Curtains close to rapturous applause at final show before Tamworth Assembly Rooms refurbishment

Curtain Call

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 revealed.

The 2016 Tamworth Gang Show took place over four nights with more than 1,200 people enjoying the production across the near sell-out performances of comedy, music and pyrotechnics each day.

Thousands took part in Tamworth’s biggest ever arts project

Tigress Performance

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.
I Am Tamworth attracted overall audiences of more than 100,000 people, while more than 7,300 local residents discovered and explored their creative talents.

Dig out your running shoes for Tamworth Sport Relief 2016

Sport Relief is back and it’s coming to Tamworth Castle Grounds for a fifth time on Sunday March 20. People of all ages are being encouraged to dig out their trainers and get on their marks for the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile as part of the nationwide campaign to raise life-changing money for communities at home and abroad.

Hundreds of people have taken part in the biennial Tamworth Mile in recent years, with more than £20,000 being raised across the previous two events, and it is hoped that even more people will show their support this year.