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Residents invited to ‘Meet the Developer’ ahead of major regeneration work - Tue, 05 Jun 2018

Residents are being invited to ‘Meet the Developer’ ahead of major regeneration work to build 140 modern new council homes across two estates in Tamworth.

Red robes handed over to new Mayor of Tamworth for 2018 - Fri, 25 May 2018

The mantle, or red robe, of the Mayor of Tamworth has been passed to Councillor Peter Thurgood, who was unanimously voted to the role by his fellow councillors this week.

Familiar Tamworth faces to be removed for annual spruce up - Fri, 25 May 2018

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

Can you complete the Castle Quest? - Fri, 25 May 2018

Calling all adventure seekers, problem solvers and gaming enthusiasts. Tamworth Castle is throwing down the gauntlet this half term to anyone brave enough to solve the clues laid down by the Quest Master.

#DotheAethel goes up a gear with Mercedes prize for best pose - Fri, 25 May 2018

A social media campaign encouraging people to #DotheAethel has gone up a gear this week with Mercedes Benz of Tamworth offering a fantastic prize for the best picture shared on Facebook.

Media descend on Tamworth as striking statue is unveiled - Thu, 24 May 2018

The region’s media descended on Tamworth this week as the town’s impressive statue of Anglo-Saxon warrior queen Aethelflaed was finally brought home and unveiled to her people for the first time.

Visit Tamworth for half-term holiday fun - Tue, 22 May 2018

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.