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England v Barbarians: Elliot Daly at full-back for non-cap match at Twickenham

Elliot Daly will make his first start at full-back for England in Sunday's non-cap match against the Barbarians at Twickenham.

There are four uncapped players in the XV, with Henry Trinder at outside centre and Jack Singleton, Elliott Stooke and Zach Mercer in the forwards.

Regular ...

2018-05-25 13:41 open_in_new
Coventry father and son jailed for 'horrifying' abuse

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A father and son have been convicted of "systematic and horrifying child ...

2018-05-24 21:56 open_in_new
Jesse Richards murder: Police hunt for body in Corley

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Police search teams are hunting a field for the body of a father-of-three ...

2018-05-24 19:50 open_in_new
Pilot Andrew McIntosh jailed for killing wife

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An airline pilot who beat his wife to death using a saucepan has been ...

2018-05-24 14:35 open_in_new
Pilot murdered wife in Knightcote saucepan attack

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An airline pilot who battered his estranged wife to death with a saucepan ...

2018-05-23 19:26 open_in_new
Matt Symons: Harlequins sign Wasps lock for 2018-19 season

Harlequins have agreed a deal to sign Wasps forward Matt Symons this summer.

The 28-year-old lock, who joined Wasps from London Irish in the summer of 2016, only featured five times in all competitions this season.

"He brings a physicality and line-out authority that we've been ...

2018-05-23 18:23 open_in_new
Coventry's parking scheme to continue despite criticism

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Controversial city centre parking charges will continue, a council says, ...

2018-05-23 15:14 open_in_new
Danny Cipriani listed as full-back in England training squad for Barbarians squad

Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani has been listed as a full-back in England's training squad for Sunday's match against the Barbarians.

Cipriani is among 35 players named, including his club-mates Nathan Hughes, Elliot Daly, Dan Robson and Joe Launchbury.

Wasps were knocked out of the ...

2018-05-22 15:05 open_in_new
Jack Willis: Wasps flanker sidelined for up to 12 months with knee injury

Wasps flanker Jack Willis could be out of action for up to 12 months because of the knee injury he sustained in Saturday's Premiership semi-final.

The 21-year-old had been named in England's squad for the tour of South Africa but now faces a lengthy absence.

Scans on the injury ...

2018-05-22 14:02 open_in_new
Abhimanyu Chohan: Concern for missing Coventry schoolboy

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Police are "concerned for the welfare" of a 15-year-old boy who went ...

2018-05-21 23:20 open_in_new
Coventry City: Club to wear one-off kit for League Two play-off final

Coventry City will wear a one-off shirt for their League Two play-off final against Exeter City after running out of this season's home kit.

The Sky Blues take on the Grecians at Wembley on Monday, 28 May, having beaten Notts County in the semi-finals.

The team will play in a limited ...

2018-05-21 15:59 open_in_new
Andrew Pozzi & Aries Merritt beaten in Great CityGames

The expected Great CityGames duel between Aries Merritt and Andrew Pozzi over 110m hurdles produced an unexpected winner with Poland's Damian Czykier taking an error-strewn race.

American world record-holder Merrit and Britain's world indoor champion Pozzi both clattered hurdles, finishing ...

2018-05-18 22:50 open_in_new
In pictures: Great Midwifery Cake Off

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Midwives have been flaunting both their artistic and baking skills at the ...

2018-05-18 20:44 open_in_new
Premiership: Saracens v Wasps

England forward Billy Vunipola returns from a hamstring injury as Saracens make seven changes for the Premiership play-off semi-final against Wasps.

Brother Mako is part of a new front row while lock George Kruis, wing Chris Wyles and centre Alex Lozowski return.

Wasps number eight ...

2018-05-18 16:02 open_in_new
Sister's tribute to Coventry hit-and-run death father

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The aunt of two boys killed in a hit-and run crash in Coventry has paid ...

2018-05-18 13:56 open_in_new
One-Day Cup: Derbyshire score 357 as they beat Warwickshire

Derbyshire made their highest-ever score in 50-over cricket as they began this season's One-Day Cup campaign with a 57-run win over Warwickshire.

Led by opener Billy Godleman's career-best 137, and fifties from Ben Slater (69) and Wayne Madsen (58), the visitors piled up 357-8 at ...

2018-05-17 21:08 open_in_new
Fresh allegation against Scots Sikh held in India

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Further details have emerged in the case of a Scottish Sikh who has been ...

2018-05-17 21:08 open_in_new
Casper and Corey Platt-May deaths: Father found dead in Greece hotel

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The father of two boys killed in a hit-and-run crash in Coventry has been ...

2018-05-17 16:56 open_in_new
Warwickshire pilot 'lost control in wife murder'

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2018-05-17 01:11 open_in_new
Man killed in Coventry hit-and-run named

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An 83-year-old man who was killed when he was struck by a car which ...

2018-05-16 18:53 open_in_new
Danny Cipriani: Wasps fly-half says he turned down offers from abroad

Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani says he turned down approaches from abroad before opting to sign for Premiership rivals Gloucester.

The 30-year-old was recalled to the England squad for their tour of South Africa after a three-year absence.

And Cipriani, whose contract at Wasps ends ...

2018-05-15 19:47 open_in_new