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Visit Lichfield team Emily Waldron and Aileen Beesley
New look guide to what's on across the city and district

From ghost walks and Remembrance Day events to Christmas markets and New Year’s celebrations, there’s plenty going on across Lichfield District in the coming months. Lichfield District Council’s tourism service, Visit Lichfield, has produced a new…

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New look guide to what's on across the city and district

From ghost walks and Remembrance Day events to Christmas markets and New Year’s celebrations, there’s plenty going on across Lichfield District in the coming months. Lichfield District Council’s tourism service, Visit Lichfield, has produced a new…

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Lichfield Proms 2018 musical programme

There are plenty of musical treats in store for the audience at Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park on Saturday 1 September. Festivities will start with children’s activities from 5.30pm, then the City of Lichfield Concert Band will warm up the audience…

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More than a Building

There wasn’t much opportunity for a working class artist, or much interest in the arts when Peter Walker was growing up in the West Midlands  – it would usually mean a trip to London or another major city. So Peter – largely self taught – was…

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Details of 2018 Taste of Staffordshire Good Food Awards Announced

Organisers of a prestigious awards ceremony are urging the county’s best food and drink businesses to put themselves forward after announcing details of this year’s event. The 2018 Taste of Staffordshire Good Food Awards, to be held in the 1907…

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Drayton Manor Park
Drayton Park Manor Raises £17,000 for Charity

Visitors to Staffordshire based theme park, Drayton Manor Park, have raised an incredible £17,000 for the Drayton Manor Park Foundation since launching in 2016 to help those from a disadvantaged background in the local community. The vital funds,…

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Map for the Fallen
Mark the map for the fallen at the National Memorial Arboretum

Members of the public are invited to the National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, to contribute to a magnificent outdoor art installation remembering those who fought in the First World War. ‘Flags For The Fallen’ follows a series of temporary…

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News from Claymills Victorian Pumping Station

On Saturday and Sunday 11th and 12th August there'll be 'putt-putt' at the pumping station. Claymills Victorian Pumping Station, famed for its steam engines, will hold an open weekend when there will be an exhibition of small internal…

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