Latest News Headlines UK

BBC Coventry

Hart in Hampshire 'best place to live in UK'

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Hart in Hampshire is the best place to live in the UK, a study has ...

2017-12-16 12:51 open_in_new
European Champions Cup: Wasps v La Rochelle

England number eight Nathan Hughes returns as Wasps take on Top 14 leaders La Rochelle in the Champions Cup.

Hughes suffered a bruised knee during the autumn internationals.

Full-back Willie Le Roux has recovered from illness as Wasps look to bounce back from last week's 49-29 ...

2017-12-15 18:49 open_in_new
World Squash Championship: Britain's Sarah-Jane Perry beaten again by Joelle King

Britain's Sarah-Jane Perry missed out on a place in the World Championship quarter-finals as she lost 3-1 to Joelle King of New Zealand.

Seventh seed Perry, the 27-year-old British number two, had lost all four previous meetings with ninth seed King.

King surged 9-0 ahead and took ...

2017-12-14 05:57 open_in_new
Danny Wilson: Cardiff Blues boss set to become Wasps forwards coach

Cardiff Blues head coach Danny Wilson is set to become the new forwards coach at Wasps for the 2018/19 season.

The 40-year-old announced in September he would be leaving the Welsh region at the end of this campaign.

Wilson will link up with Wasps' Welsh director of rugby Dai Young at ...

2017-12-13 20:43 open_in_new
Allotment seed swapping may be vital to plant health

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Seed swapping is a way of life on many allotments, but it could be ...

2017-12-13 17:35 open_in_new
Nicola Payne: Missing mum's family triple reward money

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

The family of Nicola Payne have made a renewed appeal to find her body ...

2017-12-13 14:29 open_in_new
Nuneaton policeman buys McDonalds for rough sleepers

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

A police officer has attracted social media praise after buying food for ...

2017-12-12 15:35 open_in_new
Attempted murder charge after Stratford shooting

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a teenager was shot in ...

2017-12-12 14:33 open_in_new
Record child demand at food banks

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Record numbers of children are expected to be fed by food banks this ...

2017-12-11 16:33 open_in_new
The moments London Midland passengers will not forget
At precisely 02:00 GMT on Sunday, a maligned train operator stopped running the West Midlands rail franchise covering a swathe of the nation. Since 2007, London Midland had offered more than 1,000 services a day. Or according to its timetable it did. The reality was somewhat different. What follows are the moments that left customers bemused, peeved or just plain chilly on a platform, wishing their phone had more charge. ...
2017-12-10 13:01 open_in_new
Woman hurt in Coventry during suspected kidnapping

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

A group of about eight people chased away a suspected kidnapper when they ...

2017-12-09 20:01 open_in_new
European Champions Cup: La Rochelle v Wasps

Wasps second row Joe Launchbury returns to captain his side in their Champions Cup tie against La Rochelle on Sunday.

Launchbury missed last weekend's bonus-point victory over Leicester and is the only change made by Dai Young.

Kearnan Myall is in line to make his 100th appearance ...

2017-12-09 13:49 open_in_new
UK City of Culture: A beginner's guide to Coventry

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Few people outside of the Midlands are aware of the mixture of heritage ...

2017-12-08 16:37 open_in_new
UK City of Culture 2021: Can Coventry rise up from grimy decline?

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

What was it like growing up in Coventry, and how can being UK City of ...

2017-12-08 15:35 open_in_new
Coventry celebrates City of Culture win

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

"Diversity and inclusivity" will be at the heart of Coventry's year as UK ...

2017-12-08 15:35 open_in_new
Plumb Center owner Wolseley plans 800 job cuts

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

The owners of plumbing supply company Plumb Center have announced ...

2017-12-08 10:23 open_in_new
GE Rugby and Stafford job cuts: 'Major blow to Midlands'

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

Plans by General Electric to cut 1,100 jobs at its Staffordshire and ...

2017-12-07 20:49 open_in_new
General Electric to shed 12,000 jobs

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

General Electric is to cut 12,000 jobs in its power business, 18% of the ...

2017-12-07 15:33 open_in_new
Drones used to spot leaky pipes via satellite in space

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

It's not a surprise that pushing water at pressure through sometimes ...

2017-12-06 20:45 open_in_new
Coventry stabbing death victim named as Susan Westwood

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

A woman who was found dead with multiple stab wounds at a house in ...

2017-12-06 18:39 open_in_new
Driverless cars and the economic traffic jam

Share this with

Email

Facebook

Messenger

Messenger

Twitter

Pinterest

WhatsApp

LinkedIn

Copy this link

These are external links and will open in a new window

The Business Secretary Greg Clark chose a 'new-tech' battery manufacturer ...

2017-12-05 19:41 open_in_new