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Pandemic recovery plans to be discussed by Cabinet - Wed, 21 Jul 2021

Members of Tamworth Borough Council’s Cabinet will meet next week to discuss a range of measures being proposed to ensure the authority remains fit for the future, while protecting vital services for the town’s residents as we look to recovery from the pandemic.

New plans revealed for town centre thanks to ‘Welcome Back’ funding - Wed, 21 Jul 2021

A new augmented reality trail will be developed for Tamworth town centre as part of new funding to be spent on encouraging people back to the high street in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

New trees in Castle Grounds damaged again in vandal attack - Tue, 20 Jul 2021

A new tree planting scheme to enhance the tree diversity and amenity value in the Castle Grounds, has sadly been vandalised for the second time.

Fantastic new Castle Grounds play area opening soon! - Mon, 19 Jul 2021

Work to create a fantastic new £375,000 adventure playground in the heart of Tamworth’s Castle Grounds is now in its final stages of completion.

Tenants evicted after years of Anti-Social Behaviour - Mon, 19 Jul 2021

Tamworth Borough Council has been supported by Staffordshire Police with the eviction of two tenants found to be guilty of persistent anti-social behaviour by the courts, as a week of national action is launched with ASB Awareness Week.

Walk-In Covid Testing Deployed in Tamworth After National Scheme Struggles With High Demand - Fri, 16 Jul 2021

A walk-in Covid Mobile Testing Unit opens in Tamworth tomorrow (Friday) to help more people get a PCR test – after high demand limited booking via the national portal.

Extra pop-ups on hand to help Tamworth’s push to get fully vaccinated - Thu, 15 Jul 2021

The local college and Ankerside Shopping Centre are set to join two other vaccine pop-ups clinics in Tamworth as residents are urged to rush to get both their Covid jabs without delay.

Forget Me Not: Tamworth joins Alzheimer’s Society’s dementia appeal and its 100 badge challenge - Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Tamworth has joined forces with Alzheimer’s Society to take part in its Forget Me Not dementia appeal and its 100 badge challenge

Extra Tests and Extra Vaccinations on Offer to Help Tackle Covid Outbreak in Tamworth - Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Testing and vaccinations are to be boosted in Tamworth in a bid to manage the very high number of Covid cases across the borough.

Don’t lose your voice – look out for voter registration details - Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Tamworth residents are being reminded not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them, by making sure their electoral registration details are up to date as part of the annual canvass.


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