Lichfield Proms Cancelled

Fireworks at Proms in the Park

Lichfield District Council has confirmed that Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park 2020 will not go ahead this year. Since the coronavirus pandemic started, officers and councillors have been looking at possible ways to deliver the event. However, with September fast approaching and given the covid-related government guidance, it has become clear that going ahead with […]

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Love Local – Love Lichfield!

Lichfield District Council is urging residents to shop local! With coronavirus restrictions slowly being lifted, Lichfield District Council is working to make sure residents are confident visiting their local high streets. As part of the Reopening High Streets Safely project, which is being funded by the European Regional Development Fund, the council is launching a […]

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Erasmus Darwin House Volunteers Honoured by Queen’s Award

Erasmus Darwin Museum Volunteers receive the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service Erasmus Darwin Museum volunteers in Lichfield, Staffordshire have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. Erasmus Darwin House was once the home of Erasmus Darwin, grandfather of Charles Darwin and a […]

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Council Urges Caution Over Bank Holiday Weekend

With the weather forecast looking good, Lichfield District Council is urging its residents to continue to social distance ahead of the May Bank Holiday weekend. With beautiful parks and open spaces across the district, the council is keen to remind residents that it is vital to keep following the government guidelines on social distancing when […]

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Young actors wanted to star in Garrick Panto!

Lichfield Garrick will set sail to Neverland with the swashbuckling Pantomime adventure, Peter Pan, later this year. In advance of the performance, Lichfield Garrick is searching for young local performers to join the lost boys, on their adventures in the magical world, Neverland. Lichfield Garrick is seeking young performers, both male and female, to audition […]

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Knitted Teddy Bears bring comfort to lockdown Lichfield

Ninety knitted teddy bears have been given out to vulnerable households across the district thanks to Nurture Community and Buddy Bag Foundation. Nurture Community, a community interest company that works to connect organisations and support local events, offered Lichfield District Council the cuddly bears so they could be distributed along with emergency shopping deliveries. This […]

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