Work on new £1m library for Lichfield to start next week

Work on a major £1.2m project to create a brand new library in Lichfield is to start next week (Monday, 18 September). The project will see the opening up of the ground floor at St. Mary’s Church in Market Square to accommodate the library and tourist information service.  The first floor will include a permanent museum, exhibition and...

Lichfield Proms 2017 Musical Programme

There are plenty of musical treats in store for the audience at this Saturday’s Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park.  

2017 Autumn and Winter What's On Launches

Lichfield District Council’s Tourism Team, Visit Lichfield, has put the finishing touches to its What’s On brochure, and tourism providers launched the glossy publication at Erasmus Darwin House on 23 August 2017.

Hop aboard for autism this September at Drayton Manor Park

Popular family attraction, Drayton Manor Park, is set to welcome the National Autistic Society (NAS) for its annual ‘All Aboard For Autism’ event, a Thomas & Friends™ themed sponsored walk, on Saturday 23rd September.

Save up to £100 on a day out at Drayton Manor Park this summer

With just one month left of the summer holidays, there’s never been a better time to make great memories and fantastic savings with Drayton Manor Park’s 4 for £80 ticket promotion.* At less than half the price of other popular attractions, you can enjoy substantial savings on a family day out this summer.

Local photographers inspired by Lichfield Cathedral competition

A photo competition run by Lichfield Cathedral on Facebook has seen budding snappers take an array of fascinating and intriguing images of the historic building.

Young Artists Create Breathtaking Art Installation For Lichfield Cathedral’s Great Exhibition

As part of the very first Great Exhibition at Lichfield Cathedral in August, a creative group of youngsters from local schools have teamed up with the cathedral to design a very special art installation for this stunning visual event.  

Bake Off Stars To Headline Lichfield Food Festival

Every year the Lichfield Food Festival goes from strength to strength and 2017 is no exception with the organisers adding an extra day of fun to this fantastic FREE festival! This year, on Saturday 26th, Sunday 27th & Bank Holiday Monday 28th August, Great British Bake Off stars, Val Stones, Frances Quinn and Christine Wallace will be showcasing...

This summer the first of 4 "Great Exhibitions" will be staged inside Lichfield Cathedral.

The first of these is titled : Earth, What A Wonderful World ?  ‘a stunning visual journey across earth, sea and sky through spectacular light and sound projections’.  The events will be amongst the largest ever internal sound and light artwork created at any UK Cathedral.

A decade of Drayton Manor Park’s Magical Christmas

Over the past ten years, Drayton Manor Park has given more than half a million visitors 280 days of Magical Christmas memories, including 159,600 Father Christmas meet and greets and endless magical moments.  This year, the festive celebration is set to be bigger, better and more magical than ever before as the popular family attraction celebrates...