your family, the murderer spends time in jail doing what ever he/she wants to later to walk free.
Monica, mother of Augustine of Hippo, 387 Psalm 77 I cry aloud to God; I cry aloud to God and he will hear me.
The challenge first received increased media attention in the United States on June 30, 2014, when personalities of the program Morning Drive, which airs weekdays on Golf Channel, televised the social-media phenomenon, and performed a live, on-air ...
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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Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Natalie Jones on 29 August 2014 .
Request sent to Tamworth Borough Council by Natalie Jones on 28 August 2014 .
The day-long We Love Tamworth event was a huge draw this year – with 9,500 visitors flocking to the Castle Grounds.
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.
The two-day Taste of Tamworth food festival is coming back for a second year, after last year’s debut event proved to be such a success.
Green fingered residents of Ankermoor Court sheltered housing scheme in Bolehall are celebrating after taking top honours in our hotly-contested gardening competition.
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.
Staffordshire Police’s Chief Constable Jane Sawyers today took on the ice...
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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.
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