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Help sow the seeds for success at the ‘Big Sow’ this Saturday - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

This year Tamworth is going all out to strike gold in the Heart of England in Bloom competition for the 10th time – and you’re invited to help sow the seeds for success.

Council adopts Motor Neurone Disease Charter - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

Tamworth Borough Council has agreed to adopt the motor neurone disease (MND) Charter in support of local people living with the terminal disease and their carers.

Major funding boost for Tamworth voluntary groups - Tue, 16 Apr 2019

More than £50,000 has been handed to Tamworth groups and organisations to support their work with individuals, children and families across the area.

Multi-award-winning folk duo kick off new season of live music - Fri, 12 Apr 2019

Theatre is continuing on tour in Tamworth this April, when live music kicks off a new season with the innovative folk-duo Ninebarrow.

Timetable revealed for this year’s medieval-themed St George’s Day fun - Fri, 12 Apr 2019

The countdown is on to Tamworth’s popular St George’s Day extravaganza 2019, with an exciting new line-up of entertainment for the whole family set to take over the Castle Grounds on Saturday, April 20, from 10am to 5pm.

Help Ruby the dragon find her lost eggs at Tamworth Castle - Mon, 08 Apr 2019

Families are being invited to take part in an egg-stra special Easter egg hunt around the rooms and corridors of Tamworth Castle this April.

Grab the last tickets for cinema under the stars this summer - Fri, 05 Apr 2019

There is still time to grab your tickets for this year’s Outdoor Cinema on Saturday, August 10, for the two exciting public choice films of Bohemian Rhapsody and Beetlejuice, but be quick before they sell out!

Visit Tamworth for half-term Easter holiday fun - Fri, 05 Apr 2019

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the Easter half-term, from dragon egg hunting and musical comedy, to free craft activities and sports.

Borough-wide vehicle nuisance order extended for three years - Thu, 04 Apr 2019

A Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) which has successfully prevented anti-social drivers from using Tamworth’s roads, car parks and open spaces as racetracks since 2016 has been extended for another three years.

Musical classic Annie heads to Tamworth this April for a ‘Hard Knock’ performance - Fri, 29 Mar 2019

Get ready to sing-a-long to musical classic hits as the sun comes out ‘Tomorrow’ with a heart-warming performance of ‘Annie’, at Landau Forte Academy from April 17 to April 20.