Below is an archive of our most recent news stories, please click on the titles to read more.
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Tamworth Borough Council and Wates join forces for community garden project - Wed, 28 Jun 2017

Tamworth Borough Council and Wates contractors joined forces to ‘get their hands dirty’ in a community project with Thomas Hardy Court sheltered housing scheme in the Leyfields.

Tamworth in Bloom judging route is revealed - Fri, 23 Jun 2017

A year of hard work, planning and planting will soon reach its climax when the Heart of England in Bloom judges take a tour of the borough on Tuesday 18th July.

Youngsters kick start summer with multi-sport action programme - Thu, 22 Jun 2017

Youngsters are being invited to take part in a series of FREE football and multi-sport based sessions which are now taking place in community parks across Tamworth.

Brush up on your smart phone camera skills at free ‘Focus 24: 24 Hours in Tamworth’ workshop - Wed, 21 Jun 2017

Photographs and videos depicting the people and places of Tamworth continue to be submitted to a major project designed to capture a day in the life of the town.

Small Business Grant Scheme to give start-ups a helping hand - Fri, 16 Jun 2017

New grants of between £500 and £1500 are now available to help promote new small business start-ups, self-employment and entrepreneurship in Tamworth.

Special Mercian Crest flower bed added to Moor Street island - Fri, 09 Jun 2017

In celebrating this year’s Tamworth in Bloom theme of ‘Mercian 10 – the Heart of England’s Infantry’- Moor Street traffic island at the end of Lichfield Street has been planted with a Mercian Crest floral display.

Car Park Vandalism - Thu, 01 Jun 2017

We are currently experiencing vandalism issues with the car park machines and would like to ask the public to bear with us whilst the situation is sorted.

Calling all green fingered enthusiasts to get your gloves out and enter our ‘in Bloom’ competition - Thu, 01 Jun 2017

Garden enthusiasts are being invited to show off their green talents and enter this year’s Tamworth in Bloom garden competition.

Summerwatch campaign to be launched in Castle Grounds - Fri, 26 May 2017

Stay SAFE for the summer is the message from the Tamworth Community Safety Partnership, as it launches a campaign to promote safety and crime prevention over the summer months.

Familiar Tamworth faces to be removed for annual spruce up - Thu, 25 May 2017

Some familiar faces around Tamworth will disappear next week, but they’ll soon be back pride of place after their annual spruce-up.