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Tamworth and Lichfield Politicians to Meet Local Businesses

A new event being hosted by Tamworth Borough Council and Lichfield District Council has been launched to help local businesses grow. The ‘Your Business Your Voice’ event will provide business leaders with an opportunity to speak to local politicians about … Continue reading

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County Council to Cut Borrowing and save Taxpayers’ Money

Staffordshire County Council has pledged to reduce borrowing and cut interest payments by funding new projects with its own cash. To make sure that less taxpayers’ money is spent servicing loans; the County Council will use its reserves and cash … Continue reading

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Business Growth Package for SMEs Launched

The Prime Minister has announced a business growth package to help Britain’s small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) create jobs, export to new markets, secure finance and cut red tape. Measures include a £95 million investment from the Regional Growth Fund to … Continue reading

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Council Leader Talks Icelandic Bank Situation

Click here to listen To Cllr Danny Cook on BBC Radio WM

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Icelandic Deposits To Be Returned

Tamworth Borough Council is celebrating the news that more than £3 million deposited with Icelandic bank Glitnir is set to be returned. The news follows a landmark ruling by the Icelandic Supreme Court and a three-year legal battle by councils … Continue reading

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Icelandic Court Victory for Tamworth Borough Council

On Friday, 28 October 2011, the Icelandic Supreme Court confirmed Tamworth Borough Council’s status as a preferred creditor for its deposits with Icelandic banks. This was the final stage of a three-year process to recover TBC’s deposits and the expected level … Continue reading

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