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Special event recognises police volunteers

Special event recognises police volunteers

THE contributions of volunteers will be celebrated during a special weekend event hosted by Warwickshire Police and Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Seccombe. The event comes at the conclusion of National Volunteers’ Week on Saturday 9th June and...

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Six of the best as Williams strikes gold

Six of the best as Williams strikes gold

ATHLETICS STRATFORD-upon-Avon Athletic Club enjoyed a Midland Masters Championships to remember with a dazzling array of medal-winners. Paula Williams led the way with six gold medals in a dominating performance in the event at Nuneaton on Sunday....

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Hain left speechless by Bears cap

Hain left speechless by Bears cap

CRICKET Report by Brian Halford SAM Hain admits that he is “more than proud” to have been awarded his Warwickshire cap. Hain became the first Bears player in four years to be capped when he received the honour from captain Jeetan Patel at the end of...

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Full steam ahead for new train company

Full steam ahead for new train company

THE company that runs the popular Shakespeare Express steam train has raised the £800,000 needed to set itself up as a train operating company. Pleasure services run by Vintage Trains were operated by West Coast Railway Company until the end of last...

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 

VIDEO: England beat Brazil at the beautiful game

BARCELONA is synonymous with playing the Beautiful Game – and now the list of footballing success includes a team from Stratford. Stratford Town Colts Under-14s produced a giant-killing run to win the prestigious Barcelona Football Festival in their...

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Roy’s pedal power helps hospice

Roy’s pedal power helps hospice

FORMER national and Great Britain international athlete Dr Roy Lodge MBE will undertake another sponsored cycle ride this year from Stratford-upon-Avon to Bath to raise funds for Shakespeare Hospice. Roy, a former Stratford Mayor, sets off on Sunday...

5 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Warwick School boys hold Sleep Out event for charity

Warwick School boys hold Sleep Out event for charity

NEARLY 100 Warwick School students slept in cardboard boxes as part of a Sleep Out event to raise money for charity. The boys built their own cardboard shelter and used some plastic bags and tape to make them as waterproof as possible. The event was...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Appeal by police over Stratford sexual assault

Appeal by police over Stratford sexual assault

POLICE have appealed for information about a sexual assault in Stratford-upon-Avon at the weekend. The incident happened at around 1am on Saturday 2nd June in an area near Clopton Road and Arthur Road. Police were alerted after local people heard the...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Alcester Town U14s celebrate Evesham League double

Alcester Town U14s celebrate Evesham League double

YOUTH FOOTBALL ALCESTER Town Under-14 Juniors were crowned Ambassador Evesham League U14 Pool A champions following title rivals Stratford Town’s defeat to Meadow Park. The Juniors had already completed their league fixtures and topped the table by...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 

VIDEO: Council leader hits new heights as Women’s Tour countdown begins

THE leader of Warwickshire County Council has completed the ascent of one of south Warwickshire’s steepest road hills to help promote the upcoming OVO Energy Women’s Tour. The third stage of the cycling race will take place in Warwickshire on Friday,...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Police target driving offences using lorry cab

Police target driving offences using lorry cab

POLICE officers across Warwickshire and West Mercia forces will be using the cab of an HGV as a spotter vehicle to identify motorists committing driving offences on the strategic roads network.  From 4th to 18th June officers will be engaged in...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Council confirms record number of affordable homes

Council confirms record number of affordable homes

A RECORD number of affordable homes were built in Stratford-on-Avon district last year, the district council has confirmed. The final figure was 377 homes for rent or shared ownership through housing associations, eclipsing the previous highest amount...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Wellesbourne take over as new Cotswold Hills leaders

Wellesbourne take over as new Cotswold Hills leaders

CRICKET WELLESBOURNE took over as the new leaders of the Cotswold Hills League Premier Division after sending previous pacesetters Lapworth to their first defeat of the season. Sean Hopwood and Chris Evans both snapped up three wickets as Bourne...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Champions Stratford extend winning run in Wildmoor Spa League

Champions Stratford extend winning run in Wildmoor Spa League

TENNIS NEW pairing Max Hurtubise and William Morley-Cotterell completed a winning double to help Stratford defeat Alcester B 3-1 in the Men’s Wildmoor Spa Summer Tennis League Premier Division Reigning champions Stratford remain unbeaten, with seven...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
Sea cadets enjoy county success

Sea cadets enjoy county success

PADDLESPORTS STRATFORD-upon-Avon Sea Cadets recorded six gold medals and 12 silver in a hugely successful competition at the Warwickshire District Paddlesport event in Sutton Park. Every cadet returned to Stratford with at least one medal and the...

4 June 2018 in Regional West
 
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