Free art activities for children this half term

Lichfield District Council is inviting budding artists to take part in this year’s Big Draw, and join in free art activities taking place in Lichfield over half term. Everyone is welcome to have a go at two drop-in workshops as a part of The Big Draw. This year’s theme is ‘It’s Our World’, and will see children and adults making artwork that...

Spooky city ghost walks

Take part in a walking tour around Lichfield’s historical city centre, and be guided to the places where ghosts have been spotted over the years.

Oxjam returns for band-tastic day of music

The well-known Oxjam festivals take place in cities across the UK, and are organised by a dedicated team of volunteers in celebration of the best of local talent whilst combatting poverty and suffering around the world.

Drayton Manor Theme Park’s 2014 season set to end with a fang-tastic bang!

Drayton Manor Theme Park, near Tamworth, Staffordshire, will end its action packed 2014 season with two weeks of spectacularly spooky half term fun which will be rounded off with one of the biggest and best fireworks display in the midlands.

Gourmet pop up restaurant at The Palace, Lichfield Cathedral School

Diners in Lichfield can look forward to an exciting culinary experience in the heart of the city when a pop-up restaurant opens for just two nights this month on Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 October. The Palace Restaurant will see Lichfield Cathedral School’s Great Hall transformed into an intimate dining room, with all proceeds donated to...

Hidden histories uncovered at Heritage Weekend

Lots of people explored interesting buildings and discovered many of Lichfield’s hidden histories at Lichfield Heritage Weekend on 20 and 21 September 2014. Lichfield’s annual Heritage Weekend took place on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September. Attractions across the city threw open their doors for free as part of the fun. The theme was...

Lichfield Cathedral gears up to host Prom Praise 2014

BBC Proms might be over for the year but Lichfield will this week welcome the famous All Souls Orchestra to the Cathedral for ‘Prom Praise’, which will take place at 7.30pm on Saturday 27th September. Well-known Artistic Director, Noël Tredinnick will be directing the concert, which is expected to thrill audiences with a blend of...

Lichfield Heritage Weekend 2014

Come to Lichfield on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September to explore interesting buildings and discover Lichfield’s hidden histories. Lichfield’s annual Heritage Weekend is sure to interest history lovers of all ages. Attractions across the city will throw their doors open for free as part of the fun. The theme of 2014’s event is...

Lichfield Food Festival Market and Pop Up Cookery Demos

Festival goers will be spoilt for choice with the wide range of food and drink stalls and pop up cookery demonstrations at Lichfield Food Festival Market. This year’s Lichfield Food Festival Market will take place on the Market Square, and will extend to surrounding streets and through Three Spires Shopping Centre. It will run on Saturday 30...

Drayton Manor Theme Park joins G-Forces with Midlands Air Ambulance Charity

Drayton Manor Theme Park has today (14th August) launched its charity collaboration with the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity (MAAC), helping to raise funds for the regional response team.