14 facts that you probably didn't know about Tamworth
TAMWORTH has a rich history, but some residents might not know every interesting fact about the town, and the people who lived here.
The Herald dives deep into the archives to bring you regular updates from 'did you know?' - and here are the latest facts.
In medieval Tamworth, all males over the age of twelve had to be part of a "tithing", a group of individuals who pledged to ensure good behaviour in the community and bring any wrong-doers to justice. Outsiders who were not in tithings were frowned upon, and locals who refused to swear their oath were often banished from the... read more
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