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Historic charity fund is seeking new beneficiaries to help - Tue, 16 Oct 2018

An historic Tamworth charity fund which was set up to help improve the lives of local residents is inviting people and organisations to apply for a share of the £2,000 available in its 150th anniversary year.

Help us 'poppyfy' Tamworth Castle - and get free chips! - Tue, 16 Oct 2018

A major Remembrance Day project is underway to create a bright red cascade of poppies from the top of Tamworth Castle, but your help is needed to make it the most stunning spectacle possible - and there’s even a cone of chips in it for you!

Views needed on how we can make Tamworth more dementia friendly - Wed, 10 Oct 2018

Tamworth Dementia Action Alliance (TDAA) is inviting carers and people living with dementia to share their views on how the town’s shops and businesses can become more dementia friendly.

Tamworth gets creative as Art Attack’s Big Draw hits the town - Tue, 09 Oct 2018

Tamworth was packed with creative ideas and colourful activities on Saturday, October 6, when Art Attack hit the town centre offering free arts activities for people of all ages.

Mercian Singers to perform with special guests for an evening of song and dance - Tue, 09 Oct 2018

If you are looking for a performance treat this autumn, then join Mercian Singers in concert with special guests - Aimee Louise School of Dance, on Saturday, October 13, for an evening of popular songs and entertainment.

Fantasy Tree Trail tales to come ‘to life’ this month at Wigginton Park - Fri, 05 Oct 2018

The countdown is on to the unveiling of a community project that has developed a ‘tree trail’ of fantasy stories and characters at an exciting live event in Wigginton Park on Saturday, October 13.

Thousands of poppies to cascade down Tamworth Castle - Thu, 04 Oct 2018

A bright red sea of poppies will cascade down the side of Tamworth Castle as part of extra special Remembrance Day celebrations taking place to mark 100 years since the end of World War 1.