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Staffordshire Day To Focus On County’s Proud Manufacturing Heritage

Staffordshire’s industrial heritage will be celebrated with a packed programme of events, activities, special offers and competitions on the fourth Staffordshire Day on Wednesday 1st May. This year’s event, coordinated by Destination Staffordshire…

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Events for word-lovers at Lichfield Literature Festival

Visitors to Lichfield will have the chance to encounter the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum team in unexpected places throughout the city this month. As part of Lichfield Literature Festival, the Museum have worked in partnership with Lichfield’s…

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Visitors invited to walk on the moon at Lichfield Cathedral 

A map of the moon will transform the floor of Lichfield Cathedral and visitors invited to take one small step as they think about God, the universe and everything in a year of events inspired by the anniversary of the Moon Landing. July 20 1969…

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Announcing The Samuel Johnson Birthplace Blog!

The Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum is delighted to be launching their new blog this week. The blog will feature posts about life at the museum, highlighted objects from the museum’s extensive collection, and information about forthcoming events…

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