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Experience Alice in Wonderland ‘lockdown style’ with outdoor theatre in Tamworth Castle Grounds - Fri, 07 Aug 2020

Families are being invited to finally get back to the theatre with a safe and socially-distanced show taking place in Tamworth’s picturesque Castle Grounds on Sunday, August 16. The brand new performance of ‘Alice in Lockdown’ has been written by Heartbreak Productions to reflect the current times we are living in and provide a much-needed, antidote to the stay at home blues.

Castle kiosk is re-branded, ready for summer visitors - Wed, 05 Aug 2020

The Tamworth Borough Council owned “kiosk” situated at the bottom of the castle entrance, at the top of Holloway Drive, is re-opening on Saturday, August 8th, as a re-branded Castle Shop offering souvenirs and refreshments to the public.

Last days to nominate someone for a ‘special’ afternoon tea surprise - Tue, 04 Aug 2020

The countdown is on to nominate someone who has demonstrated kindness and positivity during the coronavirus crisis, to join The Mayor of Tamworth for a special afternoon tea at local venues across the town.

Get sporty this summer for FREE in Tamworth - Tue, 04 Aug 2020

Many leisure activities have been unable to re-open, or have been restricted due COVID-19, but Tamworth Borough Council’s Sports Development Team have been looking at ways that families can still enjoy sports and fitness activities for FREE this summer.

Millions of pounds given to Tamworth businesses to help during Covid-19 crisis - Wed, 29 Jul 2020

£11.4 million in grant funding has now been paid to more than 900, small rateable businesses in Tamworth as part of the Government’s coronavirus support package.

Castle due to re-open this Saturday! - Wed, 29 Jul 2020

Great news for all castle and history lovers out there, as Tamworth Castle is set to re-open its doors to the public this Saturday, August 1st.

Council encourages residents to recycle right - Mon, 27 Jul 2020

Through its shared waste service with Lichfield District Council, Tamworth Borough Council is once again urging its residents to ‘recycle right’ and waste less.

Anyone for tea? Mayor set to arrange ‘special’ afternoon tea surprises - Fri, 24 Jul 2020

The Mayor of Tamworth, Cllr Rosemary Claymore, is inviting local amazing people, who have demonstrated kindness and positivity during the coronavirus crisis, to join her for a special afternoon tea at local venues across the town.

Services under review as council tackles coronavirus shortfall - Fri, 17 Jul 2020

Tamworth Borough Council is facing significant financial challenges as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, as we seek to protect vital services to the people of Tamworth, while supporting the most vulnerable in our community.

Don’t lose your voice – look out for voter registration details - Thu, 16 Jul 2020

Tamworth residents are being reminded not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them, by making sure their electoral registration details are up to date as part of the annual canvass.


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