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Christmas cheer with the Mayor’s children’s card competition - Wed, 11 Nov 2020

Tamworth’s Mayor, Cllr Rosemary Claymore, is inviting children aged four to 16 years to get creative and design a new festive greeting e-card that she can send out as her official Christmas card this year.

Free festive parking back in the run up to Christmas - Mon, 09 Nov 2020

Parking will again be free in Tamworth Borough Council run car parks on selected Saturdays leading up to Christmas.

Help on hand for the extremely vulnerable during lockdown - Mon, 09 Nov 2020

A telephone service for Tamworth residents who need any extra support during the second nationwide lockdown has extended its hours from this week. The Tamworth Telephone Support helpline, co-ordinated by volunteers from Tamworth Community Together CIC with support from Tamworth Borough Council, will again act as a signposting, befriending and emergency food service for the most vulnerable.

Support available to help small businesses with FREE advice services - Fri, 06 Nov 2020

Businesses across Tamworth, Lichfield, Cannock and East Staffordshire are being urged to take advantage of a free advice and support service during these uncertain times of Covid-19 restrictions.

Tamworth must turn the tide on Covid-19 as new national lockdown comes into force - Thu, 05 Nov 2020

Residents and businesses across Tamworth and Staffordshire now have four weeks to curb the rise in Covid-19 cases as we enter the second national lockdown which came into force today (November 5).

Major incident declared in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent as Covid cases continue to rise - Mon, 02 Nov 2020

The growing impact of the coronavirus pandemic in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent has prompted the county’s public and emergency services to declare a major incident for the second time.


Wates Living Space cements its position as Tamworth Council’s partner of choice for planned housing maintenance until 2030.

Tamworth to move into High Alert (Tier 2) along with the rest of Staffordshire - Thu, 29 Oct 2020

It has been announced that Staffordshire, including Tamworth, is to move into the Government’s Tier 2 High Alert for Covid-19 from 00:01 on Saturday, October 31.

Plea to residents to help get Tamworth infection rate down - Tue, 27 Oct 2020

Residents across Staffordshire – including Tamworth – are being warned that the county could soon be placed on the Government’s High Alert level, amid an urgent need to curb the rising number of Covid-19 cases.

Town centre businesses invited to help bring Christmas cheer with festive windows competition - Mon, 26 Oct 2020

Tamworth town centre shops and businesses are invited to join in with a Festive Window display to help bring Christmas cheer to everyone visiting the town this yuletide season.


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