For details of a proposal to install a solar farm on farmland between Lullington and Edingale please see Lullington solar farm consultation leaflet Comments invited before December 11th 2020.
Come on Staffordshire…let’s do it for what matters Everyone has a reason to want to see the back of the Coronavirus pandemic. You may want to cuddle your grandchildren, get a business up and running again or simply get back into the gym. We’re all different, but we can all do some simple things […]
Local community groups may be interested in the following: The Lichfield Community Lottery Good Cause Launch, will take place via Zoom on Monday 18 January from 5pm to 6pm. It’s an opportunity to find out how, by signing up to be a part of the lottery, you can raise money for your cause. At […]
Support Grants available for applications Many local businesses that were forced to temporarily close due to the national restrictions are eligible for a grant of between £1,334 and £3,000 a month. Lichfield District Council launched its Local Restrictions Support Grant scheme after receiving almost £1.5 million of government funding to support local businesses. It has […]
People who want to be more independent in their own homes are being urged to try out a new interactive online tool. The innovative ‘Happy at Home’ house will help highlight the range of simple and affordable assistive technology equipment available to people who may be struggling with everyday tasks around the home. The resource […]
Registration is now open for the garden waste service, and Lichfield District Council is urging local residents to sign up again to have their brown bins emptied in 2021. From grass cuttings and weeds to leaves and dead plants, brown bins are a great way to recycle your garden waste. Composting is also good for […]
With a 60 percent increase in fly-tipping across the district, local householders are being asked to be alert to rogue traders who offer to remove waste for a fee, but then go onto dump it. After seeing fly-tipping incidences steadily increase, Lichfield District Council is reminding local people that they have a duty of care […]
Communities across Lichfield district are being encouraged to support local businesses this festive season. In the lead up to Christmas, Lichfield District Council is running a #LoveLocal this Christmas campaign, which is about encouraging shoppers to do as much of their festive shopping locally as they can. With government restrictions coming into […]
Staffordshire Highways have now confirmed that Chetwynd Bridge on the A513 will not close for repairs this Autumn as originally planned. There are likely to be some shorter closures next Spring, and details will be shared when we receive them.
Residents urged to claim a discount on their energy bills Thousands of people across Lichfield District on low household incomes could benefit from a £140 rebate by claiming their Warm Home Discount. The Warm Home Discount scheme offers a £140 energy bill discount to low income households across the UK. Provided by energy suppliers, many […]
Telephone canvassers to push local voter registration A team of canvassers will be calling local residents this autumn to help Lichfield District Council complete its electoral register and encourage voter registration. Over the summer Lichfield District Council started its annual canvass to compile a new and updated electoral register, which will be published on 1 […]
Lichfield District Council is proud to support the launch of a new environmental initiative – Wasting Food: It’s Out of Date. Powered by WRAP, the UK’s leading sustainability charity, Wasting Food: It’s Out of Date is a fresh new brand aimed at raising awareness of the huge impact wasting food has on climate […]