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Hundreds get creative as Art Attack returned with a splat - Wed, 16 Oct 2019

Tamworth town centre came alive with colour and creativity on Saturday, October 12, as the popular Art Attack returned with a splat for the third year running.

More dates announced for tea with the Mayor in Tamworth Town Hall this autumn - Wed, 16 Oct 2019

The Mayor of Tamworth is inviting people to join him for tea and cake in the historic Tamworth Town Hall as his series of open days continues this autumn.

Looking for a special Christmas gift idea? Look no further! - Tue, 15 Oct 2019

Are you finding it harder each year to find that special gift for friends and family? What better way to bring festive cheer than a visit to one of the fantastic shows at the new-look refurbished Tamworth Assembly Rooms?

Do you know how to keep your children safe online? - Tue, 15 Oct 2019

Advice for staying safe online will be available to parents and children of all ages at a special Online Safety Awareness event on Tuesday, October 29, at Ankerside Shopping Centre.

Work starts to create new Anglo-Saxon gallery at Tamworth Castle - Thu, 10 Oct 2019

Building work has now started to transform the top floor of Tamworth Castle into a brand new interactive exhibition dedicated to the town’s rich Anglo-Saxon heritage.

Are you ready to get creative this Saturday with the return of Art Attack in town? - Wed, 09 Oct 2019

The countdown is on to FREE art activities for people of all ages, when Art Attack returns this Saturday, October 12, in the town centre.

Enterprise Centre develops firm relationships with local businesses - Tue, 08 Oct 2019

Business continues to boom at Tamworth Enterprise Centre (TEC) since the opening in June 2017, helping to create a thriving community of flourishing small business, both within the centre and across the wider town.

New cash boost given to voluntary groups across Tamworth - Mon, 07 Oct 2019

Voluntary, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of £7,200 in the latest round of grants from Tamworth Borough Council.

The ‘pork’ of the town; disappearing pigs are not for the chop! - Fri, 04 Oct 2019

People may notice Tamworth’s popular herd of pigs disappearing from their homes around the town in the coming weeks, but don’t worry they will be back! The disappearing sculptures on the Trotters Trail have been the ‘pork’ of the town but we will be saving their bacon.

Festive Grants for community groups return to spread Christmas cheer in Tamworth - Fri, 04 Oct 2019

Councillors are hoping to spread some festive cheer again this year by handing out cash to support events, schemes or special projects that bring Tamworth residents together during the Christmas period.