Lichfield Gruesome and Ghostly Tours

Hear about the many ghosts that are said to haunt Lichfield and be terrified by gruesome tales of the city's past! Visit Lichfield’s Gruesome and Ghostly tours are a highlight of Lichfield’s autumn and winter calendar.

New logo and line up for Lichfield Jazz

Following the success of the George IV gigs and thanks to the support of Russell Tomlinson and organizer Nick Dewhurst here is the latest update for Lichfield Jazz is here: Wednesday 19th October   George 1V 8.00pm £5 Mitch Perrins Trio - Drummer Mitch Perrins presents a fine selection of music from his ‘Survival Suite...

Win free tickets to Drayton Manor's Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Movie, Fireworks & Laser Spectacular on Friday 28 October

Drayton Manor is giving one lucky winner the chance to start its Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Movie, Fireworks & Laser Spectacular on Friday 28 October.

Drayton Manor Zoo becomes a full member of the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria

Drayton Manor Zoo, part of the award winning Drayton Manor Park in Staffordshire, is now a full member of the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA), positioning it alongside some of Europe’s best zoos. The membership follows two rigorous screening visits where experts investigated all aspects of the zoos activities, focusing closely on...

Holding Palestine in the Light – A Weekend of talks and events at Lichfield Cathedral

Lichfield Cathedral will be hosting a weekend of talks and events from 7th-9th October exploring the relationship between Palestine and Israel.  The weekend includes a range of talks by leading experts on Palestinian and Israel and will explore all sides of this complex issue. 

It’s more Treat than Trick at Drayton Manor Park this Halloween

Drayton Manor Park will end its action packed 66th season with two weeks of spectacularly spooky half-term fun for the whole family this October. From 15th to 30th October, Drayton Manor Park will be transformed into a spine-tingling mecca of Halloween fun as part of its special ‘more Treat than Trick’ event.

Stay at Swinfen Hall this October and help to £10,000 for the National Memorial Arboretum

To mark the opening of the National Memorial Arboretum’s new Remembrance Centre on the 21st October 2016, Swinfen Hall has pledged to make a £25 donation for every bedroom booked by guests visiting the Arboretum.

Have a 'grand' day at the amazing Drayton Manor Park

Being a family owned and run theme park, Drayton Manor knows how important making memories as a family is, which is why it is offering all grandmas and grandpas the chance to visit for free* to celebrate National Grandparents Day on Sunday 2nd October.**

Blooming Lichfield once again achieves Silver Gilt in Heart of England in Bloom

Well the judging day came & went in July and so the Heart of England in Bloom presentation celebration took place at Aldridge Parish Church Hall on 15th September. Blooming Lichfield once again achieved a SILVER/GILT Award (for the 5th year) Two other awards were also presented to Lichfield, one was an Environmental Award to The Lichfield Canal...

Lichfield Rotary Club Charter Dinner - with Lord Digby Jones as Guest Speaker

Lichfield Rotary Club are very fortunate to have Lord Jones as their guest speaker at their Charter Night at Lichfield Guildhall on 1 October. Lord Jones has a reputation as an entertaining and forthright speaker and he has chosen ‘Britain, Europe and the World’ as his theme. Proceeds from this charity dinner will be split between Lord...