A TAMWORTH WIDOWER who lost his wife a week ago has had yet more heartbreak after burglars targeted his home.
A TAMWORTH singer songwriter has released a charity remix of one of pop sensations Justin Bieber's classic hits to raise money and awareness about mental health.
A TAMWORTH choir, which celebrates its 40th anniversary next year, has been given a vital boost to keep it on song.
A SERVICE to honour the heroic efforts of a Tamworth seaman is to be held in the town this weekend.
VOLUNTEERS, volunteers, volunteers that was the message from Tamworth Samaritans' director as he paid homage to their work at the opening of their new town centre base.
YOU will know them from their sleigh at Christmas when they bring Santa around to your street but what else do you know about Tamworth Round Table?What do they do for the other eleven months of the year and what are they all about?Since the Herald ...
TAMWORTH'S festive season will officially kick off with the Christmas lights switch-on event next month.
A CAMPAIGN to encourage responsible and safe behaviour over the Halloween and Bonfire Night period took its message out onto the streets this week, with a stall in St Editha's Square.
RAIL services between Tamworth and Nuneaton could be delayed for over an hour due to trespassers on the tracks.
FIVE down, five to go.
A PUBLIC event setting out further plans for the future of health care services in Staffordshire takes place in Tamworth next month.
CHILDREN from across Tamworth will be able to visit a very special haunted wood at Ankerside this Saturday, as the centre hosts its free Halloween spooktacular.
A FREE drop-in event for anyone who would like to learn more about helping make Tamworth dementia friendly is being held next month.
LAST week, Wednesday 19th October, Drayton Manor Park was awarded the Best UK Attraction for Children at the Group Leisure Awards 2016.
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DANNY Newton says the Lambs should show 'no fear' as they prepare to host unbeaten National North leaders AFC Fylde.
LEE Smith says he is ready to fight for a Lambs spot after enjoying a positive loan spell at Sutton Coldfield Town.
TAMWORTH FC have been rocked by a defensive injury crisis as they prepare for a huge week in the National League North.
CONNOR Taylor says it is a 'privilege' to have reached the 100-game milestone for Tamworth.
BOLEHALL Swifts player-boss Joe Obi admits his side's 2-1 win over Heath Hayes was not particularly impressive.
REJUVENATED Luke Jones is loving life in the semi-professional game and insists new club Tamworth has the talent to challenge the National North's heavyweights.
COLESHILL Town boss Paul Casey has been busy in the transfer market as he attempts to keep his troops up with the pacesetters in Midland League Division One.
DALE Belford believes former Tamworth midfielder Dan Bradley can make his mark in the Football League.
ANDY Morrell has backed his former skipper Dean Keates to make the most of his 'great opportunity' to manage Wrexham.
Best August and September hotel occupancy levels since current records began.
Tamworth Borough Council has agreed to provide further support to the work to develop a Business Improvement District (BID), which aims to generate thousands of pounds to spend on making Tamworth a more vibrant place and boost the local economy.
A free drop-in event for anyone who would like to learn more about helping make Tamworth dementia friendly is being held next month.
Save the date – Tamworth’s festive season officially gets underway in a month’s time with another cracker of a Christmas lights switch-on event on Sunday November 20.
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The countdown is on to the ever popular Tamworth Borough Council run FREE fireworks spectacular in the Castle Grounds on Bonfire Night on Saturday 5th November.
The Philip Dix Centre in Corporation Street is to be transformed into a Business Enterprise Centre Work to transform the Philip Dix Centre into a Business Enterprise Centre to provide 15 offices to rent to new and growing businesses, is due to start ...
Every single year in the UK, 30,000 people suffer a sudden cardiac arrest.
Christopher Pincher, MP for Tamworth, has welcomed the news published by the Start Up Loans Company (SULCo) that over 240,000 has been loaned to 40 individuals in Tamworth.
Christopher Pincher, MP for Tamworth, has backed calls by leading UK meningitischarity, Meningitis Now encouraging young people to protect themselves from a deadly strain of bacterial meningitis.
18,600 additional private sector jobs created in the region in 2015.
Christopher Pincher, MP for Tamworth, has welcomed the news published by the Start Up Loans Company (SULCo) that over £240,000 has been loaned to 40 individuals in Tamworth.
Simon and Jude, Apostles Psalm 116 I love the Lord, for he has heard the voice of my supplication; because he inclined his ear to me on the day I called to him.
Alfred the Great, King of the West Saxons, Scholar, 899 Cedd, Abbot of Lastingham, Bishop of the East Saxons, 664 Psalm 34 I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall ever be in my mouth.
Crispin and Crispinian, Martyrs at Rome, c.287 Psalm 32 Happy the one whose transgression is forgiven, and whose sin is covered.
Psalm 27 The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom then shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom then shall I be afraid? When the wicked, even my enemies and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh, they stumbled and fell.
Saturday 22nd October 2016 Seem to be spending half my time tidying up my garden and the rest of the day birding or the other way round.
Psalm 20 May the Lord hear you in the day of trouble, the name of the God of Jacob defend you; Send you help from his sanctuary and strengthen you out of Zion; Remember all your offerings and accept your burnt sacrifice; Grant you your heart’s ...
We have a lot of choice of winter woolies, raincoats and smart jackets this month in our shop in Ashby de la Zouch (open Mon Wed Fri Sat Sun) .
And the pain will not have subsided; not for those who lost children; not for those who lost family members; not for those who lost schoolmates and contemporaries and survived that day; not for those who feel the resonance for themselves in the loss ...
Psalm 17 Hear my just cause, O Lord; consider my complaint; listen to my prayer, which comes not from lying lips.
Psalm 14 The fool has said in his heart,‘There is no God.
Henry Martyn, Translator of the Scriptures, Missionary in India and Persia, 1812 Psalm 119.1-32 Blessed are those whose way is pure, who walk in the law of the Lord.
Luke the Evangelist Psalm 145 I will exalt you, O God my King, and bless your name for ever and ever.
Last Sunday's readings provided us with some real challenges as we take a look at Jacob as he is to be found in the book of Genesis and perhaps, like me, you'll probably soon come to the conclusion that he's a bit dodgy; so dodgy that he's had to run...
Saturday 15th October 2015 After the trip to the east coast and a local walk to a local hill in the morning I was feeling a bit weary.
Ignatius, Bishop of Antioch, Martyr, c.107107 Psalm 1 Blessed are they who have not walked in the counsel of the wicked, nor lingered in the way of sinners, nor sat in the assembly of the scornful.
Sunday 16th October 2016 Over the past two weeks I've been very fortunate to see some great birds.
Friday 14th October 2016 Much of my introduction to birding was at Spurn/Kilnsea.
Bosses at Drayton Manor Park are celebrating after winning a national award.
Plans have been drawn up to convert a Lichfield city centre shop into a cafe.
TAMWORTH-BASED Euro Car Parts has bought vehicle parts business Andrew Page from administrators in a deal that secures 2,000 jobs.
CONTINUING roadworks on the M6 have helped to improve the financial performance of the M6 Toll but the pay-to-drive motorway still racked up losses of more than £18m in its last financial year...
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...
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The campaign to encourage responsible and safe behaviour over the Halloween and Bonfire Night period took its message out onto the streets this week, with a stall in St Editha’s Square.
Tamworth Borough Council has agreed to provide further support to the work to develop a Business Improvement District (BID), which aims to generate thousands of pounds to spend on making Tamworth a more vibrant place and boost the local economy...
Work to transform the Philip Dix Centre into a Business Enterprise Centre to provide 15 offices to rent to new and growing businesses, is due to start in the next few weeks.
There’s just a month to go until Tamworth’s festive season officially gets underway with another cracker of a Christmas lights switch-on event on Sunday November 20.
You or someone you know could get an extra special Christmas treat this year – a festive hamper.
Thirteen former councillors who have almost 200 years of service to Tamworth Borough Council between them have been awarded the title of Honourary Alderman and Alderwoman.
It’s nearly that time of the year again – when the FREE fireworks spectacular returns to the Castle Grounds.
The hugely-popular Castle By Candlelight event is making a welcome return this year – for just one special night.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Aniel Paranjpe on 17 October 2016 .
Pupils at a Tamworth primary school have been learning about fire safety as part of a six-week pilot project.
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.
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