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County Championship: Warwickshire bowl out Middlesex as James Fuller hits 71

Division Two leaders Warwickshire bowled Middlesex out for 236 on day one at Lord's.

After winning the toss and deciding to bat, the hosts were reduced to 76-6 before Max Holden (48) and James Fuller put on 106 for the seventh wicket.

Fuller (71) rescued a batting bonus point with ...

yesterday 19:15 open_in_new
Warning over bogus charity worker committing sex assaults

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A man has been posing as a charity worker to commit sexual assaults, ...

yesterday 18:11 open_in_new
London Anniversary Games: Kare Adenegan & Sophie Hahn set world records

Great British wheelchair racer Kare Adenegan set a huge new world record in the T34 100m at the Anniversary Games.

The 17-year-old shattered compatriot Hannah Cockcroft's mark of 17.18 seconds with a searing time of 16.80 at London Stadium.

It was the first of the day's two British ...

yesterday 15:02 open_in_new
Wasps: Henley Hawks RFC to host Premiership club's new southern academy

Premiership club Wasps have opened a new junior academy in Henley on Thames.

The club's Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire-based 15-to-18-year-olds will use National Two side Henley Hawks RFC as their training base.

Wasps, based at Coventry's Ricoh Arena since 2015 after leaving Adams ...

2018-07-20 18:50 open_in_new
Medicinal cannabis 'should be available on prescription'

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Doctors in the UK should have the option to prescribe cannabis-derived ...

2018-07-19 23:56 open_in_new
Men admit 'knife to baby's throat' robbery in Coventry

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Two men have admitted the robbery of a family's home in which a knife was ...

2018-07-19 16:35 open_in_new
Coventry child rapist jailed over horrific abuse

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A sex offender who carried out a catalogue of horrific child abuse has ...

2018-07-17 20:29 open_in_new
Mum of autistic boy slams school for 'abusive' voicemail

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School staff unwittingly left an expletive-laden voicemail about an ...

2018-07-17 19:26 open_in_new
George Eliot Hospital nurse 'claimed £50,000 in unearned wages'

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A nurse who was paid £50,000 for more than 230 shifts she did not work ...

2018-07-17 16:17 open_in_new
Coventry child rapist Anthony Potts jailed with four others

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A child rapist at the centre of "systematic and horrifying child sexual ...

2018-07-17 00:32 open_in_new
T20 Blast: Yorkshire Vikings end Worcestershire Rapids unbeaten start

Yorkshire consigned Worcestershire to their first T20 Blast defeat of the season with a 12-run win at New Road.

The Vikings posted 179-7 in their 20 overs, with Adam Lyth (35) and Gary Ballance (40) top-scoring.

Yorkshire made a great start in the field to leave the hosts on 58-5 but ...

2018-07-15 19:08 open_in_new
T20 Blast: Aaron Finch and Ben Raine hit tons, and Worcestershire Rapids win again

Worcestershire Rapids are the only side left unbeaten in the T20 Blast after beating Northamptonshire Steelbacks.

In a match reduced to nine overs each by rain, Travis Head's 37 from 14 balls helped the Rapids to 130-3, with Northants falling well short on 89-6.

Meanwhile, Aaron ...

2018-07-14 01:10 open_in_new
Funeral for Warwickshire long-serving police officer

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The funeral has been held for a "much-loved and long-serving" police ...

2018-07-13 15:43 open_in_new
Pick of the Proms: Five stand-outs from the 2018 season

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The 2018 Proms kick off on Friday, launching a season that includes a ...

2018-07-13 13:35 open_in_new
Nuneaton bowling alley siege sentence reduced

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A man who took two people hostage at a bowling alley in a "suicide by ...

2018-07-13 13:35 open_in_new
Policeman told Coventry man: 'You'd be first one I'd shoot'

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A police officer who told a man "you would be the first one I'd shoot if ...

2018-07-11 17:17 open_in_new
No charges for assault probe Nuneaton councillor

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No charges will be brought against a councillor and ex deputy police and ...

2018-07-11 16:14 open_in_new
Cave rescue: The divers who got the Thai boys out

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The rescuers who worked to save the group trapped in a Thai cave were a ...

2018-07-11 00:29 open_in_new
Deadly carp disease Koi herpesvirus closes fisheries

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Four fisheries have closed after a deadly disease was ...

2018-07-10 23:26 open_in_new
Alfie Dingley's medical cannabis let through UK border

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The mother of a boy with epilepsy has legally brought medicinal cannabis ...

2018-07-10 23:26 open_in_new
Murder charge over Coventry street stab death

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A family has paid tribute to their "beautiful" son as a man is charged ...

2018-07-10 12:56 open_in_new