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New Changing Places Toilet

If you have passed through the Castle Grounds in the past few weeks, you would have noticed a lot of building going on.

21 Days into our Defib A Day Campaign!

Every day for the past couple of weeks I have been highlighting defibrillator access points in and around Tamworth.  Here's the past 7 days of defibs in our area!

Day 15 - Tamworth Rugby Club 

Changes to the CCGs explained

Our Clinical Commissioning Groups are now working much more closely together, saving funds and meeting local priorities with shared knowledge and resources.

Exporters - Get Brexit ready

While I know many of our local exporters have already engaged with HMRC, sorted out their EORI numbers and are well on the way to move goods in and out of the UK regardless of the Brexit outcome, I am pleased to announce that HMRC will be offering some online webinars which businesses can take pa

Link Cash Machines

Some brief news on cash machines which I feel will be of interest to residents, particularly those in the rural areas of my constituency.

Nominate the best small shops

The annual search to find Britain’s Best Small Shop, a competition managed by the Independent Retailers Confederation (IRC), is underway giving independent retailers the chance to showcase all that is special about their business to their local community and beyond.

The future of the Friary Grange Leisure Centre

The future of the Friary Grange Leisure Centre in Lichfield will be discussed at a special Cabinet meeting at the Lichfield Garrick Theatre on Monday 7 October at 6pm.

At the meeting attendees will hear from local people and groups before the Council Cabinet debates the issue.

14 days into the defib a day campaign

Every day for the past couple of weeks I have been highlighting defibrillator access points in and around Tamworth.  Here's the past 7 days of defibs in our area!

 

August 8th - The White Lion, Harlaston

West Coast Mainline Partnership Changes

Today the Department for Transport announced that the award for the West Coast Partnership has gone to First Trenitalia.  This is the line which most people catch from Tamworth station at Platform 2 heading south to London (currently ran by Virgin).

Courier Scam warning

It has been drawn to my attention that there is a new ‘unexpected delivery’ scam which is being used across Britain, even including in Staffordshire.