Archive for June, 2016

    Lichfield is set to become alive with Blues and Jazz next week-end June 24th-26th when the festival returns to the city, after the successful  2015 launch. Blues can enjoy some of the UK’s top performers with Matt Schofield opening the festival on Friday 24th Followed on Saturday 25th by good time blues from  […]

Chasewater Railway, in Burntwood recognised with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary

The volunteers of Chasewater Railway who work in the community operating a Heritage Railway and Museum have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. Chasewater Railway operates throughout the year on a two mile standard gauge line through a former colliery site […]