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Lit Lady Godiva statue honours Casper and Corey Platt-May
A city's landmark was lit to honour two brothers killed by a speeding car in Coventry one year on from their deaths.
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Jamie Riddick facing release after killing three
An uninsured drink-driver who killed three passengers when he crashed is facing release after serving three years of a nine-year sentence.
2019-02-21 19:20
Ex-police officer from Bidford-on-Avon accused of child abuse
An ex-police officer accused of sexually assaulting 11 children and young adults in the 1970s and 1980s made "great use of his relative position of power", a court has heard.
2019-02-20 22:20
HMS Warwick World War Two sinking remembered 75 years on
Events are taking place across England to mark 75 years since HMS Warwick sank during World War Two.
2019-02-20 09:44
Man jailed for robbing stab victim 'like dying animal'
A man involved in violence that led to the fatal stabbing of Specials singer Neville Staple's grandson has been jailed for four years.
2019-02-19 20:05
Murder charge over fatal Coventry stabbing
A man has been charged with murder after a 22-year-old man died from knife wounds.
2019-02-19 13:47
Shipston on Stour Co-op ram raid thieves fail to open ATM
Thieves smashed into the front of a Co-operative shop, taking its ATM machine and causing thousands of pounds of damage, police said.
2019-02-18 13:38
Warwick University hires legal expert for rape chat review
A university at the centre of a Whatsapp rape chat probe has laid out review plans after its handling of the investigation was called into question.
2019-02-14 16:11
Ex-Warwickshire Police officer admits misusing police systems
A former Warwickshire Police officer who admitted misusing police systems has been given a community order.
2019-02-14 08:50
Rugby nurse manager faces resident neglect charge
A senior nurse manager at a care home has been charged over alleged neglect of a resident who died.
2019-02-13 12:53
Daily News
Lima Sopoaga's injury, Sale Sharks 'efficiency' and touch judges you 'wouldn't want measuring your carpet'

Director of rugby Dai Young was critical of Wasps' poor first half that paved the way for a 24-18 defeat to Sale Sharks at the Ricoh Arena.

Tries from Rob Webber, Denny Solomona and a penalty try plus seven points from the boot of Faf de Klerk saw Steve Diamond's side home despite Wasps

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'Embarrassing' Coventry City legend rages at Ricoh Arena dispute

Coventry City legend Dion Dublin has slammed the club’s current plight as an 'embarrassment'.

With Coventry battling to preserve their EFL status because they can’t guarantee they will have a home ground next term, Dublin and another former Sky Blue, Kevin Kilbane, were asked for their

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Your NHS prescriptions are about to cost you more

People in Coventry and Warwickshire are about to be hit with a price increase for their prescriptions.

The Government has announced that NHS prescription charges will increase to £9 from Monday April 1.

That's a 20p increase - adding up for those who need a regular

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Man charged with attempted murder over shooting

Detectives investigating an attempted murder have now charged a man in connection with the shooting last year.

Martynas Okmanas, of Studfall Avenue in Corby, Northamptonshire, was arrested yesterday (Friday, February 22) and charged with attempted murder.

The charge is in connection

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Twycross Zoo warns last-minute visitors to stay away

If you haven't pre-booked a ticket, you won't be getting into Twycross Zoo today.

The popular Leicestershire zoo has warned those who may pay a visit who haven't already booked to stay away.

The zoo is full booked today (Saturday, February 23), although members can still attend as

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The Henry Fraser message that inspired Jack Willis' Wasps comeback FOUR months ahead of schedule

Instead of boarding a plane bound for South Africa with the promise of earning his first England caps last summer, Jack Willis was wheelchair bound being waited on hand and foot by his family.

Just days after he was rewarded for a breakthrough season at Wasps by getting a first call-up by

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Can the 'best' defender in League One stop the top striker in division when Coventry City take on Luton Town?

Mark Robins is hoping the player he believes is the one of the best defenders in League One is on top of his game when he goes head to head with the best striker in the division.

The Sky Blues boss rates Jordan Willis extremely highly and is banking on the centre-half – who will be

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CCTV of man released as cops investigate assault on woman

CCTV footage of a man police want to speak to after a woman was assaulted in Coventry city centre has been released.

The assault happened on Croft Road just before 4am on Sunday, January 13.

Coventry Police shared the appeal to trace the man today (Saturday, February 23).

They

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Latest news from Coventry
today 18:26 Lima Sopoaga's injury, Sale Sharks 'efficiency' and touch judges you 'wouldn't want measuring your carpet'
today 18:26 'Embarrassing' Coventry City legend rages at Ricoh Arena dispute
today 18:26 Your NHS prescriptions are about to cost you more
today 18:26 Man charged with attempted murder over shooting
today 18:26 Twycross Zoo warns last-minute visitors to stay away
today 14:14 The Henry Fraser message that inspired Jack Willis' Wasps comeback FOUR months ahead of schedule
today 14:14 Can the 'best' defender in League One stop the top striker in division when Coventry City take on Luton Town?
today 14:14 CCTV of man released as cops investigate assault on woman
today 13:26 Lit Lady Godiva statue honours Casper and Corey Platt-May
today 12:08 Coventry City receive Ricoh deadline as Mark Robins explores his goalkeeping options
today 12:08 This is the most popular takeaway in Coventry - and it's not what the rest of the country is eating
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today 12:08 How a new online tool is tackling loneliness in Solihull
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today 12:08 Cycle ride in honour of famous former resident
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today 12:08 10 things you'll know if you're living on Universal Credit
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today 12:08 Pub worker stole nearly £2,000 from bosses in Coventry
today 06:53 Mystery over unfinished luxury hotel and spa in Coventry
yesterday 20:23 This high street favourite launches huge kitchen appliance clearance sale
yesterday 20:23 This high street favourite launches huge kitchen appliance clearance sale
yesterday 20:23 The best pubs in Warwickshire according to you
yesterday 20:23 First images released of Alton Towers' new Dungeon attraction
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yesterday 18:17 Free takeaway deal launched for this weekend's Six Nations matches
yesterday 18:17 Free takeaway deal launched for this weekend's Six Nations matches
yesterday 18:17 Vans launch the comfiest shoe which feels like you are walking on clouds
yesterday 18:17 Vans launch the comfiest shoe which feels like you are walking on clouds
yesterday 18:17 Updates: Trains cancelled at Coventry due to incident on the railway
yesterday 17:14 Coventry City’s trip to Luton Town is about to put this Sky Blues star in esteemed company
yesterday 17:14 Ricoh Arena row: Key diary dates as homelessness looms
yesterday 17:14 Ricoh Arena row: This is what all parties have said today
yesterday 17:14 List of food products being urgently recalled by Sainbury's, Iceland and Lidl
yesterday 17:14 Mark Robins spells out season's ambition as Coventry City prepare for 'dangerous' game for league leaders
yesterday 17:14 Lastminute launches huge sale on holidays to Asia - including Bali
yesterday 15:23 Sooty terns: A squid diet causes population problems for sea birds
yesterday 15:08 Cathedral City owner Dairy Crest to be taken over by Saputo
yesterday 15:08 Leamington creative quarter vision being showcased on international stage
yesterday 15:08 Happy Mondays announce Greatest Hits Tour - here's where you'll be able to see them
yesterday 15:08 The huge new GP centre that could replace old police station
yesterday 15:08 Manhunt for escaped prisoner comes to Coventry
yesterday 15:08 Woman taken to hospital after incident outside Coventry shops
yesterday 14:20 From Gormley to Rodin: The famous artworks hidden in plain sight
yesterday 13:17 Premiership: Wasps v Sale Sharks
yesterday 13:02 Sleeping with the Far Right viewers react to Jack Sen and Alice Levine documentary
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