Category Archives: Political

Borough Council to Debate and Vote on Annual Budget

Tamworth Borough Council’s elected members will meet on Tuesday evening to debate and vote on the Council’s budget for 2018/19. The meeting, which is open to the public to attend and listen to, will take place in the Council Chamber … Continue reading

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Blue UK Passport to Return after EU Exit

After Brexit, the UK travel document will no longer be required to conform to EU standards. So in a move to symbolise our national identity, the cover will be changing from the standard EU burgundy colour to a blue and … 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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UK-US Trade Deal to Happen Quickly

US President Donald Trump has said he expects a trade deal with the UK to be completed “very, very quickly”. Speaking at the G20 summit in Hamburg, he also said he will come to London. The US president is holding … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn Posts Old Photo to Celebrate Armed Forces Day

To celebrate Armed Forces Day yesterday, the Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn had a photo of him standing with UK ware veterans posted on his Facebook and Twitter page to celebrate Armed Forces Day.             … Continue reading

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Local MPs Discuss NHS Services in Staffordshire

Tamworth’s MP, Christopher Pincher, together with other local MPs met NHS leaders just before Christmas to discuss potential changes to the area’s hospital services. The meeting took place on 23rd December at Queen’s Hospital Burton with the Chief Executive of … Continue reading

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UK Offered Brexit Free Trade Deal with Australia

Australia has called for a free trade deal with Britain following its exit from the European Union. Theresa May described the move as “very encouraging” and insisted it showed Brexit can work for Britain. In a phone call to the … Continue reading

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