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Lack of transport plan for Rugby could impact on town's air quality councillor says

Frustrated Rugby councillors are to urge Warwickshire County Council chiefs to come up with a transport plan for the town - nine months after first raising the matter.

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Popular pub-restaurant group scoops major hospitality award

Peter Borg-Neal, CEO of popular pub-restaurant operator Oakman Inns - which has venues across Herts, Bucks, Oxon, Northants, Warwickshire and Bedfordshire - was recognised with a Pub & Bar Award at the 35th Annual ‘Cateys’ in London.

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More frozen foods recalled: Full list of 53 items from Aldi, Iceland, Lidl, Sainsbuy’s, Tesco and Waitrose linked to listeria outbreak

UK Supermarkets have been forced to pull more frozen vegetable products from their shelves over fears that they may be contaminated with the listeria bacteria.

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Traffic accident causes delays near Rugby's Avon Mill roundabout

An accident is causing delays near the Avon Mill roundabout.

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The full list of 43 frozen foods recalled from Tesco, Lidl, Aldi, Waitrose, Sainsbury's and more due to the listeria outbreak

Supermarket chains including Waitrose, Tesco and Aldi have been forced to remove dozens of items from sale, following an outbreak of listeria.

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Severe delays for motorists after fallen tree blocks road in Rugby

Motorists were facing severe delays this morning, July 6, owing to a section of Ashlawn Road being blocked by a fallen tree.
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Mayor gets crafty as Hobbycraft opens in Rugby

The latest store has opened its doors on Rugby’s Elliott’s Field shopping park.
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Delays after crash near Bubbenhall

Drivers are facing delays this afternoon after a crash near Bubbenhall.

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Dessert restaurant could be coming to the Swan Centre

In what must be sweet news for dessert lovers, plans have moved forward for the new dessert restaurant proposed for Rugby town centre.
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GUIDE: All you need to know about this weekend's British Grand Prix at Silverstone

For one weekend a year, the village of Silverstone becomes one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country as F1 descends on Northamptonshire.
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People are being urged to be careful with their water use.

Rugby residents urged to think about water use after supplies in the town are interrupted

Households in Rugby are being asked to be careful with their water use at peak times.

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Is it too hot to work in the heatwave? Your rights on when you can leave the office and go home

The UK is set to sizzle this week as a heatwave sweeps across the country but does it ever get too hot to be sent home from work?

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Plan to draw more tourists to Rugby borough

Plan to draw more tourists to Rugby borough

A new plan to draw more visitors and tourists into Rugby is set to go before councillors next week.

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£847,000 of changes for 'accident blackspot' in Rugby

A raft of alterations aimed at reducing casualties have been approved for the junction of Lawford Road and Addison Road - which has been labelled as an accident blackspot.

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WATCH: Flying Scotsman steams through Rugby - with a little help

The Flying Scotsman joined forces with a Black Five locomotive to steam through Rugby as the pair pulled a train of 200 tourists from London Victoria to Preston and the Lake District.

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Mark Pawsey MP is calling for improvements to be made to help traffic near Rugby Station

MP calls for parkway cash to be used to improve Rugby’s station

Calls have been made for money originally earmarked for Rugby’s second train station to be used to improve the area around the existing station.

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Royal Mail bans postal workers from flying England flags from vans during World Cup

Royal Mail has banned postal workers from flying the England flag on their vehicles during the World Cup.

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Setback for planned Hillmorton railway station as £4m in funding is withdrawn

Plans for a railway station in Hillmorton have suffered a setback after £4 million of funding has been withdrawn.

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Traffic has been stopped on the M1 southbound this morning. (Picture via Highways England)

TRAFFIC: Long delays on the M1 southbound due to two separate crashes

Emergency services have stopped traffic on the M1 travelling southbound this morning (Wednesday).
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Plan to scrap £1.3bn renewable energy scheme could affect GE jobs in Rugby

The government's plan to scrap a £1.3 billion renewable energy proposal which could have secured jobs at Rugby's GE Energy has been labelled "appalling".
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