Below is an archive of our most recent news stories, please click on the titles to read more.
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Events planned as Tamworth joins Dementia Action Week - Wed, 16 May 2018

A series of events have been planned to raise awareness about dementia as Tamworth joins national Dementia Action Week.

Our Aethel due to come home this week as statue is installed - Tue, 15 May 2018

More than a year of consultations, designing, planning and back-breaking labour will come to an end this week when Tamworth’s brand new warrior queen sculpture finally returns home to be revealed to the public for the first time.

Special theme revealed for 2018 Tamworth in Bloom launch - Tue, 15 May 2018

The 2018 Tamworth in Bloom campaign has been launched, revealing a very special theme for this year.

Touring theatre continues for the summer season - Tue, 15 May 2018

Theatre is continuing on tour in Tamworth, bringing a variety of professional productions to venues across the borough

Celebrity chef among the latest to ‘Do the Aethel’ - Fri, 11 May 2018

A social media campaign encouraging people to #DotheAethel is gathering pace, attracting its first celebrity, an award-winning author and reaching across the world as we prepare to welcome our brand new Aethelflaed statue home to Tamworth next week.

Record number of rare fritillaries counted on Broad Meadow - Wed, 09 May 2018

Hands-on wildlife lovers have been busy helping to count a record number of rare flowers growing at Tamworth’s ‘jewel in the crown’ Local Nature Reserve.

Local car parks receive a make-over - Tue, 08 May 2018

A number of informal car parks and local spaces in Tamworth have been resurfaced free of charge thanks to a donation of more than 600 tonnes of road planings.