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Christingles, Camels and Carols at Lichfield Cathedral
Christingles, Camels and Carols at Lichfield Cathedral

It’s Christingles, camels and carols at Lichfield Cathedral as Christmas Day approaches. On Christmas Eve (Friday 24 December) at 3pm, the Cathedral clergy, staff and volunteers will take to the stage for the annual Crib service. Mary, Joseph and…

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Festive designs are top of the tree
Festive designs are top of the tree

Winners are chosen in Burntwood’s best-dress Christmas tree competition The Miner’s Rest at Chasetown has been chosen as the winner of the competition to find Burntwood’s best-dressed Christmas tree organised by Lichfield District Council. The pub…

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National Memorial Arboretum enhances artistic credentials with new partnership
National Memorial Arboretum enhances artistic credentials with new partnership

The National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, has forged a new artistic partnership with sculptor Jill Berelowitz to create an immersive new Remembrance space adjacent to the Royal British Legion Poppy Field. Jill has a track record of…

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Brass Band, Carols and Christmas Trees at Lichfield Cathedral this Saturday
Brass Band, Carols and Christmas Trees at Lichfield Cathedral this Saturday

Lichfield Cathedral will be hosting the brass band ‘Bold Z Brass’ to lead outdoor carol services around the Christmas tree at Lichfield Cathedral this Saturday (18th). The services at 2pm and 3pm will be led by the brass band, while the 4pm service…

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The Hub at St. Marys receives award from Lichfield Civic Society
The Hub at St. Marys receives award from Lichfield Civic Society

The Hub at St Mary's has been given a Merit Award by Lichfield Civic Society. The plaque commemorating the Merit Award has been put up in the Foyer of St Mary’s and was unveiled on Tuesday 14th December. The repurposed building in the Market…

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Covid changes to The Cathedral Illuminated at Lichfield Cathedral

Due to the concerning news regarding the rapid rise in Covid cases, Lichfield Cathedral and Luxmuralis have made the difficult decision to move the Cathedral Illuminated event to an OUTSIDE ONLY event with immediate effect in order to help protect…

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Competition Time: Burntwood's Best Dressed Tree
Competition Time: Burntwood's Best Dressed Tree

Visit Lichfield is looking for the best dressed Christmas tree in Burntwood. If you're a #Burntwood business that has decked your halls and trimmed your trees, you can be in with the chance to win a fabulous festive prize simply by sending us a…

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Excitement as shortlist for tourism awards announced
Excitement as shortlist for tourism awards announced

Thirty-seven of the county’s best tourism and hospitality businesses will go head-to-head at the prestigious Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism & Good Food Awards 2021-22. More than 80 entries from across Staffordshire have been whittled down for the…

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Have a quacking Christmas with Minster Duck
Have a quacking Christmas with Minster Duck

Visit Lichfield has two activities to entertain children this festive season. There is the free Minster Duck’s Christmas Trail to follow around Lichfield city and the chance to enter a festive art competition for the chance to win a cute prize. …

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Winter warmers for every taste in Lichfield District
Winter warmers for every taste in Lichfield District

The snow is falling, all around us – and it’s time to find something that will warm us all up! Luckily, Lichfield District’s fantastic cafes and restaurants are on hand with an array of winter menus for every taste and budget. Whether you’re…

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