Daily Archives: 07/04/2016

Spike in Deaths Due to Dementia and Flu

A spike in the number of deaths in England and Wales last year was due to an increase in dementia and respiratory diseases such as flu among older people, according to official figures. The peak happened in the early months … Continue reading

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Cash for Councils to Fill Almost 1 Million Potholes

Motorists and cyclists are set to benefit after the government today announced how £50 million of funding will repair nearly 1 million potholes across the country over the next 12 months. Over 100 councils in England will receive funding to … Continue reading

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Call for the Nation to Remember the Somme 100 years on

With so many people in the UK having a close link to the battle of the Somme, the Government and The Royal British Legion are working together to encourage communities across the country to mark the battle in their own … Continue reading

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Meet Your Mercian Ward Councillors This Saturday

Tamworth Borough Council’s Mercian ward councillors will be holding their next residents surgery on Saturday 9th April. The monthly surgery will take place at Tamworth Rugby Club in Wigginton Park from 11am until noon.  The meetings are well attended by … Continue reading

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