Daily Archives: 11/11/2011

London to Host World Athletics

The World Athletics Championships will be held in the United Kingdom for the first time after London was selected ahead of Doha to host the 2017 event. International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Lamine Diack said London won the … Continue reading

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Santa Planning Early Visit to Amington and Stonydelph

Santa Claus is coming to town – and if you venture into Amington or Stonydelph, you can meet him for yourself. Santa and his helpers will be setting up their grotto in Amington on November 26 and Stonydelph on December … Continue reading

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The Blooming Best

Green-fingered pupils from Greenacres Primary School in Amington are celebrating after winning first prize in this year’s Tamworth in Bloom schools competition. Schools from across the borough were invited to ‘grow their own treasure’ to reflect the Saxon theme of … Continue reading

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Wanted: Your Views on Housing in Tamworth

Residents across Tamworth are being urged to have their say about what kind of housing they need. A telephone survey, organised by the Tamworth Borough Council, will ask residents for their views and is set to start later this week. … Continue reading

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Have Your Say on Kerria Statue

One of Amington’s most recognisable landmarks is to get a new lease of life – and it will be up to residents to decide what to do with it. The statue – Woman on an Anvil – has been the … Continue reading

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New Look for Tamworth Market

The new-look market in Tamworth is now bigger and better than before after undergoing a major makeover. Since April 2011, the market has been run by LSD Promotions, a Midlands-based company which was contacted by Tamworth Borough Council to work … Continue reading

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Staffordshire County Council Remembers

Staffordshire County Council has been remembering the fallen in a variety ways, which culminated in a special remembrance ceremony at County Buildings today, Friday November 11. The county council’s Vice-Chairman Bob Fraser led the ceremony in County Buildings, Stafford, to … Continue reading

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