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Top activities to make the most of the warm weather in Staffordshire

10 August 2022

With many families choosing to holiday locally, Staffordshire’s tourism team has revealed some of its top days out and places to visit during the warm weather and school Summer holidays. Staffordshire…

Top activities to make the most of the warm weather in Staffordshire

10 August 2022

Staffordshire celebrates success of 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

9 August 2022

Staffordshire celebrates Birmingham 2022 hosting two Games events

5 August 2022

Crown Wharf in Stone wins big for its stunning new build design

2 August 2022

National Memorial Arboretum recognised with Green Flag Award

2 August 2022

Hundreds turn out to watch Queen’s Baton Relay with Games just days away

22 July 2022

Queen’s Baton Relay tours Nation’s year-round place to remember

21 July 2022

National Memorial Arboretum adds new summer exhibitions & activities

20 July 2022

New Staffordshire business award recognises company’s role in boosting county profile

19 July 2022

Staffordshire wishes good luck to county Commonwealth Games athletes

13 July 2022

Free launch event planned to celebrate arrival of Neurodiversity Project

13 July 2022

Foxfield Railway’s Bumper Summer Season gets underway this weekend!

8 July 2022

Free Environmentally Friendly Festival returns for its second year

8 July 2022

Staffordshire Universities celebrate being named among best in the UK

5 July 2022

Staff cheers as owners of Best of British Beer give them 51 per cent control

30 June 2022

Residents and businesses get set for Birmingham 2022 cycling event

30 June 2022

New business enterprise centre opens in county town’s iconic building next month

21 June 2022

Endangered water voles re-introduced at Trentham

13 June 2022

People urged to turn out and show their support for Staffordshire IRONMAN70.3

8 June 2022

Staffordshire marks Platinum Jubilee with hundreds of events across bank holiday weekend

7 June 2022

Families reminded that Staffordshire is ‘attraction central’ this half term

31 May 2022

Two days of DJs, dancing and fun in City Centre to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee! 

31 May 2022

New Augmented Reality story trail brings Lichfield’s fascinating history to life

26 May 2022

Tasawar Bashir exhibition to tell ‘forgotten’ stories of service

24 May 2022

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Lichfield Cathedral

19 May 2022

Staffordshire promoted on national stage as top place for investment potential

17 May 2022

Top ways to celebrate the Jubilee in Staffordshire

16 May 2022

Keele University commended for outstanding research quality in national assessment

13 May 2022

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Staffordshire

11 May 2022

Chamber presidents share what’s to love about Staffordshire

9 May 2022

Thousands turn out for Staffordshire Day celebrations

2 May 2022

County businesses showcased at House of Commons ahead of Staffordshire Day celebrations

21 April 2022

Step back in time at the National Memorial Arboretum’s Vintage Fair and Tea Dance this May Bank Holiday 

13 April 2022

Country parks at heart of Staffordshire Day celebrations

13 April 2022

Families can explore the Queen’s Baton Relay at the National Memorial Arboretum this Easter

12 April 2022

Businesses urged to find out more about new enterprise centre in iconic county building

1 April 2022

Awards set to honour best of county’s carers

1 April 2022

Meet the stars of PLAY@ Lower Drayton Farm’s LIVE Easter show!

1 April 2022

British Empire Medals for Staffordshire residents

25 March 2022

Lockdown Landscapes will capture pandemic stories through art projects and engagement

25 March 2022

Career opportunities in hospitality highlighted during national campaign

18 March 2022

Staffordshire unveils new investment prospectus

15 March 2022

National Memorial Arboretum celebrates ‘Sports, Service and the Commonwealth’

14 March 2022

People invited to join arts project for county’s annual celebration

14 March 2022

Plant a tree for the Jubilee

14 March 2022

Tourism award winners announced at glittering event

9 March 2022

Totally Local Fiver Fest comes to town!

9 March 2022

Experiences to remember at the National Memorial Arboretum

4 March 2022

Foxfield Railway scoops top award!

4 March 2022

Iconic ‘Knife Angel’ coming to Stoke-on-Trent

2 March 2022

Life In Colour: Borough Care to Create Fifty New Jobs in Stone

16 February 2022

Battlefield sketches on display to mark 40th anniversary of the Falklands War

16 February 2022

Wizarding World Wand installation to visit Staffordshire

11 February 2022

Best-selling dish started with apprentice at award-winning Staffordshire restaurant

9 February 2022

Businesses reminded of support available as county celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

8 February 2022

Staffordshire joins countdown to Commonwealth Games

31 January 2022

Titanic: Honour & Glory exhibition heading to The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

31 January 2022

New name for city centre development revealed

26 January 2022

Nominate inspirational Staffordshire residents for Queen’s Baton Relay team

19 January 2022

Entries for Potters ‘Arf Marathon open

18 January 2022

3,000 trees to be planted across Lichfield and Burntwood

17 January 2022

£1million annual funding boost for Staffordshire economy set for approval

17 January 2022

National Memorial Arboretum enhances artistic credentials with new partnership

22 December 2021

Street art wall brings colour and imagination to the city centre

22 December 2021

Work starts on new town centre enterprise hub in Stafford’s Shire Hall

22 December 2021

EXCITEMENT AS SHORTLIST FOR TOURISM AWARDS ANNOUNCED

7 December 2021

National Memorial Arboretum voted one of the UK public’s top ten favourite parks

7 December 2021

Visit Lichfield’s Christmas city tours programme

7 December 2021

MAYOR OFFICIALLY OPENS £1MILLION ‘CHRISTMAS AT TRENTHAM’ LIGHT TRAIL

7 December 2021

Tamworth marketing agency EBY continues to grow

22 November 2021

Staffordshire welcomes second Commonwealth Games event

9 November 2021

Remembrance events at the National Memorial Arboretum

9 November 2021

British Empire Medals awarded to Staffordshire residents

9 November 2021

400th memorial dedicated at the National Memorial Arboretum

25 October 2021

Spooktacular family fun this half term in Staffordshire

25 October 2021

People urged to share their mementos in new archives project

15 October 2021

Beacon Park’s Halloween puzzle trail

15 October 2021

New Young Poet Laureate for Staffordshire

15 October 2021

National Memorial Arboretum awarded first Green Flag Award

15 October 2021

County’s past to be explored at Staffordshire History Festival

15 September 2021

Major town centre regeneration project progresses to next phase

15 September 2021

Countdown to Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park

31 August 2021

Cannock Chase conservation project ready to begin

31 August 2021

County council leader sends congratulations to Staffordshire gold medallist

31 August 2021

Health & Mindfulness Retreat at Stoke-on-Trent City Centre’s FREE Better World Festival

27 July 2021

Staffordshire backs its Olympians in Tokyo

27 July 2021

Day trips for all the family – whatever the budget!

27 July 2021

National Lottery funding secured for Staffordshire History Centre

19 July 2021

Better World Festival 2021 welcomes Artisan Market as part of its packed programme

19 July 2021

Hundreds brave warm conditions to complete IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire

19 July 2021

Woolcool is revolutionising chilled packaging

8 July 2021

Independents’ Day UK 2021

23 June 2021

Staffordshire to fly the flag for Armed Forces Day

23 June 2021

Better World Festival 2021 line-up as acts announced

7 June 2021

HUNDREDS MORE LOCAL SMES SET TO PROSPER FROM KEELE UNIVERSITY INNOVATION PROGRAMME EXTENSION

24 May 2021

Piccadilly To Become Social and Entertainment Hub Thanks to Friday Night Socials

24 May 2021

SINAI RE-OPENS TO ‘TRANSFORM AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE’

24 May 2021

Rediscover Lichfield guided tours

24 May 2021

Keele University’s fully-funded programmes help local SMEs innovate, recover and grow

4 May 2021

Stoke-on-Trent City Centre BID to launch environmentally friendly Better World Festival

4 May 2021

Keele receives funding to accelerate construction on IC7

29 April 2021

Keele University launches one of the largest EV charging hubs in the region

29 April 2021

UK’s newest vet school welcomes it’s first students

29 April 2021

Keele subjects climb in global rankings

29 April 2021

Keele signs renewable energy partnership towards being carbon neutral by 2021

28 April 2021

Keele launches plan to aid local post-pandemic recovery

28 April 2021

Keele University named Sustainability Institute of the Year at Green Gown Awards

28 April 2021

New date announced for IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire

28 April 2021

Stoke-on-Trent City Centre BID and Staffordshire University to bring unique GamesJam to the city centre

28 April 2021

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