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Camera puts city
on global stage
A Lichfield web design based company has installed a web cam taking
pictures to promote the city of Lichfield to the world.
Pinnacle Information Systems Ltd has just installed the camera
on the second floor of its offices pointing towards Market
The web camera is in action 24 hours a day, seven days a week,
and is now broadcasting pictures and streaming video of
Lichfield around the globe.
The initiative is aimed at promoting businesses, tourism and
helping prevent crime - although the town centre is already
monitored by CCTV.
The webcam site has attracted a huge number of hits within the
first few days of operation.
PIS Ltd, which employs 12 people in Lichfield and specialises
in IT services, said it has installed the web camera as part
of its contribution to assist local businesses, tourism and
The Sales and Marketing Manager said the company
decided to do it to allow internet users around the world to
see Lichfield live.
"Market Street is a great example of Staffordshire and shows
the special buildings and the activities going on," he said.
The web site also had links to
Lichfield City Council, local weather and tourism related
Councillor David Smith, leader of Lichfield District Council,
said, "If what it is doing is showing how superb Lichfield is
with views of Market Street, and encouraging people to shop
here, that is tremendous and I fully support it."
site is launched
LIVE pictures and streaming video of
Lichfield are being broadcasted around the world on the
Internet in the latest attempt to promote local businesses,
tourism and to prevent crime.
Pinnacle Information Systems Ltd
launched the new web cams site with a view from the second
floor of its office pointing towards Market Street Lichfield
The address of the Market Street Lichfield Staffordshire web
camera site is
(Webcam has moved to Sutton Coldfield)
Visitors to the
site are able to watch frequently updated images of people
shopping and strolling through the city centre.
Design Company in Birmingham Recognised
Web Design company in Birmingham City, England was awarded
the 5 Star Pinnacle Award for best Web Design
The website was based on Ajax Web 2.0 technology and fancy
Java Script effects. The
Birmingham team worked direct from the Birmingham offices.
The web teams hard work and e-commerce development lasted for several months
in time for the launch of the website.
The Managing Director Mr. Chan Dhillon said, I was very
pleased with the team and their fantastic designing work.
Credit to them, not only did they finish the project on
time, but they also looked after our client websites that
needed attention too.
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