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Cyclists urged to sign up for Ride Lichfield Sportive event

Cyclists are being invited to sign up for an event in Lichfield. The Ride Lichfield Sportive will take place on 23rd June and feature 60km and 100km routes. Entry is free but donations are being accepted to help cover the cost of staging the event....

29 min. ago in Politics
 

Leading People’s Vote campaigner to address public meeting on Brexit in Lichfield

One of the leading campaigners for a fresh People’s Vote on Brexit will share his views on the issue at a meeting in Lichfield. Labour peer Lord Andrew Adonis will be at a public debate at Wade Street Church at 7pm on Monday (25th February). It has...

yesterday, 14:04 in Politics
 

Storage business to open on site of former underwear factory in Lichfield

The site of a former underwear factory in Lichfield is set to be converted into a new storage business. SureStore has acquired the 1.5acre site on Eastern Avenue that had previously housed Naturana. It was purchased from Tempest Ford which had planned...

yesterday, 13:30 in Sport
 

Bosses insist they are “working tirelessly” to get Friary Grange Leisure Centre in Lichfield reopened

Leisure centre bosses in Lichfield insist they are “working tirelessly” to resolve a fault that has forced it to close for a week. Friary Grange Leisure Centre hasn’t been able to open since a fault was discovered with a fire alarm panel. However,...

yesterday, 12:58 in Sport
 

Three home wins on the spin for Chasetown FC as they see off Widnes

Chasetown FC made it three consecutive home league wins with a hard fought win over Widnes.  The visitors took the lead after 23 minutes in controversial circumstances. A Chasetown player was down with a head injury but the visitors played on and...

Sunday, 12:07 in Sport
 

Ten men of Lichfield City hang on for a point against Atherstone Town

Lichfield City FC slipped to third after grinding out a point against fourth-placed Atherstone Town. Although the result sees them fall four points adrift of leaders Heather St Johns, Jamie Hawkins’ side will be relieved to have come away with...

Sunday, 12:07 in Sport
 

In pictures: Chasetown FC v Widnes

Chasetown FC struck three times to secure the victory over Widnes – and Pamela Mullins captured the match action on camera: A volunteer wrote this. Say thanks with a coffee. Advertisements

Sunday, 11:50 in Politics
 

Sight loss support group in Lichfield seeking for volunteers

A Lichfield-based support group for people with sight loss is seeking volunteers. The Macular Society is appealing for anyone living locally who would be willing to give up some of their time to assist at the group’s meetings.  The Lichfield Macular...

Sunday, 11:50 in Politics
 

Businesses in Lichfield and Burntwood boosted by small grants scheme

Eight businesses are being boosted by funding to help them grow. The grants, between £500 and £1,500, have been handed out by Lichfield District Council. The successful firms are based in Lichfield, Burntwood, Wall and Armitage. The money, which will...

Saturday, 10:32 in Sport
 

Headteacher pleased to see high interest in meeting to discuss proposals for Lichfield school to become an...

The headteacher of a Lichfield school said he was pleased to see a good turnout at a meeting to discuss plans to convert it into an academy. The Friary School is part of a group including Queen’s Croft Special School and Henry Chadwick Primary School...

Saturday, 10:32 in Sport
 

Lichfield councillor says concessionary bus pass u-turn is “a great Valentine’s Day gift” for vulnerable...

A Lichfield councillor has described a u-turn on concessionary bus pass restrictions as “a great Valentine’s Day gift” for vulnerable residents. Staffordshire County Council made an 11th hour change to budget proposals that would have prevented all...

Thursday, 13:56 in Politics
 

Emails reveal delay in repairs to central heating system are being blamed for damage that forced Lichfield...

Delays in repairing a central heating system have been blamed for causing water damage to a fire alarm system which has left Friary Grange Leisure Centre closed, it has been revealed. Freedom Leisure, which manages the site on behalf of Lichfield...

Thursday, 13:56 in Politics
 

Budget approval sees Staffordshire County Council increase share of council tax bill by 2.95%

Staffordshire County Council has approved plans to raise council tax by 2.95% in a bid to plug a £35million hole in its finances. The increase – which equates to around an additional 10p per day for an average Band D property – is needed to help...

Thursday, 13:15 in Sport
 

Lib Dem councillor demands urgent answers over continued closure of Friary Grange Leisure Centre in Lichfield

A Lichfield councillor has called for urgent answers on the continued closure of Friary Grange Leisure Centre. The site has been closed for several days after a fault was discovered with a fire alarm panel. As well as closing the leisure centre...

Thursday, 12:13 in Politics
 

Councillors in u-turn on plan to restrict concessionary bus pass use for disabled people in Lichfield and...

Plans to axe free peak-time bus travel for disabled people in Lichfield and Burntwood have been parked up after a u-turn by councillors. Staffordshire County Council had planned to end the concessionary arrangements as part of widespread budget cuts....

Wednesday, 21:58 in Sport
 
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