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Burglar charged after stealing two cars and flipping one

A car key burglar has been charged after stealing two cars and flipping the second one onto its roof.

In the first incident, the burglar entered an address in Nuneaton through a front door, stealing the keys to a Ford Fiesta.

The car was then ditched and the owner found it near to ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Heath Stevens named Coventry Rugby captain

Heath Stevens has been appointed as first team Captain as the club forms a new structure in its leadership roles with Coventry Rugby preparing for life in the Greene King IPA Championship.

Stevens will join Phil Boulton, who will continue as Club Captain for the new season, and with this ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Heath Stevens named Coventry Rugby captain

Heath Stevens has been appointed as first team Captain as the club forms a new structure in its leadership roles with Coventry Rugby preparing for life in the Greene King IPA Championship.

Stevens will join Phil Boulton, who will continue as Club Captain for the new season, and with this ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Iceland is selling Baileys eclairs oozing with boozy cream

Stop what you're doing and head to your nearest Iceland store right now.

The frozen food retailer is now selling chocolate eclairs oozing with boozy Baileys cream.

The mini pastries come in a pack of four and they're a steal at just £2 per box.

Better still, you can get ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Iceland is selling Baileys eclairs oozing with boozy cream

Stop what you're doing and head to your nearest Iceland store right now.

The frozen food retailer is now selling chocolate eclairs oozing with boozy Baileys cream.

The mini pastries come in a pack of four and they're a steal at just £2 per box.

Better still, you can get ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Coventry City star Marc McNulty scoops top award

Coventry City's Marc McNulty has been voted the PFA Bristol Street Motors Player of the Year.

The award is voted for by football fans and the Sky Blues star won 42% of the vote, Luton Town’s Danny Hylton was in second place with 29%.

The full list of contenders from the final ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
What to do in Coventry and Warwickshire over half term

Looking for things to do out and about in Coventry Warwickshire this half term?

Then look no further because we have compiled a handy guide to give you lots of inspiration.

The weather forecast isn't looking as bright as we hoped but there's plenty to keep the kids busy indoors as ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
What to do in Coventry and Warwickshire over half term

Looking for things to do out and about in Coventry Warwickshire this half term?

Then look no further because we have compiled a handy guide to give you lots of inspiration.

The weather forecast isn't looking as bright as we hoped but there's plenty to keep the kids busy indoors as ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Green Army! Dubliners out in force at Wembley as players' families get behind Coventry City

Coventry City skipper Michael Doyle's friends and family will be out in force on Monday, making the trip over from Ireland to support the 36-year-old.

The Dubliner says that occasions like the League Two Play-Off Final are all about winning – but it is equally a very special day for all ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Police Commander grilled over crime in Solihull suburbs

Fears have been raised about a recent spate of crimes in some Solihull suburbs.

A public meeting on Wednesday heard concerns about car thefts and late night break-ins in streets such as Welcombe Grove - a leafy cul-de-sac in one of the borough's most affluent neighbourhoods.

Issues ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Police Commander grilled over crime in Solihull suburbs

Fears have been raised about a recent spate of crimes in some Solihull suburbs.

A public meeting on Wednesday heard concerns about car thefts and late night break-ins in streets such as Welcombe Grove - a leafy cul-de-sac in one of the borough's most affluent neighbourhoods.

Issues ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Calls to toughen up 'failing' laws to stop travellers in Solihull

Laws available to local councils to deal with traveller encampments are "failing", Solihull residents have been told.

Councillor Tony Dicicco (Con, Meriden) said that he wanted to see a change in legislation, which would prevent groups from "criss-crossing" the ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Calls to toughen up 'failing' laws to stop travellers in Solihull

Laws available to local councils to deal with traveller encampments are "failing", Solihull residents have been told.

Councillor Tony Dicicco (Con, Meriden) said that he wanted to see a change in legislation, which would prevent groups from "criss-crossing" the ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Bus diversions in place ahead of Biggest Weekend

We are now just days away from the BBC Music Biggest Weekend in Coventry, and attendees will be making their travel plans ahead of the event.

But even if you aren't actually going to War Memorial Park for the musical extravaganza, locals will need to be aware of altered bus routes as a ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Bus diversions in place ahead of Biggest Weekend

We are now just days away from the BBC Music Biggest Weekend in Coventry, and attendees will be making their travel plans ahead of the event.

But even if you aren't actually going to War Memorial Park for the musical extravaganza, locals will need to be aware of altered bus routes as a ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Food poverty in Coventry to be tackled with community supermarket scheme

Coventry is set to pilot a community supermarket scheme in a bid to tackle food poverty and reduce the demand on the city's foodbanks.

Feeding Coventry has secured £250,000 of National Lottery funding to launch the scheme which will sell food at a discounted price to people in need. ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
Food poverty in Coventry to be tackled with community supermarket scheme

Coventry is set to pilot a community supermarket scheme in a bid to tackle food poverty and reduce the demand on the city's foodbanks.

Feeding Coventry has secured £250,000 of National Lottery funding to launch the scheme which will sell food at a discounted price to people in need. ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
This is how you will be kept safe at the Biggest Weekend

With the hours ticking down until the start of the BBC Music's Biggest Weekend in Coventry, final preparations are well underway to make sure that the event runs smoothly.

But while the setting up of the War Memorial Park for the festival of music is easy to see, much more takes place ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
This is how you will be kept safe at the Biggest Weekend

With the hours ticking down until the start of the BBC Music's Biggest Weekend in Coventry, final preparations are well underway to make sure that the event runs smoothly.

But while the setting up of the War Memorial Park for the festival of music is easy to see, much more takes place ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
This is why a Coventry primary school has closed today

A Coventry primary school has been forced to close early today - as a result of problems with their staff toilets.

Parents who have children at Pearl Hyde Community Primary School were sent a text message earlier today (May 25), asking them to collect their children at 1pm.

A staff ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new
This is why a Coventry primary school has closed today

A Coventry primary school has been forced to close early today - as a result of problems with their staff toilets.

Parents who have children at Pearl Hyde Community Primary School were sent a text message earlier today (May 25), asking them to collect their children at 1pm.

A staff ...

2018-05-25 20:02 open_in_new