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New cash boost given to voluntary groups across Tamworth - Mon, 29 Jul 2019

Voluntary, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of £9,000 in the latest round of grants from Tamworth Borough Council.

Exciting new sports pitch coming to Tamworth Enterprise College - Fri, 26 Jul 2019

People of all ages can soon get their boots ready for ‘kick off’, thanks to three-quarters of a million-pound sports project to create a full size, outdoor artificial grass sports pitch in Tamworth.

Visit Tamworth for summer holiday fun - Fri, 26 Jul 2019

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the summer holidays, from castle living history and outdoor cinema, to live music, free activities and sports.

Businesses asked how council cash should be spent - Fri, 26 Jul 2019

Businesses in Tamworth are being asked for their views on where – and how – they feel council money should be spent as part of the budget setting process for 2020/2021.

Tamworth could get its first public electric vehicle charge point - Thu, 25 Jul 2019

Tamworth town centre could be on the way to getting its first public access electric vehicle charge point as part of new plans being considered by the council.

Top 10 things to do in Tamworth this summer - Thu, 25 Jul 2019

The summer holidays are a great time to get out and about with the children and Tamworth is a brilliant place to do it. The town boasts a range of activities that will be perfect for occupying children over the summer and, with that in mind, here are our top 10 things to do around Tamworth this summer holiday.

Assembly Rooms exhibition continues on tour - Wed, 24 Jul 2019

A touring digital exhibition showcasing the past, present and future of Tamworth Assembly Rooms has moved to a new location for the summer holidays.

Summer screams outdoor cinema…..Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice……Beetlejuice! - Tue, 23 Jul 2019

Calling all iconic, dark comedy fans! Are you looking for an outdoor cinema experience that will thrill and entertain any fan of classic, witty horror? Then there is still time to grab your tickets for this year’s Outdoor Cinema on Saturday, August 10, for Beetlejuice.

Experience life during WW2 at Tamworth Castle - Tue, 23 Jul 2019

Families are invited to experience life during the war as part of a special event at Tamworth Castle next week to mark this year’s 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

Judges take a look at Tamworth’s blooming glory - Tue, 23 Jul 2019

Tamworth was in the spotlight on Tuesday July 16 with the visit of the Heart of England in Bloom judges.