A market town in the county of Staffordshire, Tamworth is located just 14 miles from the city centre of Birmingham. With a name that comes from the river that flows through it, which is the River Tame, Tamworth is a richly historic town and one with diverse culture and distinct character. The town is home to a variety of fascinating historical landmarks, including the breathtaking Tamworth Castle, which among other things is the venue for ghost tours. The first full sized indoor ski slope using real snow can also be found here. For family entertainment, Drayton Manor Park & Zoo is within easy reach, filled with rides, shows and fascinating animals.
A diverse business scene can be found in Tamworth, with a variety of different companies and professionals operating from office space and commercial units. Some of the businesses that are located in the town include Prospot, WilcoxandWilcox, Protech Plastics, The Money Bureau, and Wealthwise CFM. Other business types you will find in the area include management specialists, marketing firms, solicitors, business advisors, and lettings agents.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Tamworth has been linked to a number of musical artists over the years, including Julian Cope, Blaze Bayley, and Phil Bates. A lot of the entertainment here is therefore based around live music, with a variety of pubs and venues offering a variety of gigs. If you enjoy eating out, there are plenty of options available. If you are looking for fiery Indian food, head to Monsoon or Champagne Indian Fusion. DaQuino Ristorante is ideal for delectable Italian cuisine while or you can try The Malt House for tasty British food.
The A5 is the main road that runs through Tamworth, while the town also provides easy access to motorway services via the M42. Access to the National Rail network is provided by Tamworth railway station, which operates trains on the West Coast Main Line and the Cross Country Route. The town is also served adequately by buses and taxis for those who prefer not to drive. For international air transport links, Birmingham International Airport is within easy reach with East Midlands Airport also just a short distance away.