Safer public places

Lichfield District Council has put together a local policy for how it will promote safer urban centres and green spaces as the country starts emerging from lockdown. The safer urban centres and green spaces policy sets out how the council, working in partnership, will help make public places as safe

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Fly-tipping in Comberford

A dozen tyres have been found this morning at Manor Lane, Comberford. Cllr Moore alerted the Parish Council and a report has been made to Lichfield District Council. Lichfield District Council aim to investigate fly-tipped items that are dumped on district council or adopted highway land by the next working

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Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards update

People across Staffordshire are being invited to nominate carers, work colleagues, young people, friends and family members for a prestigious award. The Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards, now in their 6th year, recognises groups and individuals who care for or support the most vulnerable of us, and who treat everyone

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District Doodles art competition launches

Children from across the district are invited to put their artistic skills to the test and take part in Visit Lichfield’s District Doodles competition.   Lichfield District Council’s visitor economy service, Visit Lichfield, is today (11 May 2020) launching a competition for children to take part in this month. It

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NHS – Urgent dental care services across the Midlands

Background  Since social distancing measures for Covid-19 and restrictions on daily activity were introduced, all non-urgent “face to face” dental activity at NHS practices has stopped. Most practices are offering telephone or video-link consultations and can prescribe pain killers and antibiotics if clinically needed. In light of the public health

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Bounce back loans launches

Lichfield District Council is promoting the government’s new loan scheme to small businesses across the district. Small firms and sole traders – including high street staples like hairdressers, coffee shops and florists – will be eligible for 100 percent government-backed bounce back loans to help them make it through the

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Fly-tipping on the increase since lockdown

Lichfield District Council is supporting residents and businesses to take pride in their local area and dispose of their waste properly and legally, following a sharp increase in fly-tipping incidents since the coronavirus lockdown began. In recent weeks, the council’s street cleansing team has been busy removing more fly-tipping from

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Birmingham Road site improvement works to resume

Contractor makes preparations to re-start work on key gateway site in Lichfield from Monday 11 May 2020. After temporarily stopping work on Lichfield District Council’s Birmingham Road site, The Coleman Group is set to get back on site next week. The project to improve the Lichfield site, which includes the

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