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Thousands enjoy Aethel’s weekend to remember in Tamworth - Wed, 18 Jul 2018

More than 18 months of hard work involving 10,000 participants, 250 litres of paint, 50 litres of PVA glue, 100 rolls of double-sided sticky tape, 5,000 cable ties and 1,400 square-yard tiles, came together with the successful unveiling of Mercian Mosaic at the weekend.

Enjoy summer tunes this weekend at the Bandstand - Wed, 18 Jul 2018

Tamworth Voices choir will be entertaining audiences this Saturday, July 21, with their contemporary musical style at the Castle Grounds Bandstand.

Do you own land that could be considered for future development? - Mon, 16 Jul 2018

Landowners, agents and developers now have an opportunity to promote sites for future housing and employment development, as part of the latest Tamworth Borough Council ‘Call for Sites’.

Community Safety Partnership launches fun activities thanks to Space funding - Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Tamworth Community Safety Partnership has unveiled a host of FREE activities for young people to promote safety and crime prevention over the summer months, after it secured £15,000 funding from the Staffordshire Police & Crime Commissioner’s Space scheme.

Cows return to graze on Broad Meadow to help habitat - Thu, 12 Jul 2018

For the third year running Tamworth will welcome the return of grazing cattle to help look after Tamworth’s ‘jewel in the crown’ - Broad Meadow Local Nature Reserve.

Rare Saxon and Viking artefacts on loan to Tamworth Castle for one weekend only! - Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Visitors to Tamworth Castle this weekend are in for a rare treat with the chance to see some Saxon and Viking artefacts which are on loan from Grosvenor Museum in Chester as part of Tamworth’s Aethelfest celebrations.

Summer of FREE sporting activities returning to Tamworth - Mon, 09 Jul 2018

Children aged two and over are being invited to take part in another exciting programme of free sports and activities this summer.