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Civic Ball adds more than £1,000 to Mayor’s Charity Fund - Thu, 20 Feb 2020

Civic dignitaries from Staffordshire, Warwickshire, France and Germany joined together with the Mayor of Tamworth to raise more than £1,000 at the annual Civic Ball.

Small Business Grant Scheme extended! - Wed, 19 Feb 2020

Start-up grants have been given the approval to continue helping promote new small business start-ups, self-employment and entrepreneurship in Tamworth

Tickets on sale for a brand new community production - Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Tickets are now on sale for one of the biggest community arts production to take place in Tamworth, at the Tamworth Assembly Rooms stage this March 7th.

Work starts on exciting new sports pitch at Tamworth Enterprise College - Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Construction of a new 3G pitch for people of all ages, is about to start work at the end of the month, thanks to three-quarters of a million-pound sports project to create a full size, outdoor artificial grass sports pitch in Tamworth.

Results are in for this summer’s Outdoor Cinema film choices - Fri, 14 Feb 2020

Hundreds of movie lovers have voted to decide the two films that are shown at this year’s popular Outdoor Cinema in Tamworth Castle Grounds.

Is this the way to Amarillo?...Waltz through the Sedaka back catalogue in ‘Oh Carol!’ at Tamworth Assembly Rooms - Thu, 13 Feb 2020

Fans of Neil Sedaka and ‘Howie’ Howard Greenfield are in for a treat when ‘Oh Carol!’ comes to Tamworth Assembly Rooms on February 28. ‘Oh Carol!’ tells the story of the pair’s humble beginnings in Brooklyn and their rise to superstardom in the 50s and 60s, solidifying themselves as one of the most successful musical pairings in history.

Join the Mayor for more LOVEly cake in the Town Hall - Tue, 11 Feb 2020

The Mayor of Tamworth is inviting people to join him for tea and cake at the historic Town Hall this Saturday between 11am and 2pm, for a special Valentine’s open day which will also celebrate the relationship of Sir Robert Peel and his beloved wife, Julia.

Be part of the pick and join the Great British Spring Clean - Tue, 11 Feb 2020

Tamworth residents are being encouraged to grab a litter picker and a black bag and take part in a local community ‘clean up’ as part of this year’s Great British Spring Clean.

Visit Tamworth for half-term holiday fun - Tue, 11 Feb 2020

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the February half-term, from dragon hunting and adventure golf, to farm visits and sports.

West End musical performance to hit the Tamworth stage - Mon, 10 Feb 2020

A West End musical concert is coming to Tamworth Assembly Rooms stage for a one-night hit performance on Saturday, February 15.