The Lichfield 2015 Winter Beer Festival was hailed a great success by the Lichfield Arts Beer Festival team. With 30+ Real Ales plus some very special ciders and a selection of wines, there was something for every taste. Friday being the first day of the festival got off to a great start at midday with …

Lichfield Arts, the organisers of Lichfield’s Fuse festival, have announced that the event will be taking a year off in 2015 but that it will return in 2016.

The Lichfield Festival of Folk hailed as a great success

Lichfield Arts’ ‘L2F – Lichfield Festival of Folk’ was once again held in the historic environs of Lichfield – and what a festival it proved to be!

Lichfield Festival of Folk 2014

The 2014 Lichfield Arts’ ‘L2F – Lichfield Festival of Folk’ was once again held in the historic environs of Lichfield – and what a festival it proved to be!

L2F (Lichfield Festival of Folk) fringe events announced

Lichfield Arts has announced a packed programme of fringe events in the week leading up to and during this year’s L2F (Lichfield Festival of Folk). On Monday 20th October there will be the chance to join in shanty singing with Lichfield Lighthouse Company at 8.00pm in the King’s Head pub and admission is free. Then, …

Fuse 2014 In pictures

With over thirty bands playing over the weekend there were plenty of photo opportunities for local photographer Rob Ings to capture some great photos from the festival.

Concert Review:  Battle Acoustica Heat 2

The Back Room at the George IV was the venue for a highly entertaining second heat of Lichfield Arts’ Battle Acoustica on Sunday (6th). The eight acts taking part were vying for a slot in the final on 11th May, and to ultimately win the honour of playing at the much-loved Lichfield Arts’ community music festival FUSE in July.

Wanted: The Best Local Bands & Acoustic Acts For Battle of The Bands & Battle Acoustica Lichfield

Lichfield Arts is running these two competitions as fundraising activities for the Fuse Festival, which will be taking place in Beacon Park, Lichfield Friday 11th – Sunday 13th July 2014. The Fuse Festival is a free festival and attracts around 15,000 visitors over the weekend. We would love more local young musicians and their families …

Local band 'The Legacy' meet their namesake!

Local band ‘The Legacy’ met their namesake ale at the Lichfield Winter Beer Festival on Friday and sampled the apparently “revivifying blonde ale which has an abundantly refreshing citrus aroma” Legacy Ale brewed by Lacon’s Brewers from Great Yarmouth proved a popular choice with festival goers. The Legacy (Band: Ali, Gary, Ian & Jim) will …

Winter Beer Festival Ales Announced

This year, Beer Festival Bar Manager Lynne Tyler has included three beers of special significance…