Category Archives: Business

New Mercedes Dealership Set for Tamworth

Tamworth has been chosen as the prime location for a brand new Mercedes-Benz dealership and regional test drive facility in a major multi-million pound investment, which has been described as a huge coup for the area. LSH Auto UK Limited, … Continue reading

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Tamworth’s Rail Passengers to Get New Longer Trains with More Seats

Tamworth’s rail passengers who travel on the West Coast line between London Euston and Crewe will get new longer trains with more seats and more space as nearly £1 billion is invested in services on the West Midlands network. There … Continue reading

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Have Your Say on How Tamworth Council Spends its Money

If you want to have your say on how the council spends its money and help to prioritise spending, you can take part in our Budget Consultation. Residents, businesses and voluntary groups across Tamworth are all being urged to get … Continue reading

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UK-US Trade Deal Could be Big

Donald Trump has said he is working on a “major trade deal” with the UK. The US President tweeted that a bilateral trade agreement with the UK after it leaves the EU in 2019 could be “very big and exciting” … Continue reading

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No More New Diesel and Petrol Vehicles in UK from 2040

New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040 in a bid to tackle air pollution, the government is set to announce. Ministers will also unveil a £255m fund to help councils tackle emissions … Continue reading

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BMW to Build Electric Mini in UK

BMW have said a fully electric version of the Mini will be built at their Cowley plant in Oxford. The carmaker said the model would go into production in 2019, with Oxford the main “production location” for the Mini three-door … Continue reading

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Drones to be Registered and Users to Sit Safety Tests

Drones will have to be registered and users will have to sit safety awareness tests under new rules to better regulate their growing use, the government announced today (22 July 2017). Owners of drones weighing 250 grams and over will … Continue reading

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