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Record numbers attend biggest St George’s Festival to date - Tue, 26 Apr 2016

Thousands of people descended on Tamworth Castle Grounds on Saturday April 23 for a record-breaking St George’s Day extravaganza.

Hundreds don their trainers for Tamworth Sport Relief Mile - Thu, 24 Mar 2016

Hundreds of runners, walkers and joggers donned their trainers and got on their marks for the Tamworth Sport Relief Mile held in the Castle Grounds on Sunday March 20.

The show goes on with Tamworth Assembly Rooms ‘on tour’ - Tue, 15 Mar 2016

Tamworth Assembly Rooms may have closed for refurbishment but the show must go on. A number of the theatre’s regular users will be going out into the community, performing in alternative locations, to ensure audiences do not miss out this year.

Annual favourites such as Tamworth Drama Festival and Tamworth Arts Club productions will carry on as part of ‘Tamworth Assembly Rooms on Tour’, which aims to make sure the town’s arts groups are able to perform while their theatre is extended and modernised.

The ‘on tour’ seasons starts with the week-long Tamworth Hastilow Drama Festival which this year will take place at the Two Rivers High School Theatre in the Torc Campus off Silver Link Road.

Discount Roald Dahl ticket offer to celebrate World Book Day - Mon, 29 Feb 2016

Tamworth Borough Council’s Arts and Events team is marking World Book Day on Thursday March 3 with a one-day reduced price ticket offer to a summer show which celebrates the work of one of the country’s best-loved authors.

Biggest ever programme of outdoor events revealed for 2016 - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

Tamworth Borough Council’s Arts and Events team has unveiled its biggest ever programme of outdoor events, promising an exciting jam-packed year of fun activities for the whole family.

Time to book your place for the Tamworth Sport Relief Mile - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

With less than a month to go until the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile, runners, joggers, strollers and walkers are being encouraged to book their place and step out for Tamworth as part of the national fundraising event.

Curtains close to rapturous applause at final show before Tamworth Assembly Rooms refurbishment - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

Guides and scouts from across Tamworth ensured that Tamworth Assembly Rooms went out with a bang as the curtain closed to rapturous applause for the last time until the theatre’s modern new look is

Thousands took part in Tamworth’s biggest ever arts project - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

Thousands of people rose to the challenge of getting creative and learning new skills as part of the biggest and most ambitious arts project to ever take place in Tamworth.

Dig out your running shoes for Tamworth Sport Relief 2016 - Fri, 22 Jan 2016

Sport Relief is back and it’s coming to Tamworth Castle Grounds for a fifth time on Sunday March 20.

Dancers enjoy final twirl around the floor at Tamworth Assembly Rooms - Thu, 21 Jan 2016

The last tea dance at Tamworth Assembly Rooms attracted the highest number of dancers for many years as people enjoyed taking a final turn around the floor before the theatre closes for refurbishment.

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