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Rugby parks manager presented with MBE by Prince Charles

A parks and ground manager for Rugby Borough Council has been presented an MBE medal.

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Members of Braunston WI.

Going green in Braunston

Green members of Braunston WI encouraged people to get passionate about climate change during Valentine’s week.

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Kym-Lee with the brave girls.

Children brave chop to help young people with cancer

Two brave little girls were the ‘mane’ attraction at a Rugby salon as they helped children with cancer.

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Three break-ins reported in Rugby yesterday

Three break-ins reported in Rugby yesterday

Three break-ins happened in Rugby yesterday (Monday February 20), Warwickshire Police have reported.

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Brian Medcraft.

Three-year-old boy falls out of lorry on Rugby roundabout

A three-year-old boy fell out of a flatbed lorry and went under the vehicle after the nearside door flew open as it went round a Rugby traffic island.

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The "racist" t-shirt and Negan from The Walking Dead.

Primark pulls “shocking” and “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt from stores after angry complaint

Primark has removed a t-shirt promoting hit US TV show The Walking Dead from its stores after it was branded “fantastically offensive” and “racist” by an angry shopper.

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See the cream of Rugby’s artistic talents

There’s still time to see the latest offerings from some of the best artists in the borough.

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Burglaries and theft in Rugby

Burglaries and theft in Rugby

Warwickshire Police have released details of two burglaries and two thefts which happened during February.

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Rugby pancake races 2015.

Last chance to enter Rugby pancake day races

The annual Pancake Day races will be returning to Rugby next week.

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Iron Age sword shaped currency bar found at Long Lawford.

Iron Age items found during Long Lawford dig

Evidence of human activity dating back 2,000 years has been discovered at a housing development site in Rugby.

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Rugby Mayor Sally Bragg with Intermediate winner Lauren Hill three Rotary presidents and competiion organiser Terri Morgan.

Buzz at young photographer exhibition

There was a real buzz at the launch of the second Rotary Young Photographer exhibition on Saturday.

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Fire engines and an ambulance outside the house in Lower Hillmorton Road, Rugby

Woman rescued from Rugby house fire

A woman was rescued by fire crews after a house fire in Lower Hillmorton Road, Rugby, this Saturday (February 18).

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Royal British Legion offering D-Day veterans tours to Normandy to pay their respects

The Royal British Legion’s travel arm is offering D-Day veterans free-of-charge tours to Normandy, but as the organisation has no database of D-Day veterans, it needs your help to spread the word.

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Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Shigellosis: Parent guide to everything you need to know about highly infectious bug in schools

This highly-infectious vomiting bug is sweeping schools across the UK, leading to a warning to parents to know the symptoms.

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Vanshika Anand. Picture: Simon Giddings, Prime Photography.

Vanshika helps break down mental health barriers

A Rugby teenager has been breaking down barriers associated with mental health since winning a beauty pageant.

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NHS IN CRISIS: ‘Stroke patients will have to travel further to fewer hospitals in future’

NHS IN CRISIS: ‘Stroke patients will have to travel further to fewer hospitals in future’

Many of the plans to shake up services in the NHS and change the way of working talk about having specialised services - but campaigners fear this may mean patients travelling further to fewer hospitals.

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Morrisons recall meat product after listeria is found in packs

Morrisons recall meat product after listeria is found in packs

Supermarket Morrisons has recalled one of its meat products over concerns it may cause flu-like symptoms.

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Person trapped in car rescued after crash in Harborough Magna

Person trapped in car rescued after crash in Harborough Magna

A person trapped in a car was rescued by firefighters after a crash in Harborough Magna on Sunday morning (February 19).

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NHS IN CRISIS: GP numbers in England heading for a ‘cliff edge’

NHS IN CRISIS: GP numbers in England heading for a ‘cliff edge’

GP numbers are heading for a ‘cliff edge’ as almost 40 per cent approach retirement in the next few years, it has been warned.

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NHS IN CRISIS: Health service must not rely on ‘nursing on the cheap’

The NHS must not be forced to rely on ‘nursing on the cheap’ as vacancies of fully-qualified staff mount and trainees on cheaper and quicker courses are brought in, the Royal College of Nursing has warned.

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