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Lichfield Food Festival success

Published on Monday 3rd Sep 2012

Thousands of people flock to the first ever Lichfield Food Festival on 1 and 2 September 2012. The Chairman of Lichfield District Council, Councillor Ken Humphreys, cut the ribbon, on Saturday 1 September, formally launching Lichfield Food Festival…

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Excitement is building for tomorrow's Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park!

Published on Friday 31st Aug 2012

Lichfield District Council is busy putting the finishing touches to its free end of summer outdoor concert set to take place tomorrow evening, Saturday 1 September. The City of Lichfield Concert Band will kick off the musical entertainment from 6pm…

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Take a tour!

Published on Monday 13th Aug 2012

Erasmus Darwin House recently launched its special 6 week free entry period for the summer and since then the visitors have been flocking to the museum! During this time the museum is offering the chance to enjoy a special glimpse into the history…

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Beacon Park Fun Day success!

Published on Friday 10th Aug 2012

Hundreds of children and their families flocked to Beacon Park on Thursday 9 August 2012 to enjoy the Fun Day and Teddy Bear Games. Organised by Lichfield District Council, there was plenty of fun to be had, with a range of games and activities,…

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Get the best seats at this year’s Lichfield Proms

Published on Monday 6th Aug 2012

End the summer in style on Saturday 1 September 2012 The organisers of Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park are offering concert-goers the chance to see this summer's spectacular outdoor concert in style. While Lichfield Proms is a free event, and…

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Lichfield Food Festival’s Jubilee Cake Competition

Published on Monday 6th Aug 2012

Calling all bakers! Bake a celebratory cake in honour of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Lichfield Food Festival, set to overtake the city on 1 and 2 September 2012, is inviting keen bakers to get their wooden spoons at the ready and enter a jubilee…

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Top chef to appear in September food festival

Published on Tuesday 24th Jul 2012

Celebrity Chef Nick Nairn joins the line-up at Lichfield Food Festival Top chef, Nick Nairn, is gearing up to join celebrity chefs John Torode and Antony Worrall Thompson at Lichfield Food Festival, Staffordshire's newest food and drinks festival,…

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Green Flag Award for Beacon Park

Published on Tuesday 17th Jul 2012

Lichfield District Council is celebrating the news it has been awarded Green Flag status for Beacon Park. The winners were announced today (Tuesday 17 July 2012), and Beacon Park is now one of 1,424 UK sites to receive a Green Flag Award. The…

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2 for 1 on guided tours

Published on Monday 9th Jul 2012

Sign up for your free Special Offers card today and you can get two walking tours for the price of one this July. Visit Lichfield, Lichfield District Council's tourism team, has lots of interesting walking tours taking place this month. And, with a…

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Thousands flock to see the Olympic torch pass through Lichfield District

Published on Saturday 30th Jun 2012

Day 43 of the Olympic Torch Relay and the eyes of the world fell on Lichfield District, when Torchbearers carried the Olympic Flame through local streets.    Thousands flocked to Streethay, Lichfield City, and Hopwas to see the Oympic Torch Relay on…

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Countdown to Torch Relay

Published on Wednesday 20th Jun 2012

We're counting down the days to when the Olympic Flame will travel through the district The Olympic Torch Relay is on its way to Lichfield City and District on 30 June 2012, and excitement is mounting in the lead up to the historic day.   The…

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Spectacular all-new finale for Festival

Published on Tuesday 19th Jun 2012

The Lichfield Festival is calling on the people of Lichfield and beyond to join the celebrations as this year’s Festival comes to a close on Saturday 14 July, with a spectacular outdoor event for all the family. No Fit State, one of Europe’s best…

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