Latest Lichfield Stories

2008-10-01 18:00:16

BIG Band favourites the Syd Lawrence Orchestra will be performing at the Lichfield Garrick on October 11 at 7.30pm. For tickets, call the theatre on 01543 412121. (c) 2008 Evening Mail; Birmingham (UK). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-03 18:00:15

METAL thieves have stolen underground telephone cables - leaving 150 British Telecom customers in the Midlands without phone and internet connections. The copper-lined wires were ripped out in the Beaudesert Park and Cannock Wood area on the Cannock/Lichfield border in Staffordshire.

2008-06-30 09:03:36

By Terri Judd From the study of their Kent home, a British couple are saving lives by putting the sick and injured from war zones in touch with expert medical opinion.

2008-06-21 18:00:08

VILLAGE pensioners proved no-one is too old to step into cyberspace at a new computer club. A computer suite has opened at St Barnabas Church, Fazeley, near Lichfield, with funding from Coun Matthew Ellis.

2008-06-20 18:00:31

PUPILS from a Sutton Coldfield primary school took a giant step towards learning about democracy when they took part in a mock debate at the Council House in Lichfield.

2005-11-11 06:01:39

LONDON (Reuters) - Patrick Lichfield, one of the fashion world's best-known photographers, has died in hospital after suffering a stroke, a hospital spokeswoman said on Friday. He was 66.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.