News

  • The future of Lichfield’s railways?

    A story from the Mercury’s website has pricked my interest. It’s discussing the campaign for an improvement to rail services and facilities. As someone who...

  • Check your mirror for PCSOs

    Not content with being irritating for their uselessness, Police Community Support Officers in Lichfield are now showing they can’t ride a bike properly. Recent conversations...

  • Too Lidl room for new store

    The new Lidl store at the Trent Valley end of Eastern Avenue is quickly taking shape. Forgetting the fact that the workmen seem to manipulate...

  • Will these young scumbags never learn?

    With the death of Mick Eccles fresh in the memory and a community trying to convince us that the problems are being hyped by the...

  • Is the Dimbles really like Beirut?

    For anyone who has seen the front page of the Lichfield Mercury this week, you’ll know that a councillor’s likening of the Dimbles to Beirut...

  • 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...