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Real ale fans will be able to raise a glass as the Lichfield Arts Autumn Beer Festival begins. The event takes place at the Guildhall today (September 2) and tomorrow. More than 30 ales and ciders will be on offer. Tonight also sees live music from rock and roll outfit Johnny and the Speedos, with the Nick Dalmedo band providing the entertainment tomorrow evening. Lichfield Arts chairman Rob Tilston said: “This is a wonderful community event enjoyed by young and old and a great start to our Autumn concert season.” Tickets for the festival can be booked at or by calling 01543 262223. Each day costs £2 for entry before 6pm and £3 afterwards.


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