Stowe Pool minor works

People visiting Stowe Pool this January (2015) may notice that the water is slightly lower so that minor repairs can be made. Due to some minor works being carried out on Stowe Pool reservoir, Lichfield District Council’s parks team is lowering the water level slightly, to gain access to fit new measuring equipment.  This is a… Read more »

Christmas event success

Lots of families enjoyed Beacon Park’s festive activities that took place on Saturday 6 December, as part of Lichfield Christmas Festival Weekend. Santa was in his grotto giving out presents to children and there was also a range of craft activities on offer, including making reindeer out of pinecones and clay, sewing Christmas tree decorations,… Read more »

Beacon Park’s festive crafts & grotto

A day of Christmas themed activities is taking place in Beacon Park’s Discovery Hub on Saturday 6 December from 12noon to 3pm. Lichfield District Council is inviting everyone to come to Beacon Park on Saturday 6 December to enjoy an afternoon of festive fun. Children and their families are invited to make Christmas crafts, including… Read more »

November’s CPCG conservation days

Volunteers needed to help at two conservation events in Lichfield District this November. Lichfield District Council is inviting adults to lend a hand at two upcoming Countryside & Parks Conservation Group (CPCG) events. The first conservation day of the month is running on Wednesday 5 November at Muckley Corner in Lichfield. As it is taking… Read more »

Holiday fun offered this autumn half term

From roller skating discos and pool fun sessions to a holiday club and a Halloween trail, Lichfield District Council’s Holiday Fun programme is packed with plenty of energetic activities to keep young people entertained this autumn half term. Keep children active at Burntwood Leisure Centre’s Fit and Fun Club, which is jam packed with arts… Read more »

Patriotic proms goes off with a bang!

Thousands of people waved their flags and sang with gusto at the sixteenth Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park on Saturday 6 September 2014. Organised by Lichfield District Council, Lichfield Proms is a huge free celebration of classical and popular music, picnics and fireworks. Councillor Andy Smith, Lichfield District Council’s Cabinet Member for Leisure & Parks,… Read more »

September’s CPCG conservation days

Volunteers needed to help at two conservation events in Lichfield District this September. Lichfield District Council is inviting adults to lend a hand at two upcoming Countryside & Parks Conservation Group (CPCG) events this September. The first conservation day of the month is running on Wednesday 3 September at Pipe Hill. It involves cutting, collecting… Read more »

Countdown to Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park

The countdown to this year’s Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park has begun! Excitement is building as Lichfield District Council puts the finishing touches to its free end of summer outdoor concert, taking place in Beacon Park this Saturday (6 September). The City of Lichfield Concert Band will kick off the musical entertainment from 6pm with… Read more »

Grandparents’ Golf Day at Beacon Park

Calling all grandparents! Enjoy a round of golf at Beacon Park with a grandchild on Sunday 7 September. To introduce and encourage families to take up golf, Beacon Park is offering one child to play golf for free, when playing with a grandparent on Sunday 7 September. Beacon Park’s golf course is a beautiful, mature… Read more »