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How Tamworth was supporting the war effort 100 years ago - Mon, 12 Nov 2018

Photos and information on display as part of a digital exhibition charting the history of Tamworth Assembly Rooms reveals the building’s key role during the First World War.

Festive Grants awarded to community groups - Sun, 11 Nov 2018

Councillors have been spreading some festive cheer by giving out cash awards in each ward to support an event, scheme or special project that brings residents together or supports isolated residents during the Christmas period.

New cash help given to voluntary groups across Tamworth - Fri, 09 Nov 2018

Voluntary, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of nearly £15,400 in the latest round of grants from Tamworth Borough Council.

Free festive parking back in the run up to Christmas - Fri, 09 Nov 2018

Parking will again be free in Tamworth Borough Council run car parks on the two Saturdays leading up to Christmas.

Kids enjoy lantern workshops ready for Christmas parade - Wed, 07 Nov 2018

Youngsters enjoyed a series of free drop-in workshops during half-term, where they made special lanterns to carry in this year’s Christmas Lantern Parade in Tamworth.

Tamworth Castle poppy cascade to be revealed as part of Remembrance Day event - Tue, 06 Nov 2018

Final preparations are underway for an extra special Remembrance event in Tamworth on Sunday November 11 to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Last week to apply for cash help from historic charity fund - Tue, 06 Nov 2018

Tamworth Borough Council has £2,000 to give away to local residents and organisations and is encouraging more people to apply for a slice of the cash before this week’s deadline.