Here you can find the latest news articles issued by Tamworth Borough Council.

New status for Staffordshire tourism

Tourism businesses in Tamworth will benefit from increased focus on the area, and access to government advice and support, thanks to a united effort by the private sector and the local authorities who operate across Staffordshire and the City of Stoke-on-Trent.

21 November 2023
Free parking

Free parking for Small Business Saturday

Tamworth residents are being encouraged to ‘shop local’ and support the range of small independent businesses in their town as part of the national Small Business Saturday initiative.

15 November 2023

30 minutes free parking and new names for council car parks coming in New Year

At Cabinet on Thursday 9 November, in the first formal review of car parking since 2011, Councillors approved a raft of changes to Tamworth town centre car parks next year, including introducing 30 minutes free parking, increasing the length of stay at Holloway car park and new names for three car parks making them easier for visitors to find.

14 November 2023

Tamworth’s free fireworks returning for an explosive display

The countdown is on to the biggest and most popular event in Tamworth Borough Council’s calendar as the FREE fireworks spectacular returns with a breath-taking display to light up the skies above the Castle Grounds on Saturday, November 4.

24 October 2023

Press office

Whether it is a media enquiry about a Council decision or an event taking place in the borough, we can help. We have councillors who can provide comments on a wide range of subjects. We can also provide articles about our work. Help and advice is also on hand to anyone wanting to film or photograph in the borough.

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