TWO Tamworth sisters are 'leaping' into the world of fund-raising for the first time in memory of Charlie Round.
A TV DOCUMENTARY about the murdered Measham schoolgirl Kayleigh Haywood is be televised this evening (Thursday) on Channel 5.
MEMBERS of a Tamworth street have gone on a 'jolly holiday' together as part of an initiative to bring the community together and to get to know their neighbours.
THE battle stop 1,000 houses being built on Arkall Farm has been escalated to 'the highest level' as the Secretary of State will now have the final say on the proposals.
HORRIFIC video footage shows the moment a Tamworth teen had to defend himself using Mixed Martial Arts after he was attacked by thuggish father who launched a torrent of abuse during a playground row.
THOUSANDS of visitors gathered in Tamworth to watch a popular annual event.
A WHEEL-Y talented Tamworth bus driver has been hailed Arriva's Bus Driver of the Year.
THREE people were taken to hospital over the weekend after a collision near Tamworth.
STAFFORDSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service have issued a warning about the dangers of smoking while using oxygen therapy after a fire at a home near Tamworth.
WITH just over a week to go until Staffordshire Day, attractions and community groups have joined forces to create a packed programme of activities.
Warwickshire Police is investigating the theft of two trailers and a large quantity of stainless steel sheets which were stolen from a commercial compound in north Warwickshire over the Easter weekend.
A TAMWORTH fraudster who binged on prostitutes, drugs and gambling has been jailed for more than two years following an investigation by officers.
EXCITED and scared is how a Tamworth man feels after signing up to run this year's London marathon in memory of his father who died of cancer.
DEFIBRILLATORS should be as readily available as fire extinguishers in every office building, every business and every place, this is what we would like to see in the future and in Tamworth.
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Marston Road was again the venue as Newcastle Town and Wolverhampton Casuals met in a re-peat of the 2013/2014 final which was won by the Stoke-on_Trent based side.
BEN Fox feels he has learnt to cope with the physical demands of men's football and says he would recommend Tamworth to any of his young compatriots at Championship club Burton Albion.
JACK Lane has expressed his desire to remain with Tamworth next season and continue his developing defensive partnership with Luke Jones.
TAMWORTH FC boss Andy Morrell says it was vital the Lambs got the 'monkey off their back' after recording an emphatic 4-0 win at Stalybridge Celtic on Saturday.
Tamworth will have to play a waiting game over Ben Fox next season.
COLESHILL Town boss Simon Lyons has praised his side for a 'great season' after securing second spot in the Midland Premier.
Tamworth FC welcomed youngsters from a club in Preston for their Easter clash with Alfreton.
ANDY Morrell says AFC Fylde are worthy winners of the National League North.
COLESHILL Town's goalscoring midfielder Dean Rathbone could be set for a return to Tamworth FC this summer.
Christopher Pincher, MP for Tamworth, has thrown his support behind the Friends of Tamworth Castle who this year are celebrating their 50th anniversary.
Tamworth MP Christopher Pincher this week welcomed the Government's new litter strategy which means culprits of littering could be fined up to 150 if caught.
I hope that you have all enjoyed a relaxing break over Easter, even if it was only the long weekend.
Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant praises Prime Minister Theresa May’s “bold” decision to call snap General ElectionLichfield Live 18 Apr
Lichfield’s MP has hailed the Prime Minister’s “bold” decision to call a snap General Election.
Birmingham Superprix held between 1986 and 1990 Could the next British Grand Prix be literally just around the corner from you? New laws come into force on Monday, 10 April 2017, that will allow motor racing events to take place on closed public ...
Stephen Pennell watches Paul Weller, and isn’t totally impressed.
Tamworth's MP Christopher Pincher took part in this year's Autism Awareness Week by helping to raise funds in Sainsbury's on Ventura Park.
West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton won backing yesterday from the European Parliament for new measures that will ensure vehicles continue to meet emissions and safety standards once out of the showroom.
Charges for brown bin collections could move a step closer next week as Lichfield District Council’s Cabinet discusses the proposals.
The service which provides free, independent, impartial and confidential advice to anyone in Tamworth who needs it has a new provider, a new name and more services, but it’s business as usual for the people who use it.
Local MP Christopher Pincher has this week called on the Local Government Department to review the controversial decision to approve Arkall Farm and have it decided by an independent inspector.
The Tamworth Dementia Action Alliance and Cllr Andrew James are inviting knitters in Tamworth to pick up their needles and use their craft skills and creativity to help people with dementia.
Easter Season Christina Rossetti, Poet, 1894 Psalm 28 To you I call, O Lord my rock; be not deaf to my cry, lest, if you do not hear me, I become like those who go down to the Pit.
I can't describe the feelings that the closing day has brought me.
Easter Season Psalm 16 Preserve me, O God, for in you have I taken refuge; I have said to the Lord, ‘You are my lord, all my good depends on you.
The day now past has been one of challenge, blessing and a little personal pain today; not bad for a day billed as "off'.
Many years back there was a fad surrounding a piece of writing which went by the name 'desiderata' a word which translates from the Latin into 'things we need, desire or want' - a poem by Max Erhmann.
Easter Season Mark the Evangelist Psalm 37.23-41 When your steps are guided by the Lord and you delight in his way, Though you stumble, you shall not fall headlong, for the Lord holds you fast by the hand.
With my trail cameras, I have managed to capture pictures of many local badgers and foxes, a few muntjac, and even a polecat which I have captured on camera twice.
It seems to me that so often people regard prayer as an opportunity to tell God what they want! For many, prayer is the opportunity to return to the childhood days - when you wanted something, all we needed to do was .
So here we are, Easter Sunday has been and gone and soon the response to, "He is risen.
Easter Season George, Martyr, Patron of England, c.304 Psalm 5 Give ear to my words, O Lord; consider my lamentation.
Easter Season 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.
Easter Season Psalm 115 Not to us, Lord, not to us, but to your name give the glory, for the sake of your loving mercy and truth.
Easter Season Psalm 114 When Israel came out of Egypt, the house of Jacob from a people of a strange tongue, Judah became his sanctuary, Israel his dominion.
Wednesday 19 th April 2017 Just a few of the birds at Middleton lakes RSPB today : Green Sandpiper, Fisher's Mill Green winged Teal Black tailed Godwit Avocet Grasshopper warbler Grasshopper warbler Green winged Teal...
Tuesday 18th April 2017 The group of Fieldfares built up to 11, last seen at Mancetter on the 14th April.
Staffordshire theme park will continue its support of the family stand at Edgbaston stadium...
A new care company will provide round the clock care for residents at a Lichfield retirement complex.
A new upcycling shop has launched in Lichfield – and already has an eight-week waiting list for workshops.
A Lichfield entrepreneur has found a recipe success after winning a business award.
A vision to revitalise the historic landscape between the Black Country, Birmingham and Tamworth to maximise the benefits of high speed rail has been unveiled.
A new warehouse project on St.
Making the M6 Toll free to use, expanding superfast broadband, expanding the Midland Metro beyond existing proposals, bringing forward shelved railway investment and providing fast links from the Blac...
STAFFORDSHIRE theme park, Drayton Manor, is to invest £250,000 in a new attraction aimed at boosting visitor numbers for the forthcoming season.
A £12m funding package from the Homes and Communities Agency is set to see hundreds of new homes built across the Midlands.
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A tree trunk has cracked with the canopy falling over but not quite hitting the ground.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Doug Paulley on 20 April 2017 .
Request sent to Tamworth Borough Council by Doug Paulley on 19 April 2017 .
A motorbike has been put into the lake.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to angela on 31 March 2017 .
Abandoned trolley very near the busy road.
Beach of the estate agency act that forbids attaching a board to a street sign Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bellingham, Wilnecote Report on FixMyStreet...
Families are being invited to take part in an egg-stra special Easter egg hunt around the great halls and corridors of Tamworth Castle this April.
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Charlotte Bradley on 28 March 2017 .
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service have issued a reminder to take care when disposing of smoking materials.
Firefighters have issued a safety warning in the wake of a house fire in Tamworth which was caused by discarded smoking materials.
The Service is holding recruitment days at Tamworth Fire Station, on Lichfield Street, on Wednesday, February 22 at 6pm and Saturday, February 25 at 10am.
A sheltered housing scheme in Tamworth which was severely damaged by a blaze has now been renovated and fitted with a potentially life-saving sprinkler system.
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.
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