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Changes to Covid19 restrictions

It has been nearly two months since the Prime Minister addressed the nation to impose restrictions on movement to help us all try to curb the transmission of Covid19.

Colin Grazier's Birthday

“Today we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Able Seamen Colin Grazier, born May 7th, 1920, Tamworth’s Enigma Code Hero. 

Bounce Back Loans being issued

Small businesses across Tamworth will benefit from a new fast-track finance scheme providing loans with a 100% government-backed guarantee for lenders.

Happy Staffordshire Day

It's Staffordshire Day and although we can't get out and celebrate, Enjoy Staffordshire have done a fantastic job of bringing the celebrations into your home.

Take a look at the timeline of entertainment below

09:00 Shadow Puppets: The Story of Josiah Wedgwood

Garden Centres & Tips

A lot of you have been contacting me asking why when B&Q can be open, garden centres and other outdoor leisure facilities cannot.

Covid19 testing expanded

From today, Coronavirus testing has been extended further to protect our most vulnerable and keep people safe.

Every day we are ramping up capacity to meet our goal of 100,000 tests - and our ultimate aim is that anyone who needs a test will be able to have one.
 

View From the House - April 28

“If this virus were a physical assailant, an unexpected and invisible mugger – which I can tell you from personal experience, it is – then this is the moment when we have begun together to wrestle it to the floor” – these were some of the words that stuck with me as Boris Johnson returned to No10

Over 1000 food parcels delivered by Staffs CC

Christopher Pincher MP congratulates County Council on delivering the 1,000th food parcel to the vulnerable

Speaking to the Tamworth Herald, Christopher Pincher MP said:

More local and national help for business

Today the Chancellor announced a new 'bounce back' loans scheme.  This is a 100% Government backed loan scheme which will enable small businesses borrow up to £50,000 and access the cash within days.