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Readers: 20112
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My WeekendNotes - 573
A whole host of fun and entertainment will be taking place in Tamworth during the course of 2018 after the dates of a se... [more]
There may not be the same huge choice as the Sky Cinema channel or Netflix, but movie lovers in and around the Staffords... [more]
How did a little breakfast-time radio programme bring a glimmer of hope to the lives of war-torn listeners in Afghanista... [more]
01/03/2018 - 04/03/2018
He is the man credited with the title of the "voice of a generation" who led the folk music revival of the 1960s and cre... [more]
In the days and years before motorised transport, The Swan pub at Fradley Junction near Alrewas in Staffordshire was pro... [more]
A series of stress-free, relaxing walks are to take place in and around a beautiful piece of nature in Staffordshire dur... [more]
19/01/2018 - 23/03/2018
The Saxons are coming! A new interactive gallery is to be created at medieval Tamworth Castle in Staffordshire devoted t... [more]
The sun has barely set on the pantomime season over the course of Christmas 2017 and yet thoughts are already turning to... [more]
30/11/2018 - 31/12/2018
The controversial historical figure that is Quentin Crisp is to be laid bare in a solo show that focuses on two importan... [more]
With the centenary of the First World War still being commemorated as we enter a new year, a new stage show is to be per... [more]
There can be few better places to escape to during a harsh British winter than the sun-kissed Caribbean. But, with so ma... [more]
You would think it was pretty difficult to produce a crime thriller on the live stage with a cast of only four and limit... [more]
08/12/2017 - 06/01/2018
Music and theatre in Tamworth is once again taking to the road at the start of 2018 as the Staffordshire town's major en... [more]
08/02/2018 - 09/02/2018
There promises to be something for everyone as the Lichfield Garrick theatre's new season springs into life in the New Y... [more]
01/01/2018 - 31/05/2018
With the draw for the 2018 World Cup having recently been made, and the Premier League season in England reaching the ha... [more]
The very first concert broadcasts from the brand new Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Concert Hall in Birmingham are to be... [more]
09/01/2018 - 30/01/2018
There can be few countries, if any, other than Britain that both perform and understand the brilliant slapstick humour t... [more]
30/11/2017 - 06/01/2018
The arrival of the Twelve Days of Christmas is always a time when the excitement of the yuletide season is ramped up a n... [more]
12/12/2017 - 23/12/2017
Youngsters in Staffordshire are looking forward to a real treat this Christmas when a new seasonal children's story come... [more]
12/12/2017 - 31/12/2017
A star-studded cast has been announced for a brand new production of Oscar Wilde's classic play The Importance of Being ... [more]
24/01/2018 - 28/04/2018
Festive cheer came to the Staffordshire town of Tamworth as thousands of people ventured out to enjoy the Christmas ligh... [more]
Leading Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson is to present a brand new performance piece on an 18th-century musical instr... [more]
03/02/2018 - 11/03/2017
Big things can come in small packages. And that is certainly the case if you decide to visit the relatively modest-sized... [more]
Food, food, glorious food! There were few people better suited or more readily agreeable to enjoying a slap-up banquet t... [more]
There is always so much to choose from when it comes to buying new Christmas decorations in order to make your home dazz... [more]
Christmas cheer will be arriving in the Staffordshire town of Tamworth when the contrasting delights of Tamworth Voices ... [more]
There will be no excuses for not enjoying a festive time throughout the city and wider district of Lichfield this Christ... [more]
23/11/2017 - 23/12/2017
There are plenty of reasons to visit the treasure that is the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire, but Christma... [more]
02/12/2017 - 24/12/2017
One of the newest pubs in Staffordshire is also a throwback to the old Victorian gin parlours that apparently once flour... [more]
If you're looking for a Christmas show that's strictly for the grown-ups then this will definitely be to your liking! Af... [more]
08/12/2017 - 06/01/2018
Christmas is pretty special for so many different reasons. But how much more special, and nice, it would be if you were ... [more]
The very essence of Robert Louis Stevenson's dark psychological horror story is brought wonderfully to the live theatre ... [more]
13/11/2017 - 14/11/2017
A historic and newly refurbished roadway in Tamworth is to come alive when it hosts the first Tamworth Food Gusto Christ... [more]
09/12/2017 - 10/12/2017
The newly crowned Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Theatre Company has unveiled three modern works for its forthcoming win... [more]
06/12/2017 - 16/12/2017
There's a new burger player in town and they are continuing to make big inroads into the restaurant market on both sides... [more]
All lovers of ballet are in for a real treat when the acclaimed and award-winning BalletBoyz return with a brand new sho... [more]
The Lichfield Garrick theatre in Staffordshire will be transported back in time to 17th century Italy when the work of t... [more]
More than 200 people of all ages from across Lichfield and the surrounding region took up the artistic challenge of this... [more]
We've already been besieged with Christmas cards and decorations in shops and adverts appearing on television. But you r... [more]
Anyone who has cared for someone with dementia or watched a loved one struggle to cope with this cruel degenerative cond... [more]
26/10/2017 - 27/10/2017
Notorious terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden may not seem the obvious choice of subject for a stage play. But that has not... [more]
As the 'songs from the shows' format goes, this is something both pretty special and spectacular. A whole host of musica... [more]
An internationally acclaimed string quartet is to perform work by Ludwig van Beethoven as part of the Lichfield Garrick ... [more]
It is the ultimate inner struggle between good and evil, and now the classic tale of Dr Jekyll and his alter ego Mr Hyde... [more]
13/11/2017 - 14/11/2017
Watch out for an invasion of spooks and ghouls this Halloween as Monster Mash Up is set to be unleashed in the Staffords... [more]
25/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
Residents and visitors to the Staffordshire city of Lichfield are being urged to get creative and get drawing when a ser... [more]
Ol' Blue Eyes is back! Well, at least a show dedicated to the life and music of singing legend Frank Sinatra is heading ... [more]
A moving and colourful large-scale art installation is gradually taking shape in Staffordshire to help commemorate the h... [more]
31/07/2017 - 10/11/2017
A trip to the theatre is a pretty special occasion, regardless of how frequently you are able or willing to enjoy the ex... [more]
The skies above the Staffordshire town of Tamworth will be massively lit up when a free fireworks event returns with a b... [more]
It has to be one of the most compact pubs in the whole of Staffordshire, but small is certainly beautiful when it comes ... [more]
If you love musicals then you'd be 'mad' to miss out on seeing this special tribute to all the best that the West End an... [more]
It's almost enough to make you want to reach for a drink! Lovers of real ale and cider are being invited to the historic... [more]
20/10/2017 - 21/10/2017
The audience becomes totally immersed in this disturbing crime thriller - in more ways than one! Frederick Knott's psych... [more]
10/10/2017 - 14/10/2017
Christmas cheer is coming early to one particular Staffordshire town with the announcement of this year's pantomime as p... [more]
09/12/2017 - 22/12/2017
I don't know if comedians are particularly superstitious, but the next instalment of the Comedy 42 stand-up nights at th... [more]
He is back, but is this a case too far for the super sleuth that is Sherlock Holmes? Murder, mystery and mayhem are set ... [more]
Be afraid, be very afraid! Creepy and eerie goings-on await brave-hearted visitors to Lichfield during the course of thi... [more]
11/10/2017 - 13/12/2017
Letters to Emma is a wonderful piece of theatre that should encourage more people to switch off their TV's at home and s... [more]
03/10/2017 - 07/10/2017
People in Staffordshire are being urged to get creative this weekend when the centre of Tamworth comes under attack from... [more]
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