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Cabinet expands to six members as projects increase - Wed, 25 May 2016

A new portfolio has been added to Tamworth Borough Council’s Cabinet, as the number of major projects to improve Tamworth and make life better for residents continues to grow.

£25.2m received from sale of former Tamworth Golf Course site will be invested in regeneration - Tue, 24 May 2016

Tamworth Borough Council has revealed that the amount it received for the sale of the former Tamworth Golf Course site to Redrow Homes is £25.2 million.

Tamworth takes first steps towards dementia friendly status - Mon, 21 Mar 2016

Tamworth has moved a step closer to becoming a dementia friendly community after the Borough Council’s Cabinet backed the drive to achieve dementia friendly status.

Council committed to tourist information in Tamworth - Wed, 16 Mar 2016

The future of tourist information in Tamworth is safe, with Tamworth Borough Council underlining its commitment to expanding and developing the service for the future.

Tamworth’s Local Plan is adopted - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

Tamworth’s Local Plan – the framework for future growth and development in the borough up until 2031 – has been formally adopted.

Tamworth aiming for ‘dementia friendly’ status - Thu, 11 Feb 2016

Work towards making Tamworth a ‘dementia friendly community’ is now under way, after the proposal received unanimous, cross-party support from Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee.

Former golf course site – contracts exchanged with Redrow Homes - Thu, 04 Feb 2016

Contracts have been exchanged with Redrow Homes on the former golf course site in Amington.

Tamworth Assembly Rooms all set for major transformation - Fri, 29 Jan 2016

Next month marks the start of an exciting chapter in the 127-year history of Tamworth’s landmark Assembly Rooms as the venue is set for its most dramatic transformation to date.

Tamworth responds to Government’s call for support in resettling Syrian refugees - Thu, 08 Oct 2015

Tamworth Borough Council has pledged to accommodate up to 10 families of refugees escaping the conflict in Syrian and is committed to giving them help and support in terms of access to health, education, support services and housing.

Tamworth to join planned West Midlands Combined Authority - Thu, 17 Sep 2015

Tamworth will maintain a vital role in the future growth and development of the prosperity of the West Midlands region, after the council voted unanimously to join the proposed West Midlands Combined Authority.