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Thousands enjoy ‘the greatest show’ at Tamworth’s free fireworks - Mon, 05 Nov 2018

Thousands of people packed into Tamworth Castle Grounds for the 10th annual free fireworks extravaganza with many people hailing it the best event to date.

Sign up now open for 2019 garden waste collections - Thu, 01 Nov 2018

Registration is now open for anyone who wants to have their green bin emptied throughout 2019 as part of the Lichfield District and Tamworth Borough Council Joint Garden Waste Service.

Get your school kit ready for an evening of comedy - Thu, 01 Nov 2018

Fast-moving and highly entertaining comedy is coming to Birch Coppice Club this November with a live performance of ‘Teechers’, presented by award-winning theatre group TACT.

Bake-Off winners Cub Scott Scott Powers and Brownie Sophie Downing bake up a storm - Thu, 01 Nov 2018

Young baker Scott Powers and Sophie Downing have been crowned winner of this year’s two day Tamworth in Bloom Bake-Offs.

Blue bins to be checked for contaminated waste - Tue, 30 Oct 2018

Tamworth Borough Council and Lichfield District Council’s Joint Waste Service is warning that blue bins will not be emptied if contaminated waste, including filled black bin liners, is put in recycling bins.

£1.5m high rise sprinkler contract awarded to Lovell - Mon, 29 Oct 2018

Sprinklers will soon be installed throughout Tamworth’s six high rise buildings after a £1.5million contract to carry out the work was officially awarded to locally-based housing refurbishment specialist, Lovell, last week.

Tough new measures to tackle anti-social behaviour adopted - Fri, 26 Oct 2018

Tough new measures to tackle anti-social and nuisance behaviour in two particular areas of Tamworth will come into force next month.