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New section of Lichfield Canal’s Heritage Towpath Trail opens

Lichfield Canal Trust volunteers have celebrated the milestone opening of a key 160 metre section of the Heritage Towpath Trail at Gallows Reach. “This has been the culmination of much work by Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust…

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Boat Inn receives third AA rosette

Fine-dining restaurant The Boat Inn has received a third AA rosette. The award is only given to “outstanding restaurants that achieve standards that demand recognition well beyond their local area”.  During their visit the AA inspectors look for…

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Lichfield Cathedral opens its doors as a Covid-19 Vaccination Centre

News that a vaccine programme will be implemented before Christmas has prompted Lichfield Cathedral to renew its invitation to local GP practices to use the Cathedral as a vaccination centre. The Very Reverend Adrian Dorber, Dean of Lichfield, said…

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Arthur Price Special Early Christmas Sale

Special Early Christmas Sale Now On.  Best Ever Savings With Free Next Day Delivery* 2020 has been the most challenging in our 118-year history. We had only just announced extended opening hours in preparation for our usual Christmas Sale when we…

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Time Capsule Preserves Tributes to Battle Of Britain Heroes

Thousands of messages paying tribute to all the men and women who contributed to the outcome of the Battle of Britain have been sealed in a time capsule to mark the 80th anniversary of the battle’s end. The Royal Air Forces Association, which…

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