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Drayton Manor Park announces new rides and Adventure Cove attraction
Drayton Manor Park announces new rides and Adventure Cove attraction

Staffordshire theme park Drayton Manor has announced a new, nautical-themed area that includes a host of new improvements and attractions for 2021. A new addition to the Tamworth-based park, the new Adventure Cove area will offer a bright and…

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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The National Memorial Arboretum, part of the Royal British Legion, joins the Nation, the Commonwealth and the rest of the World in mourning the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was a Life…

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Where to enjoy outdoor dining and drinks this April
Where to enjoy outdoor dining and drinks this April

From Monday, April 12 Lichfield District’s food and drink businesses with outdoor space will be able to start welcoming us back. If you’re anything like the team at Visit Lichfield, you’ll be as excited as we are to get back to some sort of…

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Jane and Brian Taylor, who have donated 50 trees to Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust
Tree-mendous donation to Lichfield canal trust

A couple have celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary by donating 50 trees to Lichfield's Canal Trust to help create a wildlife corridor in the city. Jane and Brian Taylor were present on Brian's 85th birthday to see the first four trees…

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The Hub at St Mary’s to receive £31,600 from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund.

The Hub at St. Mary’s in Lichfield has received a grant of £31,600 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen.  More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural…

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Virtual market to be key part of Staffordshire Day 2021

With less than one month to go before this year’s Staffordshire Day celebrations, organisers are calling on local businesses to take part in the first Staffordshire Day virtual market. Enjoy Staffordshire, in partnership with Staffordshire County…

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Augmented reality experience takes families on a journey to learn about Our Everyday Heroes
Augmented reality experience takes families on a journey to learn about Our Everyday Heroes

The National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, has launched a new augmented reality experience, ARboretum, for the Easter school holidays through to June. Pre-booked visitors to the 150-acre garden and woodland site can download a free app on…

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Top five things to do outdoors this Easter holiday
Top five things to do outdoors this Easter holiday

As we continue to move through the Government’s roadmap to leaving lockdown with changes to how many people can meet outdoors we will have the opportunity to plan fun activities for the family to enjoy this Easter and throughout April. Take some…

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