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Familiar Tamworth faces to be given annual spruce up - Mon, 03 Jun 2019

Some familiar faces around Tamworth will disappear this month, but they’ll soon be back pride of place after their annual spruce-up.

Survey results revealed in first stage of Tamworth…What’s Next? consultation - Thu, 30 May 2019

Hundreds of people have so far taken part in a wide-ranging consultation which seeks to explore how Tamworth town centre can evolve and grow for the future.

Major refurbishment of Castle Grounds toilets to start next week - Thu, 30 May 2019

A major project to refurbish public toilets in Tamworth Castle Grounds gets underway on Monday (June 3) to provide longer opening hours all year round and the town’s first ever Changing Places facility.

First tickets go on sale for new Tamworth Assembly Rooms show - Wed, 29 May 2019

The first acts have been booked and tickets are on sale now for the eagerly-anticipated opening season of Tamworth’s new-look, more modern, more state-of-the-art Assembly Rooms theatre and entertainment venue.

Housing allocations policy consultation underway - Wed, 29 May 2019

Consultation on proposed changes to the way council houses are allocated in Tamworth is now underway in Tamworth, giving people until the end of August to have their say.

Celebrating 120 years of Tamworth Castle open to the public - Fri, 24 May 2019

This year, as we prepare for the reopening of Tamworth Assembly Rooms, we’re shining a spotlight on Victorian Tamworth and the era’s many significant contributions to the shaping of Tamworth as we know it today.

Welcoming Tamworth's new mayor - Thu, 23 May 2019

A new mayor has been sworn in for Tamworth with the ambition of raising aspirations and pride in the town.

Have you seen the new ‘faces’ at Dosthill Park - Tue, 21 May 2019

Dosthill Park welcomes four new residents this week, as familiar characters arrive to create a new ‘Wind in the Willows’ sculpture trail around the park.

Castle watercolour raises cash for Macmillan - Tue, 21 May 2019

A stunning watercolour of Tamworth Castle, painted by a local artist, has raised £1500 for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of the outgoing Mayor of Tamworth’s charity activities over the last year.

Visit Tamworth for half-term holiday fun - Tue, 21 May 2019

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the half-term, from castle questing and outdoor theatre, to free craft activities and sports.