Below is an archive of our most recent news stories, please click on the titles to read more.
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How do you think council money should be spent? Have your say now - Mon, 22 Jul 2019

Tamworth Borough Council is inviting people to have their say on council spending and where – and how - they feel money should be spent.

Community Safety Partnership launches fun activities thanks to Space funding - Mon, 22 Jul 2019

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 £14,000 funding from the Staffordshire Police & Crime Commissioner’s Space scheme.

Tamworth’s ‘What’s On’ launches with summer tunes this weekend at the Bandstand - Wed, 17 Jul 2019

An exciting launch of the new anniversary ‘What’s On’ brochure is taking place on Saturday, July 20, supported by a Tamworth Voices choir performance at the Castle Grounds Bandstand.

Councillors and tenants give seal of approval to new council homes - Tue, 16 Jul 2019

Wilnecote councillors and tenant representatives have given their seal of approval to brand new homes built in Tinkers Green, before they are handed over to new families this month.

Countdown to Summer Reading challenge with a special space theme - Fri, 12 Jul 2019

The countdown is on to the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon, and to help celebrate, Tamworth Library is inviting all space boys and girls to the launch of this year’s Tamworth Summer Reading Challenge with a special space theme.

Plans to revitalise Tamworth town centre will continue - Wed, 10 Jul 2019

Plans to revitalise Tamworth town centre will continue, despite the news that the town has not made it through to the next stage in its bid for funding from the Future High Streets Fund.

Countdown is on to Tamworth in Bloom judging day - Wed, 10 Jul 2019

There is less than a week to go until the Heart of England in Bloom judges arrive to view Tamworth’s fabulous floral displays, community projects and wildlife habitats.

Tourist Information Centre to move to new home on Saturdays for the summer - Mon, 08 Jul 2019

Tamworth Tourist Information Centre (TIC) will be relocating to Tamworth Castle on Saturdays throughout the summer.

Summer of FREE sporting activities returning to Tamworth - Mon, 08 Jul 2019

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

Marking 10 years since the Staffordshire Hoard discovery - Fri, 05 Jul 2019

This week marks 10 years since the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold and silver ever found was unearthed in a field near Tamworth.