Daily Archives: 10/01/2013

The Prime Minister Calls In Help for Drive Assist

David Cameron has intervened personally to ensure redundant employees from the collapsed car hire giant, Drive Assist, get the help they need to get back into work. Following his meeting with Tamworth’s MP, Christopher Pincher, just before Christmas, the Prime … Continue reading

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Local MP Welcomes Government Help to Keep the Poorest Warm This Winter

Tamworth MP, Christopher Pincher, has welcomed £360,759 of funding for Staffordshire County Council to help keep the poorest people in the local area warm this winter. This investment comes from the Government’s “Warm Homes Healthy People” fund, which invited local … Continue reading

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Government is Helping Disabled People into Work

The Government has recently announced more support for small businesses and disabled entrepreneurs to pay for specialised equipment and to cover the other costs facing disabled people in work. Businesses with more than 49 employees will no longer pay towards … Continue reading

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Get Your Valuables Security Marked for Free

If you’ve had a bike or other valuable items for Christmas, next weekend is your chance to keep them safer by getting them security marked for free. Tamworth Community Safety Partnership is holding two free postcode marking days at Dave … Continue reading

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Superfast Broadband One Step Closer in Staffordshire

As 2013 dawns, Tamworth’s surrounding villages in Lichfield District are on track to get the superfast broadband it needs to help deliver jobs and boost growth after the EU gave the roll out of high-speed broadband across rural areas the … Continue reading

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Detector Pens Handed Out in Bid to Beat the Forgers

Traders and shoppers in Tamworth have been given a helping hand to avoid fake bank notes. Tamworth Townsafe, the network of businesses throughout the town who share vital information aimed at keeping them and their customers safe, has bought 250 … Continue reading

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