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World Book day brings a roaring ticket sale for the Reluctant Dragon - Wed, 28 Feb 2018

Celebrate World Book day on March 1 and grab yourself a roaring bargain of 20% off all tickets to the Reluctant Dragon performance coming to Dosthill Park this June.


The project develops - Fri, 23 Feb 2018

In our last blog we showed you behind the scenes of what the building looked like before the construction team started on site.

Tamworth up for three awards in Midlands-wide art contest - Thu, 22 Feb 2018

Tamworth Borough Council has been shortlisted for three top awards in a Midlands-wide competition recognising the best of the best in arts and entertainment – and your votes are now needed to bring

Outdoor Cinema film choices revealed following public vote - Thu, 22 Feb 2018

Almost 700 movie lovers have voted to decide the two films that are shown at this year’s popular Outdoor Cinema in Tamworth Castle Grounds.

Visit Tamworth for half-term holiday fun - Thu, 22 Feb 2018

There’s plenty to keep families entertained in Tamworth during the February half-term, from dragon hunting and adventure golf, to free craft activities and sports.

Tamworth’s year of Aethelflaed: Major events planned to mark ‘warrior queen’ anniversary - Thu, 22 Feb 2018

2018 is a very special year in Tamworth as it marks 1,100 years since the death of one of the most powerful and influential women in Anglo-Saxon England.

The Assems behind the scenes - Pre-construction phase - Tue, 13 Feb 2018


Take a look around behind the scenes of Tamworth Assembly Rooms before it was handed over to start it's big makeover.

Latest pictures reveal progress on Tamworth Assembly Rooms refurbishment project - Fri, 02 Feb 2018

Work to transform Tamworth Assembly Rooms into a modern theatre fit for 21st century audiences is progressing well as the historic building’s interior is cleared to make way for a new de

The Beatles 55 year anniversary - Tue, 30 Jan 2018

February 1st 1963. 55 years ago The Beatles played Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Help create massive Mercian Mosaic at half-term workshops - Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Tamworth residents are invited to take part in a large and ambitious community art project to create a huge Mercian mosaic on the lower lawn of Tamworth Castle Grounds.

Which films do you want to watch at 2018 Outdoor Cinema? - Tue, 23 Jan 2018

Movie lovers are being invited to choose the films that are shown at this year’s Outdoor Cinema in Tamworth Castle Grounds, after a hugely successful sell-out event the past five years.

A multi-million pound project to transform Tamworth Assembly Rooms into a modern theatre fit for 21st century audiences is underway. - Fri, 12 Jan 2018

You may have been wandering past The Assems’ or perhaps catching a bus outside over the past year and wondered what has been happening beyond its iconic façade?