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They're coming home! - Look who's just been added to Coventry's Biggest Weekend lineup

Everybody get excited. Very excited.

A new act has been announced for Coventry's Biggest Weekend - and it's a good one.

We'll be getting to welcome hometown 2-Tone legends The Selecter on to the stage on Sunday May 27.

Lead singer Pauline Black said: “2-Tone music originated

yesterday 05:05
Warwickshire carpenter is EuroMillions winner

A carpenter from Stratford is celebrating after winning £1m in the EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker draw.

Aaron Fawden celebrated becoming a millionaire in the April 10 draw by buying everyone a drink at The College Arms, his local pub.

He said that among other things he plans

2018-04-21 21:29
Warwickshire carpenter is EuroMillions winner

A carpenter from Stratford is celebrating after winning £1m in the EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker draw.

Aaron Fawden celebrated becoming a millionaire in the April 10 draw by buying everyone a drink at The College Arms, his local pub.

He said that among other things he plans

2018-04-21 21:29
Coventry Crime Files: Husband tried to decapitate wife in horrific Coventry murder

CoventryLive is looking back over some of the region’s most famous and gruesome crimes from our bloody past.

Among them are murders and poisonings, together with their resulting executions, with some dating back more than 200 years.

Crime reporter Ben Eccleston investigates.

2018-04-21 18:20
Coventry Crime Files: Husband tried to decapitate wife in horrific Coventry murder

CoventryLive is looking back over some of the region’s most famous and gruesome crimes from our bloody past.

Among them are murders and poisonings, together with their resulting executions, with some dating back more than 200 years.

Crime reporter Ben Eccleston investigates.

2018-04-21 18:20
Man's body found in lake at Solihull park

A man has been found dead in a lake at a Solihull park.

Police officers made the discovery in the lake at Elmdon Park, just off Tanhouse Road, early this morning (Saturday, April 21). The pensioner, thought to be in his 90s, was reported as a missing person around an hour before his

2018-04-21 16:14
Man's body found in lake at Solihull park

A man has been found dead in a lake at a Solihull park.

Police officers made the discovery in the lake at Elmdon Park, just off Tanhouse Road, early this morning (Saturday, April 21). The pensioner, thought to be in his 90s, was reported as a missing person around an hour before his

2018-04-21 16:14
Sky lanterns banned on all public land across Nuneaton and Bedworth

Sky Lanterns have now been banned on all public land, parks and at council properties across Nuneaton and Bedworth.

They are no longer allowed to be used on any piece of Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Counci l-owned land across the two towns nor can they be used at any council properties.

2018-04-21 15:11
Sky lanterns banned on all public land across Nuneaton and Bedworth

Sky Lanterns have now been banned on all public land, parks and at council properties across Nuneaton and Bedworth.

They are no longer allowed to be used on any piece of Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Counci l-owned land across the two towns nor can they be used at any council properties.

2018-04-21 15:11
Missing girl, 15, last spotted in Coventry six weeks ago

A teenage girl who was last spotted in Coventry has now been missing for six weeks.

Paige McDonagh, who police have described as "vulnerable", was last known to be in the Wood End area of Coventry on March 9.

Paige is 15 and is from Essex.

A spokesman for Coventry

2018-04-21 13:06
Missing girl, 15, last spotted in Coventry six weeks ago

A teenage girl who was last spotted in Coventry has now been missing for six weeks.

Paige McDonagh, who police have described as "vulnerable", was last known to be in the Wood End area of Coventry on March 9.

Paige is 15 and is from Essex.

A spokesman for Coventry

2018-04-21 13:06
Jaguar Land Rover: What could happen next?

What next for Jaguar Land Rover after the Coventry car maker announced this week that it is to shed 1,000 agency staff amid declining diesel sales and uncertainty over Brexit?

The company revealed it is to lose around 1,000 agency staff from its Lode Lane factory in Solihull , scale back

2018-04-21 08:53
Jaguar Land Rover: What could happen next?

What next for Jaguar Land Rover after the Coventry car maker announced this week that it is to shed 1,000 agency staff amid declining diesel sales and uncertainty over Brexit?

The company revealed it is to lose around 1,000 agency staff from its Lode Lane factory in Solihull , scale back

2018-04-21 08:53
Kenilworth station to open at end of April
Kenilworth station is to open its doors to passengers on 30 April.
2018-04-20 23:23
Man blackmailed teen after pretending to be Muslim to sleep with her

A man has been jailed for more than three years after pretending he was Muslim to sleep with a young Coventry woman who he then blackmailed.

Sandeep Brar threatened to send intimate photos he had snapped without permission to the victim's family after meeting her in hotels.

The

2018-04-20 16:05
Wanted man on the run for five months could be in Coventry

A wanted man who has been on the run for five months could be in Coventry.

Scott Murray, 31, was due to appear at Warwickshire Magistrates' Court in connection with fraud offences committed in 2016 and 2017.

However, he failed to attend court on November 8, 2017, and a warrant was

2018-04-20 13:59
Daily News
'Outstanding' Coventry City are favourites for the points insists rival boss

Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley says his side will be the underdogs when they travel to take on Coventry City at the Ricoh Arena.

The Imps take on play-off rivals the Sky Blues on Tuesday night before travelling to Accrington, who will be confirmed as champions if they avoid defeat at

today 01:02
Revealed - the League One striker and Championship winger on trial at Coventry City

Coventry City may hand a second chance to impress to a Wigan Athletic teenager who scored the only goal for the Sky Blues Under-23s in a 5-1 thumping by Barnsley.

Centre-forward Mwiya Malumo is currently an Under-18s player for the newly-promoted League One Latics and was one of three

today 01:02
'He'll be a big miss' - Lowdown on Coventry City's play-off rivals Lincoln City

Play-off rivals Coventry City and Lincoln go head to head at the Ricoh Arena on Tuesday night both looking to take advantage of their game in hand.

The Sky Blues were due to play the Imps early last month until snow forced the clash to be postponed and rescheduled towards the back end of

today 22:56
Happy birthday West Orchards - popular shopping centre turns 27 today

West Orchards Shopping Centre in Coventry is 27 today.

The centre opened its doors to shoppers in 1991 after nearly one million man-hours of labour, and remains one of the city centre's most popular destinations.

It has changed a lot over the years and even in recent months with the

today 22:56
Happy birthday West Orchards - popular shopping centre turns 27 today

West Orchards Shopping Centre in Coventry is 27 today.

The centre opened its doors to shoppers in 1991 after nearly one million man-hours of labour, and remains one of the city centre's most popular destinations.

It has changed a lot over the years and even in recent months with the

today 22:56
This is why a dragon was in Coventry city centre today

Coming face to face with a fire-breathing dragon doesn't sound like much fun.

But the people of Coventry were certainly entertained this afternoon after the city was visited by the mythical creature as part of the city's St George's Day celebrations.

Shoppers and visitors to the

yesterday 21:53
This is why a dragon was in Coventry city centre today

Coming face to face with a fire-breathing dragon doesn't sound like much fun.

But the people of Coventry were certainly entertained this afternoon after the city was visited by the mythical creature as part of the city's St George's Day celebrations.

Shoppers and visitors to the

yesterday 21:53
Ryan Sidebottom: I've had to pinch myself, says Warwickshire fast bowler

Warwickshire's Australian fast bowler Ryan Sidebottom says helping his side to an innings victory with his first 10-wicket County Championship match haul is something that he will cherish.

Sidebottom, 28, the late season plus from an otherwise dismal 2017, was the Bears' star performer

yesterday 18:41
Latest news from Coventry
today 01:02 'Outstanding' Coventry City are favourites for the points insists rival boss
today 01:02 Revealed - the League One striker and Championship winger on trial at Coventry City
today 22:56 'He'll be a big miss' - Lowdown on Coventry City's play-off rivals Lincoln City
today 22:56 Happy birthday West Orchards - popular shopping centre turns 27 today
today 22:56 Happy birthday West Orchards - popular shopping centre turns 27 today
yesterday 21:53 This is why a dragon was in Coventry city centre today
yesterday 21:53 This is why a dragon was in Coventry city centre today
yesterday 18:41 Ryan Sidebottom: I've had to pinch myself, says Warwickshire fast bowler
yesterday 16:38 LOTTO RESULTS: The winning National Lottery numbers for Saturday April 21 2018
yesterday 16:38 If you wear sunglasses while driving you could be fined £2,500
yesterday 16:38 If you wear sunglasses while driving you could be fined £2,500
yesterday 16:38 Wasps v Northampton Saints - The Big Sting - see entertainment and how to get tickets
yesterday 16:38 Wasps v Northampton Saints - The Big Sting - see entertainment and how to get tickets
yesterday 16:38 Woman who burgled own grandmother avoids jail time
yesterday 16:38 Woman who burgled own grandmother avoids jail time
yesterday 15:35 RSPCA 'sickened' after tiny gerbil was slung like rubbish into a skip in Nuneaton
yesterday 15:35 Reports of child sexual exploitation in Solihull double in 12 months
yesterday 15:35 Reports of child sexual exploitation in Solihull double in 12 months
yesterday 15:35 Woman attacked in "nasty" road rage assault on A444
yesterday 15:35 Woman attacked in "nasty" road rage assault on A444
yesterday 14:32 Nuneaton praised for welcoming Gurkha community at unique memorial service
yesterday 14:32 Nuneaton praised for welcoming Gurkha community at unique memorial service
yesterday 14:32 Watch: An exclusive look around Coventry's historic hidden gem
yesterday 14:32 Watch: An exclusive look around Coventry's historic hidden gem
yesterday 14:32 Homeless man attacked outside Nuneaton mini market
yesterday 14:32 Homeless man attacked outside Nuneaton mini market
yesterday 14:32 Homeless man jailed for stealing cars to sleep in
yesterday 14:32 Homeless man jailed for stealing cars to sleep in
yesterday 14:32 Residents furious as plan for 210 student flats has less than 30 parking spaces
yesterday 14:32 Residents furious as plan for 210 student flats has less than 30 parking spaces
yesterday 12:26 Coventry's proud home record at Butts Park Arena ended by Darlington Mowden Park
yesterday 12:26 Coventry's proud home record at Butts Park Arena ended by Darlington Mowden Park
yesterday 12:26 Coventry woman speaks out over 'hate crime' stalker hell
yesterday 12:26 Coventry woman speaks out over 'hate crime' stalker hell
yesterday 12:26 Coventry City boss Mark Robins to run rule over three potential new signings
yesterday 12:26 CBeebies' Bing Bunny hitting Vue cinemas across UK - how to get tickets
yesterday 12:26 CBeebies' Bing Bunny hitting Vue cinemas across UK - how to get tickets
yesterday 12:26 Royal baby on the way: Duchess of Cambridge in early stages of labour
yesterday 12:26 Schoolboy hospitalised after collision with car in Nuneaton
yesterday 12:26 Schoolboy hospitalised after collision with car in Nuneaton
yesterday 12:26 Britain set for new cold front with plunging temperatures and frost
yesterday 12:26 Britain set for new cold front with plunging temperatures and frost
yesterday 10:20 Rugby Lions could be relegated, Jimmy Gopperth's Nuneaton Old Edwardians survive, Rugby St Andrews champions, Old Wheatleyans go down
yesterday 10:20 Rugby Lions could be relegated, Jimmy Gopperth's Nuneaton Old Edwardians survive, Rugby St Andrews champions, Old Wheatleyans go down
yesterday 10:20 Sainsbury's is making some big changes to Nectar points
yesterday 10:20 Sainsbury's is making some big changes to Nectar points
yesterday 10:20 Warm weather brings thousands to Coventry's Vaisakhi parade
yesterday 09:17 Royal baby on the way: Duchess of Cambridge in early stages of labour
yesterday 09:17 The Sherlocks announce Coventry gig - how to get tickets
yesterday 09:17 The Sherlocks announce Coventry gig - how to get tickets
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today 03:08 Coronation Street: Producer Kate Oates QUITS soap after criticism over controversial plots
today 03:08 Toronto van attack: Who is police suspect Alek Minassian?
today 03:08 'I just froze' - CHILLING account of woman just 'a few feet' away from Toronto van attack
today 02:53 Millicent Fawcett: Statue of suffragist to be unveiled in London
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today 02:05 Coronation Street: Kym Marsh speaks out on Ryan Thomas and Tina O'Brien spat - 'He's mean'
today 02:05 Royal Wedding 2018: Queen ‘to hide’ microphones in flowers - but why?
today 02:05 Theresa May told 'CONFRONT the Remoaners' as pro-EU MPs plot Customs Union HUMILIATION
today 02:02 Arsenal legend Ian Wright fuming as golden boot and medals on sale for £7MILLION
today 02:02 Two teen girls STABBED in London – girl arrested as bloodbath continues
today 02:02 Kate and Wills’ ‘CONCERNED’ body language at baby unveiling REVEALED
today 02:02 Alfie Evans given Italian citizenship boosting hopes of 'immediate transfer' for treatment
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today 02:02 Toronto van attack suspect NAMED after ten killed
today 02:02 BREAKING: Alfie Evans's dad claims 'son's life support has been withdrawn'
today 01:50 Britain's Fat Fight: Why we're losing
today 01:50 Where have the UK's 10,000 Syrian refugees gone?
today 01:50 In pictures: Sophie Raworth and the 150-mile desert ultra-marathon
today 01:50 Co-living in London: Friendship, fines and frustration
today 01:50 MPs announce hand car-wash 'slavery probe'
today 01:50 Jillian Howell death: Victim 'had bully scrawled on head'
today 01:50 Horses 'fly-tipped and left to die', says RSPCA
today 01:14 World in brief: April 24
today 01:14 Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson shares first photo with baby Tiana
today 01:02 Britain's Got Talent 2018: Pensioner lost MILLIONS after giving hit song to Pat Benatar
today 01:02 Toronto van attack pictures: Devastating images of pedestrian horror as death toll rises
today 01:02 Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Mary Berry to sign up? Claudia Winkleman drops huge bombshell
today 01:02 BREAKING: George HW Bush 'IN INTENSIVE CARE' just days after death of wife Barbara Bush
today 01:02 Obamas congratulate royals on third child and propose Kensington Palace PYJAMA PARTY
today 00:59 April 22 will forever be known as Stephen Lawrence Day, Theresa May says
today 00:59 Toronto van attack suspect NAMED after nine killed
today 00:59 Miss Bum Bum winner Suzy Cortez in kinky Coutinho tribute
today 00:59 Camilla Parker Bowles RINSED after documentary reveals Duchess 'spooked by ghost'
today 00:59 He’s here! World’s FIRST glimpse of Kate and Wills’ royal baby
today 00:59 Cops capture 'Waffle House shooter' who 'killed four in NAKED rampage'
today 00:59 'Congratulations and celebrations' BBC quote Cliff Richard song after police raid
today 00:59 BREAKING: Former US president George HW Bush hospitalised a day after wife's funeral
today 00:47 Labour election candidate facing calls to stand down
today 00:47 Alfie Evans parents lose 'last-ditch appeal' over life support
today 00:11 Toronto van swerves across four lanes to 'deliberately' hit pedestrians - witnesses
today 00:11 'Kill me': Van attack suspect shouts to police after Toronto collision
today 00:11 1 in 5 cases of PMS may be linked to drinking alcohol, study claims
today 00:08 Drinking alcohol linked to more severe symptoms of PMS
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today 23:59 ‘What Brexit rebellion?’ Confident Iain Duncan Smith promises ‘Remainers will NOT win’
today 23:59 All hail QUEEN Camilla: Twitter erupts for ‘lovely down to earth’ Duchess of Cornwall
today 23:59 'It's reprehensible!' Former Brexit minster SLAMS EU for refusing to talk about trade
today 23:59 Far-right activists build BARRIER along France-Italy border in swipe at Macron
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