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A5 spring clean starts as people are encouraged to think before they litter - Thu, 04 Mar 2021

Tamworth Borough Council Street Scene team have been out in force to tackle the huge, regular task of cleansing the raised sections of the A5 eastbound last weekend.

Calling all young creative writers! - Wed, 03 Mar 2021

Calling all young story writers to grab their writing pens again and get creative, as Tamworth’s story competition returns for 2021 following last year’s success.

Residents urged to help tackle Tamworth's Covid rise - Fri, 26 Feb 2021

A rise in coronavirus cases in Tamworth has prompted Staffordshire County Council and Tamworth Borough Council to come together to urge residents to do their bit to tackle Covid.

Call to ‘embrace change and the future’ as new Leader elected to Tamworth Borough Council - Wed, 24 Feb 2021

Tamworth Borough Council has a new Leader after Cllr Jeremy Oates was appointed to the role with immediate effect during a meeting of the Full Council on Tuesday, February 23.

Exciting plans revealed for Tamworth Castle to become more ‘virtually’ accessible - Mon, 22 Feb 2021

Further exciting plans are progressing at Tamworth Castle including the creation of a new augmented reality trail and digitalisation of the museum collection, thanks to the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund to help protect the future of the nation’s creative and cultural organisations.

Removal of decaying trees in the Castle Grounds - Mon, 22 Feb 2021

Six Lombardy Poplar trees in the Castle Grounds are scheduled for removal for health and safety reasons, from February 25 – 27, and a crane will be on site for two days.

Future of Gungate consultation – read the responses submitted so far and have your say - Fri, 19 Feb 2021

So far more than 170 people have taken part in our consultation on the future of the Gungate site – and there’s still time to have your say.

Asymptomatic testing for your workforce – Central Hub Logistics case study - Fri, 19 Feb 2021

Everyone who is unable to work from home is being urged to get regular Covid tests to help identify ‘silent spreaders’ and to keep their co-workers and families as safe as possible.

Talk to us Tamworth – council launches major new Residents Survey - Fri, 19 Feb 2021

How satisfied are you with the way Tamworth Borough Council runs services, how do you feel about Tamworth as a place to live and how would you prefer to be engaged and informed about the council’s work and services?

Residents move in to new modern, affordable homes as huge council regeneration project completes - Fri, 19 Feb 2021

A £19million project to build 140 brand new homes across two estates, in Tamworth’s biggest council house building programme for a generation, is now complete.


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