Fantastic family May day offer at Drayton Manor Theme Park

Families looking for a fun day out this May Day bank holiday weekend should look no further than Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire.

Kids shake up Drayton Manor Hotel's new drinks menu

Drayton Manor Hotel’s younger visitors have been shaking up the drinks menu, by creating a range of child friendly mocktails.

Full line-up announced for 2013 Lichfield Festival

Public Booking for the 2013 Lichfield Festival opens on Tuesday 7 May, and an electronic copy of the Festival Guide is already available on Here are a few of the highlights:  

Intimate Theatre brings Erasmus to Life

Have you ever wondered what kind of man Erasmus Darwin was? You may have heard his name around town, or even been to the fascinating museum on Beacon Street where he once lived, but wouldn’t we all love to know who the real man was – the man behind the portrait? Well now we can!

Beacon Park welcomes royalty

Crowds turn out in force to cheer on HRH The Princess Royal on her visit to Lichfield’s Beacon Park. As part of an official one-day tour of Staffordshire, HRH The Princess Royal visited Lichfield’s award-winning Beacon Park on Wednesday 24 April 2013. The visit, to celebrate the city park’s recent transformation as part of Lichfield...

Announcing the first annual Burton Jazz Festival 24 and 25 August 2013

The National Brewery Centre is pleased to announce the launch of the first Burton Jazz Festival to be held on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August. With over 20 great acts in three different venues, this event will really put Burton on the Jazz Festival map. The weekend includes The Clare Teal Quartet on Saturday night and Alan Barnes with The Ben Holder...

Onesie fine day at Drayton Manor Theme Park as Guinness World Record is smashed

Hundreds of people wearing the latest fashion must-have, the onesie, gathered at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Tamworth on Saturday 20 April to help set a new Guinness World Record.

It's a dogs life at Drayton Manor theme park this weekend!

Puppy power will head to Drayton Manor Theme Park, Staffordshire, this Saturday 23rd March to mark National Puppy Day. Puppy walkers from Guide Dogs, along with man’s best friend, will visit the popular day out attraction as part of the puppies’ training, to get them used to different types of sights, sounds and smells.

HRH The Princess Royal to visit Beacon Park in Lichfield

Princess Anne will visit Beacon Park in Lichfield, as part of an official one-day tour of the county HRH The Princess Royal will visit Lichfield City’s newly restored historic park on Wednesday 24 April between 12noon and 2pm.

What's On Spring/Summer 2013 out now!

Our What's On Spring and Summer brochure was launched last week featuring hundreds of great events right through to the end of the summer!