CHOIRS, performers and a poet from the Tamworth area will be coming together to stage a special fundraising memorial concert in St Editha’s Church to mark the centenary of World War One.
A COLLISION between a motorbike and a car left one man needing a flight in an air ambulance yesterday.
POLICE have stated that they have now made a second arrest in relation to a violent attack on a 13-year-old girl in Amington.
PEOPLE from across Tamworth are in with the chance of winning some fantastic prizes whilst donating to charity, as Macmillan Coffee Morning returns to Ankerside Shopping Centre on 1 October, starting at 11am until 4pm.
STAFFORDSHIRE police have confirmed that an arrest has been made in relation to an assault which occurred in Amington on Monday, 26 September.
POLICE have confirmed that another person has been arrested in relation to the sickening viral video of a Tamworth schoolgirl being attacked.
MOTORISTS are being warned of delays after a lorry jack-knifed and spilled around 100 litres of diesel on the carriageway near Tamworth today (Wednesday, September 28).
VOLUNTARY groups and organisations across Tamworth have received a cash boost of £2,000 from Tamworth Borough Council.
The victim of a tragic accident at a Jaguar Land Rover plant was a young father from Tamworth, it has been revealed.
A 15-YEAR-OLD has been arrested in connection after 13-year-old girl was assaulted on Monday.
A 15-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with the assault of a girl in Amington, Tamworth.
A COLLISION between a motorcycle and a car in Tamworth resulted in a man being airlifted to hospital.
STAFFORDSHIRE Police have confirmed that officers from are investigating after a 13-year-old girl was assaulted in Amington, yesterday afternoon.
OFFICERS have identified a suspect they wish to interview after footage of a Tamworth schoolgirl being brutally beaten went viral on social media.
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FORMER Lamb Kaiyne Woolery has all the attributes to make it as a Premier League player, claims the manager who bought him to Tamworth FC.
COLESHILL Town keeper Paul Hathaway has been described as one of the best in the league after a stunning save secured all three points for his side last weekend.
Tuesday 4th October will see the introduction of a NEW 7 a-side League at Staffordshire University.
RUGBY: The new girls section of Tamworth Rugby Club played their first-ever game against Worcester on Sunday.
An entertaining contest, which swung both ways, was finally decided in the final quarter when Tamworth pulled clear with three tries against Burntwood RUFC.
Fans wanting to cheer on England’s Under-21s against Bosnia & Herzegovina next month can now do so for just £1.
TAMWORTH boss Andy Morrell was pleased with the debut of former Shrewsbury Town defender Luke Jones as the Lambs drew 1-1 with FC United of Manchester.
ANDY Morrell says the Lambs must take the positives from their 1-1 home draw with FC United - even if he was disappointed to be pegged back from a winning position.
Stoke City Football Club are working alongside Staffordshire FA to promote The FA's RESPECT Scheme at their upcoming Premier League game against Sunderland AFC.
Christopher yesterday welcomed figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) that show the number of people in work in the West Midlands has risen by 184,000 since 2010.
Gyorgy, at 14 years of age, was forced to flee his native Hungary after the failure of an uprising against its communist rulers.
A new community hub offering fun activities for all ages, as well as helpful advice and support in a range of areas, has opened its doors in Tamworth’s Castle Grounds.
A Staffordshire bull terrier last week won the 'paw-blic' vote and was crowned pooch of the people at the Westminster Dog of the Year.
Chris this week showed his support for women affected by breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging Tamworth constituents to take part in the United Kingdom's biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear it pink , on Friday 21 October.
The Green Party say the argument for moving Whittington and Streethay into the Tamworth constituency does not stack up.
MP urges Lichfield residents to have their say on plans to move Streethay and Whittington into Tamworth constituencyLichfield Live 14 Sep
An MP has urged people in Lichfield to have their say if they disagree with plans to change costituency boundaries.
Chris yesterday attended a reception in Parliament to show his support for efforts to tackle the relatively unknown illness sepsis, which claims the lives of 44,000 people every year in the UK.
Lichfield MP criticises “nonsense” plan to switch Whittington and Streethay into Tamworth constituencyLichfield Live 13 Sep
Plans to move Streethay and Whittington into the Tamworth constituency have been branded “nonsense” by Lichfield’s MP.
Parts of Lichfield could be moved into the Tamworth constituency if plans to change boundaries get the go-ahead.
Today Chris launched a hand-built canoe by the Shuttington Old Boys to raise money for three charities.
Mercian wards three Borough Councillors.
Having been admitted to hospital for something potentially extremely serious the patient found themself discharged with a bottle of opioids and a letter to their GP saying that the patient needs an MRI scan but they (the hospital) can't afford to do ...
Ember Day Psalm 119.105-128 Your word is a lantern to my feet and a light upon my path.
Tuesday 27th September 2016 Started the day at Brandon Marsh, which was very quiet with all the hides deserted.
Vincent de Paul, Founder of the Congregation of the Mission (Lazarists), 1660 Psalm 87 His foundation is on the holy mountains.
I’m going to move away from my usual practice of bringing all three readings into the sermon and keep on the one major thread of money, God and us and as we begin with thew Gospel there’s a bit of stand up comedian routine that beckons us to grab...
Wilson Carlile, Founder of the Church Army, 1942 Psalm 80 Hear, O Shepherd of Israel, you that led Joseph like a flock; Shine forth, you that are enthroned upon the cherubim, before Ephraim, Benjamin and Manasseh.
Friday 23rd September 2016 A few images from today's birding at Draycote Water, Alvecote pools and a couple of local sites.
I have recently decided to have a clear-out of my wardrobe.
Psalm 78.1-39 Hear my teaching, O my people; incline your ears to the words of my mouth.
Huskies are particularly heavy moulters! A couple of people this week have asked me about the de-shedding treatment that we offer and what it involves.
Psalm 49 Hear this, all you peoples; listen, all you that dwell in the world, You of low or high degree, both rich and poor together.
Monday 19th September 2016 A grey day and a grey bird.
I painted ten oil paintings for the Summer Exhibition this year and I decided to exhibit all dog portraits as I usually do.
John Coleridge Patteson, First Bishop of Melanesia, and his Companions, Martyrs, 1871 Psalm 73 Truly, God is loving to Israel, to those who are pure in heart.
I have added a new page on our Mutley Makeovers website (Polesworth and Ashby de la Zouch).
TAMWORTH-BASED Trident Environmental Services has been bought by Merseyside water treatment company Brodex for an undisclosed sum.
TAMWORTH businesses are to be consulted on the creation of a business improvement district (BID) covering the retail areas of the town.
Region boasts joint highest football increase among English regions while Drayton Manor and MAC named among country's most visited...
NATIONAL furniture brand DFS has signed up to a major letting in Tamworth in a move that will create 40 jobs.
Bathroom firm HiB signs deal with IM Properties to pre-let 80,000 sq ft of space on business park near Tamworth...
A STAFFORDSHIRE care centre specialising in support for elderly people has expanded following a new funding deal.
AN £80m-turnover motor dealership in the West Midlands has been acquired in a major deal.
PEOPLE in Tamworth are being asked for their views on plans to improve the gateway areas between the railway station and the town centre.
Developers of Mill Green Designer Outlet Village, which hopes to attract the likes of Ralph Lauren and Lacoste to Cannock, are in talks with M6 Toll...
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Follow up sent to Tamworth Borough Council by Julie Parmenter on 27 September 2016 .
Tamworth is in seventh heaven after striking gold yet again in the Heart of England in Bloom competition – the seventh year in a row.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to J White on 22 September 2016 .
A weird and wonderful collection of items not usually on display to the public – including the medicine cabinet which once belonged to the infamous ‘Rugeley Poisoner’ – will be brought out of storage for a special one...
You’ve heard about our dig at Tamworth Assembly Rooms – now’s your chance to come along and take a look at it for yourselves.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Luke Patrick on 19 September 2016 .
Request sent to Tamworth Borough Council by Luke Patrick on 16 September 2016 .
Tamworth Borough Council has pledged its support for Gas Safety Week 2016 (19th – 25th September) and has a number of carbon monoxide detectors to give away as part of the campaign to raise awareness of gas safety.
Free entry to Tamworth Castle, behind-the scenes looks at town buildings not always open to the public, guided walks and history talks are just some of things to enjoy at this year’s Heritage Open Day on Sunday September 11.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has teamed up with Burton Albion to deliver free sports sessions in Tamworth over the school summer holiday.
Hundreds of Tamworth pupils will learn about the perils of playing with fire and the consequences of crime as part of a joint initiative.
2016 marks the 75th anniversary of Air Cadets and the Tamworth squadron celebrated the occasion with a visit to Tamworth Community Fire Station on April 7.
Firefighters are issuing a warning to e-cigarette users after a man from Tamworth was left with second and third degree burns when an e-cigarette battery exploded in his pocket.
Firefighters are warning residents not to overload plug sockets in the wake of a severe house fire in Tamworth.
Firefighters and Joint Operations Group in Tamworth have joined forces as part of a pioneering pilot project to help the most vulnerable members of the community cope with the approaching cold weather.
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.
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