News

  • Grit and bear it

    Maybe the weather forecasters aren’t over-reacting – I’ve just seen a gritter complete with snow plough go past The Lichfield Blog Towers. And the plough...

  • Back on the bins

    Good news, Lichfield’s binmen are back on their rounds after two days off. Does beg the question of what the difference between today and yesterday...

  • Where did that come from?

    Awoke this morning expecting another journey through the sludge, only to be greeted by more than a dusting of snow. Maybe I missed that one...

  • We’ve bin had!

    Day two of the snow ‘chaos’ and Lichfield’s binmen are enjoying a cup of Horlicks once more. The council have decided that it’s too unsafe...

  • Petrol pains

    Despite the fact Lichfield’s roads seem to be back to normal this morning, anyone looking to fill up for a potentially long commute was in...

  • D.I.Why?

    It’s Saturday afternoon and the light in your living room has just stopped working. The bulb is changed, the fuse is checked and still nothing....

  • Snow cancels bin collections

    Some rubbish news that’s quite useful for all you snow fans out there. Lichfield District Council’s Twitter feed has just confirmed collections won’t take place...

  • Driving me mad

    Ordinarily, drivers doing 5mph when a light dusting of snow falls would drive me mad. But when you get snow fall like we did last...

  • Cleaning up the streets

    Good old Lichfield District Council have prosecuted a woman for dropping litter. One of my pet hates so I’m more than pleased to see them...

  • Grief and anger could do more harm than good

    It’s understandable that the case of Mick Eccles’ death has caused so much pain and anguish. And it’s understandable that the anger will boil over...