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Countdown is on to this year’s medieval-themed St George’s Day fun - Mon, 11 Mar 2019

Tamworth’s popular St George’s Day extravaganza is back for 2019 with an exciting new line-up of entertainment set to take over the Castle Grounds, with medieval-themed fun for the whole family on Saturday, April 20, from 10am – 5pm.

Exciting new season of events revealed for Tamworth - Fri, 08 Mar 2019

Live musical shows, theatre performances, St George’s Day extravaganza, Tamworth in Bloom celebrations, outdoor cinema and We Love Tamworth festival – these are just some of the highlights lined up in Tamworth’s exciting new season of events.

Annual State of Tamworth Debate to take place next week - Thu, 07 Mar 2019

Tamworth will come under the spotlight next week when all borough councillors take part in the annual State of Tamworth Debate.

Grab a bargain this World Book day for the Wind in the Willows outdoor theatre production - Wed, 06 Mar 2019

Celebrate World Book day on March 7 and grab a bargain ticket price of £5 per person to the Wind in the Willows performance, coming to Dosthill Park this June.

Assems touring exhibition moves to new town centre location - Tue, 05 Mar 2019

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

Be part of the pick and join the Great British Spring Clean - Tue, 05 Mar 2019

Tamworth residents are being encouraged to grab a litter picker and a black bag and take part in a local community ‘clean up’ as part of this year’s Great British Spring Clean.

Exciting festival of drama starts next month in Tamworth - Mon, 04 Mar 2019

An exciting five-night run of theatre gets underway next month with the 2019 Tamworth Hastilow Drama Festival, featuring a series of one act plays by the region’s best amateur dramatic groups.

Get behind the scenes at Tamworth Assembly Rooms - Mon, 04 Mar 2019

Tamworth residents are being invited to take part in free hard hat tours of Tamworth Assembly Rooms to see first-hand what’s been happening behind the scenes at the historic theatre.

Top five blue bin mistakes revealed in bid to improve recycling - Thu, 21 Feb 2019

Tamworth Borough Council and Lichfield District Council are counting down the top five blue bin mistakes made by local households in a bid to further improve recycling rates. 

Hundred’s vote for this year’s Outdoor Cinema film choices - Wed, 20 Feb 2019

Almost 1,000 movie lovers have voted to decide the two films that are shown at this year’s popular Outdoor Cinema in Tamworth Castle Grounds.