Posts By: Esther Epstein

Carters Steam Fair update

We are looking forward to welcoming Carters Steam Fair to Beacon Park this weekend (21 & 22 July). However, the fireworks display has been cancelled due to the fire risk following all the dry weather. Carters Steam Fair is renowned for being world’s premier vintage travelling funfair, bringing the thrills and delights of the traditional… Read more »

Lichfield Proms 2018 sponsors gather in Beacon Park

The sponsors of this year’s Lichfield Proms congregated at Beacon Park on 11 July to officially launch the end of summer event. 2018’s Lichfield Proms is on Saturday 1 September, when thousands of people will gather in Beacon Park for a spectacular evening of entertainment. Set to feature The British Police Symphony Orchestra, the City… Read more »

June’s cycle ride for all

Get on your bike this month and join in with a free group cycle ride to Chasewater Country Park on Sunday 24 June 2018. This month’s Cycle Ride for All is a bit different from the others in the series, as it will give two options for joining in the ride. Lichfield cyclists can join… Read more »

See two blockbuster movies at Beacon Park this August

Roll up! Roll up! The all singing, all dancing spectacle, The Greatest Showman, will play at Beacon Park’s third Drive-in Movie of 2018 on Friday 10 August. It will then be followed by the romantic 90s classic, Pretty Woman, on Saturday 11 August. Following a clash with a nearby venue for Top Gun, Lichfield District… Read more »

Lichfield Parks Health Walks

Everyone’s invited to go on a series of free health boosting walks through Lichfield Historic Parks that are running twice a month until October. Lichfield District Council’s parks team is hoping more people to come along to fortnightly walks around Lichfield Historic Parks, which includes Beacon Park, Minster Pool & Walk, and Stowe Pool &… Read more »

How to protect against Alabama rot

Following one confirmed case of Alabama rot in Lichfield, we’re giving out some advice to dog walkers as a precaution. What is Alabama rot? It is a deadly disease that affects dogs. There has been one confirmed case in Lichfield District this year (2018). Cases have been reported in other parts of the region, including… Read more »