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The third Lichfield Blues & Jazz Festival is fast approaching with the line-up confirmed and programmes hot off the press!

Headlining this year’s festival, which takes place in and around the historic city of Lichfield, is the ever-popular Climax Blues Band – local favourites who delight audiences across the world with their unique combination of jazz and blues. After 18 albums, the classic world-wide hit ‘Couldn’t Get It Right’ and tours of the UK, Europe […]

Latest News on Lichfield Jazz Gigs

Dear Jazz Lover Welcome to the latest news on the Lichfield Jazz gigs at the Guildhall and George IV Next one up is this Sunday 9 April at the Guildhall with swing and Gypsy Jazz from Fret and Fiddle book online www.lichfieldarts.org.uk or 01543-262223 Next gigs at the George IV are April 19, award winning […]

Lichfield Festival programme announced

7-15 July 2017 www.lichfieldfestival.org Box Office 01543 412121 View brochure online Public booking from 10 April Members’ priority booking from 27 March  Ballet Cymru | BBC Concert Orchestra | Black Voices & Lichfield Gospel Choir | Hal Cruttenden | Dame Evelyn Glennie | Rich Hall | The Hallé | The Malachites | Mr McFall’s Chamber […]

Neil Morrissey: Why I Love Staffordshire

TV celebrity Neil Morrissey has thrown his weight behind Enjoy Staffordshire’s drive to attract more visitors into the county. The Stafford-born actor, currently starring in ITV’s The Good Karma Hospital, spoke of his love for Staffordshire and his favourite places to visit, including Cannock Chase and The Trentham Estate, in a video for Enjoy Staffordshire’s […]

Serco Business Training

Serco are offering a wide range of  training available to businesses in Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent – Click on the link for more information STOKE_STAFFS serco    

Lichfield Jazz

Lichfield Jazz continues it’s sessions at the George IV Bore Street Lichfield on Wednesday 15th March with the Nick Brown Quartet. All are final year students at Birmingham Conservatoire and besides local lad Nick on Saxes the rest of this talented line up are Charlie Bates piano, Aram Bahmaie bass and Charlie Johnson drums. Expect […]

Free Business Support for Lichfield and District Residents

Blue Orchid, a local enterprise for success programme, have free business planning courses available for Lichfield and district residents thinking of starting an enterprise, plus some post-start support.   The courses will run every 6-8 weeks and will also offer support after the course, to get people up to speed with their business planning and start. […]

Celebration of the 1st Birthday of Lichfield Real Ale Trail and launch of new beer to celebrate David Garrick’s 300th Birthday – Wednesday February 10th 2017

The enterprising Lichfield District Tourism Association (LDTA) celebrated the 1st birthday of the Lichfield Real Ale Trail and the launch of a special beer by Blythe Brewery to celebrate David Garrick’s 300th Birthday ‘David Garrick Golden Ale’ in fine style at Dr Johnson’s Birthplace. With over 30 members of the LDTA attending, enjoying fine food, […]

Lichfield Jazz at the George IV

After a great gig in January, Lichfield Jazz continues it’s sessions at the George IV, Bore Street, Lichfield on Wednesday 15 February with the popular Nick Dewhurst Band. They recently made their first album ‘Suspect in You ‘ which has received excellent reviews, it features funky riffs, fusion rock, bluesy melodies in a contemporary way. […]

Lichfield Winter Beer Festival is a great success

The beer just about lasted, with over 30 real ales almost selling out and the infamous pork pies lasted just about one day. Over 700 visitors enjoyed not just fine beer but fine company in the splendid Lichfield Guildhall              

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