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Tamworth’s free fireworks returning for another explosive display - Tue, 22 Oct 2019

The countdown is on to the biggest and most popular event in Tamworth’s calendar as the FREE fireworks spectacular returns with a breath-taking display to light up the skies above the Castle Grounds on Saturday, November 2.

Chart-topping band The Christians to perform at Tamworth Assembly Rooms - Tue, 22 Oct 2019

A chart-topping band with a double platinum album and an impressive catalogue of hits will be coming to Tamworth Assembly Rooms as part of their UK revival tour, it has been announced.

Visit Tamworth for half-term spooktacular fun - Tue, 22 Oct 2019

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the half-term, from spooky haunted castle and pumpkin carving, to candlelit tours and lantern making.

Small Business Grant Scheme to give more start-ups a helping hand - Mon, 21 Oct 2019

More grants of between £500 and £1500 are now available to help promote new small business start-ups, self-employment and entrepreneurship in Tamworth.

First ‘Be Tamworth’ badges given out to #amazingtamworth people - Mon, 21 Oct 2019

The first ‘Be Tamworth’ badges have been awarded to amazing Tamworth people who go out of their way to help others and support the town.

Make a lantern at free workshop to join Christmas parade this half-term - Mon, 21 Oct 2019

Youngsters are being invited to attend free drop-in workshops taking place in Ankerside Shopping Centre, where they will be able to make special lanterns to carry in this year’s Christmas Lantern parade in Tamworth.

Prepare to be spooked at Tamworth Castle this Halloween - Fri, 18 Oct 2019

Are you ready to be spooked at Tamworth Castle this Halloween, with family-friendly spooky activities on offer for people of all ages?

Enjoy the great outdoor events this November in Tamworth - Fri, 18 Oct 2019

Popular annual events Fireworks Spectacular and Tamworth Christmas Lights Festival are coming to town this November.

Hundreds get creative as Art Attack returned with a splat - Wed, 16 Oct 2019

Tamworth town centre came alive with colour and creativity on Saturday, October 12, as the popular Art Attack returned with a splat for the third year running.

More dates announced for tea with the Mayor in Tamworth Town Hall this autumn - Wed, 16 Oct 2019

The Mayor of Tamworth is inviting people to join him for tea and cake in the historic Tamworth Town Hall as his series of open days continues this autumn.