Minute’s silence for Tunisia Attack at Lichfield Cathedral

A national minute’s silence will be held at 12pm on Friday 3rd July to remember the victims of the Tunisian beach attack, which took the lives of 38 people including 30 Britons.  Lichfield Cathedral will mark the minute’s silence with a special ceremony. People are invited to attend the silence at the Cathedral, which will end with a...

Elephant Parade Heralds Lichfield Festival 2015

Supported by Twycross Zoo Friday 3 July 2015, from 3.15pm Lichfield City Centre, admission free www.lichfieldfestival.org

Drayton Manor Theme Park launches Thomas Land™ VIP experience*

Drayton Manor Theme Park, near Tamworth, Staffordshire, has launched its’ eagerly anticipated VIP suites in the popular Thomas Land attraction.   Guests young and young-at-heart can take advantage of the themed rooms, which can be exclusively hired by groups to enhance their day out.  

Get involved with the community Big Lunch at Lichfield Cathedral

Back by popular demand, The Big Lunch, the UK’s annual get-together for the community, is returning to Lichfield Cathedral on Sunday 7 June. People from across Lichfield and the surrounding areas are being invited to attend the giant picnic on the Cathedral lawns, and get to know their neighbours better.

Parents and toddlers can enjoy a day of fun for just ÂŁ20 at Drayton Manor Theme Park

Entertaining young children can be a challenge, so take advantage of Drayton Manor Theme Park’s Adult and Toddler Ticket and enjoy a day out with your little one, creating precious memories you will keep forever.  

Lichfield Cathedral hosts Children’s Herkenrode Exhibition

Lichfield Cathedral are pleased to announce the arrival of a new exhibition featuring works of art produced by pupils that were inspired by the recently restored Herkenrode Glass.

Colton House strikes Gold and a Highly Commended at the 2015 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

Colton House has been awarded Gold in the Best B&B/Guest Accommodation and a Highly Commended in the Best Sustainable Tourism Organisation category at the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2015 Ceremony.

Is there a fortune in your cupboard?

On Friday 5th June a team of valuers from Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers will be coming to the Staffordshire Regiment Museum. These expert valuers will be at the Museum from 10am to 4pm and are available to value items brought in by the public, in return for a small donation to the museum of £2. Joining the valuers on the day will be militaria...

Hear My Voice! The Lichfield Festival calls for Singers

The Lichfield Festival is calling for singers to join the Festival Chorus for a concert event in Lichfield Cathedral.

The UK’s First Child Hotel Concierge at Drayton Manor Hotel

As Drayton Manor Hotel gears up ready for next week’s half term holidays, it is excited about welcoming the latest addition to its team – the UK’s first child hotel concierge!