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Rugby MP: ‘We owe our safety to brave security forces’

The Rugby MP praised the ‘bravery’ of the security services at Westminster ‘keeping MPs safe’ as he spoke to the Advertiser while locked in the Commons Chamber due to the terrorist incident.

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Rugby High School head teacher Charlotte Marten confirmed the students are safe

Rugby students 15 minutes away from Westminster terrorist incident

Students from Rugby High School were stood in the same spot as a deadly ‘terrorist’ incident in Westminster 15 minutes earlier but are safe and on their way home.

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Police outside the Palace of Westminster, London. Picture: PA

BREAKING LIVE: Four dead after Westminster terror attack including police officer and his attacker who was shot

Four people have died in the Westminster terror attack including the police officer who was stabbed and his attacker

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Kenilworth and Southam MP Jeremy Wright

BREAKING: Jeremy Wright MP ‘fine’ after shooting in Westminster

The MP for Kenilworth and Southam, Jeremy Wright, is said to be ‘fine’ after a shooting outside Parliament in Westminster this afternoon (Wednesday March 22).

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Witnesses are being sought by Northamptonshire Police following electrical items were stolen in burglary

Thieves break into two Rugby homes through back garden

Two homes in Rugby were broken-into through the garden with a number of items stolen from both on Sunday (March 19).

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Woman with young child attacked and robbed in Rugby town centre

Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident in Rugby town centre around 5pm on Saturday (March 18).

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Increase in violence in Rugby town centre

There was an increase in violent crimes in the town centre last month while the number of thefts dropped.

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Two women sentenced for kidnap, robbery and assault in Rugby

Two women sentenced for kidnap, robbery and assault in Rugby

A 26-year-old woman and a 19-year-old woman were sentenced at Warwick Crown Court this week after pleading guilty to kidnap, robbery and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

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Asda helps Rugby charity after theft

The kind-hearted team at Rugby Asda were quick to respond after news broke that part of a large donation of food to Rugby Cats Protection had been stolen from the driveway of one of the charity’s volunteers.

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Police officer hit by car during chase in Rugby

Police officer hit by car during chase in Rugby

A police officer was hit by a car during a police chase which started in Rugby town centre yesterday (Wednesday March 15).

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Several items stolen in Rugby burglary

Several items stolen in Rugby burglary

Burglars stole several items from a house in Rugby this week, police have reported.

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Driver jailed for causing death of bride-to-be

A Kilsby man’s “aggressive and impatient” overtaking manoeuvre caused the death of a bride-to-be just weeks before her big day.

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Teenager hit in the back of the head with unknown object in Rugby assault

An 18-year-old man was hit in the back of the head with an unknown object during an assault in Rugby during the early hours of Saturday February 18.

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Five Rugby burglaries reported over weekend

Five Rugby burglaries reported over weekend

Police have released details of five Rugby burglaries that were reported this weekend.

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Police’s sense of smell lands woman in court on drugs charge

When the police went to put a Rugby woman’s dog back in her home after arresting her over a neighbours’ dispute, they noticed the distinct smell of cannabis.

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Warning over tax rebate scam

Warning over tax rebate scam

A warning has been issued about a potential scam which involves the sending of fake emails or texts offering a tax rebate.

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Rugby man sentenced to 14 months in prison for drug and driving offences

A Rugby man has been sentenced to 14 months in prison after pleading guilty to drug and driving offences.

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Police warning after prescription drugs reported lost in Rugby

Police are reminding people not to take medication that is not prescribed to them, after prescription drugs have been reported lost in Rugby.

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Thieves steal large donation of cat food from charity

A dedicated charity volunteer was left shocked when she discovered thieves had stolen a large donation of cat food left outside her house.

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Appeal to find medication lost in Rugby

Appeal to find medication lost in Rugby

An appeal has been launched to try and track down someone’s medicine that was lost in Rugby.

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