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Lidl launching cheap range of flowers that thrive in heatwave

Whilst the summer heatwave has been a welcome surprise for the nation it seems some UK gardens just can’t handle the heat.

To revive tired gardens, Lidl UK is launching a new range of flowers that thrive in the sunshine and add a pop of summer colour to outdoor spaces.

Available in ...

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Lidl launching cheap range of flowers that thrive in heatwave

Whilst the summer heatwave has been a welcome surprise for the nation it seems some UK gardens just can’t handle the heat.

To revive tired gardens, Lidl UK is launching a new range of flowers that thrive in the sunshine and add a pop of summer colour to outdoor spaces.

Available in ...

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Man arrested in Bedworth armed raid charged with weapons offences

A man arrested in Bedworth by armed police as part of an international operation has now been charged.

Armed officers surrounded a house in Robinson Road on Thursday evening during the pre-planned operation, which also saw a pistol intercepted as it was being imported in to the country ...

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Health and Safety Executive speak out after machinery fell on man's head

The Health and Safety Executive has spoken out following an incident on Friday which saw a piece of machinery fall on a man's head.

The Warwickshire and Northamptonshire air ambulance was drafted in along with several resources from West Midlands Ambulance Service to treat the patient. ...

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Health and Safety Executive speak out after machinery fell on man's head

The Health and Safety Executive has spoken out following an incident on Friday which saw a piece of machinery fall on a man's head.

The Warwickshire and Northamptonshire air ambulance was drafted in along with several resources from West Midlands Ambulance Service to treat the patient. ...

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Teenager admits leading police on early-morning chase through Coventry and Warwickshire

A teenager has admitted taking police on a chase through Coventry and several surrounding villages.

Justin Paul Scott-Horscroft, 18, pleaded guilty to charges of dangerous driving and failing to stop for police when he appeared before magistrates.

He was arrested after police chased ...

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Coventry City to celebrate the life of a legend on opening day at the Ricoh

Coventry City will remember the life of legendary player Ernie Hunt in a special celebration at the opening game of the season.

Hunt passed away in June at the age of 75.

The Sky Blues legend made over 150 appearances for the club, scoring 51 goals in the process, including his most ...

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Change of date for Belgrade Theatre pantomime auditions

Auditions for youngsters who fancy treading the boards in the Belgrade Theatre’s annual pantomime have been brought forward.

The open children’s auditions for Sleeping Beauty were due to take place on Sunday, September 9, but they will now take place a week earlier on Sunday, September ...

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Change of date for Belgrade Theatre pantomime auditions

Auditions for youngsters who fancy treading the boards in the Belgrade Theatre’s annual pantomime have been brought forward.

The open children’s auditions for Sleeping Beauty were due to take place on Sunday, September 9, but they will now take place a week earlier on Sunday, September ...

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Coventry looks set to join The Black Country and Cornwall getting its own flag

Coventry could get its own flag, as part of the ongoing City of Culture celebrations.

The calls come after a member of the public called in to BBC Radio presenter Vic Minett’s mid-morning programme suggesting the city should have a representative flag.

And now, BBC Coventry & ...

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Coventry looks set to join The Black Country and Cornwall getting its own flag

Coventry could get its own flag, as part of the ongoing City of Culture celebrations.

The calls come after a member of the public called in to BBC Radio presenter Vic Minett’s mid-morning programme suggesting the city should have a representative flag.

And now, BBC Coventry & ...

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Police investigating racist attack on bus driver at Nuneaton station

Cops say an attack on a driver at Nuneaton bus station was racially motivated.

The victim, who has not been identified but is aged in his 40s, was left with broken glasses and an injury to his arm after being assaulted at the station off Harefield Road.

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Chelsea manager makes winning start at the helm

Chelsea's new manager enjoyed a winning start to life as manager of The Blues, with a victory in a pre-season friendly.

Italian Maurizio Sarri took over as manager just days ago, and his first game in charge saw Chelsea edge past Australian side Perth Glory in a friendly ...

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Chelsea manager makes winning start at the helm

Chelsea's new manager enjoyed a winning start to life as manager of The Blues, with a victory in a pre-season friendly.

Italian Maurizio Sarri took over as manager just days ago, and his first game in charge saw Chelsea edge past Australian side Perth Glory in a friendly ...

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Europa League draw: Aberdeen or Burnley to face Turkish side

The winner of Aberdeen and Burnley face a tough trip to Turkey, after the draw for the third qualifying round of the Europa League has been made.

Whichever side emerges victorious will travel to Istanbul Basaksehir, who came off a successful season in the Turkish top division last term. ...

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Europa League draw: Aberdeen or Burnley to face Turkish side

The winner of Aberdeen and Burnley face a tough trip to Turkey, after the draw for the third qualifying round of the Europa League has been made.

Whichever side emerges victorious will travel to Istanbul Basaksehir, who came off a successful season in the Turkish top division last term. ...

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UK braced for hottest day of year - but can you leave work if it's too hot?

The hottest day of the decade could be on its way to the UK – with the mercury set to climb to highs of 34 degrees on Wednesday (25 July), according to the Met Office.

But the sun’s rays can make the working environment almost unbearable.

Laura Kearsley , partner and solicitor ...

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UK braced for hottest day of year - but can you leave work if it's too hot?

The hottest day of the decade could be on its way to the UK – with the mercury set to climb to highs of 34 degrees on Wednesday (25 July), according to the Met Office.

But the sun’s rays can make the working environment almost unbearable.

Laura Kearsley , partner and solicitor ...

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Four-year-old rushed to hospital after 'toxic caterpillar sting'

A four-year-old son was rushed hospital after being "stung" by a caterpillar.

And now his mum has issued chilling warnings to parents.

Young Beau became violently sick after he accidentally touched the creepy-crawly, his mum Lauryn Mae Jordan says.

The bug was on a ...

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Four-year-old rushed to hospital after 'toxic caterpillar sting'

A four-year-old son was rushed hospital after being "stung" by a caterpillar.

And now his mum has issued chilling warnings to parents.

Young Beau became violently sick after he accidentally touched the creepy-crawly, his mum Lauryn Mae Jordan says.

The bug was on a ...

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Court date for attempted murder suspect after stabbing in Coventry

A provisional trial date has been set in the case of a Coventry man charged with attempted murder.

Ali Mashru was arrested after another man was found with stab wounds to his arm and stomach in Humber Avenue, Stoke, on June 15.

Mashru, 26, of St George's Road, Lower Stoke, was due to ...

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