Fallan Kurek's parents reveal their grief at the loss of the much-loved teaching assistant...
TAMWORTH FC are to hold soccer schools this week.
EMERGENCY services were in attendance at Glascote Road today (Sunday) following unconfirmed reports that a pedestrian had been in collision with a car.
IT WAS May 1915 and repercussions from the horrors of World War One were reverberating in Tamworth.
There are plenty of adventure sports to try out in Birmingham and beyond this half term or even for a Father's Day treat...
SHOPPERS and students in Tamworth town centre dropped in to a street caf this week to talk about death.
Callers alert emergency services after spotting the scene as they pass by...
A TAMWORTH parent has branded Staffordshire County Council's plans to not replace a soon-to-retire lollipop lady as 'negligent'.
TAMWORTH residents are set to benefit from another free healthy cooking event taking place in the town.
DRIVERS wanting to get on to the A5 at Wilnecote are to face weeks of changes to their route due to roadworks.
STAFFORDSHIRE’S Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis has announced Jane Sawyers as his preferred candidate for Chief Constable of Staffordshire Police.
TRAFFIC cops will be out in force across the region next week as part of a national clampdown on drivers using mobile phones at the wheel.
AN Edingale woman will celebrate her 100th birthday this weekend.
Tamworth youngsters will be in with the chance of scooping a PlayStation 4 if they visit a hard-hitting 'microsite'.
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DANNY Newton says the chance to work with Andy Morrell was too good to turn down.
Bolehall Swifts have been rocked by a second setback in a week after the departure of striker Dave Yonwin.
LAMBS chairman Bob Andrews this week hailed the work done by manager Andy Morrell since taking over at the club, admitting: He's been a breath of fresh air.
Connor Taylor has committed his future to Tamworth for the 2015-16 campaign.
TAMWORTH CC First XI skipper Ben Maddox was left feeling pleased with what he witnessed from his team despite them slipping to a first defeat of the season on Saturday against Penkridge.
TAMWORTH AC's under-17s and under-20s athletes finished top of the table in their second match in the YDL League at Banbury on Saturday.
Javan Vidal says he sought the advice of Lambs boss Andy Morrell before joining Wrexham.
Lambs news: Tamworth boss Andy Morrell has admitted he is interested in signing striker Elliott Durrell.
People looking to access council services whilst on the move can now do so on a brand new App.
Through intelligence, it is predicted that in June 2015 there will be an increase in Distraction and Bogus Official Burglaries across Tamworth.
David Cameron has said he wants the body that sets MP’s pay to reconsider proposals for a more-than 10% pay rise later this year.
Unemployment in the UK has continued to fall and the number of people in work has continued to rise, according to the latest official figures.
The Liberal Democrats must rebuild themselves across Lichfield and Burntwood admits defeated parliamentary candidate Paul Ray.
Christopher Pincher speaking after the General Election result in Tamworth was declared Christopher Pincher has been re-elected as the Conservative member of Parliament for Tamworth for with an increased majority of 11,302.
Local Conservatives have three main priorities for Tamworth, economic growth, protecting our heritage and protecting the vulnerable residents of our borough and we will ensure the council’s finances are used to meet these priorities.
Sir Robert Peel Hospital I attended Staffordshire County Council’s latest public health scrutiny meeting with Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust earlier this week ( Monday 27th April ) and yet again heard a different story on Sir Robert Peel ...
This month we also had the 10th annual Destination Staffordshire Tourism Conference with more than 100 businesses from across the county getting together at Uttoxeter Racecourse.
Fraudsters have set up a bogus website claiming to be the official site of National Savings Investments and are contacting members of the public, cold calling them and offering them the chance to invest in 65+ Bonds (also known as Pensioner Bonds).
Tamworth’s Neighbourhood Watch has issued the following alert after a blind lady was conned.
James Anderson surpassed Sir Ian Botham as England’s highest Test wicket-taker in history with his 384th dismissal in his 100th match.
So that's it then.
The next day turned out fine and clear after a day of rain which made for beautiful clear cruising.
A selfie project documenting a young woman’s battle with a hair-pulling disorder has been watched over five million times on YouTube.
Geese and Goslings – TP Linked up with Silent Sunday...
Working through a weeks photos there are always the goodies you can't wait to publish, the majority of out of focus rejects and a couple that get you reaching for the reference books.
Dear person reading this, I hope your day has been going well, if not, I hope it gets better You are an amazing person who will inspire others to do great things so keep up the hard work.
The 1st country to legalize marriage equality by popular vote, but they won’t be the last! What an incredible accomplishment Irish voters have decisively voted in favour of marriage equality, making Ireland the first country to do so through ...
The Lord almighty grant us a quiet night and a perfect end.
The first surprise, well not really a surprise as I knew the proposed date of this event, but the surprise was in the fact that this time the promised date delivered the goods ...
One of the most consistent things to come out of my conversations regarding those who have been to a selection conference is: 'Please don't just ignore us!' I have encountered a few (well eight to be exact) people who felt that the message, 'Go away ...
The Heron was watching for fish and kept taking off to move along right in front of Oakfield enabling me to get these lovely action shots.
Psalm 42 As the deer longs for the water brooks, so longs my soul for you, O God.
6th -20th May 2015 Report on birds encountered on holiday on Cyprus.
One of the (many) challenges I have before me is to befound in the area of churchgrowth.
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.
This was one of my favourite cottage views with that lovely ancient tree standing in the field.
We did a talk to WiRE Lichfield a few months ago, on an introduction to Social Media Marketing.
THE UKs largest nightclub operator, The Luminar Group, which has clubs across the West Midlands, has seen an 18% increase in full year profits.
Agency will lead creative campaigns for radio, TV and video on demand to target summer, Halloween and Christmas holiday periods...
Work to help students with autism at a Lichfield school has been aided by a £500 donation.
WINDOWS manufacturer Epwin Group has posted a positive set of annual results - its first since floating on AIM last year.
TAMWORTH-based peer to peer lender ThinCats has reported that it has broken the £100m lending barrier.
SPEEDY, the tools, equipment and plant hire services company, has opened a national distribution centre (NDC) in Tamworth which is says will revolutionise the way it operates.
BIRMINGHAM developer St Modwen has submitted a detailed planning application to extend Centurion Park in Tamworth.
DRAYTON Manor Theme Park is set to expand one of its most popular visitor attractions as part of a £2.5m investment.
TAMWORTH-based peer to peer lender ThinCats has announced an underwriting deal with ESO Capital Group.
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Bin near children's play area near reservoirs not been emptied recently.
The bin on the lamppost has not been emptied in days.
A large chair has been dumped in the hedgerow alongside the footpath which is at the back of Clematis.
There are some very large black bags containing what looks like padding or similar.
A branch of a tree has split from the main trunk , could be dangerous to small children if it falls.
An old carpet dumped at side of footpath at the back of Clematis Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Clematis, Amington Report on FixMyStreet...
A blue Vauxhall Vectra, reg number DN04 SSJ parks on Belgrave Road (near garages at rear of 31-35).
Response by Tamworth Borough Council to Dean Starr on 21 May 2015 .
Request sent to Tamworth Borough Council by Dean Starr on 20 May 2015 .
Due to the unprecedented success of last year’s event, Staffordshire Police are once again hosting an Open Day to give local people the chance to take a look behind the scenes at Police Headquarters.
We’re appealing for anyone who saw a blue Skoda Fabia, registration FE57RUA, in the Amington area of Tamworth from 11am on Saturday 2 May.
Staffordshire Police is appealing for the public to report any sightings of a missing teenager.
We’ve issued this CCTV image as part of an investigation into a parcel delivery type scam in the Burton area.
Collision investigators are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision which occurred at around 4:40 pm on Tuesday 5 May.
Just before 11.52am today (Saturday 2 May), a man was found lying in the road with life threatening head injuries outside The Yews Farm, Haunton, nr Tamworth.
Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision on the A38 at Fradley this morning.
We’re issuing a warning to residents after several incidents in the past month where a man posing as a parcel delivery driver has tricked residents into giving their card details.
Officers from Tamworth were called on to rescue a woman from the canal in Tamworth yesterday (Tuesday).
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Fazeley Junction the terminus of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal (at the left of the shot) where it meets with the Coventry Canal.
The Coventry Canal was authorised by an Act of Parliament in 1768,
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