Monthly Archives: February 2014

Scandal Hit Stafford Hospital Trust to Be Dissolved

The Health Secretary has announced scandal-hit Mid Staffordshire NHS Trust is to be dissolved and key services moved to other hospitals. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has backed calls to dissolve the trust that runs the scandal-hit Stafford Hospital.  Mr Hunt … Continue reading

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MPs Debate Cost of Going Away During School Holidays

MPs have suggested “staggering” school term dates and giving teachers more discretion on absences during a debate on the cost of holidays. The debate was sparked by a petition which calls for price caps to stop holiday firms “cashing in” … Continue reading

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Sexual Health in Tamworth under the Spotlight

Sexual health services in Tamworth are set to be discussed at a Tamworth Borough Council’s meeting this week (Thursday February 27th). The Healthier and Safer Scrutiny Committee will be focusing on what services are available for teenagers with worries about … Continue reading

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Successful Valentine’s Domestic Abuse Campaign

A powerful campaign to tackle domestic abuse across Tamworth has been hailed as a big success, after almost 300 people were given information during two awareness events. The latest campaign, bearing the message It’s Never OK, was launched by the … Continue reading

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Tamworth and Lichfield Host Think Local 4 Business Show

A free event to help businesses across Tamworth Borough and Lichfield District access to support, advice, mentoring and funding will take place on 6 March. This spring’s Think Local 4 Business Show is being held at Burntwood Leisure Centre on … Continue reading

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Tenants Invited to Second Annual Conference

Council tenants in Tamworth are being invited to the second annual tenant conference organised to give them the chance to have their say on housing services, hear about the latest developments, listen to guest speakers and much more. The first … Continue reading

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Contact Staffordshire Police Now if You Invested Money in Le Bordeaux Wines Limited

Detectives from Staffordshire Police want to hear from anyone who has invested in a fraudulent wine company. Up to £1million is believed to have been invested in Le Bordeaux Wines Limited, which was launched on the internet in October 2012 … Continue reading

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