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Rugby man wanted on warrant for missing court case

A Rugby man charge with assault is being sought by police.

The scene in Knightcote

Man charged with murder of Knightcote woman after body found in house

A 54-year-old man has been charged with a woman’s murder after her body was discovered at a house in Knightcote.

Father Christmas is making stops in Rugby.

Volunteers spread festive cheer in Rugby

Father Christmas will be touring the streets of Rugby and calling in at shopping centres next month.

The Half Angel coin

Rare gold coin found in field near Rugby expected to sell for up to £15,000 at auction

A rare gold coin dating from the brief reign of Richard III has been found by a metal detectorist just a few miles from Bosworth Field where the king famously met his death in combat in 1485.

Artist brightens patients’ lives at Rugby hospital

Artist brightens patients’ lives at Rugby hospital

Midlands-based artist Lynne Hollingsworth has returned to Rugby’s Hospital of St Cross to bring more colour into two wards.

Southam-based Find me A Gift have released their very own Christmas advert.

WATCH: Southam-based online retailer releases Christmas advert

An online retailer based in Southam have released their very own Christmas advert.


Here’s how to be part of Great British Bake Off 2018 - apply now

Applications are now open for the 2018 series of The Great British Bake Off.

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Firefighters called to car fire in Cawston

Firefighters were called out to a car fire in Cawston early this morning (Thursday).

Latest news.

Rugby Foodbank appeal after surge in users

Rugby Foodbank blames Universal Credit, low wages and debt for a 25 per cent increase in demand for emergency food parcels distributed since last year.

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Man jailed after breaking into Rugby home and stealing jewellery and car keys

A man who broke into a property in Rugby and stole car key and jewellery has been jailed.

Citizens Advice South Warwickshire

Benefits and debt are among most common issues faced by people using Citizens Advice South Warwickshire

Problems with benefits, tax credits and debt are the most common issues faced by people coming to Citizens Advice South Warwickshire, but housing and threatened homelessness are of growing concern.

Mental health news.

Mental health services in Warwickshire 'require improvement'

An NHS provider of mental health services across Coventry and Warwickshire requires improvement, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has ruled.
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UPDATE: Section of A45 near Rugby reopens after accident

A section of the A45 has now reopened after an earlier accident involving a woman and a lorry.

Peter Cooper. Photo supplied by Warwickshire Police.

Police appealing for help to find missing Rugby man

Police are appealing for help to find a missing Rugby man.

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Police appealing for help identifying woman who could help Rugby theft investigation

Police are appealing for help in tracking down a woman who could have information about a theft in Rugby.

Record turn out for ancient ceremony in Ryton

Record turn out for ancient ceremony in Ryton

A very wet morning with continuous light rain failed to dampen the enthusiasm of the Wroth Silverers who were once again gathering in the predawn darkness on Knightlow Hill to see Rachael Gladstone-Brown, the Agent of the Duke of Buchleuch, collect on his behalf his Wroth Silver money.


VIDEO: Shocking footage shows female hunt saboteur being hit after row with man in Birdingbury

This is the dramatic moment a female hunt saboteur clashed with an angry man as she tied to monitor an event in Birdingbury - and was left hospitalised with a cut to the face.
Sean Maher, 26, may be in the Rugby area.

Police hunt for prisoner who may be in Rugby area

Police are appealing for information on the location of a prisoner who is believed to have spent time in Rugby.
Rugby town centre will be shining with festive lights

When is Rugby's official Christmas lights switch on for 2017?

With the festive season fast approaching, Rugby's town centre will soon be lit up by Christmas lights.
Planting at the country park.

Purple haze at Daventry Country Park thanks to Rotary

Swathes of purple will greet visitors to Daventry Country Park in the spring thanks to a partnership with Danetre Rotary Club.

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