Christmas News
Santa Claus is coming to Rugby – here is where you can meet him

Santa Claus is coming to Rugby – here is where you can meet him

Santa Claus is coming to town – and he is inviting Rugbeians of all ages to visit him at his grotto in ‘Yum Yum World’ on High Street.

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Rugby’s Christmas light switch-on 2018 in photos

Rugby’s Christmas light switch-on 2018 in photos

The crowds turned out on Sunday to watch X-Factor winner Matt Terry switch on Rugby’s Christmas lights.

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Rugby Christmas Lights Switch-On 2018: here’s everything you need to know

Rugby Christmas Lights Switch-On 2018: here’s everything you need to know

The festive season is now upon as, and Rugby is about to get into the spirit with the switch-on of the Christmas Lights for 2018.

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REVEALED: What inmates in HMP Onley will be tucking into on Christmas Day

REVEALED: What inmates in HMP Onley will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Prison bosses have revealed the menu inmates in English prisons can expect this Christmas.

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POLL: When should you take your Christmas decorations down in Rugby?

POLL: When should you take your Christmas decorations down in Rugby?

Rugby’s festive are lights on and many merrymakers in the town have trawled through their attics to dust off their own lights and hang them with care.

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Scout grotto finds new home for Christmas

Scout grotto finds new home for Christmas

Newbold Scouts are relieved after finding a new home for their popular Christmas grotto after having to leave their base of two years when it was put on the market.

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Santa’s grotto ran by Newbold Scouts needs a new home again

Santa’s grotto ran by Newbold Scouts needs a new home again

A popular Santa’s grotto ran by Scouts in Newbold is looking for a new home again as they cannot stay at their base for the last two years anymore.

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Give a Rugby young carer a Christmas gift

Give a Rugby young carer a Christmas gift

A supermarket is inviting customers to give a gift for young carers in Rugby this Christmas.

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Santa’s all set to open Rugby town centre grotto

Santa’s all set to open Rugby town centre grotto

Don’t forget… Santa’s Grotto will be throwing open its doors at St Andrew’s Church in Rugby starting tomorrow (Saturday).

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