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Visit Lichfield for short breaks

Visit Lichfield has launched a short breaks brochure to help anyone looking for holiday ideas in the UK to discover what is on offer in Lichfield District.    The Visit Lichfield short breaks brochure showcases the many exciting and interesting…

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Exciting Online Programme Announced For Staffordshire Day 2021

With less than a week to go before this year’s Staffordshire Day celebrations on Saturday 1st May, organisers have unveiled an exciting programme of events and activities. Due to the pandemic, the sixth annual Staffordshire Day, organised by Enjoy…

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Lichfield Festival is back!
Lichfield Festival is back!

2021 programme announced for 8-18 July 2021 Headline performers include vocalists Mica Paris, Eddi Reader, Liza Pulman, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, vocal group I Fagiolini, impressionist turned pianist Alistair McGowan, Grimethorpe Colliery…

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The Hub at St. Mary’s introduces a new Associate Company
The Hub at St. Mary’s introduces a new Associate Company

As part of its ongoing Artist Development programme, The Hub is delighted to introduce Let Me In as an Associate Company. At the heart of The Hub is a desire to support local artists and companies who are striving to push boundaries within their…

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Neil Morrissey declares love for Staffordshire in new video

Actor Neil Morrissey has recorded a message of love to the county as this year’s Staffordshire Day approaches. The Stafford-born star, known for his work in The Syndicate, Line of Duty, and Men Behaving Badly, threw his weight behind the Love…

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Drayton Manor Park announces new rides and Adventure Cove attraction
Drayton Manor Park announces new rides and Adventure Cove attraction

Staffordshire theme park Drayton Manor has announced a new, nautical-themed area that includes a host of new improvements and attractions for 2021. A new addition to the Tamworth-based park, the new Adventure Cove area will offer a bright and…

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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The National Memorial Arboretum, part of the Royal British Legion, joins the Nation, the Commonwealth and the rest of the World in mourning the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was a Life…

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Where to enjoy outdoor dining and drinks this April
Where to enjoy outdoor dining and drinks this April

From Monday, April 12 Lichfield District’s food and drink businesses with outdoor space will be able to start welcoming us back. If you’re anything like the team at Visit Lichfield, you’ll be as excited as we are to get back to some sort of…

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Jane and Brian Taylor, who have donated 50 trees to Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust
Tree-mendous donation to Lichfield canal trust

A couple have celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary by donating 50 trees to Lichfield's Canal Trust to help create a wildlife corridor in the city. Jane and Brian Taylor were present on Brian's 85th birthday to see the first four trees…

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The Hub at St Mary’s to receive £31,600 from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund.

The Hub at St. Mary’s in Lichfield has received a grant of £31,600 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen.  More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural…

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Virtual market to be key part of Staffordshire Day 2021

With less than one month to go before this year’s Staffordshire Day celebrations, organisers are calling on local businesses to take part in the first Staffordshire Day virtual market. Enjoy Staffordshire, in partnership with Staffordshire County…

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Augmented reality experience takes families on a journey to learn about Our Everyday Heroes
Augmented reality experience takes families on a journey to learn about Our Everyday Heroes

The National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, has launched a new augmented reality experience, ARboretum, for the Easter school holidays through to June. Pre-booked visitors to the 150-acre garden and woodland site can download a free app on…

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Top five things to do outdoors this Easter holiday
Top five things to do outdoors this Easter holiday

As we continue to move through the Government’s roadmap to leaving lockdown with changes to how many people can meet outdoors we will have the opportunity to plan fun activities for the family to enjoy this Easter and throughout April. Take some…

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