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...

Flawed Exhibition by Victoria Wolny 1-15 August 2017

Following a series of exhibitions in various prestigious London galleries Victoria Wolny returns to Emporium in Lichfield to launch her latest powerful, emotionally charged collection of oil paintings.  

Singing Legend Tony Hadley Raises a Glass to Lichfield Festival

Picture by Redlock Photography Singing legend and TV personality, Tony Hadley, has made his first visit to Lichfield Festival after becoming a patron in May.  The Spandau Ballet singer and I’m A Celebrity star was a guest at ‘Oz & Armonico Drink to Music’ at Swinfen Hall Hotel where he enjoyed an evening of music, wine and...

Turner's Watercolour of Lichfield Cathedral Sold at Sotheby's Auction House

A rare watercolour painting by renowned Romanticist artist JMW Turner bequeathed to Lichfield Cathedral has been sold at London’s famed Sotheby’s auction house.

Staffordshire Day provides a huge boost for county's economy

This year’s Staffordshire Day has been judged a huge success, after over 60,000 people attended events across the county. Co-ordinators Enjoy Staffordshire, who put the day together with the support of Staffordshire County Council and other local authorities, estimate it generated more than £1m for the county’s economy. They are now...

Over 40 acts live on three stages at BurtonFest 2017!

On Saturday 22 July, the National Brewery Centre in Burton upon Trent, will be hosting BurtonFest 2017 in association with its founder, Adam Cornes. Confirmed Headline acts are: Union J, The X Factor 2016 Winner Matt Terry, Roman Kemp (Capital FM Presenter), 90s Explosion featuring Rozalla, Urban Cookie Collective & Cappella