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Views sought on new planning design guidance for Tamworth - Fri, 18 Jan 2019

Views are being sought on a new set of design principles which have been drawn up to ensure that any new development proposed within Tamworth respects its character while improving the local area.

The lasting legacy of Arts in Unusual Spaces - Thu, 17 Jan 2019

An ambitious two-year project which brought art to unusual spaces across Tamworth has been nominated for an award in a Midlands-wide competition recognising the best of the best in arts and entertainment.

Work progressing to refurbish historic Tamworth theatre - Thu, 17 Jan 2019

This year will see the launch of a new-look, modern theatre for the people of Tamworth and its visitors to enjoy as Tamworth Assembly Rooms undergoes its biggest refurbishment since it was built 130 years ago.

Small Business Grant Scheme to give more start-ups a helping hand - Wed, 16 Jan 2019

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

Advertise your 2019 event for FREE on Visit Tamworth’s website - Wed, 16 Jan 2019

Plan your activities for 2019, find exciting local shows and advertise your event for free; the Visit Tamworth website has it all.

New Year brings cash help to voluntary groups across Tamworth - Mon, 14 Jan 2019

Voluntary, arts and sports groups across Tamworth have received a collective cash boost of nearly £6,200 in the latest round of grants from Tamworth Borough Council.

Tamworth Assembly Rooms' exhibit moves to library - Wed, 09 Jan 2019

A touring digital exhibition showcasing almost 130 years of Tamworth Assembly Rooms’ history has moved to its next location in the town.

Residents thanked for recycling efforts over festive season - Mon, 07 Jan 2019

Tamworth Borough Council and Lichfield District Council are thanking people from across both areas for a marked improvement in recycling habits this festive season.

Enter the LABC regional excellence awards now - Mon, 07 Jan 2019

As part of Southern Staffordshire Building Control, Lichfield District Council, Tamworth Borough Council and South Staffordshire Council are urging builders and developers across their areas to enter the 2019 LABC Awards.

Work begins to create modern new Kerria council homes - Thu, 20 Dec 2018

The biggest programme of council house building in a generation reached another important milestone this week with a special ground-breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction work at the former Kerria Centre site.