Coventry Telegraph

Coventry City fanzone: 'Just what can this restructured squad achieve this season?'

With the football league season well and truly underway, it’s fair to say that the Sky Blues have made a strong start.

Two wins from two in the league, both yielding clean sheets, and a valiant effort in the league cup, should give the Sky Blue Army cloud nine thoughts.

It poses ...

2017-08-18 07:01 open_in_new
Coventry City fanzone: 'Just what can this restructured squad achieve this season?'

With the football league season well and truly underway, it’s fair to say that the Sky Blues have made a strong start.

Two wins from two in the league, both yielding clean sheets, and a valiant effort in the league cup, should give the Sky Blue Army cloud nine thoughts.

It poses ...

2017-08-18 07:01 open_in_new
UK and Europe weather forecasts for this weekend as Hurricane Gert hits Britain

Are you heading home from your holiday this weekend?

Or maybe you are jetting off for a mid-August trip to abroad?

Whether you're on the continent or in the UK, don't worry, we've got you covered.

These are the key forecasts for the holiday hotspots this weekend - as well as ...

2017-08-18 07:01 open_in_new
UK and Europe weather forecasts for this weekend as Hurricane Gert hits Britain

Are you heading home from your holiday this weekend?

Or maybe you are jetting off for a mid-August trip to abroad?

Whether you're on the continent or in the UK, don't worry, we've got you covered.

These are the key forecasts for the holiday hotspots this weekend - as well as ...

2017-08-18 07:01 open_in_new
Fleetwood Town sign Bournemouth defender Baily Cargill

Former Coventry City loanee Baily Cargill has signed for Fleetwood Town on a season-long loan.

The Bournemouth defender made his Cherries debut back in March, during the 1-1 draw at Old Trafford against Manchester United.

The 22-year-old spent time on loan at the Sky Blues during the ...

2017-08-18 02:37 open_in_new
Fleetwood Town sign Bournemouth defender Baily Cargill

Former Coventry City loanee Baily Cargill has signed for Fleetwood Town on a season-long loan.

The Bournemouth defender made his Cherries debut back in March, during the 1-1 draw at Old Trafford against Manchester United.

The 22-year-old spent time on loan at the Sky Blues during the ...

2017-08-18 02:37 open_in_new
Wasps: The A to Z of Dai Young's Premiership rivals

Wasps’ Premiership campaign gets underway when Sale visit the Ricoh Arena on the opening weekend of September.

Dai Young’s team will hope to continue their six-year spell of upward mobility, which has taken them from an eleventh-placed finish when the former Wales prop took over to ...

2017-08-18 01:31 open_in_new
Wasps: The A to Z of Dai Young's Premiership rivals

Wasps’ Premiership campaign gets underway when Sale visit the Ricoh Arena on the opening weekend of September.

Dai Young’s team will hope to continue their six-year spell of upward mobility, which has taken them from an eleventh-placed finish when the former Wales prop took over to ...

2017-08-18 01:31 open_in_new
Wasps' Dai Young: "It was a good performance, but there's nothing we can't improve on next week"

Wasps boss Dai Youg pronounced himself largely satisfied with his team’s opening effort against Ulster in Belfast.

Young’s team claimed four tries in a 26-15 win, but their rugby director said the first pre-season friendly was more about performance levels than the ...

2017-08-18 00:25 open_in_new
Wasps' Dai Young: "It was a good performance, but there's nothing we can't improve on next week"

Wasps boss Dai Youg pronounced himself largely satisfied with his team’s opening effort against Ulster in Belfast.

Young’s team claimed four tries in a 26-15 win, but their rugby director said the first pre-season friendly was more about performance levels than the ...

2017-08-18 00:25 open_in_new
Match report: Four-try Wasps off to a winning start in Belfast

A typically hit-and-miss pre-season friendly saw Wasps register four tries in claiming a 26-15 win against European Cup pool one rivals Ulster.

The black-and-golds struck twice in each half to claim a regulation win on a damp night when their defence and scrummaging power caught the ...

2017-08-18 00:25 open_in_new
Match report: Four-try Wasps off to a winning start in Belfast

A typically hit-and-miss pre-season friendly saw Wasps register four tries in claiming a 26-15 win against European Cup pool one rivals Ulster.

The black-and-golds struck twice in each half to claim a regulation win on a damp night when their defence and scrummaging power caught the ...

2017-08-18 00:25 open_in_new
Five must read stories

First pictures of Coventry man who sadly died while sea swimming in Cornwall

The man, named locally as Oneil ‘Kenny’ Din, died after swimming in the sea at Newquay on Tuesday - it is understood he and two friends were caught in a rip tide.

Read the full story here.

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2017-08-17 23:15 open_in_new
Five must read stories

First pictures of Coventry man who sadly died while sea swimming in Cornwall

The man, named locally as Oneil ‘Kenny’ Din, died after swimming in the sea at Newquay on Tuesday - it is understood he and two friends were caught in a rip tide.

Read the full story here.

...

2017-08-17 23:15 open_in_new
Coventry City digest: On the day Sky Blues paid record fee for Welsh international

On August 17, 2000, Craig Bellamy joined Coventry City for £6.5m from Norwich City, taking over from Robbie Keane as the Sky Blues' record signing.

Gordon Strachan was the man at the helm when the 21-year-old Welsh striker moved to Highfield Road from Carrow Road.

Bellamy only ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
Coventry City digest: On the day Sky Blues paid record fee for Welsh international

On August 17, 2000, Craig Bellamy joined Coventry City for £6.5m from Norwich City, taking over from Robbie Keane as the Sky Blues' record signing.

Gordon Strachan was the man at the helm when the 21-year-old Welsh striker moved to Highfield Road from Carrow Road.

Bellamy only ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
Homeowners warned as spider season starts WEEKS early

A mother has urged households to be vigilant after stumbling across a gigantic spider - weeks before mating season officially begins.

Stacey Pearson said her and her children were left “traumatised” after finding two huge arachnids in the family’s Merseyside home.

Spiders ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
Homeowners warned as spider season starts WEEKS early

A mother has urged households to be vigilant after stumbling across a gigantic spider - weeks before mating season officially begins.

Stacey Pearson said her and her children were left “traumatised” after finding two huge arachnids in the family’s Merseyside home.

Spiders ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
This is why Coventry is one of the five laziest cities in the UK

Coventry is officially one of the laziest cities in the country.

That's according to new research from Ladbrokes, who have revealed the city ranks in the top five laziest in terms of exercise.

The study identified Swansea as the most active city in the UK.

Indeed, almost a ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
This is why Coventry is one of the five laziest cities in the UK

Coventry is officially one of the laziest cities in the country.

That's according to new research from Ladbrokes, who have revealed the city ranks in the top five laziest in terms of exercise.

The study identified Swansea as the most active city in the UK.

Indeed, almost a ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
Face of man who set pitbull on crack addict who had burgled his dad's home

This is the face of the Coventry man who set his pitbull on a crack addict who had burgled his elderly dad’s home.

Police have issued the mugshot of Martin Carter who spotted Sarah Burke in the street and let his dog loose to attack and bite her.

The attack was filmed on a mobile ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new