News

Leader's Message

Published: 19 Mar 20

A message to residents from the Leader of the City Council, Councillor Mark Warfield.

UPDATED 24 March 2020: Coronavirus Public Health Information and Cancelled Events

Published: 18 Mar 20

CORONAVIRUS UPDATES/EVENT CANCELLATIONS (new updates will appear here)

Producers Market - 1 March 2020

Published: 3 Mar 20

The inaugural 'Producers Market' was held on the Market Square on Sunday 1 March.

Shrovetide Pancake Races

Published: 25 Feb 20

The traditional Shrovetide Pancake Races were held on Bore Street on Tuesday 25 February.

Officers' Report - March 2020

Published: 24 Feb 20

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Launch of new Sunday 'Producer's Market'

Published: 18 Feb 20

New Producer's Market to launch on the Market Square, Sunday 1 March 2020

Entry Forms - Shrovetide Pancake Races, 25 February 2020

Published: 29 Jan 20

Lichfield’s exciting Pancake Races are set to take place on Tuesday 25 February, and spectators can expect to see all the usual races including Men’s, Women’s, Mascots and under 10’s.

Officers' Report - January 2020

Published: 20 Jan 20

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Christmas Opening Hours

Published: 19 Dec 19

Officers' Report - December 2019

Published: 2 Dec 19

The latest Officers' Report is now available to view and download

Officers' Report - October 2019

Published: 14 Oct 19

The latest Lichfield City council officer report is now available to view and download.

Grant Applications 2020/21

Published: 26 Sep 19

Clubs, societies and voluntary groups in the City of Lichfield are invited to apply to the City Council for a grant from the Council’s 2020/2021 budget.

Officers' Report - September 2019

Published: 27 Aug 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Mayor and Sheriff's Charity Barn Dance 23 August 2019

Published: 12 Aug 19

The event takes place on 23 August in aid of the Mayor and Sheriff's charities

Officers' Report - July 2019

Published: 24 Jul 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Tender for Provision of Christmas Lights

Published: 13 Jun 19

Tender for City Christmas lights installation, maintenance and dismantling

Officers' Report - June 2019

Published: 7 Jun 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

New Civic Team 2019/20

Published: 15 May 19

The investiture of the new Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Sheriff took place at the Guildhall on 13 May in the presence of more than 100 guests.

Sheriff's Ride Registration Form

Published: 7 May 19

The 2019 Sheriff's Ride Registration form is now available for those interested in taking part

Officers' Report - April 2019

Published: 2 May 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

2019 Parish Elections - Notice of Poll

Published: 25 Apr 19

The Notice of Poll for each ward in the forthcoming Parish elections has now been published

2019 Parish Elections - Statement of Persons Nominated

Published: 4 Apr 19

On 2 May elections will take place in all City Wards, the Statement of Persons Nominated has now been published

Notice of Election

Published: 18 Mar 19

The Notice of Election for the local elections to be held on 2 May 2019 has now been published

Officers' Report - February 2019

Published: 1 Mar 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Shrovetide Pancake Races - Entry Forms

Published: 23 Jan 19

Lichfield’s traditional Shrovetide Pancake Races are set to take place on Tuesday 5 March - register now to compete!

Officers' Report - January 2019

Published: 21 Jan 19

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Christmas Opening Hours

Published: 10 Dec 18

The City Council's opening hours over the festive period are now confirmed.

Officers' Report - December 2018

Published: 26 Nov 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

WW1 Centenary Commemmorations

Published: 14 Nov 18

Thank you to everyone who attended the City Council's centenary commemorations on 11 November.

City Councillor Celebrates 50 Years Since First Council Meeting

Published: 23 Oct 18

Lichfield City Councillor John Brooks (Labour) who represents Curborough Ward is celebrating 50 years since being first elected as a Lichfield Councillor.

Officers' Report - October 2018

Published: 15 Oct 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

City Council Grants 2019-20

Published: 12 Oct 18

Clubs, societies and voluntary groups in the City of Lichfield are invited to apply to the City Council for a grant from the Council’s 2019/2020 budget.

Job Vacancy - Markets Officer (part time)

Published: 1 Oct 18

A Vacancy has arisen at the City Council for a part time (20 hours/week) Markets Officer.

Notice of Election - Stowe Ward

Published: 22 Aug 18

Vacancy - Stowe Ward

Published: 8 Aug 18

A vacancy has arisen on the City Council following the resignation of Cllr Joanne Grange.

Officers' Report - July 2018

Published: 20 Jul 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Officer's Report - June 2018

Published: 11 Jun 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

New Civic Team 2018/19

Published: 15 May 18

The investiture of the new Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Sheriff took place at the Guildhall on 14 May in the presence of more than 120 guests.

Vacancy - Councillor, Curborough Ward

Published: 8 May 18

A Vacancy has arisen on the City Council following the death of Councillor Mrs Jeanette Allsopp

Officers' Report April 2018

Published: 16 Apr 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Lichfield City Neighbourhood Plan Referendum 22 February 2018

Published: 5 Feb 18

Information and FAQ's relating to the upcoming Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Shrovetide Pancake Races - Entry Forms

Published: 25 Jan 18

Entry forms for the 2018 Pancake Races on 13 February are now available!

Officers' Report - January 2018

Published: 22 Jan 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Notice of Election - Stowe Ward

Published: 18 Jan 18

Vacancy - Councillor, Stowe Ward

Published: 8 Jan 18

A vacancy has arisen on the City Council following the resignation of Cllr D Smedley who represented the Stowe ward

Officers' Report - December 2017

Published: 5 Jan 18

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Notice of Poll - Stowe Ward

Published: 6 Dec 17

Job Vacancies

Published: 5 Dec 17

Due to retirements and internal promotions several vacancies have become available at Lichfield City Council.

Notice of Election - Stowe Ward

Published: 9 Nov 17

Christmas Lights Switch on - Sunday 26 November 2017

Published: 2 Nov 17

The schedule for the Lichfield City Christmas lights switch-on event has now been released.

Rock and Roll Charity Concert

Published: 18 Oct 17

A concert in aid of the Mayor and Sheriff's charities (Guide Dogs for the Blind and Staffordshire Blood Bikes) will be held at the Guildhall from 8pm on 31 October

Vacancy - Councillor, Stowe Ward

Published: 17 Oct 17

A vacancy has arisen on the City Council following the resignation of Cllr J McGrath who represented the Stowe ward

Officers' Report - October 2017

Published: 16 Oct 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download. The report includes updates from all of the City Council's main function areas.

Job Vacancy - Deputy Town Clerk

Published: 13 Oct 17

A vacancy has arisen for the role of Deputy Town Clerk to Lichfield City Council

Sheriff's Ride - Route and Timetable

Published: 8 Sep 17

The Route and Timetable for the 2017 Sheriff's Ride

Officers' Report September 2017

Published: 4 Sep 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download. including Civic matters, the Guildhall, Open Spaces and Tree Management, the Lichfield Markets and Twinning activities.

Sheriff's Ride 2017 - Registration

Published: 7 Aug 17

2017 Sheriff's Ride - Registration Form now available

Job Vacancy - Town Clerk

Published: 1 Aug 17

Following the sudden and untimely death of Christopher Moulton, a vacancy has arisen for the position of Town Clerk and RFO at Lichfield City Council

Officers' report - July 2017

Published: 17 Jul 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Christopher Moulton 1963 - 2017

Published: 29 Jun 17

Charity Dog Walk 9 July 2017

Published: 16 Jun 17

Mayor and Sheriff's Charity Dog Walk Event Sunday 9 July in support of Guide Dogs for the Blind and Staffordshire Blood Bikes.

Officers' Report June 2017

Published: 14 Jun 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Annual Report 2016/17

Published: 24 May 17

The City Council has published its annual report for 2016/17

New Civic Team 2017/18

Published: 16 May 17

The investiture of the new Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Sheriff took place at the Guildhall on 15 May in the presence of more than 130 guests.

Officers' Report - April 2017

Published: 19 Apr 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Notice of Election - Stowe Ward

Published: 27 Mar 17

Notice of Election - Stowe Ward

Vacancy - Councillor, Stowe Ward

Published: 2 Mar 17

A vacancy has arisen on the City Council following the resignation of Cllr M Thompson who represented the Stowe ward.

Officers' Report - March 2017

Published: 1 Mar 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Shrovetide Pancake Races - Entry Forms

Published: 26 Jan 17

Entry forms are now available for the Shrovetide Pancake races to be held at 12:00 on 28 February 2017.

Officers' Report - January 2017

Published: 25 Jan 17

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Mayor & Sheriff's Traditional Sunday Lunch

Published: 9 Jan 17

Mayor and Sherriff of Lichfield invite you to join them for a traditional Sunday Lunch in the historic Guildhall on 5 February 2017. Tickets £20 p/p

Christmas Opening Hours

Published: 23 Dec 16

Opening times over the Christmas period 2016

Officers' Report - December 2016

Published: 29 Nov 16

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Market Stall Erection, Dismantling and Transport Tenders

Published: 17 Nov 16

TENDERS are invited for the erection, dismantling, transport and storage of stalls for the Lichfield Markets for a 5 year period commencing 1 January 2017.

Mayor & Sheriff's Charity Dinner Dance

Published: 10 Nov 16

The Mayor and Sheriff of Lichfield request the pleasure of your company on Friday 25 November...

Officers' Report - October 2016

Published: 24 Oct 16

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download.

Public Consultation - Former Norgren Factory, Eastern Avenue

Published: 21 Oct 16

Public Consultation Thursday 3 November 2016 3.30 - 8.00pm

JOB VACANCY - MARKET OFFICER (Part Time, Two Posts)

Published: 14 Oct 16

The City Council is advertising two identical Market Officer posts, both part-time, arising from a review of the service. Salary Grade: £17,891 - £22,434 pro-rata.

Freedom Parade Photographs - DMS Whittington

Published: 11 Oct 16

Photographs of the Freedom Parade 28 September 2016

FREEDOM PARADE - DMS WHITTINGTON 28 September 2016

Published: 12 Sep 16

Several hundred military personnel, accompanied by the Queens Division Band, Colour Party, Field Gun, armaments and local Cadets amongst others, will Parade through Lichfield City on Wednesday 28 September from 3.30pm in recognition of Defence Medical Services (DMS) Whittington being awarded the Freedom of the City of Lichfield, the highest honour that the City can bestow.

Officers' Report - September 2016

Published: 12 Sep 16

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download. The report includes updates from all of the City Council's main function areas including Civic matters, the Guildhall, Open Spaces and Tree Management, the Lichfield Market and Twinning activities

Sheriff's Ride Registration Form

Published: 8 Aug 16

Registration Forms for the 2016 Sheriff's Ride are now available...

VACANCIES: Premises Attendants – Guildhall, Lichfield

Published: 25 Jul 16

VACANCIES: Premises Attendants – Guildhall, Lichfield £7.90/hour

Officers' Report July 2016

Published: 21 Jul 16

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Lichfield City Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

Published: 18 Jul 16

The pre-submission consultation period of the Draft Lichfield City Neighbourhood Plan has now begun. Please see our Neighbourhood Plan page for a copy of the document, supporting evidence and information regarding how you can submit your comments.

Officers' Report June 2016

Published: 15 Jun 16

The latest Officer Report compiled by Lichfield City Council is now available to view and download

Lichfield Farmers' Market 15th Anniversary

Published: 31 May 16

Lichfield’s popular monthly Farmers’ Market celebrates its 15th anniversary on Thursday 2 June.

New Civic Team 2016/17

Published: 17 May 16

The investiture of the new Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Sheriff took place at the Guildhall on 16 May in the presence of more than 100 guests.

Officers' Report - April 2016

Published: 18 Apr 16

Lichfield City Council - Officers' Report April 2016

Queens 90th Birthday Celebrations, 21 April 2016

Published: 12 Apr 16

There is a long and unbroken tradition in our country of celebrating Royal jubilees, weddings...

Job Vacancy - Premises Attendant

Published: 31 Mar 16

A vacancy has arisen for part time Premises Attendants at the Guildhall, Lichfield.

Officers' Report - March 2016

Published: 10 Mar 16

Lichfield City Council Officers report - March 2016

Special Council Meeting - 15th Jan 2016

Published: 25 Jan 16

Members of Lichfield City Council gathered at the Guildhall on Friday 15 January for a special Council meeting.

Christmas Lights Switch-On

Published: 1 Dec 15

The traditional Christmas Lights switch-on ceremony was unfortunately cancelled.

Lichfield City Council grants for 2016-17

Published: 7 Oct 15

Clubs, societies and voluntary groups in the City of Lichfield are invited to apply to the City Council for a grant from the Council's 2016/2017 budget.

World Champion Ken - Shouts for Lichfield

Published: 29 Sep 15

Ken Knowles, Lichfield's Town Crier and a well-known figure around Lichfield; last week won the Central Otago World Invitational Town Crier Competition in New Zealand.

The Sheriff's Ride

Published: 5 Sep 15

This unique tradition dates from Queen Mary's Charter of 1553 in which Lichfield was separated from Staffordshire and made a 'City and County' with a right to appoint its own Sheriff.

New Mayor and Sheriff

Published: 20 May 15

Civic guests and dignitaries gathered at the Guildhall on 18 May for Lichfield City Council's annual meeting, at which the new Mayor, Deputy Mayor, and Sheriff were elected for the ensuing year.

GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW DUE

Published: 23 Oct 14

Twinning hosts families needed

Published: 22 May 14

LICHFIELD

Published: 13 May 14

SHROVETIDE PANCAKE RACES

Published: 23 Jan 13

Sheriff

Published: 9 Jan 13

LICHFIELD'S NEW CIVIC TEAM

Published: 21 May 12

Lichfield St George

Published: 24 Apr 12

The Sheriff's Darwin Walk 2012

Published: 12 Feb 12

ROUTE RETHINK ON HS2

Published: 3 Dec 11

Lichfield Markets

Published: 2 Dec 11

St George's Day Celebrations

Published: 19 Mar 10

HELP WANTED FOR NEW HALL

Published: 22 Feb 10

Free Valuation Day

Published: 29 Jan 10

Darwin Walk

Published: 28 Jan 10

Clock Tower Red Alert

Published: 27 Jan 10

GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW DUE

Published: 8 Oct 09

JOHNSON AT 300

Published: 24 Sep 09

BBC WM GOES LIVE FROM LICHFIELD

Published: 23 Jul 09

Mayor and Sheriff

Published: 22 Jul 09

Starlight - Local Talent

Published: 21 May 09

ALL THAT JAZZ

Published: 20 May 09

St George's Court

Published: 14 Apr 09

What's it worth?

Published: 5 Jan 09

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

Published: 4 Dec 08

AND FROM LIMBURG.....

Published: 4 Dec 08

Lichfield Lights

Published: 28 Nov 08

Lichfield Lights Up

Published: 14 Nov 08

MARKETS WITCH HUNT

Published: 4 Nov 08

Performed by INTIMATE THEATRE:

Published: 15 Sep 08

Sheriff's Ride 2008

Published: 10 Sep 08

Queen

Published: 10 Jul 08

Mayor and Sheriff's Charities

Published: 5 Jul 08