Below is an archive of our most recent news stories, please click on the titles to read more.
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Tributes paid to dedicated Tamworth councillor Steve Claymore - Wed, 13 Feb 2019

A Tamworth borough councillor who was dedicated to a ‘better Tamworth’ has died after a short illness.

Residents to be consulted on proposed changes to housing allocations policy - Thu, 07 Feb 2019

The way council homes are allocated in Tamworth is to be reviewed later this year to ensure the level of housing need can be effectively assessed and managed.

See Assembly Rooms on tour at Ventura Park - Thu, 07 Feb 2019

A touring digital exhibition showcasing the past, present and future of Tamworth Assembly Rooms has moved to its next location in the town.

Visit Tamworth for half-term holiday fun - Tue, 05 Feb 2019

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.

Which films do you want to watch at 2019 Outdoor Cinema? - Tue, 05 Feb 2019

Movie lovers are being invited to choose the films that are shown at this year’s popular Outdoor Cinema, in the picturesque Castle Grounds.

Tamworth up for three awards in Midlands-wide competition - Mon, 04 Feb 2019

Tamworth has been shortlisted for three top awards in a Midlands-wide competition recognising the best of the best in arts and entertainment – and your votes are now needed to bring the titles home.

Bin collections to start at new earlier time of 6.30am - Mon, 04 Feb 2019

Residents who live in Tamworth Borough and Lichfield District will need to make sure their bins are out by 6.30am on their collection day, from Monday, February 25th.

Get fit and sporty this year with castle grounds activities - Fri, 01 Feb 2019

The Castle Grounds Activity Centre is inviting residents to get more physically active this year and try free weekly activities, every Monday to Friday. 

Future of Tamworth town centre at heart of new campaign - Thu, 31 Jan 2019

Businesses, residents and visitors are being asked ‘what’s next?’ for Tamworth town centre as part of a new campaign to explore how it can evolve and grow for the future.

Enjoy more special events at Tamworth Castle - Tue, 29 Jan 2019

Hunt for dragons, seek out their eggs and step back in time to learn about medieval life, in a variety of fun-packed family activities this season at Tamworth Castle.