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Mowing across the district

Man mowing the lawn

With spring upon us and grass burgeoning our dedicated Grounds Maintenance Team have started mowing open spaces in the district. Unfortunately, due to the persistent wet weather mowing the areas that require ride-on mowers is challenging due to the poor, muddy ground conditions. Instead they are using pedestrian mowers, but this is taking much longer… Read more »

Children will enjoy following the Easter Trail

Blue easter bunny

If you are looking for a fun activity to occupy children over the Easter break why not head down to Lichfield’s Beacon Park and follow the Easter Trail? The colourful trail leads children around the park, while finding and solving a series of puzzles. The activity is aimed at children aged three and over and… Read more »

A Golden celebration of Beacon Park’s golf course

Golf course

The golf course in Lichfield’s Beacon Park is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Many seasoned golfers first learnt to play at Beacon Park and for them it remains a special place, so please do share your memories and photos from over the years (please tag us on social media @lichfielddc). The course has evolved… Read more »

Conservation Work in Beacon Park

Hedging

Volunteers are invited to join Lichfield District’s Countryside and Parks Conservation Group for two sessions in Beacon Park this month. The first session tomorrow, Wednesday 6 March, and the second on Wednesday 20 March will see the group completing some dead hedging along the Western Bypass. This is the process of bending dead hedge back… Read more »

Come and join the Tiny Forests Community Day on Thursday

People in Lichfield District are invited to join an event maintaining the district’s Tiny Forests on Thursday 21 September. The Tiny Forests have been established by Severn Trent Water as small ecological havens at five locations ­- Christ Church Open Space, St Michael Road, Mesnes Green, Burntwood Park and Redwood Park. The community day on… Read more »

Thousands enjoy this year’s Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park

There was a fantastic atmosphere at Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park last Saturday (2 September) where fine weather combined with stirring music and spectacular fireworks to deliver an occasion for everyone to enjoy. More than 10,000 people gathered for this 24th Proms where they were entertained by The City of Lichfield Concert Band playing a mix… Read more »

Book your deckchair seating for this year’s fabulous Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park

Special deckchair seating is available to book now for the highly anticipated Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park set to take place on Saturday 2 September. The deckchairs, resplendent in the Union Jack’s red, white, and blue, offer comfort and will be positioned for maximum enjoyment of this free event, an annual celebration which sees thousands… Read more »