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Record-breaking crowds attend St George’s Day festivities in Tamworth - Wed, 24 Apr 2019

Tamworth’s Castle Grounds were packed with a record-breaking number of people on Saturday, April 20, for the hottest St George’s Day extravaganza ever!

New cash boost given to voluntary groups across Tamworth - Thu, 18 Apr 2019

Voluntary, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of nearly £4,400 in the latest round of grants from Tamworth Borough Council.

Join free workshop to create stunning shield wall around Tamworth Castle - Thu, 18 Apr 2019

Do you want to help defend Tamworth Castle? Take part in our fantastic shield wall project supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Join this amazing 'commuknitty' project - Thu, 18 Apr 2019

Residents and local groups are invited to pick up their needles and get knitting for a new project to promote this year’s Tamworth in Bloom campaign and raise awareness about dementia.

Help sow the seeds for success at the ‘Big Sow’ this Saturday - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

This year Tamworth is going all out to strike gold in the Heart of England in Bloom competition for the 10th time – and you’re invited to help sow the seeds for success.

Council adopts Motor Neurone Disease Charter - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

Tamworth Borough Council has agreed to adopt the motor neurone disease (MND) Charter in support of local people living with the terminal disease and their carers.

Major funding boost for Tamworth voluntary groups - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

More than £50,000 has been handed to Tamworth groups and organisations to support their work with individuals, children and families across the area.

Multi-award-winning folk duo kick off new season of live music - Fri, 12 Apr 2019

Theatre is continuing on tour in Tamworth this April, when live music kicks off a new season with the innovative folk-duo Ninebarrow.

Timetable revealed for this year’s medieval-themed St George’s Day fun - Fri, 12 Apr 2019

The countdown is on to Tamworth’s popular St George’s Day extravaganza 2019, with an exciting new line-up of entertainment for the whole family set to take over the Castle Grounds on Saturday, April 20, from 10am to 5pm.

Help Ruby the dragon find her lost eggs at Tamworth Castle - Mon, 08 Apr 2019

Families are being invited to take part in an egg-stra special Easter egg hunt around the rooms and corridors of Tamworth Castle this April.