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Witness appeal after Coventry City fan attacked by Bristol Rovers fan

A 24-year-old Coventry City fan was attacked by a travelling Bristol Rovers fan after the two sides played each other at the Ricoh Arena this Saturday (March 25).

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Former Rugby man convicted of sexual abuse of girl, 14

A former Rugby man has been convicted of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl and has been remanded in custody while a pre-sentence report is prepared on him.

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Watford Gap Services

Tyres worth £78,000 stolen from lorry at Watford Gap services

Around £78,000 worth of tyres were stolen from a parked lorry at the M1 Watford Gap services near Rugby.

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Is this Britains most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Is this Britain’s most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Kids are literally getting wasted with Britain’s daftest drug craze - sniffing fumes from burning WHEELIE BINS, its has been claimed.

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The aftermath of Wednesday's attack in Westminster (photo by SWNS.com)

Westminster attack: The stories bringing the horror closer to home in our region

In the aftermath of Wednesday’s terror attack in Westminster we look at the impact it made locally across our region.

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Ashton Lodge Country House uses the milk churns as ashtrays. Two were stolen on Thursday, March 16. Photo courtesy of Ashton Lodge Country House NNL-170321-093926001

Reward to find stolen Street Ashton hotel milk churns

A £200 reward is on offer in a bid to find two beloved milk churns used as ashtrays stolen from a Street Ashton hotel.

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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

LIVE THURSDAY: Hero police officer and woman who died named after Westminster terror attack, eight arrested in raids across UK

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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Police are appealing for witnesses to the attack yesterday night (March 26)

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 has stepped in after part of a food donation was stolen. NNL-170313-133257001

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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Police are appealing for witnesses to the attack yesterday night (March 26)

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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