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Fire fighters called to generator fire in Rugby

Fire fighters were called to a fire at an industrial building in Rugby this morning (Friday).

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Cllr Alan Cockburn

County councillor steps down from cabinet following ‘breach of protocol’

A Warwickshire county councillor has stepped down from his cabinet role following an ‘unintended breach of protocol’.

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The dancers with their awards.

Young Rugby dancers win awards in prestigious festival

Young dancers from Christine Anderson Theatre School in Rugby have scooped top awards at the Nuneaton Festival of Arts.

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The first pupils at Princethorpe College

Pupils and staff mark 50th anniversary of Princethorpe College

Pupils and staff at Princethorpe College have been celebrating a great milestone in the school’s history throughout this academic year.

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Cars have been left covered in a layer of red dust

Why have our cars suddenly been covered in dust?

People across the country will have woken up this morning to find their cars covered in a mysterious red dust.

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Police would like to identify this man after a wallet theft in Rugby.

CCTV image released of man police would like to identify after wallet theft in Rugby

Warwickshire Police has released a CCTV image of a man they would like to identify and speak to following a theft in Rugby town centre in the early hours of Saturday, 3 June.

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Lynn Minrath.

Wolston fraudster jailed after fleecing pensioner out of more than £150,000

A callous fraudster who befriended a vulnerable pensioner and left her penniless after fleecing her out of more than more than £150,000 has been jailed.

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One-year-old girl dies after car crash near Rugby

A one-year-old girl has died after a car crash near Rugby.

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The annual Dunchurch Fete was staged on Saturday with stalls and attractions for all the family. The event began with a walking procession through the streets of Dunchurch, although it had to begin outside the Parish Church. NNL-170619-034940009

Movie magic as Dunchurch enjoys baking-hot fete

The traditional procession route had to be curtailed but everything else which makes Dunchurch Fete a great event combined for another memorable Saturday afternoon.

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Child in hospital with serious injuries after crash near Wolvey

A child was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a car collided with a hedge near Wolvey this afternoon (Thursday, June 22).

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Pictured from left, are Cyber Crime Advisor Sam Slemensek, Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Seccombe, Cyber Crime Advisor Alex Gloster and Louise Williams, Warwickshire County Councils Community Safety Manager.

Survey reveals Warwickshire adults lost £9 million to cyber crime

A survey has revealed that adults in Warwickshire have lost nearly £9 million due to cyber crime.

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Rugby town centre hit by power cut

Rugby town centre hit by power cut

Rugby town centre has been hit by a power cut this morning (Thursday June 22).

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Molly Louis, Head of Care at Cherry Trees care home, with a member of staff and some of the residents.
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Shock as successful Rugby dementia care home closing down

A successful dementia care home in Rugby will be closing, leaving residents and their families devastated.

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Rugby choir marks 150 years with two special concerts

Rugby Philharmonic Choir will perform two special concerts to mark their 150th anniversary celebrations.

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Harborough man accused of attempted murder of Rugby salesman denies charge

A Harborough man accused of attempted murder after allegedly running over a Rugby car salesman has denied the charge.

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REACTION: Rugby Local Plan approved including Lodge Farm

The plan for where up to 15,000 houses will be placed in Rugby borough was taken to the next stage as the Local Plan was approved tonight (Wednesday, June 21), including the controversial Lodge Farm proposal.

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LIVE: Rugby Local Plan approved after lively debate

Rugby borough councillors approved the Local Plan in a hotly debated meeting this evening (Wednesday, June 21).

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Valuables stolen during early morning Hillmorton break-in

Valuables stolen during early morning Hillmorton break-in

Burglars stole numerous valuables in an early morning break-in at a home in Hillmorton before bank cards were used a nearby petrol station, according to police.

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A family fun day was hosted by Caldecott Park recently, with entertainment, activities and food stalls. NNL-170619-040330009

PICTURES: Sunny return for Rugby carnival after more than 10 years

Hundreds of people enjoyed the first carnival in Rugby in more than 10 years on Saturday (June 17).

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Travellers facing eviction after moving onto Rugby park

Travellers facing eviction after moving onto Rugby park

Travellers are facing court proceedings as the council aims to evict them after setting up a ‘camp’ at a park in Rugby last night (Tuesday, June 20).

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