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Brad Shields' England hopes dashed ahead of summer switch to Wasps

Brad Shields' England hopes dashed ahead of summer switch to Wasps

Future Wasps flanker Brad Shields' hopes of playing for England this summer appear to have been dashed. The 27-year-old is making the switch from Super Rugby side the Hurricanes this summer and has firmly been a part of England head coach Eddie Jones'...

Thursday, 13:09 in Sport
 

Two early front runners emerge in race for Coventry City Player of the Season

Two early front runners have emerged for the honour of Coventry City Player of the Season, according to a CoventryLive poll. There are six main contenders but the early indications from fans suggests this year's award will be a two horse race. Sky...

Thursday, 13:09 in Sport
 

James Maddison windfall, Ponticelli's ambitions and Bayliss dilemma - all the Sky Blues news

Contenders and pretenders Coventry City players have already been recognised in the game’s annual awards. Goalkeeper Lee Burge and defender Jordan Willis have been named in the EFL League Two Team of the Season, while right-back Jack Grimmer has been...

Thursday, 13:09 in Sport
 

Three-car pile-up on A46 leaves two injured: What we know so far

A three vehicle collision has caused traffic chaos in Warwickshire today, causing a section of the A46 to close for an extended period of time. Police, fire and ambulance crews attended the scene, between the A429 and Longbridge Island on the...

Thursday, 12:37 in Regional West
 

Police helicopter and dogs team searches Bedworth for thief

A police helicopter was scrambled into the skies and a dog unit dispatched to catch a suspected thief in Bedworth. Householders heard the helicopter in the early hours of this morning across the town. Some had even seen the dog unit in the Alice Close...

Thursday, 12:11 in Regional West
 

Lorry driver caused horrific M6 crash which paralysed motorist

A 'model citizen' whose dangerous driving on the M6 left an engineer paralysed has failed in an Appeal Court bid to get his jail term cut. Lorry driver, Andrew Arthur Hallbrook, of Donnington Court, Dudley, was locked up for two-and-a-half years at...

Thursday, 11:50 in Regional West
 

Live: Firefighters battle blaze at recycling plant in Coventry

Fire crews from two stations have been called to a fire at a Coventry recycling plant this morning. West Midlands Fire Service received a 999 call at 9.11am today, with reports of a fire on Stoney Stanton Road. Both engines from Coventry Fire Station...

Thursday, 11:39 in Regional West
 

Coventry City find site for new training ground - but it's still a secret

Coventry City FC has found a location for a new training ground - but are staying tight-lipped about the location. Plans to redevelop its Ryton facility for housing were heard as part of a public inquiry into the Rugby Local Plan. The club is putting...

Thursday, 10:56 in Regional West
 

Main commuter road blocked after crash involving three cars

A main commuting route was blocked on Wednesday following an accident involving three cars. The cars collided on Hobs Moat Road at the junction of Ulleries Road, just outside Planet Ice, in Solihull just before 3pm. Two fire crews were at the scene...

Thursday, 10:42 in Regional West
 

Girl, 5, dies after being swept out to sea with mum

A five-year-old girl has died after being swept out to sea with her mum in Dorset. At around 11.30am on Wednesday April 18, HM Coastguard received reports of a child and a woman in distress in the water at beauty spot Durdle Door. The woman was...

Thursday, 09:58 in Regional West
 

Hour by hour forecast for Coventry and Warwickshire today as scorching weather arrives

Coventry and Warwickshire have transformed from chilly, snow-covered landscapes to an area baked by sizzling sun in a matter of weeks. Today will be the hottest of the year, with the mercury hitting a scorching 23C in the city and surrounding county....

Thursday, 09:13 in Regional West
 

Television personality Dale Winton has died at the age of 62

Television personality Dale Winton has died at the age of 62. The Dale's Supermarket Sweep star's agent has confirmed his sad passing this evening. It emerged he died at his home earlier on Wednesday. His long-term agent Jan Kennedy said in a...

Thursday, 07:30 in Regional West
 

Who's your Coventry City player of the year? - here are the main contenders

Coventry City players have already been recognised in the game’s annual awards. Goalkeeper Lee Burge and defender Jordan Willis have been named in the EFL League Two Team of the Season, while right-back Jack Grimmer has been selected by his peers for...

Wednesday, 17:32 in Sport
 

Garry Twist murder trial: Final moments of Jaguar Land Rover worker caught on CCTV

The final moments of an alleged murder victim's life were caught on CCTV and today shown to a jury at his murder trial. The footage shows Garry Twist inside a pub with his girlfriend before they leave and head out in to the street. It's once outside...

Wednesday, 17:19 in Regional West
 

Good Samaritan mown down by burglars as he protected neighbours' home in Bedworth

A Good Samaritan was left with serious leg injuries after being mown down by burglars as he attempted to protect his neighbour's home in Bedworth. The 54-year-old victim, who has not been identified, had challenged two thieves who had broken in his...

Wednesday, 16:57 in Regional West
 


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