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Leamington student wins regional fashion design award

A Leamington student says she has received the confidence boost she needed to pursue her dreams by winning a regional fashion design award. Sophie Gordon, 22, who recently completed a three-year Fashion BA(hons) course at Coventry University, was named t

35 min. ago in Regional West

Stanks Island revamp set for later next year

Warwickshire County Council has revealed their proposals for the improvements to a busy roundabout in Warwick. Last week Nicola van der Hoven from Warwick County Council presented the proposed improvements that are to be made to the A46 at Stank’s Island

35 min. ago in Regional West

New activity stations in Abbey Fields to be officially opened

Three new outdoor activity stations in Abbey Fields are set to be officially opened in a ceremony on Thursday October 27. The two activity stations by the tennis courts are for chin-ups and for sit-ups, and the third station by the lake is for press-ups.

today, 13:13 in Regional West

Morrisons launches in-store pumpkin carving lessons for parents

It’s the time of year when pumpkins are transformed into something ghoulish for Halloween. However, research carried out by supermarket chain Morrisons suggests that almost half of parents lack confidence in their pumpkin carving skills. Morrisons is to

today, 13:13 in Regional West

Kenilworth’s annual fireworks display named among top five in England

Kenilworth’s annual fireworks display at Kenilworth Castle has been named among the top five displays in the country, according to tourist group Visit England. The group described the Round Table-organised show as ‘an amazing aerial display of colour’ in

today, 12:24 in Regional West

Six of the best pumpkin ideas and how to make them

Halloween is fast approaching so to save you panicking about your pumpkin, we’ve pulled together six popular designs and guides on how to do them. So whether you want a Minion pumpkin or even a glow in the dark pumpkin, these ideas should help. And don’t

today, 11:48 in Regional West

Woman cut free from car after crash in Leamington

This picture was taken by a reader after a two-car collision in Leamington at rush-hour yesterday. Emergency services, including West Midlands Ambulance Service and Warwickshire Police, were called to the incident which took place in Lillington Avenue at

today, 11:19 in Regional West

RSPCA issue warning after goose is shot in Warwick

The RSPCA has issued a warning after being called out to rescue a goose that had been shot in Warwick. Karl Marston, the charity’s animal collection officer, was called out to Shakespeare Avenue yesterday morning after someone reported an injured Canada

yesterday, 17:47 in Regional West

VIDEO: The world’s first airbag for cyclists ‘already saving lives’

A firm has designed the world’s first airbag for cyclists. The Swedish Hövding airbag is designed to revolutionise head protection and videos of the invention online have attracted more than 150 million views as cyclists get excited about the inflatable

yesterday, 15:15 in Regional West

Warwick care home could receive multi-million pound refurb

A care home in Warwick could be set to have a multi-million pound refurbishment. Woodside care home, which is located on Spinney Hill, could be getting a modernisation by WCS Care, who operates the care home. WCS Care are a Warwickshire-based charity who

yesterday, 15:06 in Regional West

Police advise to be safe this Halloween

Warwickshire Police are advising people to have a safe Halloween this year, With the spooky holiday approaching fast the police are urging people who are going trick or treating or having a party to stay safe. They have advised that adults should always

yesterday, 14:29 in Regional West

Main bus route from Daventry to Leamington Spa scrapped as it is ‘not financially viable’

Bus users in Daventry will only be able to use one daily route between Daventry and Leamington Spa from next month, it has been announced. Warwickshire County Council announced last week that bus route 65, which travels from Daventry to Staverton to Sout

yesterday, 13:39 in Regional West

Millions of Brits risking home security

Millions of Brits are leaving their windows and doors unlocked, leaving keys in the garden and relying on their dog to keep their home safe, a study has found. One in five leave their doors unlocked all or most of the time on a typical day and 48 per cen

yesterday, 12:28 in Regional West

Plans for ‘luxury’ student digs in Kenilworth raise concerns

A plan to convert a Kenilworth hotel into ‘luxury’ student accommodation is proving controversial. Victoria Lodge in Warwick Road could become an 11-bedroom house aimed at either postgraduates or young professionals if the plans are approved by Warwick D

yesterday, 11:32 in Regional West

Topping out ceremony for new housing estate in Leamington

A new affordable family housing development in Leamington has hit a high point – thanks to the town’s Mayor. Cllr Ann Morrison, the mayor of Leamington, performed a topping out ceremony with developer Orbit and Coventry-based Deeley Construction at Union

yesterday, 11:32 in Regional West

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